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Senator Larry Smith to highlight Canada's support for poverty-reduction efforts in Ghana

April 16, 2014 - Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue – The Honourable Larry Smith, Senator (Québec - Saurel), will highlight Canada’s support for sustainable livelihoods and health programming in Ghana, during an address at McGill University’s Macdonald Campus.

During the address, Senator Smith will make an announcement about a programming partnership between the Government of Canada and McGill University, and highlight support for other food-security initiatives in Ghana.

DATE: Thursday, April 17, 2014

TIME: 10:30 am

LOCATION: Macdonald Stewart Building, Room MS2-022
McGill University, Macdonald Campus
21111 Lakeshore Road
Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue, Quebec

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