TORONTO, Oct. 20 /CNW/ - There are two parts to the release of the
Environmental Commissioners Report - a Media Conference at the Queen's Park
Media Studio followed by Web-based Briefing session.
The full text of the Annual Report and four background documents (Our
Undervalued Water; Fostering a False Sense of Security; Biodiversity in
Crisis; Getting to NO - Why is it important?) will be placed on the
Environmental Commissioners website www.eco.on.ca coincident with the start of
the Queen's Park Media Conference.
Queen's Park Media Conference
1:00 pm, October 21, 2008
- Hard copies of the Annual Report will be circulated - Media not
currently accredited by the QP (Legislative Assembly) Media Gallery
must register with the Press Gallery Coordinator Gerald Christopher -
Room 387A or 416-325-7922, if they are going to participate in the
- There will be an overflow room - QP230 for (non-media) spectators as
in other years
Web-based Technical Briefing
2:30pm, October 21, 2008 (duration 1 hour)
This session is designed for the convenience of media unable to attend
the Queen's Park Media Conference, or who have supplementary questions arising
after reviewing the Backgrounders. There will be bilingual support for the
Web-based Technical Briefing.
If time allows, Commissioner Miller will answer questions from non-media,
but only after the media inquires have been satisfied.
Pre-registration is required at:
This password will be needed to log in to the event: ECO2008Report
For further information:
For further information: Media Contact: Hayley Easto, Communications and
Outreach Coordinator Environmental Commissioner of Ontario, Phone: (416)
325-3371 - with interview requests and related inquiries