• Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with United States President Donald J. Trump
    The Prime Minister spoke this evening with President Donald Trump. He conveyed to the President his condolences on the loss of life from Hurricane Florence.  The leaders discussed the ongoing negotiations concerning NAFTA. The Prime Minister reaffirmed his commitment to a deal that works for both countries. 
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - September 18, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with Malala Yousafzai
    Today, Prime Minister Trudeau met with Malala Yousafzai, honourary Canadian, Nobel laureate, and co-founder of the Malala Fund.  
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - September 7, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Prime Minister Theresa May of the United Kingdom
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau today spoke with Prime Minister Theresa May of the United Kingdom.The leaders discussed developments related to the attack in the United Kingdom in March 2018 by agents of the Russian government using a military-grade nerve agent, which were the subject of a statement by Prime Minister May in the House of Commons in London today.The Prime Minister expressed Canada’s full solidarity with the people of the United Kingdom in light of these developments, and recommitted Canada’s cooperation and full support to the British government.
    The Briefing Room
    Vancouver, British Columbia - September 5, 2018
  • Prime Minister speaks with premiers on negotiations toward a renewed North American Free Trade Agreement
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke today with provincial and territorial premiers to discuss the status of negotiations with the United States (U.S.) and Mexico toward a renewed North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Chrystia Freeland; the Minister of Intergovernmental and Northern Affairs and Internal Trade, Dominic LeBlanc; Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs (Canada-U.S. Relations), Andrew Leslie; and Canada’s Ambassador to the United States, David MacNaughton, also participated on the call.
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - August 30, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern of New Zealand
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau today spoke with Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern of New Zealand.The two leaders exchanged views on multilateral issues of mutual concern, including ways to advance a progressive trade agenda and the promotion of human rights.The prime ministers also discussed the importance of supporting the rules-based international order.  The two leaders expressed their desire to meet in the near future.
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - August 27, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau congratulates Prime Minister of Australia Scott Morrison
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau today spoke with the Prime Minister of Australia Scott Morrison and congratulated him on assuming his duties as Australia’s 30th Prime Minister.The two leaders noted the two countries’ strong bilateral ties, which are rooted in close friendship and a long tradition of standing together as allies.The prime ministers reaffirmed the importance of continued cooperation on trade and security, and spoke of opportunities to enhance bilateral trade and investment.
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - August 27, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with United States President Donald J. Trump
    The Prime Minister had a constructive conversation today with President Trump regarding the North American Free Trade Agreement. The leaders welcomed the progress that has been made in discussions with Mexico and look forward to having their teams engage this week with a view to a successful conclusion of negotiations.
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - August 27, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with President Enrique Peña Nieto of Mexico
    Yesterday on Sunday, August 26, the Prime Minister spoke with President Enrique Peña Nieto of Mexico. The leaders discussed the ongoing negotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement and shared their commitment to reaching a successful conclusion to this agreement for all three parties.
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - August 27, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Michelle Bachelet, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (Designate)
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke today with Michelle Bachelet to congratulate her upon her appointment as the next United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights. The Prime Minister underscored the critical importance of the High Commissioner’s role in the promotion and protection of human rights throughout the world. He reaffirmed Canada’s unwavering commitment to human rights and strong partnership with the Office for the High Commissioner for Human Rights at the United Nations. 
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - August 24, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Prime Minister Imran Khan of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan
    The Prime Minister spoke today with Imran Khan, the newly elected Prime Minister of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan.Prime Minister Trudeau expressed his good wishes following Pakistan’s election and consequent transition from one civilian government to another. He acknowledged the very ambitious reform agenda articulated by Prime Minister Khan. 
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - August 20, 2018