Oct. 11 is the International Day of the Girl Child, a day to recognize girls’ rights and the unique challenges girls face around the world. To mark the day, Crossroads International is set to host a breakfast on Oct. 8 in Toronto to benefit girls in Swaziland.
Prime Minister Stephen Harper meets South Korean President Park Geun-hye for a tête-à-tête on Sept. 22 on the last day of her state visit to Canada. It's a busy week for Mr. Harper on foreign affairs. He'll end the work-week Friday with a Canada-EU summit.