• Prime Minister announces 100 Wellington to become space for Indigenous Peoples
    Prime Minister announces 100 Wellington to become space for Indigenous Peoples
    The Government of Canada is committed to advancing reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples based on recognition of rights, respect, co-operation, and partnership as the foundation for transformative change.In support of this commitment, the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that a new space for Indigenous Peoples will be established at 100 Wellington Street in the National Capital Region on the ancestral land of the Algonquin people.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 21, 2017
  • Prime Minister announces significant funding to extend Ottawa’s Light Rail Transit system
    Prime Minister announces significant funding to extend Ottawa’s Light Rail Transit system
    A modern public transit system means shorter commute times, less air pollution, more time with family and friends, and stronger economic growth. Now is the time to invest in building new urban transit networks.The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced up to $1.09 billion in funding for the Ottawa Light Rail Transit Stage 2 Project, which will better connect the east, west and south areas of Canada’s capital. The Province of Ontario has also made a similar funding commitment to the project. The City of Ottawa is responsible for the balance of the funding.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 16, 2017
  • Prime Minister announces support for Montréal’s Réseau électrique métropolitain
    Investing in public infrastructure creates efficient, affordable and sustainable transit services that result in shorter commutes for Canadians, a cleaner environment for our children, and strong economic growth.
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    Montréal, Quebec - June 15, 2017
  • Prime Minister announces intention to introduce legislation to address historical injustices faced by LGBTQ2 communities
    Prime Minister announces intention to introduce legislation to address historical injustices faced by LGBTQ2 communities
    The Government of Canada is committed to acknowledge and address the historical injustices experienced by Canadians due to their sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 14, 2017
  • Prime Minister announces new Lieutenant Governor and new Territorial Commissioner
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the appointment of the Honourable Arthur Joseph LeBlanc as the next Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia and Ms. Margaret M. Thom as the next Commissioner of the Northwest Territories
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 14, 2017
  • Prime Minister announces Canada to host Women Deliver Conference
    Gender equality accelerates economic growth, and women’s participation in decision-making leads to more peaceful, secure and cohesive societies. We all need to do more in Canada and around the world to champion the rights of women and girls. With this understanding, the Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, today announced that Canada will host the next Women Deliver Conference, which will be held from June 3 to 6, 2019, in Vancouver, British Columbia.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 13, 2017
  • The Prime Minister and the National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations sign Memorandum of Understanding on shared priorities
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, and the National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations (AFN), Perry Bellegarde, today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on shared priorities during the first AFN-Crown meeting under the new permanent bilateral mechanism process.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 12, 2017
  • Prime Minister underlines commitment to fight sex crimes and trafficking
    The Government of Canada is committed to combat sexual crime and human trafficking for sexual exploitation. These crimes are global problems that have devastating impacts on their victims.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 9, 2017
  • Prime Minister announces support for peace process and humanitarian assistance in Myanmar
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today met with Her Excellency Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, State Counsellor of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, as part of her visit to Canada.Prime Minister Trudeau expressed condolences for the tragic loss of life after a Myanmar military plane carrying servicemen and their families crashed near Dawei earlier today.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 7, 2017
  • Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel to visit Canada
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced that Charles Michel, Prime Minister of Belgium, will visit Canada from June 14 to 16, 2017.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 7, 2017