The governments of Canada and the Northwest Territories support post-secondary education in French in Yellowknife

The governments of Canada and the Northwest Territories support the Francophone minority community.

YELLOWKNIFE, Northwest Territories, July 18, 2022 /CNW Telbec/ – Marc Serré, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Official Languages, will take part in a press conference Tuesday accompanied by Michael V. McLeoddeputy (Northwest Territories) and the Honorable RJ simpsons, Northwest Territories Minister of Education, Culture and Employment, Minister of Justice and Government House Leader. Marc Serré will appear on behalf of the Honorable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Official Languages ​​and Minister responsible for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency.

They will announce significant funding for Francophone post-secondary education, in support of the Francophone community in the Northwest Territories and Francophones across the country.

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

Journalists wishing to attend the conference in person should confirm their attendance by sending their full name and the name of the media outlet they represent to [email protected] before 4 p.m. ET on Monday, July 18, 2022.

Tuesday, July 19, 2022

10:00 a.m.

Francophone Nordic College
4921 49th Street
Yellowknife, Northwest Territories

COVID-19 Reviews: Journalists wishing to attend the press conference must wear a mask. Additionally, journalists must not have any symptoms similar to those of COVID-19 or have been in contact with anyone who has tested positive in the past 14 days.

SOURCE Canadian Heritage


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