• Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with Mario Abdo Benítez, President of Paraguay
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with Mario Abdo Benítez, President of Paraguay
    Today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met with the President of Paraguay, Mario Abdo Benítez.Prime Minister Trudeau and President Benítez discussed the importance of the bilateral relationship between Canada and Paraguay, as well as their shared priorities including investment, economic growth, and addressing the crisis in Venezuela.They also underscored their mutual commitment to deepening engagement between the two countries, particularly on trade through ongoing Canada-MERCOSUR trade negotiations.
    The Briefing Room
    New York, United States - September 25, 2018
  •   Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with Iván Duque, President of Colombia
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with Iván Duque, President of Colombia
    Today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met with the President of Colombia, Iván Duque.Prime Minister Trudeau and President Duque discussed the importance of the bilateral relations between Canada and Colombia, as well as shared priorities that include implementation of the peace process in Colombia and addressing the crisis in Venezuela, in particular the regional humanitarian crisis that it has created in neighbouring countries.
    The Briefing Room
    New York, United States - September 25, 2018
  • PM Trudeau sits and talks with Prime Minister of Barbados, Mia Mottley
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with the Prime Minister of Barbados, Mia Mottley
    Today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met with the Prime Minister of Barbados, Mia Mottley.Prime Minister Trudeau and Prime Minister Mottley exchanged views on several global issues of interest to Canada and Barbados, such as the importance of strengthening coastal communities and economies. Prime Minister Trudeau affirmed Canada’s commitment to supporting Barbados in building economic and climate resilience, and recognized the challenges associated with debt management and access to financing needed to invest in future growth.
    The Briefing Room
    New York, United States - September 24, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with Prime Minister Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal
    The Prime Minister met today with Prime Minister Oli of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal.The leaders reaffirmed the 53-year, longstanding friendship between Canada and Nepal.  They discussed shared values including democracy, good governance, growth that benefits all, inclusion and equality.  Reinforcing the importance of the bilateral relationship, the Prime Ministers agreed to undertake bilateral consultations in coming months.
    The Briefing Room
    New York, United States - September 24, 2018
  • PM Trudeau sits and talks with the President of Namibia
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets Dr. Hage G. Geingob, President of the Republic of Namibia
    On September 21, 2018, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met with Dr. Hage G. Geingob, President of the Republic of Namibia.  The President expressed thanks for Canada’s very active support during the period leading to Namibia’s independence in 1990.The leaders discussed shared priorities including the promotion of women’s empowerment and the imperative of taking action against climate change.
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - September 23, 2018
  • 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