Haiti: Québec attends Donors’ Conference in New York
Pierre Arcand, Minister of International Relations and Minister Responsible for La Francophonie, announces that Maryse Gaudreault, Member of the National Assembly for Hull and Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of International Relations, will be representing Québec at the International Donors’ Conference for Haiti in New York on March 31. She will be joined by Robert Keating, Assistant Deputy Minister in the Bilateral Affairs Branch of the Ministère des Relations internationales (MRI).
Ms. Gaudreault also serves on the committee chaired by Mr. Arcand made up of ministers whose teams are directly involved in reconstruction efforts in Haiti. The committee is mandated with defining the strategic focus of Québec’s initiatives in Haiti and coordinating implementation of the related measures. The committee’s inaugural meeting was on March 23.