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Drone Delivery Canada announces participation in research project with the University of Toronto and Ford Motor Company

TORONTO, ONTARIO – October 15th, 2020 – Drone Delivery Canada Corp. (TSXV: FLT;  OTC: TAKOF;  Frankfurt:  A2AMGZ or ABB.F) (the “Company” or “DDC”) is pleased to announce that it has been invited to participate in a research endeavour with the University of Toronto Institute of Aerospace Studies (“UTIAS”) and Ford Motor Company (“Ford”). Under the […]

by ahnationtalk on October 15, 202080 Views

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Government of Canada and provincial partners support research addressing mental health impacts of COVID-19 on Canadians

From: Canadian Institutes of Health Research As the national COVID-19 pandemic response continues, the Government of Canada and provincial partners are joining forces to address the mental health and substance use challenges facing Canadians, which have increased because of the pandemic. Today, the Honourable Patty Hajdu, Canada’s Minister of Health, announced an investment of more […]

by ahnationtalk on October 9, 2020228 Views

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Announcement: Membership of the Reference Group for the Appropriate Review of Indigenous Research

CIHR, NSERC, and SSHRC welcome all members of the newly established tri-agency Reference Group for the Appropriate Review of Indigenous Research (Reference Group). Following an expression of interest process launch in early 2020, eighteen individuals have been selected to provide advice and guidance on the development and implementation of culturally appropriate review approaches and practices […]

by ahnationtalk on October 8, 202094 Views

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UWinnipegger gets $2.5 million research grant

University of Winnipeg’s Dr. Shauna MacKinnon (Department of Urban and Inner City Studies) has been selected by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA) and the Manitoba Research Alliance (MRA) Research Committee as the new Principal Investigator for a $2.5 million Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Partnership Grant. Through this seven-year grant, Community-Based […]

by ahnationtalk on October 7, 2020103 Views

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Announcement: Membership of the Reference Group for the Appropriate Review of Indigenous Research

CIHR, NSERC, and SSHRC welcome all members of the newly established tri-agency Reference Group for the Appropriate Review of Indigenous Research (Reference Group). Following an expression of interest process launch in early 2020, eighteen individuals have been selected to provide advice and guidance on the development and implementation of culturally appropriate review approaches and practices […]

by ahnationtalk on September 30, 2020115 Views

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USask researcher studying COVID-19 impact on Indigenous businesses

SASKATOON – Ken Coates, Canada Research Chair in Regional Innovation at the University of Saskatchewan (USask), has been awarded $25,000 in federal funding to study the impact of COVID-19 on Aboriginal Economic Development Corporations (AEDCs) which have helped to greatly expand the number and scale of Indigenous businesses nationally. “It is imperative that we begin […]

by ahnationtalk on September 23, 2020111 Views

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Four Carleton Faculty Members Receive SSHRC Partnership Engage Grants for Research Benefiting all Canadians

Four Carleton University faculty members received $25,000 each from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Partnership Engage Grants to support timely research into work and family life during the COVID-19 pandemic, the role of government policies in supporting economic recovery, an investigation of the Acadian Métis, and risk tolerance and leisure activities during […]

by ahnationtalk on September 23, 2020222 Views

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Ottawa based not-for-profit CIRA wins silver at the Canadian HR awards for employer branding

Ottawa – Last night, the Ottawa-based Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) won silver for the TalentEgg Award for Best Employer Branding at the Canadian HR Awards. The Canadian HR Awards are considered the gold standard for excellence in the Canadian human resources industry, and recognize outstanding leadership and innovation in Canada’s HR sector. Executive quote […]

by ahnationtalk on September 18, 2020204 Views

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Bringing the North to the South: First Nation of Na-Cho Nyak Dun and Carleton University Sign Partnership Agreement on Indigenous and Multi-disciplinary Studies and Research

Today, the First Nation of Na-Cho Nyak Dun (NND) and Carleton University (CU) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to collaborate on multi-disciplinary research projects centered around Indigenous and Northern studies, community & human development, post-secondary education, research and access for learners. “Today, we celebrate a partnership that will promote the advancement of Indigenous led […]

by ahnationtalk on September 15, 2020140 Views

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Memorial has a new record-setting Indigenous research policy – University Affairs

The university sought out feedback from thousands of people in creating its new policy on research impacting Indigenous groups. SEP 10 2020 Memorial University has adopted a new policy that will significantly change how research involving Indigenous people is conducted. The Policy on Research Impacting Indigenous Groups sets out to make scholarship involving Indigenous groups, […]

by ahnationtalk on September 10, 2020111 Views

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