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  1. Canada, France come together on climate-change fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | The Abbotsford News

    ... send Canadian peacekeepers to Mali, first by the head of the Francophonie, former Canadian governor general Michaelle Jean, and then by Macron. "Canada made the decision to participate in Minusma with the addition of helicopters and support ... 2 comments

  2. Justin Trudeau defends peacekeeping mission with French presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | Clearwater Times

    ... and Heritage Minister Melanie Joly and their French counterparts. Earlier today, former Governor General Michaelle Jean, now the head of the Francophonie, thanked Trudeau for joining the Mali mission, which is reeling after Sunday's deadly attack by ... 1 comment

  3. Justin Trudeau discusses Mali peacekeeping mission with Michaelle JeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | 680News

    The head of the Francophonie, former Canadian governor general Michaelle Jean, thanked Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Monday for joining the peacekeeping mission in Mali, which is reeling after yet another deadly attack by Islamic militants. The attack occurred Sunday and was launched against two bases near Timbuktu, where militants reportedly disguised as peacekeepers set off several suicide bombs and launched rockets at international forces.

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  4. Trudeau talks Mali mission with Michaelle Jean ahead of meeting with MacronRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | CBC News

    The head of the International Organization of La Francophonie, former Canadian governor general Michaelle Jean, thanked Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Monday for joining the peacekeeping mission in Mali during his visit to Paris. Trudeau will hold a news conference with French President Emmanuel Macron at 9 a.m. ET and CBCNews.ca will carry it live.

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  5. Trudeau arrives in ParisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | Castanet.net

    ... Canada-European Union free trade deal, which came into force in September. The prime minister will also meet Michaelle Jean, the former governor general of Canada who is now head of the Francophonie, as well as the head of French aerospace giant ...

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  6. Trudeau arrives in Paris following pipeline meeting with Notley, HorganRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 15 | 680News

    ... Canada-European Union free trade deal, which came into force in September. The prime minister will also meet Michaelle Jean, the former governor general of Canada who is now head of the Francophonie, as well as the head of French aerospace giant ...

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  7. Trudeau's travelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | Castanet.net

    ... in Canada. In Paris, Trudeau is to meet French President Emmanuel Macron, Prime Minister Edouard Philippe and Michaelle Jean, secretary general of la Francophonie and Canada's former governor general. The theme of the Commonwealth summit is "Towards ...

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  8. Trudeau travels to Lima, Peru, Paris and London later this monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 4 | 680News

    ... in Canada. In Paris, Trudeau is to meet French President Emmanuel Macron, Prime Minister Edouard Philippe and Michaelle Jean, secretary general of la Francophonie and Canada's former governor general. The theme of the Commonwealth summit is "Towards ...

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  9. Trudeau to travel to Peruvian capital Lima, Paris and London in whirlwind 8-day tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 4 | CISN Country 103.9 FM

    ... Canada. In Paris, Trudeau is to meet French President Emmanuel Macron , Prime Minister Edouard Philippe and Michaelle Jean, secretary general of la Francophonie and Canada's former governor general. The theme of the Commonwealth summit is "Towards a ...

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  10. Letter: - That don't impress me much'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 24 | Telegram

    ... away from such benefaction, with notable female Governor General appointments such as Adrienne Clarkson, Michaelle Jean, and most recently, Julie Payette. The lack of public outcry, to date, is bothersome. Must we continue to acquiesce without ...

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  11. The Friday news briefing: An at-a-glance survey of some top storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2018 | 680News

    FORMER G.G. PANS TRUMP'S REPORTED COMMENT: Former governor general Michaelle Jean sharply criticized U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday for reportedly using vulgar language to describe Haiti and countries in Africa. Jean, who was born in the Haitian capital of Port-au-Prince, called Trump's reported remarks "insulting."

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  12. Former governor general calls Trump's reported 'sh**hole' comment...Read the original story

    Jan 12, 2018 | 680News

    Former governor general Michaelle Jean was among those Canadians who sharply criticized U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday for reportedly using vulgar language to describe Haiti and countries in Africa. Jean, who was born in the Haitian capital of Port-au-Prince and is currently secretary general of the Organisation internationale de la Francophonie, called Trump's reported remarks "insulting."

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  13. Evening Update newsletter: Africans furious at Trump, NAFTA, Weed KingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2018 | The Globe and Mail

    ... Johannesburg, his latest comment has done real damage to U.S. relations with Africa. Former governor general Michaelle Jean, who was born in the Haitian capital of Port-au-Prince, was among those Canadians who sharply criticized Mr. Trump on Friday ...

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  14. Trumpa s reported a shitholea comment a insulting,a Michaelle Jean saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2018 | Medincine Hat News

    Secretary General of La Francophonie and former governor genera of Canadal Michaelle Jean walks to the podium to address a youth as peace builders working session at the 2017 United Nations Peacekeeping Defence Ministerial conference in Vancouver, B.C., on Tuesday November 14, 2017. Jean is calling US President Donald Trump's remarks on her native country as well as Africa disturbing and an insult before humanity.

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  15. Ex-governor general Michaelle Jean calls reported Trump comments 'troubling, offensive'Read the original story

    Jan 12, 2018 | CBC News

    "It is such an insult before humanity,' Canada's former governor general, Michaelle Jean, who was born in Haiti, says about comments attributed to U.S. President Donald Trump regarding Haiti and other African countries. Former Canadian governor general Michaelle Jean, who was born in Haiti, has condemned Donald Trump's reported derogatory comments about that country and unnamed African countries.

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  16. Black Canadians mobilize nationally for the first time in decadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2018 | The Toronto Star

    ... of Black Canadians (FBC) - officially launched at the three-day summit organized in partnership with the Michaelle Jean Foundation (MJF) - aims to bring them together to amplify and empower their causes. "We're not saying we're speaking for everyone ...

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  17. Feeling at home at the National Black Canadian Summit:There are so...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | The Guelph Mercury

    ... systems letting him down do so as a result of a long history, one still felt today. Former governor general Michaelle Jean (whose foundation helped organize the summit) spoke of how the founding of western democracies, especially France's, excluded ...

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  18. Catherine Wood of Qtrade Financial Group named a WXN 2017 Canada's...Read the original story

    Apr 12, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    ... Dickinson, chief executive officer, Venture Communications; Christine Magee, president, Sleep Country Canada; Michaelle Jean, former Governor General of Canada; Heather Reisman, founder and chief executive officer, Indigo Books & Music; and, ...

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  19. Repeating a sorry legacyRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2012 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... away with that shocking betrayal of parliamentary democracy." The 2008 prorogation granted by then-Gov. Gen. Michaelle Jean allowed the Conservative government to avoid parliamentary defeat when the Liberals and New Democrats formed a coalition ...

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  20. Hiroshima survivor to jointly receive Nobel Peace Prize with ICANRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | Reuters

    An 85-year-old survivor of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima will jointly accept the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize together with this year's laureate, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, ICAN said on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: Setsuko Thurlow , a survivor of the Hiroshima atomic bombing, is congratulated after being awarded the rank of Member in the Order of Canada by Governor General Michaelle Jean at Rideau Hall in Ottawa October 26, 2007.

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