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Pride 2019

Over the weekend, the Embassy of Canada proudly participated in the 2019 Capital Pride Parade, showing Canada’s support for LGBTQ2 rights both at home and abroad. Dressed in red and white, Embassy staff and families carried Canadian rainbow flags and signs, blasted iconic Canadian pop music, and greeted enthusiastic crowds along the parade route. Our […]

June 10, 2019

Canada’s Commitment to Monarch Butterfly Conservation

Monarch butterflies, known for their beautiful orange, black, and white wings, migrate 2,000 miles across Canada, the United States, and Mexico each year. Millions of monarch butterflies leave their summer homes in Canada and the United States to travel across North America to reach southwestern Mexico, where they stay for the winter (much like many […]

June 7, 2019

United in Defence

As we commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day, it’s a time to take stock on ways Canadians and Americans continue to serve together around the world to keep us safe. Here are a few examples of what Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) are up to lately: Operation Neon Canada is contributing to Operation Neon, a multinational […]

June 7, 2019

Canadians in San Francisco showing their love for Raptors Nation!

You can take the Canadians out of Canada, but Raptors Nation is going global! At an event at Canada House in San Francisco this week, hosted by Maple Leaf Sports Entertainment with the support of the Canadian Consulate General in San Francisco, over 600 Canadians living in the area came together to show its love […]

June 7, 2019

Commemorating Canadian Armed Forces Day Day

On June 2, we honored the members of the Canadian Armed Forces, past and present, who put their lives on the line to advance stability and peace around the world. To mark the occasion, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said, “I am humbled by the immense dedication, selflessness, and compassion demonstrated by those who answer the call to serve. […]

June 4, 2019

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