The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister for Multiculturalism, issued the following statement to recognize the Holodomor
Canadian delegation departs for Italy to mark the 70<sup>th</sup> anniversary of the Italian Campaign
On behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, Blaine Calkins, Member of Parliament for Wetaskiwin, Alberta, today leads an official Government of Canada delegation to Italy to mark the 70th anniversary of the Italian Campaign.
The Honourable Rob Nicholson, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Niagara Falls, Minister of National Defence will celebrate an important Royal Canadian Navy milestone in Halifax on Monday, November 24.
Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird issued the following statement on a resolution led by Canada and Zambia on child, early and forced marriage at the United Nations that was adopted by the Third Committee this morning:
Minister Bergen highlights the importance of saving for children's post-secondary education during Financial Literacy Month
The Honourable Candice Bergen, Minister of State for Social Development, marked Financial Literacy month by highlighting the importance of saving for children's post-secondary education at an event hosted by Meridian, Ontario's largest credit union. "Start my RESP," an innovative online tool developed by the Omega Foundation's SmartSAVER program to facilitate access to federal education savings incentives, was introduced at the event.
CanNor's investment of $1.9 million over two years will contribute to improved geoscience information in Yukon and will foster growth in the territory's resource development sector.
On November 14, 2014, six crew members of Her Majesty's Canadian Ship (HMCS) Toronto, Lieutenant (Navy) Samuel Gaudreault, Lieutenant (Navy) Daniel Willis, Master Corporal Shirley Jardine, Leading Seaman Jean-Francois Martineau, Corporal Jo Boivin and Able Seaman Chris Richards, responded to a fire and assisted in the evacuation of a building in Antalya, Turkey, during a port visit.
Minister of Veterans Affairs honours service men and women at Canadian Football League's Veterans Remembrance Tribute
The Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, today joined the Canadian Football League, Veterans, and football fans at the Grey Cup Eastern Division semi-final playoff game in Montréal.
Prime Minister Stephen Harper today concluded a two-day visit to Brisbane, Australia, where he participated in the G-20 Leaders' Summit on November 15 and 16, 2014. The visit was part of a broader trip to the region, which included a stop in Auckland, New Zealand, for an official visit. He was joined by Joe Oliver, Minister of Finance.
Minister Rickford to Deliver Remarks at the Canadian Aboriginal Minerals Association Annual Conference
TORONTO - The Honourable Greg Rickford, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources and Minister for the Federal Economic Development Initiative for Northern Ontario, will deliver remarks during the Canadian Aboriginal Minerals Association's 22nd Annual Conference.
Every one of us has resources at our disposal that allow us to contribute to the common good. Philanthropy is expressed every day through a multitude of concrete actions, be they simple or grand, that make a difference in people's lives.
Prime Minister Stephen Harper today took part in day one of the G-20 Leaders' Summit being held on November 15 and 16, 2014, in Brisbane, Australia. Leaders at the Summit issued the following joint statement on the Ebola outbreak in West Africa:
Please be advised that Mark Strahl, Member of Parliament for Chilliwack-Fraser Canyon and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, will deliver opening remarks at the 42nd Annual Geoscience Forum.
The Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, will join Veterans and representatives of the Canadian Football League (CFL) to honour those who have served in uniform during a pre-game ceremony at the CFL Eastern Division semi-final game in Montréal.
Jay Aspin, Member of Parliament for Nipissing-Timiskaming, today announced Government of Canada support for a community ceremony that honoured the service and sacrifices of Canada's Veterans. MP Aspin made the announcement on behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs.
Canada's Renewed CSR Strategy: Doing Business the Canadian Way: A Strategy to Advance CSR in Canada's Extractive Sector Abroad
Through its Building the Canadian Advantage: A Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Strategy for the Canadian International Extractive Sector, first launched in 2009, the Government of Canada provides CSR-related guidance and support to Canadian oil and gas and mining companies, thereby increasing their ability to manage the social and environmental risks of operating abroad.
Harper Government Creating Opportunities for Canadians to Connect with Nature at Chignecto National Wildlife Area
Scott Armstrong, Member of Parliament for Cumberland-Colchester-Musquodoboit Valley, announced today that the Government of Canada is improving public access to Chignecto National Wildlife Area (NWA).
Government of Canada announces the re-appointment of Louise Fecteau to the Canada Industrial Relations Board
Today, the Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, announced the re-appointment of Louise Fecteau to the Canada Industrial Relations Board (CIRB) for a three-year term. She began to serve as Vice-Chairperson of the CIRB on October 1, 2003.Ms. Fecteau has extensive experience in collective bargaining and grievance arbitration.
On Monday, November 17, 2014, the Honourable Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay, P.C., Q.C., M.P., Minister of National Revenue, will announce how the Government of Canada is taking action to combat the harm caused by those who participate in the underground economy in Canada.
The Honourable Alice Wong, Minister of State (Seniors), joined by Andrew Saxton, Member of Parliament for North Vancouver, announced today New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP) funding worth more than $98,000 to the Silver Harbour Seniors' Activity Centre for its North Shore Seniors Connect: Transportation and Connectedness Pilot Project.
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