/R E P E A T -- Employment and Social Development Canada - Notice/

OTTAWA, Feb. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development and Minister for Multiculturalism, will deliver a speech at the Nunavut Research Institute and discuss recent changes to Employment Insurance in the North. The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment, Minister of the Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency and Minister for the Arctic Council, will also be in attendance. A site visit will be held before the speech.

Ministers Kenney and Aglukkaq will be available for photos and to answer questions from the media following their speech.


Please note that all details are subject to change. All times are local.

DATE:         Saturday, February 22, 2014
TIME Site Visit 9:45a.m. / Speech 10:00 a.m.
PLACE:      Nunavut Research Institute
Boardroom
959A Nunavut Drive
Iqaluit, Nunavut

NOTE: Media representatives who want to listen to the speech by telephone are asked to call 15 minutes in advance to register.

TO LISTEN BY TELECONFERENCE
Toll-free number: 613-960-7527 / 877-413-4815
Access code: 2473290

 

SOURCE Employment and Social Development Canada

For further information:

(media only):

Alexandra Fortier
Office of the Minister
819-994-2482

Media Relations Office
Employment and Social Development Canada
819-994-5559
media@hrsdc-rhdcc.gc.ca