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04/18/2014 - 09:28
Canada condemns the killing of innocent civilians seeking refuge from violence at the United Nations Mission in the Republic of South Sudan (UNMISS) base.
04/18/2014 - 07:12
The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, the Honourable John Baird, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, today announced a joint funding contribution of $1,285,000 to address the current outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in West Africa.
04/17/2014 - 19:18
On April 17, 2014, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Arab Republic of Egypt Nabil Fahmy and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Canada John Baird held a warm and productive meeting in Cairo, Egypt.
04/17/2014 - 19:12
Canada recognizes and supports the vital role that civil society plays in reaching development objectives. Civil society engages citizens in their countries' decision-making processes that affect them.

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04/14/2014 - 09:00
Funding for new police facility under First Nations Policing Program
04/14/2014 - 09:00
Speech by Minister of State Holder for the national John R. Evans Leaders Fund announcement.
04/14/2014 - 08:42
Members of the media are invited to attend an important event with Joy Smith, Member of Parliament for Kildonan-St. Paul, on behalf of the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, to benefit community infrastructure in Winnipeg.
04/14/2014 - 08:40
The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, announced today that the Government of Canada will extend its $2.2-million federal subsidy to CN for the operation of the Algoma Central Railway (ACR) passenger rail service between Sault Ste. Marie and Hearst, Ontario until March 31, 2015.
04/14/2014 - 08:00
Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages Shelly Glover today announced the appointment of Simon Brault as Director of the Canada Council for the Arts for a term of five years, effective June 26, 2014.
04/14/2014 - 08:00
Bal Gosal, Minister of State (Sport), today joined Robert C. McLeod, Minister of Municipal and Community Affairs for the Government of the Northwest Territories, to announce contributions from the Government of Canada and Government of the Northwest Territories for sport development and participation in the Northwest Territories.
04/14/2014 - 07:55
The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister for Multiculturalism, and the Honourable Tim Uppal, Minister of State for Multiculturalism, issued the following statement to mark the celebration of Vaisakhi.
04/14/2014 - 07:45
The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister for Multiculturalism, issued the following statement celebrating the start of Passover:
04/14/2014 - 07:30
Media representatives are advised that the Honourable Peter Van Loan, Leader of the Government in the House of Commons and Member of Parliament for York-Simcoe, and Dr. Colin Carrie, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of the Environment and Member of Parliament for Oshawa, will make an announcement regarding Lake Simcoe and South-eastern Georgian Bay.
04/14/2014 - 07:15
Minister of State (Finance) to Mark Talk With Our Kids About Money Day With an Announcement
04/14/2014 - 07:06
The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, will participate in the first High-Level Meeting of the Global Partnership for Effective Development Co-operation, taking place in Mexico City, April 15–16, 2014. The meeting will bring together Canada and other donors, developing countries, as well as private sector leaders and civil society organizations in a common effort to maximize the impact of international development investments.
04/14/2014 - 05:00
This summer, in mid-August, His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, will be the host of the first-ever Rideau Hall Movie Nights, a special event in Ottawa that will include outdoor screenings of Canadian feature films.
04/13/2014 - 13:15
Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today announced that he will travel to Egypt and Oman from April 17 to 20, 2014. During his trip, he will discuss economic and security issues as well as important regional issues, including the situation in Iran and Syria and the Middle East peace process.
04/13/2014 - 12:25
The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, and the Honourable John Duncan, Member of Parliament for Vancouver Island North and Minister of State and Chief Government Whip, will host a round table with hard-working Canadians and business representatives looking at opportunities in the South Korean market for the fish and seafood sector.
04/13/2014 - 12:25
On April 7, an international Internet security vulnerability named the Heartbleed bug, caused by a flaw in OpenSSL software was detected.
04/13/2014 - 12:22
The Honourable Tim Uppal, Minister of State (Multiculturalism), on behalf of Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird, will hold a media availability to announce a new policy to allow the wearing of Sikh kirpans in Canadian missions abroad.

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