• Statement by the Prime Minister on National Indigenous Peoples Day
    “Today, on National Indigenous Peoples Day, we celebrate the unique heritage and cultures of First Nations, Inuit, and Métis peoples.
    Statements
    Ottawa, Ontario - June 21, 2019
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on the death of MP Mark Warawa
    “Today, I join all Parliamentarians and Canadians to mourn the passing of Mark Warawa, Member of Parliament for the British Columbia riding of Langley–Aldergrove, after a brave battle with cancer.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 20, 2019
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on World Refugee Day
    “Today, on World Refugee Day, we stand with people around the world who have been forced to flee their homes. We recognize their resiliency and courage, and come together as an international community to support refugees and displaced people.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 20, 2019
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on Icelandic National Day
    “Today, we join Icelandic communities in Canada and around the world to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the proclamation of the independent Republic of Iceland.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 17, 2019
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on Philippine Independence Day
    “Today, we join the Filipino community in Canada and around the world to celebrate the 121st anniversary of Philippine Independence.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 12, 2019
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on National Public Service Week
    “This week, we celebrate our dedicated public servants across Canada, who work hard to deliver real results for Canadians.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 9, 2019
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on World Oceans Day
    “From the air we breathe and the food we eat, to the land we call home – oceans are essential to sustaining life on our planet. We know first‑hand the benefits of healthy waters, and the consequences of what happens when we neglect them. Illegal fishing, pollution, and climate change harm the oceans we need to survive.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 8, 2019
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on the 75th anniversary of D-Day and the Battle of Normandy
    “Today, on the 75th anniversary of D-Day and the Battle of Normandy, we pause to honour those who fought and gave their lives in a campaign that helped turn the tide of the Second World War.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 6, 2019
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on World Environment Day
    “Today, on World Environment Day, we join the international community to celebrate the natural world and reflect on our shared responsibility to safeguard the environment for generations to come. Environmental challenges – climate change first among them – affect everyone, and it’s up to all of us to work together to face them.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 5, 2019
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on Eid al-Fitr
    "Tonight at sunset, Muslims in Canada and around the world will celebrate Eid al-Fitr. Eid al-Fitr marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan. After a month of fasting and spiritual reflection, Eid is a time for community and celebration.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 3, 2019