The University of Victoria, in collaboration with Global Affairs Canada and working with several prominent partners, is launching the inaugural Victoria Forum to mark Canada’s 150th anniversary. Focusing on, “Promoting Diversity and Inclusion,” the event will be held in Victoria on Nov. 17 - 19, 2017.

Inaugural Victoria Forum celebrates diversity and inclusion - University of Victoria

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Canada’s approach is to have all involved sectors of the Government of Canada work together to address the many aspects of the global effort, including meeting military, political and stabilization needs, and separately, providing humanitarian and development assistance.

Update on Canada’s engagement in Iraq and the region | The Global Coalition

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Minister Bibeau travelled to Jordan where she visited a UNICEF-supported Makani learning center and a primary school. Canada is one of the most important donor for education in Jordan. She also visited a UNFPA-led women health centre where she discussed sexual rights and health rights. Finally, she participated in a meeting with women middle managers in Jordanian public service, and met with...
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The Government of Canada is deeply concerned by the passage of amendments to Cambodia's Law on Political Parties. This is particularly worrying since it is happening only a few months ahead of Cambodia’s local-level elections, scheduled to take place in June 2017 – national elections will be held in July 2018. These changes give the Cambodian government significant new powers to restrain...
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On World Day of #SocialJustice, Canada recognizes the work of Flora MacDonald to advance social justice by promoting #genderequality in Canada & abroad.
I met with Stefan Löfven l,Prime Minister of Sweden, and we had a very interesting conversation with the Canadian delegation. #GGSweden
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J'ai rencontré Stefan Löfven, premier ministre de Suède, puis nous avons eu une conversation très intéressante avec la délégation canadienne. #GGSuède
Canada is celebrating the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations with Moldova. For more information: [ Ow.ly Link ]
The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, joins the Prime Minister in Strasbourg, France, on February 16, 2017, for his historic address to the European Parliament.

Later, between February 16 and 17, 2017, the Minister will attend the G20 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Bonn, Germany.

The Minister will then join the Prime Minister in Berlin and Hamburg, Germany, to...
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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met today with Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany in Berlin.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany

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The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, joins foreign ministers at the G20 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Bonn, Germany. Canada is committed to engaging with its G20 partners to strengthen crisis prevention, combat global inequality and contribute to an open, peaceful and prosperous world.
We are celebrating today 25 years of diplomatic relations with the Kyrgyz Republic!
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The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, joins the Prime Minister in Strasbourg, France, on February 16, 2017, for his historic address to the European Parliament.

Later, between February 16 and 17, 2017, the Minister will attend the G20 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Bonn, Germany.

The Minister will then join the Prime Minister in Berlin and Hamburg, Germany, to...
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The Group of 20 was established in 1999 to stabilize financial markets and promote economic growth and development. Today, G20 countries represent the world’s leading industrialized and emerging economies, and the G20 is the central forum for international cooperation on financial and economic issues.
The G20 Foreign Ministers' Meeting starts today in Bonn, Germany. Canada’s priorities at this year’s G20 include: inclusive growth, emphasizing gender equality and the social and economic benefits derived from well-ordered migration, a progressive trade and investment agenda that benefits all, and green growth rooted in our commitment to climate action and environmental sustainability.
Today, the Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs attends the G20 Foreign Ministers' Meeting in Bonn, Germany. At this year's meeting, foreign ministers will focus on implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, maintaining peace in a complex world and cooperation with Africa.
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Address by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to the European Parliament
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