Invitation to the media - Provincial and Territorial leaders will meet for the Québec City Summit on climate change

QUÉBEC CITY, April 9, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Québec Premier Philippe Couillard will host the Québec City Summit on climate change on Tuesday, April 14, 2015. Representatives of all provinces and territories will discuss existing best practices and promising solutions to combat climate change and bolster intergovernmental collaboration.

Special guests will include Christiana Figueres, Secretary General of the United Nations Framework Agreement on Climate Change, and Mark Kenber, CEO of the Climate Group.



Tuesday, April 14, 2015


Hôtel Hilton Québec

1100, boulevard René-Lévesque Est

Québec (Québec) G1R 4P3




7 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Media registration


9 a.m.

The premiers and heads of delegations will begin their deliberations

Salle Palais (1st floor)

12 noon

Luncheon with Keynote speaker Christiana Figueres, Secretary General of the United Nations Framework Agreement on Climate Change

Salle Saint-Louis (1st floor)

1:30 p.m.

In camera deliberations of the premiers and heads of delegations

3:30 p.m.

Press conference

Salle Kent-Saint-Louis

(1st floor)


The Salle Beauport on the 2nd floor will be available to the media, from which they can follow the morning's proceedings live. Lunch will be served in the room.

Media representatives who wish to participate in the event must register before noon on April 13, 2015 by contacting Karine Belzile at 418-643-2001, ext. 8435 or by email (

Press cards will be required to gain admittance to the event. Anyone who is not registered on the media list will not be authorized to attend.


SOURCE Cabinet du premier ministre

For further information: Source: Harold Fortin, Spokesman for the Premier of Québec, Office of the Québec Premier, 418-643-5321; Information: Josianne Fortin, Director of Communications, Ministère du Conseil exécutif, 418-643-2001, ext. 1107


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