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Minister Fast Presents Hope for Youth Scholarship to Japanese Student in Area Devastated by This Year’s Earthquake and Tsunami
September 30, 2011
The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia Pacific Gateway, presents 16-year-old Mako Matsukawa with one of the first Hope for Youth scholarships, which were established by the Embassy of Canada to Japan. The scholarships will allow 150 youth affected by the March 2011 disaster to study English or French in Canada.
For further information, media representatives may contact:
Office of the Honourable Ed Fast
Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway
Trade Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
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