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17 Oct 2017 description

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De Affaires mondiales Canada

Le 16 octobre 2017 - South Glengarry, Ontario - Affaires mondiales Canada

La ministre du Développement international et de la Francophonie, l’honorable Marie-Claude Bibeau, a souligné la Journée mondiale de l’alimentation en annonçant l’octroi d’une contribution à la Banque canadienne de grains afin d’offrir une aide alimentaire à plus de 25 000 réfugiés rohingyas installés dans des abris informels au Bangladesh.

03 Oct 2017 description

At the invitation of the Myanmar Government, we visited Northern Rakhine today. We went to a number of villages in Maungdaw and Rathedaung districts and met a mixture of local communities.

This initiative by the Government of Myanmar allowed us to show support for the many people of all communities in northern Rakhine who have suffered and still feel great insecurity.

17 Sep 2017 description

September 15, 2017 - Ottawa, Canada - Global Affairs Canada

The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, today announced a further $2.55 million in funding to help address the humanitarian crisis in Myanmar’s northern Rakhine state and its impact on neighbouring Bangladesh.

10 Sep 2017 description

Le 8 septembre 2017 – Ottawa, Ontario - Affaires mondiales Canada

La ministre du Développement international et de la Francophonie, l’honorable Marie-Claude Bibeau, a fait aujourd’hui la déclaration suivante à propos de l’ouragan Irma :

« L’ouragan Irma, un des plus puissants qui ait jamais sévi dans l’océan Atlantique, sème la destruction dans les Caraïbes depuis le 6 septembre, faisant souffler des vents qui ont atteint 300 kilomètres à l’heure.

10 Sep 2017 description

September 8, 2017 - Ottawa, Ontario - Global Affairs Canada

The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, today issued the following statement concerning Hurricane Irma:

“Hurricane Irma, the strongest hurricane ever seen in the Atlantic with sustained wind speeds reaching 300 kilometres per hour, has been wreaking havoc in the Caribbean since September 6.

“The Government of Canada is concerned by the devastation caused by Hurricane Irma and expresses its condolences to all the people that have been affected.

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