Pierre Poilievre Meets U.S. Opinion Leaders to Discuss Protection for Jobs And the Environment on the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Seaway – Transport Canada
No. H111/11For release – November 18, 2011 OTTAWA — Today Pierre Poilievre, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, met with American industry and political leaders in New York City to discuss Canada’s concerns about the economic and environmental impacts of upcoming unachievable New York State requirements for ships’ ballast water. Parliamentary Secretary Poilievre’s meetings included discussions with [...]
The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) will discuss with the Somali Diaspora in London, United Kingdom within the framework of the country’s reconstruction efforts in a bid to "engage their on the situation in their country and mobilize the necessary skills to provide skilled manpower for the rebuilding of the Somalia state" among others. [...]
Public Affairs Committee (PAC) a platform for different denominations advocating for different issues in Malawi on Monday said that it will soon discuss with the country’s financial top brass including President Joyce Banda on the current economic status of the land. Malawians are facing acute economic hardship following the austerity measures like devaluation of the [...]
Representatives of Indian Coordination Committee of Farmers’ Movements held extensive discussions with Shri Sharad Pawar, Union Minister of Agriculture; Shri Jairam Ramesh, Minister of Rural Development; Prof K.V. Thomas, MOS, Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution; Smt. D. Purandeswari, MOS, Commerce and Industry; Dr. S.K. Jena, MOS, Fertilizers and Shri N.N. Meena, MOS, Finance on [...]
The Sierra Leone government on Thursday began a two-week Medium Term Debt Management Strategy workshop in Freetown with the objective of formulating a debt management strategy which would serve as a comprehensive framework to guide authorities in making informed choices on how government’s financing requirements could be met in view of the constraints and potential [...]
A panel of experts have come together at the Home Office to discuss ways to tackle female genital mutilation.
Women’s right activists, victims and antagonists of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), and representatives from various communities across the Gambia on Thursday converged in Banjul to discuss and have their inputs on the proposed law to prohibit and criminalize FGM in the country.
President Alassane Ouattara of Cote d’Ivoire, on Saturday disclosed his plans to share views with his Ghanaian counterpart, John Dramani Mahama on border security issues between Cote d’Ivoire and Ghana.
A ministerial meeting to discuss the possibility of a quick deployment of the Neutral International Force (NIF) in the east of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) will be held on January 8, 2013 in Addis Ababa under the auspices of the African Union (AU).