Minister of State Valcourt to Take Part in Launch of Rendez-Vous de la Francophonie in Ottawa

February 24, 2012 - The Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of State (Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency) (La Francophonie), will participate in a press conference on Monday, February 27, 2012, to launch the 14th annual Rendez-vous de la Francophonie, a series of cultural and artistic events aiming to highlight La Francophonie Month.

Following his remarks, Minister Valcourt will be available to answer questions from media representatives.

Event: Press conference
Monday, February 27, 2012
11 a.m. ET
Yuk Yuk’s International Stand-Up Comedy, 292 Elgin Street, Ottawa, Ontario

For more information, please contact:

Andréa Richer
Press Secretary
Office of the Minister of State (Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency) (La Francophonie)

Foreign Affairs Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
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