The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today concluded his attendance at the Munich Security Conference in Munich, Germany, where he emphasized Canada’s continued commitment to the rules-based international order and the multilateral institutions that underpin it.
Rob Oliphant, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, today concluded a successful visit to Australia where he delivered remarks at the seventh Australia-Canada Economic Leadership Forum, in Melbourne. The forum is one of the premier events that underpin Canada-Australia economic relations, attracting major business and political leaders from across both countries.
The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Foreign Affairs, the Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Health, and the Honourable Harjit Sajjan, Minister of National Defence, today announced that the Government of Canada has chartered a plane to repatriate Canadians on board the Diamond Princess cruise ship docked in Yokohama, Japan.
The Honourable Mary Ng, Minister of Small Business, Export Promotion and International Trade, today announced the launch of public consultations on the possible modernization of the Canada-Ukraine Free Trade Agreement (CUFTA).
Canada, Ukraine, Sweden, Afghanistan and the United Kingdom, the members of the International Coordination and Response Group for the victims of Flight PS752, held a second in-person meeting on the margins of the Munich Security Conference today to advance work on the framework of cooperation with Iran presented in London, United Kingdom, on January 16, 2020.
The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Foreign Affairs, met with his Chinese counterpart, Wang Yi, State Councillor and Minister of Foreign Affairs, on the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference in Germany.
The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Foreign Affairs, will deliver a speech on Canada’s foreign policy priorities and objectives at the Montreal Council on Foreign Relations. A media availability will follow.
Nearly 30 years ago, the Government of Canada dedicated the first week of February to highlighting the actions of Canadian international assistance workers striving to improve peoples’ lives and our planet’s well-being.