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Muslim and Christian students challenge MPs to address UN Millennium Development Goals

January 10, 2011

TORONTO, ON – Muslim, Christian and Jewish students will call on Members of Parliament to step up Canada’s commitment to the United Nations Millennium Development Goals at a dinner on Tuesday, January 11, 2010.

Reaching across religious differences, students at the University of Toronto demonstrate that religions can work together for good as they address issues of poverty, peace, and the environment. Students will present their collaborative work in advancing the UN Millennium Development Goals to MPs Bonnie Crombie, Andrew Kania, and Rob Oliphant.

EVENT DETAILS

WHAT: Reception and Dinner with Muslim & Christian Students and MPs
Re: UN Millennium Development Goals

When: 6 p.m., Tuesday, January 11, 2010

Where: Multi-Faith Centre, 569 Spadina Ave, University of Toronto

For more information, please contact:

Richard Chambers
416-946-3119
richard.chambers@utoronto.ca

April Kemick
Media Relations Officer
University of Toronto
416-978-5949
april.kemick@utoronto.ca