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Arts and culture key to building belonging, but more resources needed to improve quality of arts facilities and programs, highlights new national Vital Signs report

April 25, 2017 (OTTAWA, ON) – A new national report, released today by Community Foundations of Canada in partnership with the Canadian Arts Presenting Association, is shining a spotlight on the power of the arts to build a greater sense of belonging to our communities, to our country and to each other. Vital Signs: Arts […]

by pmnationtalk on April 26, 201725 Views

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Advocate for Children and Youth Tables 2016 Annual Report

SASKATOON – Corey O’Soup, Advocate for Children and Youth, tabled his first Annual Report in the Legislative Assembly today. The report reflects the work of his predecessor, Bob Pringle, to October 31, 2016 and highlights Mr. O’Soup’s vision and priorities for his upcoming term that commenced on November 1, 2016. “As a First Nations person […]

by pmnationtalk on April 26, 201729 Views

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The 10th Arctic Council Ministerial meeting

April 18, 2017 On May 11, the United States will host the 10th Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting in Fairbanks, Alaska. Minister-level representatives from the eight Arctic States will convene to review and approve work completed under the two-year U.S. Chairmanship to improve sustainable development and environmental protection in the Arctic. On May 11, the United […]

by pmnationtalk on April 19, 201717 Views

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Health in the North: Inequities in health and health care

TORONTO, April 18, 2017 – The life expectancy rates for those living in northern Ontario continue to be lower and mortality rates higher than the rates in the province overall, according to a new report by Health Quality Ontario, the provincial advisor on the quality of health care. “Despite many improvements in health and health […]

by pmnationtalk on April 18, 201751 Views

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UNICEF Canada Foresight Report: What’s the state of children and youth in Canada?

At the Sandbox Summit on April 6, UNICEF Canada hosted a lunchtime discussion where we identified trends shaping the lives of young people, what is causing them, the signals we see them manifest, how pervasive they are, and the implications are for children and youth and for others. Participants began by describing: What seems to […]

by pmnationtalk on April 13, 201720 Views

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RCYBC: Representative’s Report #29 – Reviews and Investigations: Oct. 1, 2016 to Jan. 31, 2017

Critical Injuries and Deaths: Reviews and Investigations Update #29 Purpose The purpose of the Representative for Children and Youth’s (RCY) reviews and investigations of child deaths and critical injuries is to identify and thoughtfully analyze issues, particularly in service delivery. The intent is to help prevent similar deaths or injuries in the future and to […]

by ahnationtalk on April 12, 201753 Views

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Heiltsuk release detailed report on the Nathan E. Stewart incident

The Heiltsuk Tribal Council (HTC) has just released an investigation report covering the first 48 hours after the grounding of the Nathan E. Stewart. While some information is not included in the report due to the on-going investigation by the Transportation Safety Board, the report is thorough and presents a detailed chronology of events and […]

by ahnationtalk on April 11, 201727 Views

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Performance Measurement Strategy – 4.1.2 Nutrition North Canada

Strategic Outcome (INAC): The North Strategic Outcome (Health Canada): First Nations and Inuit communities and individuals receive health services and benefits that are responsive to their needs so as to improve their health status Strategic Outcome (PHAC): Protecting Canadians and empowering them to improve their health August 2016 Sector (INAC): Northern Affairs Organization Sector (Health […]

by pmnationtalk on April 10, 201750 Views

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Report Highlights Severe Crisis with 30% Increase in Homelessness in Metro Vancouver Region – BCNHPA

Homelessness most severe for Aboriginal people and seniors VANCOUVER, BC (April 10, 2017)  The Preliminary Data Report for the 2017 Homeless Count in Metro Vancouver, prepared by BC Non-Profit Housing Association and M.Thomson Consulting, on behalf of the Homelessness Partnering Strategy’s Community Entity, Metro Vancouver found 3,605 people homeless in the region-wide count, an increase […]

by ahnationtalk on April 10, 201757 Views

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OIPRD Releases Interim Report on Police Interactions with People in Crisis

TORONTO – The Office of the Independent Police Review Director (OIPRD) today released its interim systemic review report on police interactions with people in crisis and use of force. “The interim report documents the recommendations that have been made by Ontario coroner’s inquests into the deaths of people in crisis during interactions with police, and […]

by pmnationtalk on April 3, 201725 Views

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NWMO Releases Triennial Report for 2014 to 2016

The Nuclear Waste Management Organization (NWMO) has submitted Progress Through Collaboration – Triennial Report 2014 to 2016 to the Honourable James Gordon Carr, Minister of Natural Resources Canada. The report outlines progress in implementing Adaptive Phased Management (APM), Canada’s plan for the long-term management of used nuclear fuel. We made the report public at the […]

by ahnationtalk on March 31, 201727 Views

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NCAIED: “Access to Capital and Credit in Native Communities” Report Released

“Access to Capital and Credit in Native Communities” Report Released New report focuses on changes over the last 15 years and opportunities moving forward May 23, 2016 Click Here To View Article on CDFIfund.gov A new independent report on access to capital and credit in American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian communities (Native Communities) was […]

by pmnationtalk on March 30, 201726 Views

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OIPRD 2015-2016​ Annual Report

DIRECTOR’S NOTE I have had the distinct pleasure of serving as the Independent Police Review Director in Ontario for the past six years. This past fiscal year has been an especially interesting year for policing and police oversight in Ontario with the government’s review of the three civilian oversight agencies; impending changes to the Police […]

by aanationtalk on March 23, 201778 Views

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The David Suzuki Foundation 2016 Impact Report

Download PDF With your support, we achieved many victories in 2016 — thank you! This report outlines the projects you made possible to combat climate change, protect biodiversity and secure environmental rights. We could not meet our ambitious goals to find solutions to Canada’s pressing environmental issues without your ongoing support. These successes are your […]

by ahnationtalk on March 15, 201742 Views

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CCRC: Young People in the Workplace: Rights, Rules, Safety, and Fairness

Young people benefit from work experience, but they can also be exploited in the workplace.  Knowing about the rules, their rights, and how to report unsafe working conditions or unfair treatment is essential for all young people.  The Canadian Coalition for the Rights of Children (CCRC) is asking all governments, federal and provincial, to ensure […]

by ahnationtalk on March 13, 201730 Views

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For persons with disabilities in Canada, education is not always an open door: CHRC report

March 9, 2017 – Ottawa, Ontario – Canadian Human Rights Commission People with disabilities in Canada are facing overwhelming barriers and challenges within our schools, says Canada’s human rights watchdog in a new study released today. In a report, entitled “Left Out: The treatment of persons with disabilities in Canada’s education system,” the Canadian Human […]

by ahnationtalk on March 9, 201760 Views

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Department of Transportation Announces the Release of the 2015 Northwest Territories Traffic Collision Facts and the 2016-2016 Annual Report of Registrar of Motor Vehicles

YELLOWKNIFE (March 8, 2017) – The Department of Transportation (DOT) would like to announce the release of the 2015 Northwest Territories Traffic Collision Facts, as well as the 2015/2016 Annual Report of Registrar of Motor Vehicles. 2015 Northwest Territories Traffic Collision Facts contains information on various issues, such as impaired driving, speeding, young and old […]

by pmnationtalk on March 9, 201729 Views

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Equal Voice and Abacus Data Release Canadian Opinions about Women in Politics

Majority of Canadians believe there are ‘too many’ or ‘the right number’ of women in politics; would not recommend a female they know run for public office. OTTAWA, March 6, 2016 –Findings of a new national survey about Canadians’ views and perceptions of women in politics were released today by Abacus Data and Equal Voice. […]

by ahnationtalk on March 6, 201744 Views

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Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami Submission To The Naylor Panel For Canada’s Fundamental Science Review

DOWNLOADS ITK Submission to the Naylor Panel for Canada’s Fundamental Science Review

by aanationtalk on March 6, 201753 Views

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City of Calgary research reveals trends and gaps in local housing supply

March 01, 2017 The City of Calgary, in collaboration with the Community Housing Affordability Collective (CHAC), has published Housing in Calgary: An Inventory of Housing Supply 2015/2016. Using data from a variety of sources, the report provides a comprehensive picture of Calgary’s housing supply with a focus on affordable housing (non-market housing). “The report identifies […]

by pmnationtalk on March 2, 201746 Views

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The Standing Senate Committee on Aboriginal Peoples: Resolving housing problems in Canada’s north

Ottawa – A stable federal funding strategy for housing in the Inuit homeland is desperately needed, a Senate committee said in a report released Thursday. The lack of suitable and affordable housing is a major concern in Canada’s northernmost locales, leading to serious health and safety concerns like tuberculosis, mental health problems, and respiratory infections. […]

by ahnationtalk on March 1, 2017127 Views

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Direct-use Geothermal Resources In BC: Engagement and Education Report

February 28, 2017 Geoscience BC is pleased to announce the release of a new report highlighting additional educational and community engagement work undertaken following the release of the Direct-Use Geothermal Roadmap in June 2016 (Geoscience BC Report 2016-07). The original report contained practical guidelines for communities on geothermal surface exploration, land acquisition and permitting, drilling […]

by pmnationtalk on March 1, 201729 Views

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U Sask: Building Reconciliation – Report on Our Progress, 2016

At the University of Saskatchewan we have made building reconciliation an institutional priority and we have committed ourselves to living up to the calls to action of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada. In so doing, we hope to become the best place we can be for Indigenous students and their communities in this […]

by pmnationtalk on February 28, 201764 Views

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Fraser Institute: Saskatchewan, Manitoba top jurisdictions worldwide for mining investment; B.C., Ontario drop in global ranking

February 28, 2017 CALGARY—Saskatchewan and Manitoba are now the two most attractive jurisdictions for mining investment in the world, according to the annual global survey of mining executives released today by the Fraser Institute, an independent, non-partisan Canadian public policy think-tank. The two Canadian provinces beat out Western Australia, which fell from 1st to 3rd […]

by pmnationtalk on February 28, 201752 Views

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Urgent Need for Action to Address Social and Cultural Risks to Indigenous Women from Industrial Camps

Indigenous women and children in remote communities face negative consequences from construction camps, including increased rates of sexual assault and violence, addictions, sexually transmitted infections, and family violence. Many of these camps already exist across northern British Columbia. This study, initiated by community leaders in the Lake Babine First Nation with the Nak’azdli Whut’en First […]

by pmnationtalk on February 24, 201744 Views

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Amnesty International: ‘Politics of demonization’ breeding division and fear

RELEASED  WEDNESDAY 22 FEBRUARY 2017 (00.01 GMT)          Amnesty International releases its Annual Report for 2016 to 2017          Risk of domino effect as powerful states backtrack on human rights commitments          Salil Shetty, head of the global movement, warns that “never again” has become meaningless as states fail to react to mass atrocities Politicians […]

by pmnationtalk on February 22, 201745 Views

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Qalipu FN: Stephenville Community Session Report

February 20, 2017 General Information The Stephenville Community Session occurred on February 16, 2017. It is estimated that 200 – 210 people were in attendance and the session lasted approximately 2.5 hours. The representatives for QFN and the FNI were as follows: Chief/President Mitchell Councillor Alexander Elder Odelle Pike Howard Thistle, NIHB Navigator Alison White, […]

by pmnationtalk on February 21, 201750 Views

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Wind Energy: Sustainable Environment, Sustainable Communities – Pembina Institute

February 16, 2017 The Pembina Institute and Capital Power are working together to identify and act on issues around the growth of commercial wind power in Alberta. We believe expanding renewable energy and achieving provincial climate change objectives is best accomplished with a high degree of social and community acceptance. See our Wind Energy: Sustainable Communities, […]

by pmnationtalk on February 17, 201758 Views

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The punishing Sixties Scoop – Globe and Mail

Feb 16, 2017 A few years ago, a report was submitted to the B.C. legislature that examined, among other things, the consequences of a federally sanctioned program under which thousands of native children were removed from their homes and placed in the care of mostly non-aboriginal families. It became known as the Sixties Scoop, although […]

by ahnationtalk on February 17, 201740 Views

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CMF publishes its 2017 Trends Report

Montréal, February 14, 2017—The Canada Media Fund (CMF) released today its 2017 Trends Report, The Digital Puzzle: Piecing Back Together the Content Value Chain. This report provides an in-depth analysis of the trends affecting the audiovisual industry in Canada and elsewhere. This latest edition looks at the transformation of the audiovisual industry and examines the […]

by pmnationtalk on February 14, 201743 Views

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WBEA 2015 Annual Report published

Feb 09, 2017 Click to view WBEA’s 2015 Annual Report WBEA 2015 Annual Report To obtain a hard copy of the report, please contact 780-799-4420, or info@wbea.org. NT4

by pmnationtalk on February 10, 201753 Views

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Finance Minister’s Economic Advisory Panel Charts New Course for Aquaculture in Canada

February 6, 2017 OTTAWA, ON – The Canadian Aquaculture Industry Alliance today welcomed a new report by Finance Minister Bill Morneau’s Advisory Council on Economic Growth and its recommendation for sustainable aquaculture growth in Canada and a new federal Canadian Aquaculture Act. The Council recommends a new robust Canadian agri-food strategy including, a “forward-looking Canadian […]

by pmnationtalk on February 8, 201774 Views

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Alex’s Story Prompts Acting Representative to Recommend Key Changes in Care System

Feb. 6, 2017 VICTORIA – Lacking any permanent connection to his family and culture and without the mental health supports that might have made a difference, an 18-year-old Métis youth in care took his own life in an act of desperation, says an investigative report issued today by British Columbia’s Acting Representative for Children and […]

by pmnationtalk on February 6, 2017132 Views

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Kativik Regional Government: Annual Report 2015

Annual Report 2015 Here’s the Annual Report 2015 for consultation. It’s also available on our website under the Publications section. NT5

by pmnationtalk on February 6, 201763 Views

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Wind Power – Sustainable communities, sustainable development

A Commitment to Responsible Wind Energy Development A new joint initiative – Wind Energy: Sustainable Communities, Sustainable Environment – between the Pembina Institute and Capital Power will generate ideas for strengthening the environmental, social, financial and technical elements that contribute to responsible wind development with community support. Stakeholder and Expert Engagement Through a workshop in […]

by pmnationtalk on February 6, 201755 Views

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Dam Safety Program releases 2015-16 annual report

Feb. 2, 2017 VICTORIA – B.C.’s Dam Safety Program moved forward under new legislation that strengthens the ability of dam safety staff to inspect, audit and remediate more than 1,800 regulated dams in the province, according to the 2015-16 B.C. Dam Safety Program Annual Report. The 2015-16 annual report, includes information on dam construction, inspections, […]

by ahnationtalk on February 2, 201793 Views

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Transboundary Environmental Coalition calls for halt to new mines in Canada’s Southern Rockies

January 30, 2017 In light of recent charges brought against Teck (TSE:TECK.B) under the Fisheries Act for fish deaths resulting from the failure of their selenium treatment plant in 2014, the Flathead Wild Coalition is renewing their call for a halt to new coal mines in BC’s Elk River Valley. Selenium levels in the Elk […]

by ahnationtalk on February 1, 201763 Views

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Blueprint 2020

The CNSC’s vision of being the best nuclear regulator in the world aligns well with the Blueprint 2020 vision of a world-class Public Service. For the past few years, the CNSC has been working to achieve the Blueprint 2020 vision of a world-class Public Service equipped to serve Canada and Canadians now and in the […]

by pmnationtalk on January 18, 201784 Views

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The NEB releases the results of Damage Prevention Regulations Survey

The National Energy Board is developing engagement strategies and additional guidance materials that will help us reach relevant parties for outreach and education. To do this, we asked our Canadian stakeholders and association memberships to tell us, in a recent survey, who they are, how best to reach them and what tools should be used […]

by pmnationtalk on January 18, 201797 Views

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MAC releases its 2016 TSM Progress Report

January 16, 2017 Report shows strong performance in sustainable mining practices The Mining Association of Canada (MAC) has released its 12th annual Towards Sustainable Mining (TSM) Progress Report. The 2016 report takes a detailed look at MAC members’ efforts to protect the environment and contribute positively to the communities where they operate. The report includes […]

by pmnationtalk on January 16, 2017123 Views

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FSIN Releases 2015-2016 Annual Report

Message from Chief Bobby Cameron FSIN Annual Report 2015 – 2016 Tansi, On behalf of the 74 First Nations of Saskatchewan, we are honored to present the 2015-2016 Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations annual report. I started out the 2015-2016 reporting year serving our First Nations of the Federation as a 2nd Vice Chief. I […]

by ahnationtalk on January 11, 2017104 Views

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Statement by the Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour

December 21, 2016     Gatineau, Quebec     Employment and Social Development Canada Today, the Honourable MaryAnn Mihychuk, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, made the following statement: “I am pleased to receive and share with Canadians the interim report of the Expert Panel on Youth Employment. Our government knows that prosperity for the middle class will […]

by pmnationtalk on December 22, 2016133 Views

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Caribou Report 2016: Canada’s boreal woodland caribou at continued risk

December 19, 2016 Canada’s boreal woodland caribou at continued risk CPAWS annual review progress in 2016 still insufficient Ottawa – In its fourth annual review of government action to conserve Canada’s boreal caribou, the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (CPAWS) finds there has been spotted progress – with too few jurisdictions showing significant leadership in […]

by pmnationtalk on December 20, 2016143 Views

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QNW: Annual Report 2015-2016

MESSAGE From the President Kuei, Women, sisters, grandmothers, colleagues, This year we renewed our commitment to our challenging and fulfilling work with enthusiasm. Our organization took part in numerous and diverse activities: consultations, collaborations, presentations, training sessions and filing of briefs at the National Assembly, always with the objective of representing Indigenous women and the issues […]

by aanationtalk on December 14, 2016149 Views

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Advocate releases State of the Child Report

December 2016 FREDERICTON (GNB) – The Office of the Child and Youth Advocate released its eighth annual State of the Child Report today at a breakfast for government members and senior civil servants in Fredericton. The release of the report coincides with the 25th anniversary of Canada’s ratification of the United Nations Convention on the […]

by pmnationtalk on December 14, 2016115 Views

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Report: Ontario’s GDP recovered since recession, but wellbeing has room for improvement

December 13, 2016 “A Profile of Wellbeing” notes that living standards, economic, food and housing insecurity and precarity of work are major issues for many Ontarians TORONTO, ON (December 13, 2016) – In Canada, Ontario was hit hardest by the recession in 2008, and while Gross Domestic Product in the province has recovered since then, a […]

by ahnationtalk on December 13, 2016118 Views

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New COL Report: “An Important First Step towards Sustainable Solutions”

Kuujjuaq, Québec, December 8, 2016 – Following 16 months of intensive data collection and meticulous analysis, the “Cost of Living in Nunavik Research Report” was made public during the Kativik Regional Government’s (KRG) November council sitting. The study represents the outcome of an important collaborative effort between the Québec government, the KRG and Makivik Corporation […]

by ahnationtalk on December 8, 2016179 Views

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Pic Mobert FN: SWI Report Now Available for Download

“As a First Nation, water resources management must balance our heritage, traditional values of our Elders and economic needs of our children and future generations. The Showcasing Water Innovation program supported our community by enabling us to incorporate an innovative, low impact technology that ensured we met both economic and ecological values.” – Chief Wayne […]

by pmnationtalk on December 2, 2016161 Views

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MLI impact report, Q3, 2016

At MLI, our goal is always to influence the development and implementation of sound federal public policy by ensuring decision makers are informed of the best policy options. Measuring our impact is crucial to measuring our success. In the third quarter of 2016, from July 1 to Sept. 30, MLI’s impact was felt particularly in […]

by pmnationtalk on December 1, 2016140 Views

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LEAF Annual Report 2015-2016

Thank you for your interest in LEAF. Please review our latest annual report that highlights some of our recent work, which would not be possible without your support. Women and girls in Canada continue to face disproportionate levels of violence, along with social and economic barriers to success in the workplace, at home, and in […]

by pmnationtalk on November 30, 2016148 Views

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