• Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with Gérald Larcher, Speaker of the Senate of France
    Today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met with Gérard Larcher, Speaker of the Senate of the French Republic, who was accompanied by other senior senators.The Prime Minister and the Speaker commended the close relations between Canada and France.
    The Briefing Room
    Paris, France - April 17, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Prime Minister of New Zealand Jacinda Ardern in a room beside flags representing Canada and New Zealand.
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with Prime Minister of New Zealand Jacinda Ardern
    Yesterday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met Jacinda Ardern, Prime Minister of New Zealand.The two prime ministers discussed progressive trade, and the experiences that Canada and New Zealand can share in strengthening the middle class and preparing for jobs of the future. As well, they discussed economic development in the Caribbean and Small Island Developing States.The leaders also exchanged views on international security challenges, including in Syria.
    The Briefing Room
    Paris, France - April 17, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with President of France Emmanuel Macron and the Co-chairs of the G7 Gender Equality Advisory Council, Melinda Gates and Isabelle Hudon, in the courtyard of the Palais de l’Élysée.
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with Co-chairs of the G7 Gender Equality Advisory Council, Isabelle Hudon et Melinda Gates
    Yesterday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met with Ambassador of Canada to France, Isabelle Hudon, and Melinda Gates, who are Co-chairs of the G7 Gender Equality Advisory Council. The meeting was also attended by Emmanuel Macron, President of France.The Prime Minister reiterated his vision in setting up the Council, so that it will provide advice in ensuring that gender equality and gender-based analysis inform all aspects of planning and outcomes of Canada’s G7 Presidency.
    The Briefing Room
    Paris, France - April 17, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Michaëlle Jean, Secretary-General of the OIF, sit and talk in front of flags representing Canada and the OIF
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with Secretary General of the Organisation internationale de la Francophonie, Michaëlle Jean
    Today Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met with Michaëlle Jean, Secretary General of the Organisation internationale de la Francophonie (OIF).
    The Briefing Room
    Paris, France - April 16, 2018
  • Prime Minister Trudeau meets with Director General of UNESCO, Audrey Azoulay
    Today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met with Audrey Azoulay, Director General of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organizaton (UNESCO).
    The Briefing Room
    Paris, France - April 16, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Prime Minister of United Kingdom and Northern Ireland Theresa May
    The Prime Minister spoke today with Prime Minister Teresa May of the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland. The leaders discussed the recent actions taken by the United States, France and the United Kingdom to address the chemical weapon attack by the Syrian Government against its own people. Both prime ministers agreed that these were necessary, targeted and proportionate actions to address this egregious situation.  The prime ministers closed by discussing their plans to meet in the coming week during the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in London.  
    The Briefing Room
    Lima, Peru - April 14, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau shakes hands with President of Argentina Mauricio Macri in a conference room in front of flags representing Canada and Argentina.
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with the President of Argentina Mauricio Macri
    Today Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met with President Mauricio Macri of Argentina on the margins of the Summit of the Americas in Lima, Peru.The two leaders discussed free trade, including the MERCOSUR free trade negotiations currently underway, and committed to explore ways to further strengthen the strong commercial partnership between Canada and Argentina.
    The Briefing Room
    Lima, Peru - April 14, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Vice President of United States Mike Pence sit and talk in a conference room beside flags representing Canada and the U.S.
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with the Vice President of United States Mike Pence
    Today Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met with Vice President Mike Pence of the United States on the margins of the Summit of the Americas in Lima, Peru.The Prime Minister and the Vice President welcomed the progress made in the ongoing negotiations of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). They also discussed their shared interests with respect to steel and aluminum.Prime Minister Trudeau and Vice President Pence discussed the situation in Syria, and exchanged views on the ongoing crisis in Venezuela.
    The Briefing Room
    Lima, Peru - April 14, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and President of Chile Sebastián Piñera sit and talk in an office beside flags representing Canada and Chile.
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with the President of Chile Sebastián Piñera
    Yesterday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke with Sebastián Piñera, President of Chile, on the margins of the Summit of the Americas in Lima, Peru.The leaders praised the longstanding and vibrant relationship between the two countries and the benefits both countries have derived from the Canada-Chile Free Trade Agreement. They also discussed Canada-Chile collaboration as co-chairs for 2017-19 of the Equal Rights Coalition.
    The Briefing Room
    Lima, Peru - April 14, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Prime Minister of The Bahamas Hubert Minnis in a conference room.
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with the Prime Minister of The Bahamas Hubert Minnis
    Yesterday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau had a pull-aside meeting with Prime Minister Hubert Minnis of The Bahamas on the margins of the Summit of the Americas in Lima, Peru.Prime Minister Trudeau underlined Canada’s continued commitment to supporting Caribbean countries, including The Bahamas, in addressing climate-related challenges and vulnerabilities. Following hurricanes Irma and Maria in 2017, Canada pledged $100 million to support Caribbean countries in their reconstruction efforts and in strengthening long-term resilience.
    The Briefing Room
    Lima, Peru - April 14, 2018