• Statement by the Prime Minister on the 106th Grey Cup
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement congratulating the Calgary Stampeders on winning the 106th Grey Cup in Edmonton, Alberta:“Heartbreak no more. The Calgary Stampeders proved tonight that the third time’s the charm in a decisive win over the Ottawa REDBLACKS to capture the 2018 Grey Cup.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 25, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women:“Gender-based violence harms us all. It affects families, schools, and workplaces – and holds back whole communities from reaching their full potential.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 25, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on Holodomor Memorial Day
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Holodomor Memorial Day:“Today, we join Ukrainians here in Canada and around the world to remember the millions of innocent people who suffered at the hands of a totalitarian Soviet regime during the Holodomor.“Between 1932 and 1933, the regime used starvation as a weapon, seizing farms and crops across Ukraine. Millions of Ukrainians died from hunger. Countless others lost their lives in mass arrests, deportations, and executions.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 24, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on the anniversary of the birth of Guru Nanak Dev Ji
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement to mark the anniversary of the birth of Guru Nanak Dev Ji:“Today, Sikhs in Canada and around the world celebrate the birth of Guru Nanak Dev Ji, founder of Sikhism.“To mark the birth of Guru Nanak Dev Ji, families and friends will gather to reflect on his life and his teachings of unity, equality, selflessness, and service.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 23, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on National Child Day
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on National Child Day:“Today, on National Child Day, we celebrate young Canadians, and the joy and inspiration they bring to our lives. We also recognize the importance of giving our children the best possible start in life. For our children to become leaders and speak to the issues that matter to them, we must defend their rights and protect them from harm. All of us benefit when every child has an equal and fair chance at success.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 20, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on Latvia’s Independence Day
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Latvia’s Independence Day:“Today, we join Latvian communities in Canada and around the world to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Latvia’s independence.“Canada and Latvia enjoy a special relationship, rooted in our shared values of freedom, democracy, and the rule of law, as well as our enduring people-to-people ties made strong by the more than 28,000 Canadians of Latvian heritage.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 18, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on Louis Riel Day
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Louis Riel Day:“Today, we commemorate the life of Louis Riel, a dedicated Métis leader, politician, and the founder of the province of Manitoba.“A champion for minority rights and the Métis Nation, Louis Riel played a key role in Canadian Confederation. He was a visionary who dreamed of a diverse and inclusive Canada. On Louis Riel Day, we reflect on his contributions to building the country we are all proud to call home.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 16, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on Global Entrepreneurship Week
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement marking Global Entrepreneurship Week, which runs from November 12 to 18:“Entrepreneurs drive Canada’s economy forward. Through their ingenuity and hard work, they create millions of jobs, help strengthen the middle class, and generate economic growth that improves our lives and keeps our communities strong, competitive, and prosperous.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 12, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on Poland’s Independence Day
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Poland’s Independence Day:“Today, on Poland’s Independence Day, we join Polish communities in Canada and around the world to celebrate the 100th anniversary since Poland regained its sovereignty in 1918.“Canada and Poland share a strong and lasting bond, built on cooperation, mutual respect, and significant people-to-people ties. Our relationship is strengthened by our democratic values and a commitment to promote peace and stability around the world.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 11, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on Remembrance Day
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Remembrance Day:“Today, we honour every Canadian who has served and sacrificed so we may live free. We fall silent to acknowledge a debt we can never repay. We remember.“One hundred years ago today, the Armistice between Germany and the Allies ended the First World War. As we commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Armistice, we also mark Canada’s Hundred Days.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 11, 2018