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Minister Hajdu highlights the importance of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) and benefits to Canadian workers

From: Employment and Social Development Canada October 10, 2018 Vancouver, British Colombia Employment and Social Development Canada Today, the Honourable Patty Hajdu, Canada’s Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, met with union representatives to discuss the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) and the ways in which the modernized trade deal is good for Canadians and […]

by ahnationtalk on October 10, 2018488 Views

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The National Energy Board (NEB) 2017-18 Annual Report to Parliament was tabled

Message from the Chair and CEO Peter Watson, Chief Executive Officer and CEO The National Energy Board (NEB) is Canada’s federal energy regulator. Preventing harm is at the heart of what a regulator does. People count on us to keep them safe, to protect the environment, to prevent market inefficiencies and to listen to what […]

by aanationtalk on October 10, 2018654 Views

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Students at VIU get education and training for future success

Oct. 10, 2018 NANAIMO – Vancouver Island students can now access new and upgraded facilities that will equip them for careers in the health and trades sectors. A new Health and Science Centre, as well as an upgraded and expanded Marine, Automotive and Trades Complex, were officially opened at Vancouver Island University (VIU). The event […]

by ahnationtalk on October 10, 2018441 Views

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NT Government: New programs open doors to new career pathways for Indigenous northerners

October 9, 2018 Today, the Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) is pleased to introduce two new initiatives that make it easier for Indigenous northerners to access training and gain valuable on-the-job experience. The Indigenous Career Gateway Program (ICGP) is intended for NWT residents who are designated Indigenous Aboriginal Persons, under the GNWT Affirmative Action […]

by ahnationtalk on October 10, 2018625 Views

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Minister Ng kicks off Small Business Week

From: Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada Government of Canada recognizes contributions of small businesses to our communities and our economy October 10, 2018 – Ottawa, Ontario Small businesses are the backbone of the Canadian economy. They are the restaurants, stores and services we love, and they employ millions of Canadians from coast to coast […]

by ahnationtalk on October 10, 2018458 Views

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U of S researchers awarded $8M to tackle social, climate issues

SASKATOON – University of Saskatchewan (U of S) researchers have been awarded more than $8 million for projects ranging from designing videogames that promote social bonding to safeguarding Indigenous people from the northward spread of a nasty parasite, to reducing greenhouse gas emissions from the cattle industry. Oct 9, 2018 The awards to 45 U […]

by ahnationtalk on October 10, 2018519 Views

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Laurier researcher receives funding for conference on how school principals can support students with special education needs

Oct. 10, 2018 Waterloo – How can school principals nurture educational environments that are inclusive of children with special education needs? What skills and knowledge do school leaders need to support teachers? How can Indigenous perspectives inform our understanding of inclusive schools? These are some of the questions that Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty of Education […]

by ahnationtalk on October 10, 2018437 Views

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Media advisory: Dan Vandal, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Indigenous Services, to attend celebration of Shoal Lake No. 40 Freedom Road reaching the Trans-Canada Highway

From: Indigenous Services Canada Shoal Lake No. 40 First Nation – Please be advised that Dan Vandal, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Indigenous Services, will join Chief Redsky, project partners and community members at an event on Thursday to celebrate a major milestone for Shoal Lake No. 40 Freedom Road. He will attend on […]

by ahnationtalk on October 10, 2018446 Views

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Trent Professor Releases New Book on Disability in Education

Dr. Luigi Iannacci, a professor in Trent’s School of Education, recently published “Reconceptualizing Disability in Education,” which critically explores problematic discourses, practices and pedagogies that inform how disability is understood and responded to within education. Based on his research and 25 years of experience in education, the book aims to support students with disabilities through […]

by ahnationtalk on October 10, 2018437 Views

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NT Government: Marine Transportation Services airlifting cargo to communities impacted by cancellation of barge deliveries

Due to impassible ice conditions in the Amundsen Gulf, the Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) Marine Transportation Services (MTS) has confirmed plans to airlift cargo to Paulatuk, Cambridge Bay and Kugluktuk. MTS acknowledges the concerns of the communities involved and has committed to deliver essential cargo to all affected communities, based on available air […]

by ahnationtalk on October 10, 2018480 Views

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