New York PM Trudeau attends UN General Assembly, meets with allies


Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is in New York for two days of meetings with allies and partners at the 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA).

As co-chair of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) advocacy group, Prime Minister Trudeau’s United Nations agenda includes, according to a Sept. 17 document, “strong climate action, the empowerment of women and girls, and advocating for equality reductions”. news releaseFrom the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO).

He also plans to meet with world leaders to highlight Canada’s role in addressing the global food crisis and supporting food security.

“Today and tomorrow, we are meeting with partners around the world at the @UN General Assembly. I’m going,” Trudeau said. Social media September 20.

Prime Minister Trudeau will also participate in an executive roundtable with former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on “Unleashing and Realizing the Benefits of Inclusive Job Expansion.”

His agenda includes two summit meetings in the afternoon, including the World Food Security Summit and the Christchurch Cole Summit.

Prime Minister Trudeau, who is scheduled to meet New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and French President Emmanuel Macron, said in a news release, “Reiterate Canada’s commitment to eliminate terrorist and violent extremist content online. I will.”

Prime Minister Trudeau will hold bilateral talks with President Chandrika Persad Santoki of the South American country of Suriname.

The final event on Prime Minister Trudeau’s UN agenda today is a conference entitled ‘Countdown to CBD COP15: Landmark Leaders Event for a Nature Positive World’. He will be accompanied by Environment Minister Stephen Guilbeau. Prime Minister Trudeau will co-chair the Summit of the Ocean Panel entitled “Financing Ocean Solutions for People and Planet: Delivering on SDG 14.”

On the second day of his visit to UNGA on September 21, Prime Minister Trudeau’s agenda will include further meetings and meetings with world leaders.

He will first attend the ‘7th Replenishment of the Global Fund to Combat AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria – Pledge Conference’. global fund It is a partnership between governments, the private sector, nonprofits, and people affected by disease to support country-led prevention, treatment, and care programs.

Prime Minister Trudeau will then host a meeting with regional partners in the Caribbean focused on supporting stability and sustainable development in Haiti.

The Prime Minister will attend the Heads of Delegation Welcome Reception hosted by US President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden.

Prime Minister Trudeau will attend additional conferences to discuss other global issues such as the COVID-19 pandemic and the Russo-Ukrainian war, as well as the topic of the “continued need to counter Russian disinformation.”

Foreign Minister Melanie Jolie will also attend the United Nations General Assembly. itinerary Released by PMO.

Andrew Chen

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Andrew Chen is a reporter for the Epoch Times based in Toronto.