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Chronology of events and key milestones

June 2007 – At the 2007 European Union (EU)-Canada Summit in Berlin, Canadian and EU leaders agree to conduct a joint study examining the costs and benefits of pursuing a closer economic partnership. October 2008 – Read More

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Canada-European Union Trade Agreement Summary of Benefits

The Government of Canada’s top priority is to create jobs and opportunities for Canadians in every region of the country. A key part of this goal is ensuring that Canadian businesses and investors have the Read More

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Declaration by the Prime Minister of Canada and the Presidents of the European Council and European Commission – a new era in Canada/EU relations

We, the leaders of Canada and the European Union (EU), meeting today in Ottawa, are committed to strengthening and deepening our strategic partnership that builds on our shared history and values.

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Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada in New York

Prime Minister Stephen Harper today delivered the following remarks in an address to the United Nations General Assembly in New York City:

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PM addresses the United Nations General Assembly in New York City

“Good evening. “Mr. President, Mr. Secretary-General, Excellencies, ladies and gentlemen. “It is both an honour and a pleasure for me to once again address this Assembly.

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PM highlights Canada’s leadership role on the world stage

Prime Minister Stephen Harper today addressed the United Nations General Assembly in New York City, where he focused on Canada’s global leadership to end the preventable deaths of mothers, newborns and children within a generation.

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Global Financing Facility For Every Woman Every Child: Building critical financial infrastructure and capital for maternal, newborn and child health post-2015

As a continuation of Canada’s leadership in maternal, newborn and child health, Prime Minister Stephen Harper today announced that Canada and its partners have founded the Global Financing Facility (GFF) For Every Woman Every Child.

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Canada leading the global effort to improve the lives of women and children in the developing world

At the 69th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York City, Prime Minister Stephen Harper highlighted Canada’s leadership role in promoting the health of women and children in developing countries and in Read More

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LIVE STREAM: Watch PM Harper live as he addresses the UN General Assembly on September 25th

Prime Minister Harper will be speaking at the United Nations General Assembly this week. Please click here to subscribe for updates on live stream events and for a reminder message in advance of this week’s address.

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PM highlights the strength of the Canadian economy in New York City

Prime Minister Stephen Harper today participated in a moderated discussion presented by the Canadian Association of New York and the Canadian Consulate General in New York, where he addressed the global economic climate, highlighted Canada’s Read More

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