Minister of State Valcourt to Participate at Forum Africa 2011

(No. A/65 - September 3, 2011) The Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of State (Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency) (La Francophonie), will participate at Forum Africa 2011 on Tuesday, September 6, 2011.

The Minister of State will take part in a panel discussion in the afternoon and will deliver brief remarks in the evening. He will be available to answer questions from media representatives.

Event: Panel discussion
Date: Tuesday, September 6, 2011
Time: 2:30 p.m. ET
Location:
Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth hotel, 900 René-Lévesque Boulevard West, Montreal, Quebec

Event: Brief remarks
Date: Tuesday, September 6, 2011
Time: 7:00 p.m. ET
Location: Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth hotel, 900 René-Lévesque Boulevard West, Montreal, Quebec

Information on media accreditation for this event is available at Forum Africa.

For more information, please contact:

Andréa Richer
Office of the Honourable Bernard Valcourt
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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