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Jacqueline O’Neill

Jacqueline O’Neill has a bachelor’s degree in commerce from the University of Alberta and a master’s in public policy from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government.

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Prime Minister names first Ambassador for Women, Peace and Security

Gender equality plays a critical role in creating lasting solutions to the challenges we face around the world – from building economies that work for everyone to advancing peace and security. To build a more Read More

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United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights to visit Canada

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, will visit Canada from June 16 to 19. During the visit, Prime Minister Trudeau and High Commissioner Read More

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Government of Canada taking action to reduce plastic pollution

Plastic has thousands of useful applications, but is often mismanaged and ends up polluting our environment and wasting valuable resources. Reducing plastic pollution and investing in Canadian innovation are part of the Government of Canada’s Read More

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Canada to ban harmful single-use plastics and hold companies responsible for plastic waste

Plastic pollution is a global challenge that requires immediate action. Plastic waste ends up in our landfills and incinerators, litters our parks and beaches, and pollutes our rivers, lakes, and oceans, entangling and killing turtles, Read More

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Statement by the Prime Minister on the 75th anniversary of D-Day and the Battle of Normandy

“Today, on the 75th anniversary of D-Day and the Battle of Normandy, we pause to honour those who fought and gave their lives in a campaign that helped turn the tide of the Second World War.

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Canada strengthens commitment to global health and nutrition beyond 2020

Canada’s strengthened commitment to global health and nutrition will support the efforts of a wide range of partners to help the poorest and most vulnerable around the world. Building on Canada’s ongoing global health and Read More

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Government of Canada makes historic investment to promote the health and rights of women and girls around the world

Advancing gender equality is key to strengthening the middle class, growing the economy, and building a better world. Canada is a champion for gender equality at home and abroad. Investing in women and girls’ health, Read More

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Prime Minister announces appointment of new Chief Justice of the Court of Queen’s Bench of New Brunswick

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the appointment of the Honourable Tracey K. DeWare, a judge of the Court of Queen’s Bench of New Brunswick, Family Division, as the new Chief Justice of the Read More

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The Honourable Tracey K. DeWare

The Honourable Tracey K. DeWare was appointed to the Court of Queen’s Bench of New Brunswick, Family Division, in 2012 and was assigned to the Judicial District of Campbellton. Prior to her appointment, she was Read More

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