Reception at the Embassy

The Ambassador hosted a reception to celebrate the end of the year 2010 and to launch the French presidencies of the G8 and the G20.

Close to 350 guests attended the event, including the Right Honourable Michaëlle Jean; the Honourable Noël Kinsella, Speaker of the Senate; the Honourable Peter Milliken, Speaker of the House of Commons; the Honourable Louis Lebel, Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada; Mr. Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of Canada; and the Honourable Claudette Tardif, Deputy Leader of the Opposition in the Senate.

The participation of pianist Evelyn Greenberg, renowned soprano Isabelle Lacroix and Le Cordon Bleu greatly contributed to the success of the evening.

- Ambassador’s speech

Last modified on 14/01/2011

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