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Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to attend North American Leaders' Summit in Washington

Canada’s Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, announced on November 10th his plan to travel to Washington, D.C., to join his counterparts in the North American Leaders' Summit schedule for November 18, 2021, in the United States.

The North American Leaders' Summit is a trilateral meeting between the Prime Minister of Canada, the President of Mexico, and the President of the United States. The three leaders will be meeting in Washington to discuss shared priorities and find “North American solutions to the challenges of today and tomorrow.” This year, priorities include finishing the fight against COVID-19, getting the job done on vaccines, tackling the climate crisis, creating new middle class jobs, building an economic recovery that works for everyone, and migration.

Quoting a message that reached African Canadian Magazine from the Prime Minister’s office (PMO), at the meeting, “the Prime Minister will build on the important work accomplished at the Group of 20 Summit and the 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) to strengthen supply chains, help keep our economy growing and competitive, and protect our environment.”