• Prime Minister announces appointment of new Chief Justice of Newfoundland and Labrador and new Associate Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of British Columbia
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the appointment of the Honourable Deborah E. Fry, a judge of the Trial Division of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador, as Chief Justice of Newfoundland and Labrador. She replaces the Honourable J. Derek Green, who elected to become a supernumerary judge effective December 1, 2017, after more than 25 years of distinguished service as a judge.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 22, 2018
  • UPDATE - Itinerary for June 23 to 24, 2018
    Note: All times localItinerary for Saturday, June 23, 2018:Drummondville, Quebec 11:00 a.m. The Prime Minister will visit le marché public Drummondville.Marché public Drummondville445 rue St-JeanNotes for media:Photo opportunity onlyMedia should arrive no later than 10:30 a.m. and gather at the entrance of the Centre de Loisirs Camil-Lauzière12:30 p.m. The Prime Minister will visit the Village Québécois d'Antan.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 22, 2018
  • Itinerary for Friday, June 22, 2018
    Note: All times localOttawa, OntarioPersonal
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 22, 2018
  • Prime Minister and Pacific North and Central Coast First Nations welcome agreement for ocean protection
    Canada has some of the most spectacular oceans and coastlines in the world, and is home to rich biodiversity and ecosystems. Indigenous coastal communities have stewarded the Pacific North and Central Coast waters for generations. They bring valuable experience and expertise to protect and manage this unique ocean region.The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, with First Nations leaders, welcomed today a new agreement between the Government of Canada and 14 Central and North Coast First Nations to work together to protect the Pacific North Coast.
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    Prince Rupert, British Columbia - June 21, 2018
  • Prime Minister welcomes appointment of new Parliamentary Budget Officer
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today welcomed the appointment of Yves Giroux as the new Parliamentary Budget Officer. This appointment is effective September 3, 2018.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 21, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on National Indigenous Peoples Day
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on National Indigenous Peoples Day:“Today, on National Indigenous Peoples Day, we celebrate the unique heritage and diverse cultures of First Nations, Inuit, and Métis peoples, and the tremendous contributions they make to this country.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 21, 2018
  • Itinerary for Thursday, June 21, 2018
    Note: All times localPrince Rupert, British Columbia 9:45 a.m. The Prime Minister will participate in an announcement with First Nations leaders. A media availability will follow.Prince Rupert Canadian Coast Guard facilityNotes for media:
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 20, 2018
  • Prime Minister welcomes appointment of new Parliamentary Librarian
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today welcomed the appointment of Heather Lank as the new Parliamentary Librarian. This appointment is effective June 21, 2018.Established in 1876, the Library of Parliament is a fully functioning library whose collection and services support the activities and decisions of Parliament and parliamentarians. The Library also offers a variety of public programs and activities. The Parliamentary Librarian is appointed by the Governor in Council under the Parliament of Canada Act.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 20, 2018
  • Prime Minister announces the appointment of a Senator
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that the Governor General appointed Julie Miville-Dechêne as an independent Senator to fill a vacancy in Quebec.Ms. Miville-Dechêne was a journalist, a senior public servant, and is a strong voice for gender equality and women’s rights. She was also the first woman appointed as the ombudsman for Radio-Canada.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 20, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on World Refugee Day
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on World Refugee Day:“On World Refugee Day, we join the global community to recognize people around the world who have been forced to flee their homes. We honour the resilience and strength of refugees and displaced people, acknowledge the profound hardships they face, and stand with them.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 20, 2018