Ambassador Bennett to Host Religious Freedom Round Table

February 19, 2014 - Andrew Bennett, Canada’s Ambassador for Religious Freedom, will host and deliver opening remarks at a Religious Freedom Round Table in Ottawa. The theme of the round table is Middle Eastern Christians After 2010: Persecution, Religious Freedom and Pluralism.

This round table is being organized as part of the Office of Religious Freedom’s mandate to engage in dialogue with experts and faith community leaders on various topics related to the protection and promotion of freedom of religion.

Event: Remarks and photo opportunity
Date:
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Time:
12:45 p.m. ET
Location:
Robertson Room, Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada, 125 Sussex Drive, Ottawa, Ontario

Please note that this event is open only to journalists accredited to the Canadian Parliamentary Press Gallery.

For more information, please contact:

Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada
613-995-1874
media@international.gc.ca
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