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  • Tour accomplishments
    Canada’s North is a fundamental part of our heritage, national identity, and a cornerstone of the Government of Canada’s agenda. Since introducing Canada’s Northern Strategy in 2007, our Government has made significant progress in all four priority areas: exercising our Arctic sovereignty, protecting our environmental heritage, promoting social and economic development, and improving and devolving Northern governance. Major Pan-Northern initiatives include: Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency (CanNor)
    Backgrounders
    Ottawa, Ontario - 19 August 2014
  • PM announces ninth annual tour of Canada’s North
    Prime Minister Stephen Harper today announced that he will travel to Canada’s North for the ninth consecutive year, from August 21 to 26, 2014. During his six-day tour, the Prime Minister will make stops in Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut.
    News Releases
    Ottawa, Ontario - 19 August 2014
  • Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the occasion of the 72nd anniversary of the Raid on Dieppe
    Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement to mark the 72nd anniversary of the Raid on Dieppe:
    Statements
    Ottawa, Ontario - 19 August 2014
  • Public events for August 20, 2014
    Public events for Prime Minister Stephen Harper for Wednesday, August 20th are: Chilliwack 2:15 p.m. – Prime Minister Stephen Harper will participate in a business roundtable meeting. He will be accompanied by Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, and Mark Strahl, Member of Parliament for Chilliwack-Fraser Canyon. IMW Industries Ltd. (North parking lot)43676 Progress WayChilliwack, BC *Photo opportunity only (cameras and photographers only) NOTES:
    Media Advisories
    Ottawa, Ontario - 19 August 2014
  • Prime Minister Stephen Harper speaks with Prime Minister Tony Abbott of Australia
    Prime Minister Stephen Harper spoke yesterday with Tony Abbott, Prime Minister of Australia. Their discussion centered on international peace and security issues. With regard to the situation in Iraq, there was a shared sense of the need to respond to the barbaric actions of the terrorist organization Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant. Both underlined the importance of providing support to the Iraqi people, including through humanitarian assistance.
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - 19 August 2014
  • Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the 69th anniversary of Korea’s independence
    Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement on the occasion of the 69th anniversary of Korea’s independence:
    Statements
    Ottawa, Ontario - 15 August 2014
  • Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada announcing further Canadian support to the people of Iraq
    Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement announcing further assistance to the people of Iraq: “As the murderous rampage of the terrorist group Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) continues, Canada remains committed to providing assistance to the thousands of Iraqi children, women and men, including Yezidis and Christians, who desperately need it. 
    Statements
    Ottawa, Ontario - 15 August 2014
  • Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the 67th anniversary of India’s Independence
    Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement to mark the 67th anniversary of India’s independence: “Today, I am pleased to extend my best wishes to the more than one million Canadians of Indian heritage and all those celebrating the 67th anniversary of India’s independence.
    Statements
    Ottawa, Ontario - 15 August 2014
  • Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on National Acadian Day
    Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement to mark National Acadian Day: “National Acadian Day is an occasion to celebrate Acadians’ history, language and heritage, and the invaluable contributions they have made to Canada. “In the early 1600s, Acadians established the first permanent French settlement in North America and played a key role in helping to build New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and parts of Quebec.
    Statements
    Ottawa, Ontario - 15 August 2014
  • Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the 67th anniversary of Pakistan’s Independence
    Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement to mark the 67th anniversary of Pakistan’s independence: “On behalf of all Canadians, I am pleased to extend my best wishes to all those celebrating the anniversary of Pakistan’s Independence.
    Statements
    Ottawa, Ontario - 14 August 2014

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