• Prime Minister announces renewal of Canadian Coast Guard fleet
    The Canadian Coast Guard saves lives, protects the environment, and helps our economy grow, while keeping our waters safe, secure, and open. But the Coast Guard fleet is aging, with most ships beyond their normal life expectancy. There is an urgent need to renew the fleet to ensure the Coast Guard can continue its essential and, often, life-saving work.The Coast Guard fleet is supported by Canada’s shipbuilding and marine industry, which fuels innovation and skills development, and creates new opportunities for Canadian workers and businesses across the country. The Government of Canada is...
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    Vancouver, British Columbia - May 22, 2019
  • Prime Minister announces appointment of new Associate Chief Justice of the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the appointment of the Honourable Kenneth G. Nielsen, a judge of the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta, as an Associate Chief Justice of the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta.Justice Nielsen has been appointed to a newly created position in an effort to help manage the growing and increasingly complex caseload being experienced by the Court. 
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    Ottawa, Ontario - May 22, 2019
  • Prime Minister concludes successful visit to France
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today concluded his visit to France, where he endorsed the Christchurch Call to Action and shared Canada’s vision for restoring trust in the digital world.On May 15, Prime Minister Trudeau joined other government leaders and tech industry representatives in endorsing the Christchurch Call to Action to eliminate terrorist and violent extremist content online. The Christchurch Call recognizes the need for enhanced cooperation among a wide range of actors, including governments, civil society, and online service providers.
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    Paris, France - May 16, 2019
  • Canada joins Christchurch Call to Action to eliminate terrorist and violent extremist content online
    The internet bridges divides and helps us build a more open, inclusive world. But it has also increasingly become a tool for terrorism and violent extremism. The March 2019 terror attack in Christchurch was a harrowing reminder that we need to take coordinated action to prevent social media and other online platforms from being used as a tool to incite, publish and promote terrorism, violence, and hatred.
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    Paris, France - May 15, 2019
  • Prime Minister announces advisory board to select the next Supreme Court justice
    The Government of Canada is committed to appointing Supreme Court of Canada Justices in a way that is transparent, inclusive, and accountable to Canadians.That is why, in 2016, the Government of Canada launched a new process that tasked an independent and non-partisan Advisory Board with identifying suitable candidates who are jurists of the highest caliber, functionally bilingual, and representative of the diversity of Canada.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - May 15, 2019
  • Prime Minister Trudeau meets President Grabar-Kitarović of Croatia
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, met with the President of Croatia, Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović. This is the first state visit to Canada by a Croatian President since the country’s independence. On January 15, 1992, Canada was among the first countries to recognize the Republic of Croatia.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - May 14, 2019
  • The Government of Canada partners with municipalities to build better lives for Canadians
    Whether getting busy parents home sooner, building recreation centres for young people, or helping communities adapt to climate change, investments in local infrastructure create good, middle class jobs and make our cities and towns better places to live.
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    Edmonton, Alberta - May 10, 2019
  • Prime Minister to attend the Christchurch Call meeting on eliminating terrorist and violent extremist content online
    The recent attacks in Christchurch, New Zealand, have highlighted the urgent need for governments, tech companies, and civil society to work together to eliminate terrorist and violent extremist content online.The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that he will travel to Paris, France, from May 15 to 17, to meet with government leaders and representatives of prominent social media companies to discuss concrete solutions to eliminate terrorist and violent extremist content online.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - May 8, 2019
  • Prime Minister launches Canada’s Youth Policy
    Young Canadians are the most educated, connected, and diverse generation this country has ever seen. They are actively serving their communities and advocating for a more fair, diverse, and inclusive Canada. Their participation in civic life, including government decision-making, is crucial to Canada’s continued success.The Prime Minister and Minister of Youth, Justin Trudeau, launched Canada’s first-ever youth policy during the Canada Youth Summit, which brought together young Canadians to discuss what matters most to them.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - May 3, 2019
  • Prime Minister announces changes to parliamentary secretaries
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the following changes to the parliamentary secretaries:
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    Ottawa, Ontario - May 3, 2019