Reminder - Minister Cannon to Address Africa Partnership Forum in Toronto

(No. A/72 – April 28, 2010) The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, will deliver the opening remarks to the Africa Partnership Forum (APF) on Friday, April 30, 2010.

The APF is an opportunity to reinforce the mutual accountability of G8 and African partners regarding commitments made to African development, as well as to ensure that Africa’s voice and concerns are taken into consideration during upcoming international events.

Event: Speech (open to media)
Date:
Friday, April 30, 2010
Time:
8:30 a.m. ET
Location:
Four Seasons Hotel Toronto, 21 Avenue Road, Toronto, Ontario

Media interested in attending must register before 8:15 a.m. at the APF registration desk on the third floor of the hotel. Photo identification will be required.

For more information, please contact:

Ève Cardinal
Press Secretary
Office of the Minister of Foreign Affairs
613-995-1851

Foreign Affairs Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
613-995-1874