• 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.The Prime Minister, the National Chief, and other leaders from Canada and the Assembly of First Nations also discussed the next steps in the permanent bilateral mechanism process, which was announced by the Prime Minister in December 2016.
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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
  • Prime Minister Trudeau to welcome Myanmar’s State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi to Canada

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced that Her Excellency Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, State Counsellor of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, will visit Canada from June 5 to 9, 2017.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 2, 2017
  • 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:Francis McGuire becomes President of the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, effective June 12, 2017. Mr. McGuire previously served in senior leadership roles in the private sector and with the Government of New Brunswick. 
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    Ottawa, Ontario - May 31, 2017