Governor General of Canada to visit Lithuania and Estonia


Governor General of Canada to visit Lithuania and Estonia


Nov. 15, 2019

Global Korean Post


The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, announced that Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, will travel to Lithuania and Estonia, from November 24 to 28, 2019.


This will be Governor General Julie Payette’s first official visit to both Lithuania and Estonia.


In Lithuania, the Governor General will meet with President Gitanas Nausėda and Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis as well as local experts to discuss opportunities for closer collaboration between our two countries.

She will lay a wreath at the Antakalnis Cemetery in honour of fallen Lithuanian service members, and promote science and innovation during discussions at Vilnius Tech Park and at the Santaka Valley KTU Science, Technology and Business Centre in Kaunas.

The Governor General will then travel to Estonia, where she will meet with President Kersti Kaljulaid and Prime Minister Jüri Ratas. She will also visit the NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence, and participate in several events to promote science and technology.