NEED A SOURCE: PLAN INTERNATIONAL CANADA SPOKESPEOPLE AT GLOBAL FUND REPLENISHMENT CONFERENCE

CEO & PRESIDENT CAROLINE RISEBORO AND HEAD OF POLICY AMANDA SUSSMAN AVAILABLE FOR INTERVIEWS IN MONTREAL

TORONTO, September 15, 2016

As Canada hosts global leaders and dignitaries in Montreal from September 16-17 for the Global Fund Replenishment Conference, Plan International Canada is joining the international gathering to strengthen the fight to end malaria, tuberculosis and HIV for good. Available to speak at the Global Fund Replenishment Conference are:

  • Caroline Riseboro, President and CEO of Plan International Canada can speak to the importance of civil society in this fight, the progress that has been made, and what needs to be done next to reach the most vulnerable people in the world
  • Amanda Sussman, Head of Policy at Plan International Canada can speak to the role of government in the global effort to end malaria, tuberculosis and HIV, as well as the importance of a gender transformative approach that focusses on the most vulnerable people, particularly girls and women

Media Contacts

Irene Whittaker-Cumming, Senior Manager, Communications, Plan International Canada
T: 416 920-1654 ext. 549 | C: 647 284-9575 | iwhittakercumming@plancanada.ca

Abigail Brown, Director, Public Affairs, Plan International Canada
T: 416 920-1654 ext. 549 | C: 647 217-3674 | abrown@plancanada.ca