Government of Canada

Global Affairs Canada

Minister Fantino to address the Mining Association of Canada

June 18, 2013

OTTAWA—The Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of International Cooperation, will speak at the Mining Association of Canada's annual meeting of its board of directors at which he will highlight Canada's efforts to promote responsible and transparent extractive resources development in developing countries with the goal of alleviating poverty.

Date: Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Time: 7:50 a.m.


Fairmont Château Laurier
1 Rideau Street
Ottawa, Ontario

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Daniel Bezalel Richardsen
Press Secretary to the Minister of International Cooperation
Telephone: 819-953-6238

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