Government of Canada

Global Affairs Canada

Canada's leadership in women and children's health saving lives around the world

October 3, 2013

OTTAWA—The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and Minister for La Francophonie, will discuss Canada’s leadership and the path to achieving the United Nation’s Millennium Development Goals at IMPACT 2025: Working Together for Global Maternal, Newborn & Child Health, a two-day symposium hosted by the Canadian Network for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health.

A media availability will take place following the Minister’s remarks.

Date: Friday, October 4, 2013

Time: 8:30 a.m.


Westin Ottawa Hotel - Confederation Hall
11 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario
K1N 9H4

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For more information, media should contact:

Margaux Stastny
Director of Communications
Office of the Minister of International Development
Telephone: 819-953-6238

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