• Prime Minister announces the appointment of two Senators
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that the Governor General appointed the following independent Senators to fill vacancies in the Senate:
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 6, 2018
  • Prime Minister names new Ambassador for Climate Change
    Canada continues to provide international leadership to address climate change, honour its Paris Agreement commitments, and transition to a low-carbon, clean-growth economy. We know our future prosperity and well-being depend on taking ambitious, coordinated action at home and as a global community.Today, on World Environment Day, the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, announced that Patricia Fuller has been appointed Canada’s new Ambassador for Climate Change, for a term of three years, effective immediately.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 5, 2018
  • World leaders coming together at the G7 Summit to protect our oceans, seas and coastal communities
    Healthy oceans, seas and coasts are essential to our way of life. They are a vast source of food and energy, and form the economic bedrock of countless communities and entire countries. They drive growth, create jobs and sustain people’s livelihoods around the world.The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that Canada will welcome several world leaders and heads of international organizations to the G7 Summit to take part in a special outreach session, which will focus on healthy oceans and resilient coastal communities. It will be held on June 9, 2018.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 1, 2018
  • Prime Minister announces the appointment of a Senator
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that the Governor General appointed Mohamed-Iqbal Ravalia as an independent Senator to fill a vacancy in Newfoundland and Labrador.Dr. Ravalia is a community leader, family physician, and senior medical officer at the Notre Dame Bay Memorial Health Centre in Newfoundland and Labrador. He is also an Associate Professor of Family Medicine and the Assistant Dean of Rural Medical Education Network at Memorial University.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 1, 2018
  • French President Emmanuel Macron to visit Canada
    The Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, today announced that Emmanuel Macron, President of France, will travel to Canada from June 6 to 9, 2018, for a working visit and to attend the 2018 G7 Leaders’ Summit in Charlevoix, Quebec.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - May 30, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the Prime Minister of Estonia, Jüri Ratas, shake hands at podiums in front of flags representing Canada and Estonia
    Prime Minister announces closer digital cooperation with Estonia
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today met with the Prime Minister of Estonia, Jüri Ratas, to discuss how they will work together on some of the most pressing global issues and to create good, middle class jobs for Canadians and Estonians alike.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - May 28, 2018
  • The Prime Minister announces a 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:Taki Sarantakis, currently Associate Secretary of the Treasury Board, becomes President of the Canada School of Public Service, effective July 9, 2018.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - May 25, 2018
  • Canada’s strategy to respond to Rohingya crisis
    The grave humanitarian and security crisis in Myanmar is a global tragedy, which has led more than 717,000 Rohingya to flee their homes in Rakhine State and seek refuge in neighbouring Bangladesh.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - May 23, 2018
  • Estonian Prime Minister Jüri Ratas to visit Canada
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that the Prime Minister of Estonia, Jüri Ratas, will travel to Canada for a working visit from May 24 to 28, 2018.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - May 22, 2018
  • Prime Minister concludes visit to the United States
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today concluded his visit to the United States, which included stops in New York City and Boston.During his visit, the Prime Minister met with several business leaders to underscore the importance of the Canada-U.S. partnership, promote Canada as one of the best places to invest, and create more jobs for Canada’s middle class.
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    Boston, United States - May 18, 2018