Canada HIV Fund

Canada supports community-based projects addressing HIV, other sexually transmitted infections

eAwaz Health

Ottawa – The Government of Canada is committed to working with partners and stakeholders across the country in support of the global goal of ending viral hepatitis, HIV and other sexually transmitted and blood-borne infections (STBBI) as public health threats by 2030. The contribution of community-based organizations is central to Canada’s ability to achieve these targets. Projects funded by the HIV …

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CRTC Broadband Fund launches 3rd call to improve Internet

eAwaz Local News

Ottawa – The CRTC launched its third call for applications for the Broadband Fund. The CRTC is now accepting applications for eligible projects to improve access to broadband Internet and mobile wireless services across Canada. The third call focuses specifically on the following types of projects: transport infrastructure projects, mobile wireless infrastructure projects that provide or upgrade mobile connectivity along major …

The Great Toy Robbery 2

nfb.ca new releases for holidays season

eAwaz Entertainment

Montreal – In December and January, more films than ever will be available free of charge on nfb.ca, with a captivating selection from various NFB studios across the country, just in time for the holidays—and for a while after. New additions include animated shorts using various techniques, including The Flying Sailor, from the Oscar-nominated duo of Wendy Tilby and Amanda Forbis, and the online …

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Minister Ng discusses US-Canada Trade with Katherine Tai

eAwaz Canada News

Ottawa, – Mary Ng, Minister of International Trade, Export Promotion, Small Business and Economic Development, met with Katherine Tai, United States Trade Representative to discuss ongoing efforts to grow cross border trade, supporting inclusive job growth on both sides of the border. Minister Ng reiterated Canada’s strong interest in joining and meaningfully contributing to the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework for Prosperity, …

World Aids Day

Trudeau: Support reaching goal of zero new HIV infections

eAwaz Local News

Ottawa – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau today issued the following statement on World AIDS Day: “On World AIDS Day, we join people living with HIV and AIDS in Canada and around the world, to remember the lives lost to this epidemic and show our unwavering support to reaching our global goals of zero new HIV infections, zero AIDS-related deaths, and …

Brampton Council amends Sign By law

Brampton Council amends Sign By-law 

eAwaz Local News

BRAMPTON– At its Special meeting this week, Brampton City Council approved an amendment to the City’s Sign By-law to only permit the display of election  signs in windows or in windows in doors for all future elections. This amendment will apply to all private property, including residential and non-residential lands. The City has seen significant growth in the number of …