Rachel Bendayan, Parliamentary Secretary to Mary Ng, Minister of Small Business, Export Promotion and International Trade will participate in a moderated panel discussion at the Toronto Global Forum, on the topic of international trade at a time of global uncertainty. They will discuss how the pandemic has shaped Canada’s international trade priorities, its impact on local businesses, and strategies to support workers and all Canadians.
The Honourable Mary Ng, Minister of Small Business, Export Promotion and International Trade, will kick off the virtual trade mission to South Korea with a seminar on preparing Canadian entrepreneurs in all sectors to expand into international markets, and will deliver opening remarks.
October 26, 2020 - The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced that Canada will co-host the second Global Conference for Media Freedom with the Republic of Botswana on November 16, 2020.
Minister Champagne has been travelling to Greece, Austria, Belgium and Lithuania this week where he met with key European partners to discuss how the international community can address the situations in Belarus, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Eastern Mediterranean.
Marc-André Blanchard, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Canada to the United Nations (UN), and the Honourable Bob Rae will hold a press conference following the appointment of Mr. Rae as Canada’s next ambassador to the UN.
The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Foreign Affairs, will participate in a UNESCO World Press Freedom Day virtual event on press freedom and tackling disinformation taking place tomorrow.