Reminder - Minister of State Ablonczy to Hold Media Teleconference from Washington, D.C.

(No. A/88 - November 8, 2011) The Honourable Diane Ablonczy, Minister of State of Foreign Affairs (Americas and Consular Affairs), will hold a media teleconference on Wednesday, November 9, 2011, to discuss Canada’s active engagement in the Americas.

Minister of State Ablonczy will highlight the successful outcomes of Canada’s involvement in the Americas, in particular its involvement with the Es Artes program in El Salvador. This program is an innovative collaboration that shows how cultural development can contribute to economic, social and human development.

Event: Media teleconference
Date:
Wednesday, November 9, 2011
Time:
3:30 p.m. ET

Media representatives wishing to participate in this teleconference should dial 1-877-413-4814 (Canada and the United States toll-free) or 613-960-7526. The access code is 1576128.

For more information, please contact:

John Babcock
Senior Communications Adviser
Office of the Minister of State of Foreign Affairs (Americas and Consular Affairs)
613-944-2300

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