• Prime Minister announces nomination of the Honourable Sheilah L. Martin to the Supreme Court of Canada
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the nomination of the Honourable Sheilah L. Martin to the Supreme Court of Canada.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 29, 2017
  • Prime Minister delivers apology to LGBTQ2 Canadians
    All Canadians deserve to feel safe and to have their most fundamental rights protected. But for decades, we failed countless individuals who had their lives and livelihoods shattered for simply being who they were or because of who they loved. That is why the Government of Canada is working to address systemic discrimination against people who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and two-spirit (LGBTQ2).
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 28, 2017
  • Prime Minister to strengthen bilateral and commercial ties on trip to China
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that he will travel to China from December 3 to 7, 2017.The Government of Canada remains committed to a stronger relationship between Canada and China – one that strengthens and grows the middle class, and is based on regular, frank, and comprehensive dialogue, including on issues like good governance, human rights, and the rule of law.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 26, 2017
  • The Prime Minister announces change in the senior ranks of the Public Service
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the following change in the senior ranks of the Public Service:Shelly Bruce, currently Deputy Chief, Signals Intelligence, at the Communications Security Establishment, becomes Associate Chief, Communications Security Establishment, effective November 27, 2017.Biographical notesShelly Bruce
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 24, 2017
  • Prime Minister delivers apology to former students of Newfoundland and Labrador residential schools
    We need to acknowledge our past – including its most dark and shameful chapters – to address the historical wrongs and ongoing intergenerational trauma that affect so many Indigenous Peoples.The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today apologized on behalf of the Government of Canada and all Canadians to former students of Newfoundland and Labrador residential schools. He also apologized to the families, loved ones, and communities for the painful and tragic legacy the residential schools left behind.
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    Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador - November 24, 2017
  • The Prime Minister announces changes in the senior ranks of the Public Service
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the following changes in the senior ranks of the Public Service:Ava G. Yaskiel, currently Partner and Global Head of Corporate, Mergers and Acquisitions and Securities with Norton Rose Fulbright, becomes Associate Deputy Minister of Finance, effective February 5, 2018.Thao Pham, currently Senior Vice-President, Operations, Parks Canada, becomes Associate Deputy Minister of Transport, effective November 20, 2017.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 17, 2017
  • Canada bolsters peacekeeping and civilian protection measures
    For decades, peacekeeping has helped provide protection to millions of vulnerable people affected by conflicts. However, the context for modern peace operations has changed. Today’s conflicts are intractable, more dangerous, and more complex. Given this new reality, we need to find new solutions. Canada is advancing innovative approaches to enhancing the protection of children, increasing the participation of women in peace operations, and providing the specialized capacities that the UN needs to deliver on their mandates.
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    Vancouver, British Columbia - November 15, 2017
  • Prime Minister launches Canada.ca/Results
    The Government of Canada is committed to being the most open and accessible government possible. In keeping with this commitment, the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the launch of Canada.ca/Results.This new website reports publicly on the progress we have made to deliver real and meaningful results for Canadians. It also gives Canadians a sense of the results they should expect to see and how we intend to make change real.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 14, 2017
  • Prime Minister concludes his participation at the ASEAN Summit in the Philippines
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today concluded his participation at the 31st Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit in Manila, Philippines.The Prime Minister took part in the Canada-ASEAN 40th Anniversary Commemorative Summit. This commemorative summit represents the first time a Canadian prime minister has met with all ASEAN leaders as a group.
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    Manila, Philippines - November 14, 2017
  • Prime Minister concludes visit to Vietnam and to the APEC Leaders’ Meeting
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today concluded his participation in the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders’ Meeting hosted by Vietnam.During the meeting, Prime Minister Trudeau reaffirmed Canada’s commitment to progressive trade that creates good, middle class jobs and benefits all members of society, including women, youth, and Indigenous Peoples.
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    Da Nang, Vietnam - November 11, 2017