SHERBROOKE, QC, Aug. 28 /CNW Telbec/ - The Honourable Jason Kenney,
Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, will meet with
Bhutanese refugees at the Service d'aide aux Néo-Canadiens.
The Bhutanese refugees, of ethnic Nepalese descent, have been living in
seven camps in Eastern Nepal since the early 1990s.
Canada has welcomed 990 Bhutanese refugees since 2008, most of which are
DATE: Saturday, August 29, 2009
TIME: 10:30 a.m.
PLACE: Service d'aide aux Néo-Canadiens
530 Prospect Street
For further information:
For further information: (media only): Alykhan Velshi, Minister's
Office, Citizenship and Immigration Canada, Alykhan.Velshi@cic.gc.ca; Nancy
Caron, Communications Advisor, (514) 774-4385, Nancy.Caron@cic.gc.ca