MONTREAL, Sept. 19, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - The Quebec Community Groups
Network (QCGN) congratulates all members of the new Cabinet on their
responsibilities and welcomes today's appointment of Jean-François
Lisée (Rosemont) as Minister of International Affairs and Minister
Responsible for the Montreal region. The Premier also gave this
Minister a special mandate to reach out to the English-speaking
communities of Quebec.
''Today's announcement is an important signal to all Quebecers that the
English-speaking community of Quebec is an integral part of the fabric
of this province, "said Dan Lamoureux, President of the QCGN. "With
this announcement, Premier Pauline Marois demonstrates that her
government is willing to open lines of communications and to establish
a dialogue with the English-speaking communities of Quebec.''
''Minister Lisée can count on our collaboration", said Lamoureux. "The
QCGN looks forward to meeting Minister Lisée at his earliest
convenience to share the priorities of the English-speaking communities
of Quebec and to hear his initial thoughts on how the government might
support the vitality of our community."
The Quebec Community Groups Network (www.qcgn.ca) is a not-for-profit organization bringing together 41 English-language
community organizations across Quebec. Its mission is to identify,
explore and address strategic issues affecting the development and
vitality of English-speaking Quebec and to encourage dialogue and
collaboration among its member organizations, individuals, community
groups, institutions and leaders.
SOURCE: QUEBEC COMMUNITY GROUPS NETWORK (QCGN)
For further information:
Roseline Joyal-Guillot, Senior Project Officer
Telephone: 514-868-9044, ext. 257, Cell: 514 758-9810