• 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
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with the Prime Minister of Bangladesh, Sheikh Hasina
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met yesterday with the Prime Minister of Bangladesh, Sheikh Hasina, following the G7 Summit in Charlevoix.Thanking the Prime Minister for her participation at the G7 to protect oceans and the environment, the two leaders further discussed opportunities to improve the resilience of coastal communities and to reduce plastic waste.
    The Briefing Room
    Québec City, Quebec - June 10, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with the President of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met today with the President of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa, following the G7 Summit in Charlevoix. The Prime Minister thanked President Ramaphosa for his contribution to the Summit, and the two leaders discussed further opportunities to advance the oceans agenda, women's empowerment and other priorities of shared concern.‎
    The Briefing Room
    Québec City, Quebec - June 10, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with the President of Senegal, Macky Sall
    Following the G7 Summit in Charlevoix, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met with President Macky Sall of Senegal. The Prime Minister and the President discussed their shared commitment to address oceans issues, including both over-fishing and plastic waste.  The Prime Minister acknowledged Senegal's leadership on regional peace and security issues, and the two leaders discussed the UN peace-support deployment in Mali and their shared commitment to strengthening of UN peace-support capacity more generally.
    The Briefing Room
    Québec City, Quebec - June 10, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with President of Argentina, Mauricio Macri
    Yesterday evening Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mrs. Sophie Grégoire Trudeau hosted dinner for President Mauricio Macri of Argentina and his wife, Juliana Awada, on the margins of the G7 Summit in La Malbaie, Quebec.The Prime Minister and the President reaffirmed their commitment to collaborating closely throughout their respective G7 and G20 presidencies in 2018, and discussed shared priorities of economic growth and job creation, gender equality and trade that benefits everyone.
    The Briefing Room
    La Malbaie, Quebec - June 10, 2018