OTTAWA, Sept. 24, 2013 /CNW/ - The Honourable Dr. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, will announce Government of Canada support for a new project to reduce and prevent violence against women and girls committed in the name of so-called "honour". She will be accompanied by Roxanne James, Member of Parliament for Scarborough Centre and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness.
Minister Leitch and other event participants will be available for a photo op and to answer media questions following the press conference.
Please note that this advisory is subject to change without notice.
The details are as follows:
|Date:||Wednesday, September 25|
|Place:|| Agincourt Community
4155 Sheppard Ave East
SOURCE: Status of Women Canada
For further information:
Director of Communications
Office of the Hon. Dr. Kellie Leitch, P.C.,
O. Ont., M.P.
Minister of Labour and Minister of
Status of Women Tel: 819-953-5646