Media Advisory - Employment and Social Development Canada

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The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, will participate in a roundtable event organized by the University of Ottawa on the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat III), that will be held in Quito, Ecuador, from October 17 to 20, 2016.

OTTAWA, June 21, 2016 The Minister will participate in discussions on the sustainable development of communities that put citizens first and Canada's contribution to Habitat III and the New Urban Agenda.

A photo opportunity and media availability will follow.

Please note that all details are subject to change. All times are local (EDT).


Wednesday, June 22, 2016


2:00 p.m.


University of Ottawa
Desmarais Building
Room 3105, 3rd floor
Ottawa, Ontario

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SOURCE Employment and Social Development Canada

For further information: (media only): Media Relations Office, Employment and Social Development Canada, 819-994-5559,

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