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Canada’s Top 10 Endangered Places List for 2018

OTTAWA, Ontario, May 23, 2018 – The National Trust for Canada has released its 2018 Top 10 Endangered Places List, which shines a national spotlight on historic places at risk due to neglect or lack of funding. The Top 10 Endangered Places List is compiled from nominations as well as reports and news items the National […]

by ahnationtalk on May 23, 20183 Views

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Tom Jackson will mentor Sarah Robertson in 2018 GGPAA Mentorship Program

May 22, 2018 – OTTAWA (Canada) – Canada’s National Arts Centre (NAC) is delighted to announce that the renowned actor, musician and activist Tom Jackson has chosen to mentor the multidisciplinary artist Sarah Robertson through the 2018 Governor General’s Performing Arts Awards Mentorship Program. Made possible with support from The Keg Spirit Foundation, the program […]

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Ontario lawyers receive guide to Indigenous legal rights, history and culture – CP

Source: The Canadian Press May 23, 2018  By Peter Goffin THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ The regulatory body for Ontario’s lawyers and paralegals has released a guide to help legal professionals better understand the legal rights, history and culture of Indigenous people. The Law Society of Ontario’s 115-page “Guide for Lawyers Working with Indigenous Peoples” includes sections […]

by ahnationtalk on May 23, 20182 Views

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Minister Garneau’s statement on the Transportation Modernization Act receiving Royal Assent

From: Transport Canada May 23, 2018        Ottawa, Ontario         Transport Canada The Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, today issued the following statement regarding the Royal Assent of the Transportation Modernization Act. Among other measures, the Act will enhance the traveller experience for Canadians and, most importantly, will create a world-leading approach to […]

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New Chair and members of the CMAJ Governance Council announced

OTTAWA, May 23, 2018  – Following an extensive recruitment process launched last year, the Joule Board of Directors is today confirming the appointment of Dr. Alika Lafontaine as the new Chair of the Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ) Governance Council. Dr. Lafontaine is an award-winning physician and a recognized expert on Indigenous health systems and health policy, institutional bias, […]

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Peel board OKs Pride, indigenous flags at schools – Toronto Sun

The Peel District School Board is expanding the kinds of flags that can be flown at its properties. Previously, only the Canadian flag had been permitted. On Tuesday, trustees voted to allow the Pride flag and the indigenous flag to be raised at schools in the month of June. The board said it will develop […]

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Guide unveiled to help the legal profession work with Indigenous People

TORONTO, May 23, 2018  – A brand new guide for lawyers working with Indigenous People was unveiled at a special event at Osgoode Hall in Toronto on May 22, 2018. The Guide for Lawyers Working with Indigenous People was developed to provide a deeper understanding and a more meaningful inclusion of Indigenous Peoples in the legal process. The goal of the […]

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Canadian Chamber of Commerce Leads Day of Support for Trans Mountain Pipeline

Guillaum (Will) Dubreuil – 23/05/2018 Ottawa, May 23, 2018—Today, business, Indigenous and labour leaders from across Canada joined Canadian Chamber President and CEO Hon. Perrin Beatty in demonstrating to government that they have the support required to ensure the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain Expansion project gets built. “This is an issue that goes beyond politics and party […]

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Congratulatory Statement for the First Nations Finance Authority’s 2018 Governor General Innovation Award

Ottawa, Ontario – May 23, 2018 – The Minister of Indigenous Services, Jane Philpott, issued the following statement today: “I would like to extend my congratulations to the First Nations Finance Authority (FNFA) for being awarded the 2018 Governor General Innovation Award today. This award recognizes the FNFA’s innovative and transformative work to help build […]

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Laurentian University Board of Governors announce new appointments

The Laurentian University Board of Governors welcomes two new members, Kathy Dokis and Maxim Jean-Louis. The Board of Governors confirmed their appointments at its meeting on February 22, 2018, for three-year terms. “Kathy and Maxim offer tremendous knowledge and experience as it relates to Indigenous and Francophone communities, relationships and cultures. We are happy to […]

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