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Statement by the Prime Minister on World Environment Day

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on World Environment Day:

“Today, we join the global community to celebrate World Environment Day – an opportunity to connect with nature and to recommit ourselves to build a cleaner, more sustainable world for generations to come. This year, Canada will host the official global celebrations for the first time. We are proud to celebrate our shared environment, and to work with our partners around the world to leave a cleaner, healthier planet for all our children.