Governor General to meet with the President of Ukraine

September 21, 2023

OTTAWA, Ontario–Her Excellency the Right Honourable Mary Simon, Governor General of Canada and Mr. Whit Fraser, will meet with His Excellency Volodymyr Zelenskyy, President of Ukraine, and Mrs. Olena Zelenska, First Lady of Ukraine.

Date: Friday, September 22, 2023
Time: 10:00 a.m. (EDT)
Location: Large Drawing Room, Rideau Hall

Notes for media:

  • All media must be accredited by the Parliamentary Press Gallery.
  • There is open coverage outside the residence and a pooled photo opportunity inside at the beginning of the meeting.
  • Media must confirm their attendance with the Rideau Hall Press Office via email at
  • Media are asked to arrive at the Princess Anne Entrance no later than 9:15 a.m. on the day of the meeting.
  • Photos taken by the Governor General’s official photographer will be made available upon request.

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Media information:
Rideau Hall Press Office

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