• Statement by the Prime Minister on Nelson Mandela International Day
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Nelson Mandela International Day:“Today, on Nelson Mandela International Day, we join people around the world to reflect on the life and legacy of the anti-apartheid revolutionary and former South African President. As we mark 100 years since Nelson Mandela’s birth, we celebrate his contributions to peace and justice, and carry forward his call for equality and freedom.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - July 18, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on Imamat Day
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Imamat Day:“Today, Ismaili Muslims across Canada and around the world celebrate the anniversary of the ascension of His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan IV to the Throne of the Imamat.“On July 11th, 1957, His Highness The Aga Khan became the 49th hereditary Imam – spiritual leader – of the Shia Imami Ismaili Muslims.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - July 11, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on Nunavut Day
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Nunavut Day:“Twenty-five years ago today, the Parliament of Canada passed two important pieces of legislation, which led to the creation of Nunavut as a recognized territory within Canada. Today, we join communities across Nunavut to mark this important milestone, and celebrate the unique heritage and identity of the people who call Nunavut home.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - July 9, 2018
  • ᐅᖃᐅᓯᒃᓴᕆᔭᐅᔪᖅ ᓯᕗᓕᖅᑎᕐᔪᐊᕐᒧᑦ ᓄᓇᕗᑦ ᐅᓪᓗᖓᓂ
    ᓯᕗᓕᖅᑎᕐᔪᐊᖅ, ᔭᔅᑎᓐ ᑐᕉᑐ, ᐅᓪᓗᒥᐅᔪᖅ ᑖᔅᓱᒥᖓ ᐅᖃᐅᓯᒃᓴᕆᔭᐅᔪᒥ ᓴᖅᑮᕗᖅ ᓄᓇᕗᑦ ᐅᓪᓗᖁᑎᖓᓂ:“ᐊᕐᕌᒍᐃᑦ 25 ᐅᓪᓗᒥᐅᔪᖅ, ᒪᓕᒐᓕᐅᕐᕕᒡᔪᖓᖅ ᑲᓇᑕᒥ ᒪᕐᕉᖕᓂᒃ ᒪᓕᒐᙳᖅᑎᑦᑎᓚᐅᖅᑐᑦ ᐱᒻᒪᕆᐊᓗᖕᓂ, ᑖᒃᑯᐊ ᓴᖅᑮᓚᐅᖅᑐᑦ ᓄᓇᕗᒻᒥ ᐃᓕᓴᕆᔭᐅᓪᓗᓂ ᐅᑭᐅᖅᑕᖅᑐᒥ ᐊᕕᒃᑐᖅᓯᒪᓂᐅᔪᓂ ᑲᓇᑕᒥ. ᐅᓪᓗᒥᐅᔪᖅ, ᓄᓇᓕᐅᔪᓂ ᓄᓇᕗᒻᒥ ᑲᑎᖃᑎᖃᖅᑐᒍ ᐃᓕᓴᖅᓯᓂᕐᒥ ᑖᔅᓱᒥᖓ ᐱᒻᒪᕆᐊᓗᖕᒥ ᐊᑐᖅᑕᐅᓂᑰᔪᒥ, ᐊᒻᒪ ᖁᕕᐊᓲᑎᖃᕐᓗᑕ ᐊᔾᔨᐅᙱᑦᑐᒥ ᐃᓕᖅᑯᓯᕆᔭᐅᔪᒥ ᐊᒻᒪ ᑭᓇᐅᒋᐊᒃᓴᖏᓐᓂ ᐃᓄᖁᑎᒋᔭᐅᔪᓄᑦ ᓄᓇᕗᒻᒥᐅᖑᔪᓂ.
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    ᐋᑐᐋ, ᐋᓐᑎᐅᕆᐅ - July 9, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on the fifth anniversary of the Lac-Mégantic tragedy
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the fifth anniversary of the Lac‑Mégantic tragedy:“Five years ago, a terrible tragedy took place in Lac-Mégantic. During the night, a runaway train carrying a shipment of crude oil derailed and caught fire in the heart of the community. The explosion that followed destroyed close to half of the downtown area and took the lives of 47 people, in the deadliest rail disaster in our country’s modern history.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - July 6, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on the results of the Mexican presidential election
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the results of the Mexican presidential election:“On behalf of the Government of Canada, I congratulate Andrés Manuel López Obrador on his election as the next President of Mexico.“Canada and Mexico are close friends and longtime partners. We share common goals, strong people to people ties, and a mutually beneficial trading relationship that is the envy of the world – reflected in our joint effort to update the North American Free Trade Agreement for the 21st century.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - July 1, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on Canada Day
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Canada Day:“Happy Canada Day!“No matter where we are, today, as Canadians, we celebrate Canada and the people who have built the country we love.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - July 1, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on Canadian Multiculturalism Day
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement to highlight Canadian Multiculturalism Day:“As the first country in the world to adopt a policy of multiculturalism, Canada has shown time and time again that diversity and inclusion are sources of strength, and at the heart of our success.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 27, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on the death of Paul Gérin-Lajoie
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, issued the following statement on the death of Paul Gérin-Lajoie, a former Quebec minister and a pioneer of education:“Today, we pay tribute to former politician and pioneer of the Quebec educational system, Paul Gérin-Lajoie.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 25, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on la Fête nationale du Québec and Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on la Fête nationale du Québec and Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day:“Today, my family and I join Quebecers to celebrate Quebec’s unique culture, history, and heritage. On la Fête nationale du Québec, we honour our province’s distinct history, which has shaped a Canada that is strong in its differences and proud of its diversity.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 24, 2018