Europe Day [fr]
Europe Day is celebrated on May 9, this day is also known as Schuman Day, commemorating the historical declaration by French foreign minister Robert Schuman.
In Canada, Europe Day celebrations began on 26 April, with a breakfast meeting with Parliament Hill journalists at the EU Delegation. On 9 May, European Union Ambassador Matthias Brinkmann will host the annual Europe Day reception during which the three winners of the EU-Canada Young Journalist Award will be recognized. Ambassador Brinkmann will also speak on 16 May at a reception organized by the European Union Chamber of Commerce in Toronto (EUCOCIT).