• Canada and the Métis Nation move forward on Canada-Métis Nation Accord
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today met with the President of the Métis National Council (MNC), Clément Chartier, and the Presidents of the MNC Governing Members at the annual Crown-Métis Nation Summit. Together, they reviewed progress made during the first year of the Canada-Métis Nation Accord and confirmed priorities for the coming year.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 15, 2018
  • Prime Minister announces the appointment of a Senator
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that the Governor General appointed Colin Deacon as an independent Senator to fill a vacancy in Nova Scotia.Mr. Deacon has led a distinguished career as an entrepreneur and business leader. His leadership in promoting technology start-ups and businesses has helped create new jobs and opportunities for people across Nova Scotia and Atlantic Canada. He is a board member and Vice Chair of the Kids Brain Health Network and serves on the board of the Halifax Assistance Fund, which helps those in need in his community.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 15, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on the new Premier of Nunavut
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the new Premier of Nunavut:“On behalf of the Government of Canada, I congratulate Joe Savikataaq, who was chosen as the new territorial Premier by Members of the Nunavut Legislative Assembly.“Nunavut has one of the fastest growing and youngest populations in Canada. Respect, inclusion, and the full participation of the people of Nunavut is essential to the territory’s – and Canada’s – ongoing progress and prosperity.
    Statements
    Ottawa, Ontario - June 15, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Eid al-Fitr
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Eid al-Fitr:“Today, Muslims in Canada and around the world will gather with family and friends to celebrate Eid al-Fitr, marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan.“After a month of fasting and reflection, Eid is a time for Muslims to come together to feast, celebrate, and share their good fortune with others.“Muslim communities continue to make Canada stronger, more open, and more prosperous. Today, let’s celebrate their major contributions to our country.
    Statements
    Ottawa, Ontario - June 14, 2018
  • Itinerary for Friday, June 15, 2018
    Note: All times localOttawa, Ontario8:30 a.m. The Prime Minister, along with the Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland, the Minister of International Trade François-Philippe Champagne, the Minister of Environment and Climate Change Catherine McKenna, and the Minister of Democratic Institutions Karina Gould, will meet with the Prime Minister’s Youth Council.Closed to media
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 14, 2018
  • Prime Minister welcomes new members to Youth Council
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today welcomed 10 new members to his Youth Council. Together, these young Canadians will continue to provide important, non-partisan advice to the Prime Minister and the Government of Canada on issues that matter to young people and all Canadians – including mental health, reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples, diversity, innovation, economic growth that works for everyone, as well as youth employment and youth service.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 13, 2018
  • Itinerary for Thursday, June 14, 2018
    Note: All times localOttawa, OntarioPrivate meetings.
    Itineraries
    Ottawa, Ontario - June 13, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on Philippine Independence Day
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Philippine Independence Day:“Today, we join the Filipino community in Canada and around the world to mark the 120th anniversary of Philippine Independence.“Canada is home to a dynamic community of over 837,000 people of Philippine origin. The bonds between Canadians and Filipinos are the foundation of the Canada-Philippines relationship.“Canada will continue to work with the Philippines to build closer ties between our two countries.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 12, 2018
  • Itinerary for Wednesday, June 13, 2018
    Note: All times localOttawa, Ontario 10 a.m.     The Prime Minister will attend the National Caucus meeting.2 p.m.      The Prime Minister will attend Question Period.3:45 p.m. The Prime Minister meets with the Prime Minister’s Youth Council.Closed to media
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 12, 2018
  • Itinerary for Tuesday, June 12, 2018
    Note: All times localOttawa, Ontario9:30 a.m. The Prime Minister will attend the Cabinet meeting.Note for media:Ministers will be available to media in the House of Commons Foyer as of 12 p.m.2 p.m.      The Prime Minister will attend Question Period.4 p.m.      The Prime Minister will meet with the Dairy Farmers of Canada.Closed to media
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 11, 2018