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Canada and India’s relationship strengthened by people-to-people ties

Canada and India enjoy a close relationship that is based on similar institutions and forms of government, and a shared commitment to pluralism, diversity, and democracy. Our friendship is bolstered by strong people-to-people and cultural Read More

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Statement by the Prime Minister on Chinese Lunar New Year

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the Chinese Lunar New Year, also known as the Spring Festival: “This week, Chinese communities in Canada and around the world will celebrate the Read More

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Statement by the Prime Minister on Vietnamese New Year

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the Vietnamese New Year: “This week, Vietnamese communities in Canada and around the world will celebrate Tết Nguyên Đán, the Lunar New Year. “Tết Read More

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Statement by the Prime Minister on Korea’s Lunar New Year

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement for Korea’s Lunar New Year: “Today, Korean communities in Canada and around the world will celebrate Seollal, Korea’s Lunar New Year, and welcome the Year Read More

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Caroline Maynard

Caroline Maynard holds a Bachelor of Laws from the Université de Sherbrooke, and is a member of the Québec Bar. A highly regarded lawyer and senior executive, she is also fluently bilingual. Ms. Maynard’s legal Read More

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Prime Minister nominates next Information Commissioner

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the nomination of Caroline Maynard as the next Information Commissioner.  Caroline Maynard is currently serving as Interim Chairperson and Chief Executive Officer of the Military Grievances External Review Read More

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Government of Canada to create Recognition and Implementation of Rights Framework

For too long, Indigenous Peoples in Canada have had to prove their rights exist and fight to have them recognized and fully implemented. To truly renew the relationship between Canada and Indigenous Peoples, the Government Read More

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Statement by the Prime Minister on National Flag of Canada Day

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement to mark National Flag of Canada Day: “Today, I join Canadians across the country and abroad to celebrate the 53rd anniversary of our national flag. Read More

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Young Canadians to guide country’s first youth policy

The Prime Minister and Minister of Youth, Justin Trudeau, today announced several ways for young Canadians to take part in the development of Canada’s first youth policy.

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Statement by the Prime Minister on the International Day Against the Use of Child Soldiers

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the International Day Against the Use of Child Soldiers: “Child soldiers live lives no child should ever lead. The Government of Canada is committed Read More

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