Activities Calendar


January 18, 2021

285th Session of the International Executive Committee of the IPU

By videoconference

Canadian Group of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (UIPU)

Upcoming Activities

Visits and Events

January 18, 2021

Participation by videoconference of the Honourable Anthony Rota, M.P., Speaker of the House of Commons, to the Meeting of the Standing Committee of the Conference of Speakers and Presiding Officers of the Commonwealth (CSPOC), Ottawa, Canada

Parliamentary Associations

Associations promote the country’s interests abroad on a continuing basis and are composed of both members of the Senate and of the House of Commons.

There are 8 Multilateral Associations and 5 Bilateral Associations.

Learn More

Our Speakers

Canada’s parliamentary diplomacy is led by two Speakers.

George J. Furey The Honourable George J. Furey, Speaker of the Senate
Anthony Rota, Speaker of the House of Commons The Honourable
Anthony Rota, Speaker of the House of Commons

Learn More


An opportunity for senior parliamentary staff from foreign legislatures and Canadian jurisdictions to learn about the functioning of the Parliament of Canada.

Learn More

Interparliamentary Groups


There are 4 Interparliamentary Groups recognized by the Parliament of Canada.

Learn More

Friendship Groups

These groups also take part in interparliamentary activities.

Learn More

Photo Gallery