Minister Aglukkaq to Speak About Arctic Council in Whitehorse

November 1, 2012 - The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of Health, Minister of the Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency and Minister for the Arctic Council, will be available to answer questions from the media regarding the engagement round tables she is holding on establishing Canada’s Arctic Council chairmanship priorities.

Canada will serve as chair of the Arctic Council starting in May 2013.

Event: Media availability
Friday, November 2, 2012
12:45 p.m. PT
Press Room, Minister’s Regional Office, Suite 305, 4109 4th Avenue, Whitehorse, Yukon

Media representatives wishing to participate must register with the Foreign Affairs Media Relations Office by calling 613-995-1874.

For more information, please contact:

Foreign Affairs Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
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Cailin Rodgers
Press Secretary
Office of the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq
Federal Minister of Health