The XVIe Francophonie Summit takes place in Madagascar. Prime minister Trudeau plans to speak about respecting diversity.
David Morin (Centre interuniversitaire de recherche sur les relations internationales du Québec et du Canada) outlines the issues raised by the Summit.
Pierre Donais welcomes the following MPs to discuss child poverty in Canada and large corporation senior officials’ support for carbon price: Ginette Petitpas Taylor (Liberal Party), Alain Rayes (Conservative Party), Pierre Nantel (NDP), and Gabriel Ste-Marie (Bloc Québécois).
Reporters Manon Cornelier (Le Devoir) and Joël-Denis Bellavance (La Presse) recap the week’s main events in Ottawa.
Drawing on four decades of radio and TV experience, Pierre has a reputation for being as personable as he is astute. He joined CPAC in 2003 to host Revue Politique, a nightly review of the day’s politics for Francophone viewers. He also delves into the personal with guests on Tête à Tête. A former anchor and journalist at TQS and Télémédia CIMF-FM in Outaouais, Pierre also served as radio host and station manager. He has recently completed his Master’s degree in law at the University of Ottawa.