** REVISED ** Minister Paradis to Announce Project to Advance Democracy in the Ukraine

July 29, 2014 — The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, will participate in a roundtable discussion with the Ukrainian-Canadian community to discuss current development challenges in Ukraine as well as Canada’s continued solidarity with the people of Ukraine to fight Russian threats to Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity.

Following the roundtable, Minister Paradis will announce a new project aimed at strengthening multi-party democracy in Ukraine.

Date: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Time: 2:50 p.m.
Place: 855-240 Graham Avenue Winnipeg, Manitoba

Contacts

Sandrine Périon
Press Secretary
Office of the Minister of International Development and La Francophonie
343-203-6238
sandrine.perion@international.gc.ca

Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada
343-203-7700
media@international.gc.ca
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