Media Advisory - Minister McCallum to provide update on Canada's plan to resettle Syrian refugees following his trip to Lebanon and Jordan

OTTAWA, Dec. 22, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable John McCallum, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship will provide an update on Canada's plan to resettle 25,000 Syrian refugees following his return from a trip to Lebanon and Jordan.



Wednesday, December 23, 2015


11:00 a.m. (local time)


National Press Theatre
150 Wellington Street
Ottawa, Ontario


Journalists who are not members of the National Press Gallery will require accreditation from the gallery in advance. For more information, contact Marc Fortier at

Out-of-town journalists can also dial in to listen to the news conference.  Please note this will be set up as a listen-only mode line. 

Participant dial-in numbers:
Local: 613-960-7526
Toll-free from Canada and U.S.:
Pass code: 3485680

International callers must dial the local phone number for proper access.


SOURCE Citizenship and Immigration Canada

For further information: (media only): Media Relations, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada, National Headquarters, 613-952-1650,


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