Kenney, Jason - Minister of National Defence

Travel Expenses - June 2, 2015 to September 1, 2015

Start Date Purpose Total Cost
2015-06-05 To support the Prime Minister during his official engagements in Warsaw, Rome, and onboard HMCS Fredericton; to speak at a reception with members of civil society and the Canadian diplomatic service at the Canadian Embassy in Warsaw; to hold discussions and sign a Canada-Poland Declaration of Intent with counterpart Minister of Defence of Poland Tomasz Siemoniak; to meet with President-elect of Poland Andrzej Duda; to attend a luncheon with Prime Minister Harper and Polish Prime Minister Ewa Kopacz; to accompany PM Harper on-board HMCS Fredericton during naval demonstrations on the Baltic Sea; to meet and attend briefings by officers and crew of HMCS Fredericton; to meet with Pope Francis; to attend a working lunch with Prime Minister Renzi of Italy; to hold discussions on common defence interests with Italian Minister of Defence Pinotti; to meet with UK Secretary of Defence Michael Fallon; to meet with Prime Minister David Cameron at 10 Downing Street and observe the Trooping of the Colours as guest of the PM; to speak at a Policy Exchange roundtable discussion with experts on counter-radicalization and de-radicalization strategies; to attend the Portuguese Day Parade in Toronto; to meet with members of the Croatian community; and to attend other meetings and events. $10,401.54
2015-06-18 To meet with members of the Maronite Lebanese community of Halifax; to announce the successful procurement of Sikorsky Cyclone helicopters for the Canadian Armed Forces; to visit 14 Wing CFB Greenwood and meet with members of the Royal Canadian Air Force, the crew of a CP-140M Aurora, and other CAF personnel; to visit Royal Canadian Navy frigate upgrade and vessel construction facilities at Irving Shipyards; to attend Bagotville Airshow and meet with RCAF personnel; and for other meetings and events. $2,656.71
2015-06-23 To represent the Government of Canada at a conference of NATO Defence Ministers; to meet with NATO ministerial counterparts from the US, Australia, Croatia, Portugal, Estonia, and other nations; to visit Canadian Armed Forces personnel training the Ukrainian military in Yavoriv; to meet with Patriarch Sviatoslav Shevchuk of the Ukrainian Catholic Church & Patriarch Filaret of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church; to meet with Ukrainian ministerial counterpart; to meet with Ukrainian Foreign Minister; to meet with Ukrainian President Poroshenko; to meet Prime Minister Yatsenyuk of Ukraine; to meet with members of the Chinese community; to meet with members of the Rohingya Muslim community; to meet with members of the South Sudanese community; to visit the Royal Highland Fusiliers Regiment for a briefing by senior officers and to meet reserve soldiers of the regiment; to participate in a meeting with members of the Coptic community; and for other meetings and events. $6,788.51
2015-07-12 To meet with and receive a tour from the Kylemore Communities President at their headquarters; to attend an Iftar Dinner hosted by the Canada Pakistan Business Council; to give keynote address at the Commonwealth Defence Luncheon; and for other meetings and events. $1,247.50
2015-07-14 To attend an Iftar Dinner organized by AICP for various Muslim communities of the Greater Montreal Area; to announce two procurement contracts for standard military pattern trucks and related equipment for the Canadian Armed Forces; to announce that an Arctic/Offshore Patrol Ship will be named in honour of Lieutenant Frédérick Rolette; and for other meetings and events. $628.22
2015-07-26 To conduct a Canadian Citizenship Ceremony at Cathédral Melkite Saint-Sauveur; to announce the Canadian Government’s awarding of contracts for the Integrated Soldier System Project and a Medium Range Radar System; and for other meetings and events. $1,040.00
2015-07-31 To attend the Guru Nanak Dev Ji painting unveiling at The Sikh Heritage Museum of Canada; to celebrate Guru Purnima with the Yogi Divine Society and greet His Divine Holiness Hariprasad Swami; to attend the Scotiabank Toronto Caribbean Carnival Grand Parade; to visit the Korean Canadian Cultural Assoiciation and Hanca Korean Senior Association’s annual picnic; to attend a Round Table meeting with Indo-Canadian Christian leaders; and for other meetings and events. $627.99
  Total: $23,390.47

Hospitality Expenses - June 2, 2015 to September 1, 2015

Date Event Description Cost
2015-06-02 Nil Report $0.00
  Total: $0.00