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  • 2 May 2013
    / On the agenda

    Alliances with Catalan teaching centres

    In conjunction with the 6th Québec – Catalonia Joint Cooperation Committee, CÉGEP International carried out its second mission to Catalonia in May to consolidate mobility agreements and promote Québec CÉGEPs. The Québec Government Office in Barcelona actively supported CÉGEP International in setting up its schedule of meetings.

  • 2 May 2013
    / On the agenda

    Aeronautics mission to Hiroshima

    Members of the Québec aeronautics mission are pleased with their meetings held during their visit to Hiroshima in March.

  • 1 May 2013
    / On the agenda

    European Parliament Conference: Québec’s lead in sustainable development

    Québec Delegate General in Brussels Christos Sirros, Associate Deputy Minister at Forêt Québec Richard Savard, and MDDEP representative Robert Noël de Tilly (Ministère du Développement durable, de l’Environnement et des Parcs) recently took part in a conference in Brussels organized by the European Intergroup on Climate Change, Biodiversity and Sustainable Development. They were invited to present the Québec model, since Québec is viewed as a pioneer in sustainable development and forest management.

  • 1 May 2013
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    Robert Lepage receives MIT award

    Multidisciplinary Québec artist Robert Lepage has received the highly acclaimed Eugene McDermott Award in the Arts from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Council for the Arts. The award was presented at a gala held in Boston on April 26.

  • 1 May 2013
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    Spotlight on Québec design in Milan

    In March, 2012, the Government Office in Rome and Québec Trade Branch in Milan organized a promotional activity entitled Tendenza Québec a Milano : creatività e design (Québec trends in Milan: creativity and design). Arranged in collaboration with the Lombardy region, the event was devised to promote Québec design. Design is a strategic sector for the Lombardy regional economy and is the basis for its brand image abroad, especially for the city of Milan.

  • 1 May 2013
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    University agreements signed with Brazil

    From April 25 to 28, Rio de Janeiro hosted the second edition of the Conference of the Americas on International Education, CAIE-Brazil 2012. About twenty representatives from Québec universities attended the conference. Some succeeded in building new alliances.

  • 1 May 2013
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    Internet Week New York: a window of opportunity for Québec companies

    On May 15 the Québec Government Office in New York hosted a business networking event for next-generation tech companies during Internet Week New York 2012.

  • 1 Apr 2013
    / On the agenda

    New research and creation residency in Mumbai

    The Québec Arts Council (Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec - CALQ) is extending its network of studios and residencies to India as the result of a two-year partnership agreement with two organizations: Space 118 and What About Art? The agreement will provide Québec artists with a new location for research and creation in Mumbai, India.

  • 1 Apr 2013
    / On the agenda

    China: a growing market

    After Japan, the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Pierre Corbeil, continued his Asian mission in China, a country that offers huge development potential for Québec agri-food products. The Chinese are the world’s largest consumers of pork. However, it is currently impossible for the Chinese agricultural community to increase production to meet the growing demand. “This mission to China is very important for Québec companies. By developing a sustainable business relationship, they can maximize their opportunities to take advantage of this rapidly expanding market,” said Mr. Corbeil.

  • 1 Apr 2013
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    Discussions with Michèle Stanton-Jean

    Michèle Stanton-Jean, Québec Government Representative within the Permanent Delegation of Canada to UNESCO, was pleased to accept an invitation from the Secretariat on the Status of Women to mark International Women’s Day. The event highlighted the 30th anniversary of the first publication of L'Histoire des femmes au Québec depuis quatre siècles, a 400-year history of women in Québec.

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