Media Advisory - Employment and Social Development Canada

OTTAWA, Feb. 10, 2017 /CNW/ - The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, will announce the launch of initiatives to support the development of Canada's Poverty Reduction Strategy.

A photo opportunity and media availability will follow.

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



Monday, February 13, 2017


12:45 p.m.


House of Commons Main Foyer
Centre Block
Parliament Hill
Ottawa, Ontario


Journalists who are not members of the National Press Gallery must obtain accreditation from the Gallery in advance. For more information, contact Marc Fortier at

The announcement will be streamed live on Periscope at:  


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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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