Minister of State Valcourt to Participate in Celebrations Marking 50th Anniversary of Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie

(No. A/73 - September 22, 2011) The Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of State (Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency) (La Francophonie), will participate in celebrations marking the 50th anniversary of the Agence universitaire de la Francophonie on Friday, September 23, 2011.

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

Event: Remarks
Date: Friday, September 23, 2011
Time: 1 p.m. ET
Location: Jean-Lesage Amphitheatre (B-2285), Université de Montréal, 3200 Jean-Brillant Street, Montréal, Quebec

For further information on this event, visit Agence universitaire de la Francophonie (in French only).

For more information, please contact:

Andréa Richer
Press Secretary
Office of the Minister of State (Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency) (La Francophonie)
613-790-3637

Foreign Affairs Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
613-995-1874
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