The Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Foreign Affairs, will virtually meet with the United States of America Secretary of State, Antony J. Blinken, to advance the Canada - United States roadmap launched by Prime Minister Trudeau and President Biden. Following the meeting, the Minister will hold a media availability.
February 15, 2021 - The Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Foreign Affairs, announced that Canada will host a virtual event that will bring together officials from numerous countries on a new multilateral initiative against arbitrary detention in state-to-state relations on February 15, 2021. Following the event, the Minister will hold a media availability.
The Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, will travel to Washington, D.C., as the Chair of the Canada-U.S. Relations Cabinet Committee. The visit will be an opportunity to engage with U.S. governors on the Canada-U.S. relationship. The Minister will take part in a series of events with American officials and will discuss the new NAFTA and lifting Section 232 steel and aluminium tariffs.
The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, the Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, and the Honourable Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of National Defence, will hold a media availability to provide an update on the actions the Government of Canada is taking to help people affected by hurricanes Irma and Jose.