• Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with Rahul Gandhi, President of the Indian National Congress
    The Prime Minister and Mr. Gandhi shared their mutual support for pluralism and respect for diversity and inclusion. They discussed human rights and the need to combat sexual violence against women and girls. In discussing the changing global landscape, they shared views on engaging youth and women as leaders for change. Prime Minister Trudeau and Mr. Gandhi discussed poverty and gender inequality, recognizing the need for growth that benefits everyone.  
    The Briefing Room
    New Delhi, India - February 23, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets His Excellency Ram Nath Kovind, President of the Republic of India
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met today with His Excellence Ram Nath Kovind, the President of the Republic of India.  The Prime Minister thanked the President for his gracious welcome to India and conveyed his respect for India's rich history, culture and diversity.Prime Minister Trudeau recognized India's contributions to global peacekeeping, noting a desire to do more together to advance global commitments on women, peace and security. 
    The Briefing Room
    New Delhi, India - February 23, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with His Excellency Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India
    Prime Minister Trudeau met today with Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India.
    The Briefing Room
    New Delhi, India - February 23, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with India's Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met today with India's Minister of External Affairs, Sushma Swaraj. He was joined in the meeting by the Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs. The Prime Minister congratulated the Foreign Ministers on their positive and wide-ranging dialogue the previous day, underscoring the importance of continued cooperation to constructively address issues of mutual concern. Prime Minister Trudeau discussed his engagements in India over the week, including with women business leaders and various Chief Ministers.
    The Briefing Room
    New Delhi, India - February 23, 2018
  • Prime Minister Trudeau meets with the Chief Minister of Punjab Amarinder Singh
    Prime Minister Trudeau met with the Chief Minister of Punjab, Mr. Amarinder Singh in Amritsar.The Prime Minister conveyed his support for a united India, stressing the desire to see positive collaboration on issues of mutual concern.  The Prime Minister discussed his views on freedom of expression and the importance of dialogue to establish common ground and understanding. The two exchanged views on a range of issues, including youth employment and investment towards mutual prosperity. They also agreed on the importance of increasing participation of women in the economy.
    The Briefing Room
    Amritsar, India - February 21, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis of Maharashtra
    Today, Prime Minister Trudeau met with the Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Mr. Devendra Fadnavis in Mumbai.  The two discussed the vibrant and growing commercial relationship between Canada and India. They exchanged views on innovation, technology and growing Canada-India partnerships to promote mutual growth and investment. The Prime Minister discussed the Chief Minister’s ambitions under Smart Cities India and ways that Canadian business partnerships can contribute to developing citizen friendly and environmentally viable cities.  
    The Briefing Room
    Mumbai, India - February 20, 2018
  • Prime Minister Trudeau meets with Chief Minister of Gujarat, Shri Vijay Rupani
    Prime Minister Trudeau met today with the Chief Minister of Gujarat, Shri Vijay Rupani. The Prime Minister congratulated the Chief Minister on his recent re-election and expressed his thanks for the warm and visible welcome to Gujarat. The Chief Minister thanked Prime Minister Trudeau for being the first Canadian Prime Minister to visit Gujarat. ‎The Chief Minister and the Prime Minister discussed close ties between Canada and Gujarat in education and commerce, noting opportunities for greater collaboration and deeper linkages.
    The Briefing Room
    Ahmedabad, India - February 19, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with United States President Donald Trump
    Today, the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, spoke with the President of the United States of America, Donald J. Trump.The Prime Minister conveyed his condolences to the President for the loss of life and injuries that resulted from the shooting yesterday at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas high school in Parkland, Florida.The Prime Minister extended his wishes for a full recovery to those who were injured.  He offered Canada’s assistance and said that Canadians stand in solidarity with the people of the United States at this difficult time.
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - February 15, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti
    Today, the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau met with Eric Garcetti, Mayor of the city of Los Angeles, during the Prime Minister’s visit to the city.‎The Prime Minister and the Mayor discussed a range of Canada-Los Angeles issues, including the significance of the North American Free Trade Agreement to both economies, opportunities to increase investment and shared efforts to address climate change.
    The Briefing Room
    Los Angeles, California, USA - February 10, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Speaks with President-elect Sebastián Piñera of Chile
    Today the Prime Minister spoke by phone with the President-elect of Chile, Sebastián Piñera. Prime Minister Trudeau congratulated President-elect Piñera on his electoral victory, and said how much he looks forward to closely collaborating with Mr. Piñera when he takes office on March 11.Prime Minister Trudeau and President-elect Piñera reiterated the importance of the excellent Canada-Chile bilateral relationship and on regional collaboration. Discussion touched on the current crisis in Venezuela and advancing a progressive trade agenda through bilateral and regional agreements.
    The Briefing Room
    San Francisco, California, USA - February 9, 2018