Media Advisory - FPT Meeting Co-Chairs to Welcome New Citizens in Winnipeg as part of Citizenship Week 2016

WINNIPEG, Oct. 10, 2016 /CNW/ - In celebration of Citizenship Week (October 10-16), Federal-Provincial-Territorial Meeting Co-Chairs, the Honourable John McCallum, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, and the Honourable Ian Wishart, Manitoba Minister of Education and Training and Minister responsible for Immigration, will attend a special citizenship ceremony at the Canadian Museum of Human Rights. They will be joined by Provincial-Territorial Ministers responsible for Immigration to welcome 20 new citizens.

Date: Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Time: 3:30 p.m. (local time)


Canadian Museum for Human Rights
Bonnie & John Buhler Hall Room
85 Israel Asper Way
Winnipeg, Manitoba
R3C 0L5

Note for media:

  • Photography and video are permitted during the ceremony.


SOURCE Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada

For further information: (media only): Media Relations, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada, National Headquarters, 613-952-1650,


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