March 31, 2019 – The Honourable Maryam Monsef, Minister of International Development and Minister for Women and Gender Equality, will make an announcement with members of the Humanitarian Coalition on relief efforts for those affected by Tropical Cyclone Idai in Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe.
The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and the Honourable Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of National Defence, will participate in the United Nations Peacekeeping Ministerial (UNPKM) conference in New York, New York, on March 28 and 29, 2019.
March 27, 2019 – The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, will participate in meetings ahead of the United Nations Peacekeeping Ministerial (UNPKM) conference, in New York City, New York.
Media representatives are invited to a news conference with the Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Tourism, Official Languages and La Francophonie, and Nadine Girault, Quebec’s Minister of International Relations and La Francophonie. Catherine Cano, the new administrator appointed by the Secretary General of the International Organisation of La Francophonie, Louise Mushikiwabo, will take part in the press conference.
The Honourable Jim Carr, Minister of International Trade Diversification will speak with representatives of the Association of Manitoba Municipalities to highlight how investments in Budget 2019 will help middle class Canadians feel the impact of Canada’s economic growth. That includes helping more Canadians find an affordable home, prepare for well-paid jobs, retire with confidence and get prescription drugs when they need them. The Minister will also share how increases in investments in municipalities will strengthen rural communities and help them to thrive.
March 24, 2019 - The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, will meet with United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer in Washington, D.C., on Monday, March 25, 2019. During this visit, the Minister will also meet with members of Congress.
The Honourable Jim Carr, Minister of International Trade Diversification will highlight how investments in Budget 2019 will help Canadians find and keep good jobs in a rapidly changing job market and in an increasingly competitive global economy.
The Honourable Jim Carr, Minister of International Trade Diversification will meet with Mayor Brian Bowman to discuss key priorities for the City of Winnipeg, followed by a media availability where he will highlight how investments in Budget 2019 will strengthen the city of Winnipeg and the province of Manitoba and advance Canada as both an economic and environmental leader.