French Presidency of the EU in Canada in 2008
Events in Canada :
The President of the Republic, Mr. Nicolas Sarkozy, attended the European Union-Canada Summit (Quebec, October 17, 2008)
The summit focused on strengthening economic partnership between the EU and Canada.
Her excellency the Right Honourable Michaëlle Jean and her spouse, Mr. Jean-Daniel Lafond, were guests of honour at a lunch at the residency of the French Ambassador held by the French Presidency of the European Union (Ottawa, October 27, 2008).
The 2008 edition of the festival took place in Vancouver, November 28 - December 10 and in the National Capital Region, November 14 - 30, 2008.
The European Commission delegation and the Diplomatic Missions of the European Union Member States invited you to attend a Christmas Concert (Ottawa, December 5, 2008)
Europe and the Defense : Speech by Colonel Verney (Defense Attaché- Ambassade de France)
"It is my great pleasure to be here today in Kingston, and a great honour to present to this distinguished audience, the goals of the French presidency and in particular, the reinforcement of the European capabilities"
The French Presidency of the EU had the pleasure to invite members of the media for a luncheon on Canadian media coverage of the European Union (Ottawa, December5, 2008)
A reception was held at the Embassy of France to celebrate the conclusion of the French Presidency of the European Union (Ottawa, December 12, 2008)
Cultural calendar (in French)