The Ministry’s mission is promote and defend Québec’s international interests while ensuring respect for its authority and the consistency of government activities in accordance with its constituent act and in its capacity as coordinator of the government’s international activities and those of its departments and agencies.
To carry out our mission, the Ministry must work closely with all government partners concerned by international matters. Our vision: a distinctive and agile diplomacy that focuses on Québec’s development and international influence.
The Ministry is composed of five main sectors that encompass all the directorates as well as the directorates reporting to the deputy minister. These main sectors are: Francophone and multilateral policies and affairs, Bilateral affairs – United States, Americas et Asia Pacific, Bilateral affairs – Europe, Africa and Middle East, Coordination of international action and Protocol, Administration.
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IN MULTILATÉRAL AFFAIRS
Through its network, the ministry offers services, advices, and activities adapted to the characteristics of different countries to businesses, creators, researchers, and Québec institutions.
Québec's International Policy
Québec’s International Policy, which was launched on April 11, 2017, will guide the government’s international action in the years to come. The culmination of a wide-ranging consultation, the policy sets out three main thrusts:
- Build a more prosperous Québec
- Contribute to a more secure, sustainable and equitable world
- Promote Québec creativity, culture, knowledge and specificity
Québec on the world stage: involved, engaged, thriving
Since world issues know no borders, the Government of Québec has mandated envoys to promote its priorities and the strategic directions of Québec’s International Policy.
Declaration of services to citizens
In accordance with section 6 of the Public Administration Act, all Québec government ministrys and agencies that provide services to the public must publish a statement outlining their commitments regarding the level and quality of services offered.
Access to information
In keeping with the Act, the Regulation respecting the distribution of information and the protection of personal information requires public bodies to make documents available on their Web site. This requirement reflects the government's desire to be more transparent to citizens. The menu tabs provide direct access to various documents that must be made available under the Regulation. This section is available only in French.
Last update: 2018-10-19 2:50:15 PM