Statement by French Language Services Commissioner Kelly Burke re L’Université de l’Ontario français

Statement by French Language Services Commissioner Kelly Burke re L’Université de l’Ontario français

January 23, 2020

23 January, 2020

Ontario French Language Services Commissioner and Deputy Ombudsman Kelly Burke today made the following statement regarding news that the federal and Ontario governments have agreed to jointly fund a new French-language university in Ontario (L’Université de l’Ontario français).

(TORONTO - January 23, 2020) Ontario French Language Services Commissioner and Deputy Ombudsman Kelly Burke today made the following statement regarding news that the federal and Ontario governments have agreed to jointly fund a new French-language university in Ontario (L’Université de l’Ontario français):

“Yesterday’s historic agreement between the federal and provincial governments to fund l’Université de l’Ontario français will enhance the availability of post-secondary programs in French. This is great news for the francophone community!”

Kelly Burke
Deputy Ombudsman and French Language Services Commissioner