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Minister Joly to Present the Government's Vision for Canada 150

HALIFAX – The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, will be in Halifax on Tuesday to announce the Government of Canada’s vision for celebrating the 150th anniversary of Confederation, as well as to unveil two pan-Canadian signature projects to mark this important milestone in our country’s history.

Dr. Art McDonald, Nobel Laureate, will join Minister Joly as ambassador for this announcement.

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

The details are as follows:


Tuesday, March 15, 2016


10:00 a.m.


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