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Harper Government announces support to the women and children of Afghanistan

April 8, 2013

Ottawa—Following World Health Day, celebrated on April 7, Parliamentary Secretary Chris Alexander will, on behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of International Cooperation, announce a health-related project for women and children in Afghanistan.

Date: April 9, 2013

Time: 1 p.m.

Location:

Save the Children Canada
4141 Yonge Street, suite 300
Toronto, ON M2P 2A8

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Daniel Bezalel Richardsen
Press Secretary to the Minister of International Cooperation
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Email: danielbezalel.richardsen@acdi-cida.gc.ca

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