First, a tribute to the role of the Canadian Armed Forces in the liberation of Europe and of the speaker's country. Canada and the EU as a story of two solitudes. Some facts and figures about Holland, then the EU. Costs and advantages of enlargement. The view of the Euby many people in North America. How the EU is very much like Canada. The presidency of the Council of the EU for The Netherlands. Some priorities. The speaker's view of what the EU is about.
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