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Harper government and World Economic Forum co-host 'Extractives for Development' conference

February 28, 2013

Ottawa, Ontario—The Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of International Cooperation, will co-host a conference on extractives entitled "Maximizing the Value of Extractives for Development" on March 2, 2013 in Toronto, Ontario. This conference will be co-hosted with the World Economic Forum.

Date: March 2, 2013

Time: 10:00—11:05 a.m.

Location:

Sheraton Centre, Grand Ballroom
123 Queen Street West
Toronto, ON

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Daniel Bezalel Richardsen
Press Secretary to the Minister of International Cooperation
Telephone: 819-953-6238
Email: danielbezalel.richardsen@acdi-cida.gc.ca

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