Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee
Statement by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Raoul Wallenberg Day

Statement on International Holocaust Remembrance Day by Hon. Irwin Cotler (Mount Royal, Lib.):

Mr. Speaker, this week marks the United Nations International Holocaust Remembrance Day commemorating the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp in 1945, and serving...

Statement — Minister Kenney issues statement on Raoul Wallenberg Day

Ottawa, January 17, 2013 — The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, issued the following statement to commemorate Raoul Wallenberg Day: “Each...

Cotler Keynotes Concluding Ceremony of Wallenberg Centenary Year in Swedish Parliament

Stockholm – Irwin Cotler, Canadian Member of Parliament and former Minister of Justice of Canada – delivering the concluding address on ” Raoul Wallenberg...

Statement by Mr. Mark Adler (York Centre, CPC) on Raoul Wallenberg Exhibit

Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise in the House to mark the opening of the Raoul Wallenberg exhibit, called “To me there’s no...

Statement by Hon. Irwin Cotler (Mount Royal, Lib.) on Raoul Wallenberg Tribute

Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise to pay tribute to the life and legacy of Raoul Wallenberg, Canada’s first honorary citizen and a...

Statement by Hon. Steven Fletcher (Minister of State (Transport), CPC) on Raoul Wallenberg

Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to inform the House that Raoul Wallenberg’s legacy will be honoured by Canada Post with a Raoul Wallenberg commemorative...

Statement by Hon. Laurie Hawn (Edmonton Centre, CPC) on Raoul Wallenberg Exhibit

Mr. Speaker, this past Wednesday was the official opening of the Raoul Wallenberg exhibit at the Canadian War Museum. Mr. Wallenberg was an extraordinarily...

Honorary Citizenship

Mr. Speaker, yesterday, in a landmark ceremony, the City of Montreal bestowed honorary citizenship on Raoul Wallenberg, the Swedish non-Jew who saved more Hungarian...