Media Advisory - The Honourable John Baird, Minister of the Environment to attend G-8 Environment Minister's meeting in Potsdam, Germany



    OTTAWA, March 14 /CNW Telbec/ - Canada's Minister of the Environment, the
Honourable John Baird, will attend the Environment Ministers G-8 meeting in
Potsdam, Germany from March 15-17, 2007 to discuss climate change and
biodiversity.
    In addition to the G-8 Environment Ministers, the Environment Ministers
of the five emerging economies (Brazil, China, India, Mexico and South Africa)
will also participate in the meeting.
    Minister Baird will hold a Media teleconference on Saturday March 17,
2007.

    
        Event:               Media teleconference
        Date:                Saturday, March 17, 2007
        Time:                3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Local Time
                             (10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Ottawa time)

        Call-in information: North American Dial-In number: 1-888-265-0903
                             International Dial-In Number: (613) 954-9003
                             Conference ID #2715268

        (*)Reporters will be able to ask questions by teleconference.
    

    (Egalement offert en français)




For further information:

For further information: please contact: Eric Richer (in Germany), Press
Secretary, Office of the Minister of the Environment, (819) 997-1441 (until 7
PM Friday), Cell.: (613) 286-6064, eric.richer@ec.gc.ca; Environment Canada
Media Relations, (819) 934-8008, 1-888-908-8008 (Voicemail will be monitored
this weekend and inquiries responded promptly.)

Organization Profile

Environment Canada

More on this organization


Custom Packages

Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.

Start today.

CNW Membership

Fill out a CNW membership form or contact us at 1 (877) 269-7890

Learn about CNW services

Request more information about CNW products and services or call us at 1 (877) 269-7890