Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today underlined how workers and businesses in key economic sectors throughout Ontario will greatly benefit from the Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement.
John Baird, Ottawa Citizen The simple principle that a woman should be able to choose whom and when to marry is an absolute given in this country. But the sad reality around the world is that millions of girls as young as eight or nine years of age are forced into marriage every year. Some […]
Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today announced additional Canadian support to contribute to promoting greater regional stability and sustainable peace and security in Somalia.
Baird made the announcement following a bilateral meeting with Fawzia Yusuf H. Adam, Somalia’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation.
Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today announced, on behalf of the Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development, Canada’s new contribution to advance sustainable economic growth through job creation in the West Bank and Gaza. The announcement was made during the visit to Canada of Riad Malki, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Palestinian Authority.
“My thoughts and prayers are with the families and friends of the victims, and those injured in this terrible tragedy.”
September 14, 2013 – Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today wrapped up a successful visit to Istanbul, where discussions centred on bilateral relations, addressing the humanitarian crisis in Syria, strengthening economic ties and improving market access.
Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today announced that he will visit seven countries in Latin America from July 28 to August 9, 2013, to advance Canada’s engagement in the Americas—a region of priority for Canada.
Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird welcomes his Mexican counterpart, José Antonio Meade Kuribreña, who is on his first visit to Canada as secretary of foreign affairs.
John Baird, Member of Parliament for Ottawa West-Nepean today issued the following statement; “Today I had the pleasure of joining residents and staff from the Extendicare Starwood Nursing Home on a tour of Parliament Hill’s Centre Block. “On top of the tour, it was great to catch up with constituents and discuss their priorities […]
John Baird, Member of Parliament for Ottawa West-Nepean and Foreign Affairs Minister, today issued the following statement:
“Today marks the beginning of Ramadan, a time of great reflection when Muslims in Canada and around the world are called upon to fast and worship.