Visit to Canada by Annick Girardin – Participation in the World Acadian Congress (22-25.08.14)
This is the first time that a French minister has taken part in this popular event, which celebrates the vitality of Acadian culture and the French language in North America. The minister of state inaugurated France’s pavilion and reaffirmed the importance of the ties between our country and the Acadian community. She expressed the hope that these exchanges will intensify, notably between young French people and Acadians.
Commemoration of the Normandy landings – Initiatives within the diplomatic network (30.05.14)
The Embassy of France in Ottawa has therefore arranged for a giant image expressing France’s gratitude to the Canadian people to be projected onto the Federal Parliament Buildings every evening from 9:00 pm to 12:00 am from June 3 to 9. France is expressing its gratitude through this building which embodies the home of the people’s elected representatives, a forum for debate for all Canadian provinces and a symbolic building, the guarantor of freedom and Canadian democracy.
- Diplomatic Photo Gallery
- France / Canada and Quebec (in French)