Media Advisory - Minister Alexander makes announcement on providing faster protection for genuine refugees

TORONTO, Jan. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - Canada's Citizenship and Immigration Minister, Chris Alexander, will make an announcement on providing faster protection for genuine refugees.

Please note there will be a listen-in line available for media outside the Greater Toronto Area (details below).

DATE:   Wednesday, January 22, 2014
     
TIME:   1:00 p.m. (local time)

PLACE:
Pearson International Airport - Terminal 1
Arrivals Level - Entrance D
CBSA Information Counter
3111 Convair Drive
Toronto, Ontario

INSTRUCTIONS:

  • Media should arrive by 12:45 p.m. and wait in the Arrivals area. They will be met by a CBSA official, who will then escort them to the news conference.

CALL-IN DETAILS:
Participant dial-in number:
613-960-7526 / 877-413-4814
Please quote confirmation number:
6853006

SOURCE Citizenship and Immigration Canada

For further information:

(media only):
Alexis Pavlich
Minister's Office
Citizenship and Immigration Canada
613-954-1064

Media Relations
Citizenship and Immigration Canada
National Headquarters
613-952-1650
CIC-Media-Relations@cic.gc.ca