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Competition Bureau invites feedback on draft model timing agreement for mergers involving claimed efficiencies

July 16, 2019 – OTTAWA, ON – Competition Bureau The Competition Bureau is inviting feedback on a draft model timing agreement for merger reviews where merging parties raise efficiencies claims that they would like the Commissioner of Competition to consider before taking enforcement action. The purpose of the timing agreement is to ensure that the Bureau has […]

by pnationtalk on July 16, 201924 Views

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Independent Commission on Electoral Reform members appointed

July 15, 2019 Three Yukoners have been appointed to form the territory’s first ever Independent Commission on Electoral Reform: Jessica Lott Thompson, Beverly Buckway and Jean-Sébastien Blais. Thompson has been appointed as Chair of the Commission. The Commission is responsible for investigating and assessing options on three main areas of electoral reform: the system we […]

by pnationtalk on July 16, 201930 Views

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Government of Canada invests in projects to improve gender equality in the justice system

July 16, 2019 – Ottawa, Ontario – Women and Gender Equality Canada To achieve meaningful and lasting gender equality in Canada, we must work together at all levels of government and across all sectors to ensure that everyone can live in a safe, equal, and just society. That’s why today, the Honourable Maryam Monsef, Minister […]

by pnationtalk on July 16, 201918 Views

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Public Health Advisory: Boil Water Advisory – Igloolik

The Department of Health is issuing a boil water advisory for the residents of Igloolik. This is a precautionary measure due to high turbidity (cloudy water) levels. During a boil water advisory, all water for consumption must be brought to a rolling boil for aminimum of one full minute. It is essential that all water be […]

by pnationtalk on July 16, 201919 Views

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More than $1.5 Million for Three Tourism Organizations and an Established Business in Nord-du-Québec

Government of Canada Supports Projects for Lettrage Waldi, Tourisme Baie-James, Eeyou Istchee Tourism, and Nibiischii Corporation Chibougamau, Quebec, July 16, 2019 – Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED) Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions will give a total of $1,515,000 in contributions to Lettrage Waldi and three tourism organizations. The funding was announced today by the Honourable […]

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The Daily Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Canada’s international transactions in securities, May 2019 Foreign investors acquired $10.2 billion of Canadian securities in May, following two months of divestment. At the same time, Canadian investment in foreign securities resumed to reach $4.1 billion, led by purchases of US corporate bonds. Continue reading  Private radio broadcasting, 2018 Data on the radio broadcasting industry […]

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Honouring Truth and Reconciliation

Honouring Truth and Reconciliation London, ON – Atlohsa Family Healing Services is pleased to announce the 2019 Atlohsa Peace Awards Gala honouring those who have made a significant social, cultural or educational contribution this past year in the spirit of Truth and Reconciliation. Nominations are now open and members of the public are encouraged to […]

by pmnationtalk on July 16, 201936 Views

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MMIW: National Inquiry Final Report – Genocide – June 2019

Credits: Jaguar Bird This is a video about “The Mising & Mirdered Indigenous Women & Children” inquiry and committee.., with words, photos and video.. of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.. and many others. Indigenous women and girls have faced a ‘Canadian “Genocide’.. driven by the disproportionate level of violence, according to the final report of the […]

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APCFNC: Atlantic Indigenous Labour Market Initiative: Preparing Today’s Youth for Future Employment

Workforce talent recruitment and retention is one of the most urgent issues facing the Atlantic region. In the next decade, the Canadian economy is expected to offer significant opportunities for employment. Those opportunities reflect both Canada’s emergence as a knowledge economy and the impact of retirement from the workforce of the baby boomer generation. An […]

by ahnationtalk on July 15, 201946 Views

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NWAC Elder Attending Energy and Mines Ministers’ Conference to Advocate for the Rights and Interests of Indigenous Women

July 15, 2019 (Cranbrook, BC)– Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC) Elder Rosanne Martin is attending today the Energy and Mines Ministers’ Conference (EMMC) in Cranbrook to advocate for the rights and interests of Indigenous women. Elder Martin will be participating in conference sessions to raise concerns about the disproportionate impacts of industrial projects on […]

by ahnationtalk on July 15, 201955 Views

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TI: Community Gather Together in Memorial for Missing Inuit Woman in Ottawa

Tungasuvvingat Inuit (TI) and the Papatsie family will be hosting a gathering to remember and honour Mary Papatsle, who has been missing since May of 2017. The gathering will take place on July 20, 2019, at the Richelieu-Vanier Community Centre frorn 2pm-7pm. 39 year old Mary Papatsle, originally from Pangnirtung, Nunavut lived In Ottawa for […]

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Minister Sohi announces new CanCode investment

From: Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada News release Partnership with Canada Learning Code will see more than 272,000 Canadian students and their teachers have the opportunity to learn digital skills July 15, 2019 – Edmonton, Alberta Canada needs a workforce savvy in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), capable of competing in the digital […]

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Media advisory: Invitation to media – Press conference regarding CED support for one company and three organizations in Nord-du-Québec

From: Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions Chibougamau, Quebec, July 15, 2019 – The Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, Minister of National Revenue and Member of Parliament for Gaspésie–Les Îles-de-la-Madeleine, will announce financial support for Lettrage Waldi, Niibiischii Corporation, James Bay Tourism and Eeyou Istchee Tourism. That announcement will be made on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep […]

by ahnationtalk on July 15, 201942 Views

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Indigenous Law Journal: Call for Submissions! – Deadline: September 13th

The Indigenous Law Journal Volume 18 Call for submissions Deadline: September 13, 2019 To receive our calls for submission directly to your inbox, please signup here (link). It is also easy to unsubscribe via the link at the bottom of our emails. We now accept recorded oral submissions. NT5

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NU Government: Public Health Advisory – Stomach illness and diarrhea

15 July 2019 The Department of Health advises residents of Baker Lake that there is a stomach illness circulating the community. This is not uncommon at this time of year. This illness spreads easily from person to person and may move throughout the community quickly. Symptoms include nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, fever and diarrhea. Anyone […]

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Government of Canada Announces Next Phase in Plan to Support 55,000 Families with Housing Need

July 15, 2019 Every Canadian deserves a safe and affordable place to call home. That is why, in 2017 the Government of Canada created the National Housing Strategy. This historic $55 billion program is designed to cut homelessness in half, build more housing and commit to the long-term sustainability of housing in Canada. As part […]

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NWAC CEO Urges United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous People to Revisit Definition of the Crime of Genocide in International Law

OTTAWA, July 15, 2019 – In response to the release of the Final Report of the National Inquiry Into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG), Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC) CEO Lynne Groulx met with United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous People Victoria Tauli-Corpuz to discuss the definition of […]

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Media advisory: Canada’s Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor to make Indigenous health research announcement

From: Canadian Institutes of Health Research Victoria, British Columbia – July 15, 2019 – The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Canada’s Minister of Health, will announce a major investment in Indigenous health research. In light of this announcement, the Minister will participate in an Indigenous research roundtable alongside Dr. Carrie Bourassa, the Scientific Director of the […]

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Statement: CAP advocates for children and families at Premiers’ meeting

July 9, 2019 (Ottawa, ON) – The Congress of Aboriginal Peoples (CAP) is pleased to participate in a meeting with Canada’s Premiers at Big River First Nation in Saskatchewan today. This meeting of the Council of the Federation is an opportunity for National Indigenous Organizations to raise issues pertaining to Indigenous children, youth, and families […]

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Angus Reid: Canadians in Chronic Pain: Cost, access to treatment pose significant barriers for those suffering the most

July 12, 2019 – For many Canadians, the activities and experiences that many of us take for granted are significantly hindered by something unseen by the naked eye: persistent, ongoing pain. A new public opinion survey from the non-profit Angus Reid Institute, in partnership with Pain BC and Mindset Social Innovation Foundation, delves deeply into […]

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Dilico Pow Wow July 18: Gakina Maamawedaa (Everyone Together) 3rd Annual Pow Pow

Poster: http://www.dilico.com/upload/documents/2019-dilico-pow-wow-poster-july-18-2019-.pdf NT5

by aanationtalk on July 15, 201937 Views

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MNBC: Métis Rights & Reconciliation Engagement – Final Report Now Available

July 8th, 2019 On July 25, 2018, the Government of Canada and the Métis Nation British Columbia took an important step to renew and strengthen their government-to-government relationship by signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on reconciliation. This MOU, co-developed by partners, represents a joint commitment to identifying challenges, opportunities and priorities. This MOU reflected […]

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Tungasuvvingat Inuit becomes Ontario Children, Youth & Family Designate Service Provider on July 1st

On April 1, 2018, the Ontario Government implemented Ontario’s Children, Youth and Family Services Act (CYFSA), that for the first time recognized Inuit of Ontario an distinct from First Nations. The CYFSA includes regulation-making authority to establish lists of First Nations, Inuit or Metis communities. Effective July 1, 2019, Inuit will be listed under the […]

by ahnationtalk on July 15, 201931 Views

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Bringing child care closer to home for families through new incentives for publicly funded child care

July 15, 2019 VICTORIA – A significant increase in funding will help public-sector and non-profit organizations create more publicly owned and operated child care spaces in their communities, bringing child care closer to home and making life more affordable for B.C. families. The maximum funding amount available from the Childcare BC New Spaces Fund to […]

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Bending Lake Iron Project – Public Comments Invited

July 15, 2019 – The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) must decide whether a federal environmental assessment is required for the proposed Bending Lake Iron Project, located southwest of Ignace, Ontario. To help inform this decision, the Agency is seeking comments from the public and Indigenous groups on the project and its potential effects on the […]

by ahnationtalk on July 15, 201924 Views

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Canadian Native Fastball Championships

2019 CANADIAN NATIVE FASTBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS Hosted by Peguis First Nation August 1-4, 2019 at the John Blumberg Softball Complex in Headlingly, Manitoba. For full details, please visit: http://www.nativefastball.com/ Download registration forms here: http://www.nativefastball.com/registrationforms.php Contact Information Mike Sutherland Phone: 204-806-5712 Email: peguis_recreation@hotmail.com Randy Strong Phone: 204-996-5107 Email: rstrong@gmail.com Donna Sutherland Phone: 204-645-2434 Email: Gaming.Dir@peguisfirstnation.ca NT5

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First Peoples’ Centre at Canadore College joins Actua as 37th network

Ottawa, July 15, 2019/ Today, Actua announced the First Peoples’ Centre at Canadore College as its newest network member. Based in North Bay, Ontario, the First Peoples’ Centre is Actua’s 37th national network member, and 14th located in Ontario. “We are pleased to welcome the First Peoples’ Centre at Canadore College to the Actua network,” […]

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Government of Canada Launches Road Map for Ending Violence Against Children

From: Public Health Agency of Canada News release Road Map highlights actions to protect the health and well-being of children July 15, 2019 – Ottawa, ON – Public Health Agency of Canada Violence against children has serious impacts on the child, their family and their community. It influences future relationships and future generations. According to […]

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CCPA: Future trade deals must give priority to people and planet over corporations: Report

Ottawa / Washington, D.C. / New York, NY / Mexico City, Mexico—With ratification of NAFTA 2.0 still up in the air in the U.S. and Canada, a new international report contrasts the deeply flawed agreement with proposals for a more progressive and truly fair trade regime. Beyond NAFTA 2.0: A Trade Agenda for People and […]

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PPF: The Future is Due North

Canada’s North covers nearly 40% of the country’s land mass and its icebergs, polar bears and Northern Lights are symbols closely tied to Canada’s identity. But the North is more than just symbols — it’s a dynamic place with diverse peoples, cultures, communities, economies, lands, waters and governance structures. The success of the North is […]

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Fraser Institute: Artificial intelligence and other technological advancements unlikely to lead to mass unemployment

VANCOUVER—Despite dire predictions, history and demographics suggest that burgeoning technologies (including automation, artificial intelligence and robotization) will not lead to substantial job losses, finds a new essay series released today by the Fraser Institute, an independent, non-partisan Canadian public policy think-tank. “While some believe the rise of artificial intelligence and other technologies will lead to […]

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U of Sudbury: Bizhaak Anishinaabe-Gkendaaswin Wii-Gkendmek Indigenous Studies Summer Camp

From July 2nd to 4th, 2019, the University of Sudbury, in partnership with the Rainbow District School Board, hosted 24 students for the Bizhaak Anishinaabe-Gkendaaswin Wii-Gkendmek Indigenous Studies Summer Camp! Students had the opportunity to participate in a number of cultural workshops, such as traditional teachings, a medicine walk, painting and more! The University would […]

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Canada Supports Indigenous Participation in Northern Quebec’s Forest Sector

July 15, 2019               Oujé-Bougoumou, Quebec          Natural Resources Canada Canada’s forest sector continues to be an important generator of good jobs in communities across the country, including rural, remote and Indigenous communities in Quebec. The Government of Canada is working with Indigenous peoples to ensure that they […]

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Argonaut Gold Announces Release Date For Second Quarter 2019 Operational and Financial Results

TORONTO, July 15, 2019  – Argonaut Gold Inc.(TSX: AR) (the “Company”, “Argonaut Gold” or “Argonaut”) plans to release its second quarter 2019 operating results, financial statements and the related management’s discussion and analysis after market close on August 7, 2019. The Company will host a conference call and webcast to discuss its second quarter operating and financial results […]

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Brixton Metals Drills 554.70m of 1.97 g/t AuEq, Including 135.96m of 1.35 g/t Au, 0.31% Cu, 133.62 g/t Ag or 5.00 g/t AuEq Including 6m of 3.56% Cu, 3.37 g/t Au, 257.77 g/t Ag at its Thorn Project

July 15, 2019 – Brixton Metals Corporation (TSXV: BBB) (OTCQB: BBBXF) (the “Company” or “Brixton”) is delighted to announce results from drill hole THN19-150 which was drilled to 829.06 metres depth at the Oban diatreme breccia pipe within the Camp Creek Copper Corridor. Structural mapping and soil-rock geochemistry at the Chivas Zone and re-logging of […]

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National Access Cannabis Corp. Agrees to Acquire 19.9% of BC-Based Retail Cannabis Operator, Sicamous Trading Company

TORONTO, July 15, 2019 – National Access Cannabis Corp. (“NAC” or “the Company”) (TSXV: META), is pleased to announce that it has entered into a conditional share purchase agreement (the “Share Purchase Agreement”) through Meta West Coast Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of NAC, to acquire 19.9% of Sicamous Trading Company Incorporated (“STC”) from the shareholders of STC (collectively, […]

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Western Copper and Gold Provides Update on Drill Campaign at Casino

July 15, 2019 VANCOUVER, B.C. Western Copper and Gold Corporation (“Western” or the “Company”) (TSX: WRN; NYSE American: WRN) is pleased to announce an update on the exploration program underway at the Company’s 100%-owned Casino project in Yukon, Canada. Since the beginning of June, when Western commenced the exploration at its Casino site with 2 […]

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City of Kingston: Offer input on the Belle Park Master Plan

July 12, 2019 – The Belle Park Master Plan is now available for review and comment at GetInvolved.CityofKingston.ca/Belle-Park until 4 p.m., Friday, July 26. “The Belle Park Master Plan reflects the extensive consultation we’ve done with stakeholders, including Indigenous groups, and with other residents. It shows increased areas to be naturalized and offers recreational amenities closer to […]

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Awards of Excellence celebrates Vancouver’s most outstanding citizens

We’re so lucky that we have people, organizations, and businesses that are all dedicated to our community and helping others. Congratulations to all the winners. Mayor Kennedy Stewart July 13 2019 – Ten citizens and eight organizations were honoured last night at the annual Awards of Excellence ceremony, a City of Vancouver program that acknowledges outstanding […]

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SIGA reports $262 million in revenue for 2018-19

July 11, 2019 – Saskatoon, SK – The Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Authority (SIGA) is pleased to announce revenues of $262 million with net earnings of $82.5 million for the 2018-19 fiscal year. View and download our annual report at sigaannualreport.ca. ‘It is through strong ties with loyal patrons and the hard work of our employees […]

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APCFNC: $1.6 Billion of Indigenous business revenue… and Growing Rapidly (+137% since 2012)

July 15, 2019 Highlighting Successful Atlantic Indigenous Businesses Research conducted by the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business shows that Indigenous small business owners across Canada are growing in numbers and experiencing wide-spread success in terms of profitability and growth and in ways that go beyond the bottom-line. Nationally, the number of Indigenous business owners and entrepreneurs […]

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Ontario Building Skilled Workforce in Sudbury

Funding for Cambrian College Prepares Workers for Skilled Trades and Technology Jobs July 15, 2019 Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities SUDBURY — Ontario’s Government for the People is helping students across the province prepare for successful careers in the skilled trades and technology sectors so that employers have the skilled workforce they need to make […]

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MAC: Addressing Canada’s Declining Mining Competitiveness

July 15, 2019 Industry leaders propose recommendations for government action through the Canadian Minerals and Metals Plan (CMMP) at Energy and Mines Ministers’ Conference (EMMC) Cranbrook, British Columbia, July 15, 2019 — A national alliance of mineral exploration and mining associations are urging Mines Ministers, having convened for their 76th annual conference in Cranbrook, to take action […]

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Nunatsiavut Government: New Regulations for Non-Beneficiary Harvesting on Labrador Inuit Lands

Effective immediately , Non-Beneficiaries are required to obtain permission from the Nunatsiavut Government to harvest wildlife and plants on Labrador Inuit Lands (LIL) unless their interests are accommodated under the Labrador Inuit Land Claims Agreement or an Overlap Agreement.  This new regulation was adopted by the Nunatsiavut Assembly in January 2019, along with the amended Labrador […]

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Canada Invests in Canadian Indigenous Clean Technology

July 15, 2019                   Peterborough, Ontario              Natural Resources Canada When we invest in Canadian ideas, our economy grows and our communities flourish. That is why the Government of Canada is funding the development of innovative new products and processes in our natural […]

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Media Advisory – Provincial and territorial ministers of education to meet in Victoria

July 15, 2019 TORONTO, July 15, 2019  – Provincial and territorial ministers of education will be in Victoria, July 24 and 25, 2019, for the 108th meeting of the Council of Ministers of Education, Canada (CMEC). CMEC 108 will give ministers the opportunity to review progress on CMEC initiatives and activities and discuss a variety of current issues in education. The meeting […]

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Press Statement from Grand Chief Arlen Dumas and The Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs

July 12, 2019 Treaty One Territory, Winnipeg, Manitoba “The statement that I made on Wednesday, July 10th, 2019 is true. I never operated a fake Facebook account called Charles Forbes. This appears to be a manufactured political smear. This is not the first time false social media allegations have been made against me or many […]

by pnationtalk on July 15, 201948 Views

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New LGBTQ2+ channel available for free at NFB.ca

July 11, 2019 – Montreal – National Film Board of Canada (NFB) Today, as the Rendez-vous de la fierté Acadie Love festival takes place in Caraquet, New Brunswick, the National Film Board of Canada (NFB) is launching a brand-new selection of more than 40 LGBTQ2+-themed titles online. Comprising recent films as well as key works produced beginning […]

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National Energy Board approves the Enbridge Line 5 St. Clair River Replacement Project

July 12, 2019 – Calgary, Alberta – National Energy Board Today, the National Energy Board (NEB) approved the Enbridge Line 5 St. Clair River Replacement Project to decommission and replace 0.5 km of pipe beneath the St. Clair River in Sarnia, Ontario, subject to 11 conditions. The Board determined that this project is in the public […]

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Speech: Building an Inclusive Canada: A National Disability Summit

May 9, 2019 – Ottawa, Ontario Check against delivery. This speech has been translated in accordance with the Government of Canada’s official languages policy and edited for posting and distribution in accordance with its communications policy. Thank you, Senator Petitclerc, for the kind introduction. Welcome, everyone! I want to start by acknowledging that the land […]

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