• Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with President Enrique Peña Nieto of Mexico
    Today, the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, spoke with President Enrique Peña Nieto of Mexico.The leaders reaffirmed the close friendship and partnership between Canada and Mexico, and discussed the upcoming Mexican elections on July 1.The Prime Minister updated the President on Canada’s response to the U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs.The leaders also discussed the North American Free Trade negotiations and agreed to continue working toward a mutually beneficial outcome.The Prime Minister and President committed to stay in touch.
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - June 29, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with President Mahamadou Issoufou of Niger
    Today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke by telephone with President Mahamadou Issoufou of Niger. President Issoufou congratulated the Prime Minister on the success of the G7 Summit held earlier in June. Prime Minister Trudeau highlighted the positive achievements of the Summit, including the contribution of $3.8 billion to support education for women and girls in fragile or crisis-afflicted states, and the Charlevoix Blueprint for Healthy Oceans, Seas, and Resilient Coastal Communities.
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - June 29, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with President Paul Biya of Cameroon
    Today, the Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, spoke by telephone with President Paul Biya of Cameroon, who sent his best wishes for Canada Day.
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - June 29, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with President Patrice Talon of Benin
    Today, the Prime Minister spoke by telephone with President Patrice Talon of Benin to express Canada’s support for a second term for Michaëlle Jean as Secretary General of the Organisation internationale de la Francophonie. President Talon remarked that Ms. Jean has been an exceptional representative for Africa at the Organisation internationale de la Francophonie, and noted his appreciation for her many contributions to, and her good work within, the Organisation.
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - June 29, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with President Alassane Ouattara of Côte d’Ivoire
    Today, Prime Minister Trudeau spoke by telephone with President Ouattara and offered his condolences on behalf of Canadians for the human loss and damage caused by recent torrential rains in the Ivorian capital, Abidjan. The two leaders discussed the importance of global collaboration and actions to fight the effects of climate change.The Prime Minister congratulated President Ouattara on the success of the Jeux de la Francophonie held in Abidjan last year. The President expressed his admiration for Canadian athletes’ excellent performance.
    The Briefing Room
    Toronto, Ontario - June 27, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with President Hery Rajaonarimampianina of the Republic of Madagascar
    Today, the Prime Minister spoke on the telephone with the President of Madagascar, Hery Rajaonarimampianina, to express Canada’s support for a second term for Michaëlle Jean as Secretary General of the International Organisation of La Francophonie. President Rajaonarimampianina took note of Canada’s support for Ms. Jean’s candidacy and expressed his appreciation of her contributions to the Francophonie.
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - June 27, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern of New Zealand
    Today, the Prime Minister spoke by telephone with the Prime Minister of New Zealand, Jacinda Ardern.The two leaders reaffirmed their shared commitment to a progressive trade agenda that creates economic growth that benefits everyone, and undertook to continue to work closely together to this end.The two leaders also reaffirmed their commitment to work together on Indigenous issues and on women’s empowerment. 
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - June 14, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with the Prime Minister of Vietnam, Nguyễn Xuân Phúc
    Yesterday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau hosted a working visit by the Prime Minister of Vietnam, Nguyễn Xuân Phúc, following the G7 Summit in Charlevoix.Celebrating the 45th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Canada and Vietnam, the prime ministers emphasized the strong people-to-people ties and the enduring relationship between Canada and Vietnam. 
    The Briefing Room
    Québec City, Québec - June 11, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with Kenyan President, Uhuru Kenyatta
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met yesterday with the President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta, following the G7 Summit in Charlevoix.The two leaders emphasized the urgency of global action for the protection and health of the oceans. Both looked forward to co-hosting a major conference on the Blue Economy, in Nairobi in November, and both reaffirmed the importance of ensuring that the needs of coastal nations remain a central part of the oceans agenda.‎
    The Briefing Room
    Québec City, Quebec - June 11, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with Paul Kagame, President of Rwanda
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met today with Paul Kagame, President of Rwanda and Chair of the African Union, following the G7 Summit at Charlevoix.Prime Minister Trudeau thanked President Kagame for his participation at the G7, and the two leaders discussed shared priorities including women's empowerment and gender equality, and environmental protection.The Prime Minister and the President discussed the bilateral relationship and reaffirmed their commitment to further deepen bilateral ties.
    The Briefing Room
    Québec City, Quebec - June 10, 2018