Media Advisory - Employment and Social Development Canada

OTTAWA, Oct. 19, 2016 /CNW/ - The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, will be attending the UN Habitat III Summit on the New Urban Agenda in Quito, Ecuador, from October 17-20, 2016.

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



Wednesday, October 19, 2016


Communauté métropolitaine de Montréal networking event on Innovations in Multi-level Collaboration for Metropolitan Governance: The Minister will be speaking at this event, which aims to discuss innovative collaborative partnerships in regards to public participation, integrated land and transportation planning, climate change, economic development, social cohesion, waste management, and financing and implementation of metropolitan projects.


2:00 p.m. 


Casa de la Cultura Ecuatoriana

"Benjamín Carrión"
Room 18


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