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REF NO.: 39

SUBJECT: Canada's Ambassador to France to speak at Memorial University

DATE: Oct. 16

Note to editors:
Media are invited to attend the presentation by Canada's Ambassador to France, Mr. Claude Laverdure, on Monday, Oct. 23 from 2-3 p.m. in the Petro-Canada Hall, School of Music, Memorial University. Mr. Laverdure will be discussing the increasingly significant relationship between Canada and France, an important ally, as well as future opportunities for young people.
Ambassador Laverdure will be available for brief interviews following his presentation.

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For further information, please contact Julie Normand, Attachée aux Affaires politiques, Canadian Embassy, Paris – currently travelling in Canada. or 011 33 6 07 25 59 29, or Leslie Vryenhoek, communications co-ordinator, Faculty of Arts, Memorial University at 709-737-8292 or


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