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November 29, 2006 - Press Release
HKI honors Canadian International Development Agency for support of vitamin A programs.

New York, NY –Helen Keller International (HKI) honored the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) with the inaugural presentation of its International Development Award at a reception on November 29.  The award was given in recognition of CIDA’s global leadership in vitamin A supplementation for child survival, as the funder of the vast majority of the world’s supply of vitamin A capsules. Deborah Robert, ABC News correspondents, presented the award to Bruce Montador, Vice President of CIDA’s Multilateral Programs Branch at Helen Keller International’s Annual Leadership Reception at the Century Club in New York City.

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