Canada’s image on world stage about to go from vanilla to pistachio
There’s a seat waiting for Trudeau at the G20 gathering in Turkey, an APEC summit in the Philippines, a Commonwealth meeting in Malta and an international summit on climate change in Paris.
Canada’s global image: Prime Minister-designate Justin Trudeau, pictured campaigning in New Brunswick before winning a majority government in last Monday’s election. ‘We might recoil at international analysis that reduces our prime minister to beefcake, but it will spark interest in his arrival at these summits and, with that interest, will be renewed attention to this country,’ writes Tim Harper. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade