Garneau, Raab discuss girls’ education, media freedom during G7 meeting
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Canadian Minister for Foreign Affairs Marc Garneau met on Tuesday with his British counterpart Dominic Raab during the G7 Foreign and Development Ministerial Meeting in the UK.
During the meeting the two ministers reaffirmed their close co-operation as a force for good in the world, and discussed UK-Canada collaboration on girls’ education, media freedom, and arbitrary detention.
Both officials also agreed to work closely together on ambitious COP26 and G7 priorities. They also discussed the international Covid-19 response and deepening UK-Canadian partnership on security and trade.
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— Marc Garneau (@MarcGarneau) May 4, 2021
Garneau is due to return to Canada on Wednesday after wrapping up his participation in the first face-to-face meeting of ministers on foreign affairs and development of the G7 For more than two years.