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Embassy of Canada in Washington – 30th Anniversary

To commemorate the Embassy of Canada’s 30th anniversary on Pennsylvania Avenue, we’re taking you on a virtual tour of the chancery in Washington, D.C. Take in the #Viewfrom501 and learn about Canada’s history in the U.S. and background on the current location, information about our art and architecture, and find out the truth behind some […]

Joint Statement by the United States and Canada on Section 232 Duties on Steel and Aluminum

Joint Statement by the United States and Canada on Section 232 Duties on Steel and Aluminum After extensive discussions on trade in steel and aluminum covered by the action taken pursuant to Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962 (19 U.S.C. §1862), the United States and Canada have reached an understanding as follows: […]

Celebrating 25 Years of Disability Rights International

This week Ambassador MacNaughton and leaders of Disability Rights International celebrated the organization’s 25th anniversary. This anniversary comes at an auspicious time for Canada and we are honoured to call the group a partner. Recently, we introduced Bill C-81, the most significant disability rights legislation in over 30 years. When passed, this bill will help […]

The Great Lakes Region: A Model of Binational Cooperation

Last week, Transport Minister Marc Garneau and Detroit Consul General Joe Comartin participated in the Great Lakes Economic Forum in Cleveland, OH, sponsored by the Council of the Great Lakes Region. Minister Garneau told the crowd the region will benefit from the removal of tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum and the ratification of the […]

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Embassy of Canada in Washington – 30th Anniversary

To commemorate the Embassy of Canada’s 30th anniversary on Pennsylvania Avenue, we’re taking you on a virtual tour of the chancery in Washington, D.C. Take in the #Viewfrom501 and learn about Canada’s history in the U.S. and background on the current location, information about our art and architecture, and find out the truth behind some […]

May 20, 2019

Celebrating 25 Years of Disability Rights International

This week Ambassador MacNaughton and leaders of Disability Rights International celebrated the organization’s 25th anniversary. This anniversary comes at an auspicious time for Canada and we are honoured to call the group a partner. Recently, we introduced Bill C-81, the most significant disability rights legislation in over 30 years. When passed, this bill will help […]

May 17, 2019

Canadian Events in the Washington, D.C. Area – June

My Prairie Home Thursday June 6, 6:00 pm Embassy of Canada 501 Pennsylvania Avenue Washington, DC 20001 Non-binary musician Rae Spoon tells their queer and musical coming of age story growing up in Calgary, Alberta. To commemorate DC Pride Week, the Embassy of Canada will host a screening of My Prairie Home Thursday, June 6 […]

May 23, 2019

Canadian Events in the U.S. – June

World Environment Day Wednesday June 5, 6:00 – 8:00 pm War Memorial Veterans Building 401 Van Ness Ave San Francisco, CA Join the Consulate General of Canada in SF, the UN Association of SF, SF Environment, and the Consulate General of Denmark Silicon Valley to celebrate World Environment Day 2019. Panelists will discuss achieving zero […]

May 23, 2019

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