Canada Grain Commission

New Science Strategy responds to changing needs of grain sector

eAwaz Local News

The Canadian Grain Commission’s new Science Strategy is now available. Ottawa – The strategy lays out a vision for the future of science and research at the Canadian Grain Commission and positions us to respond to the latest trends and developments in the grain sector. Based on consultations with producer and industry organizations, end users, academia as well as other …

Francesca Accinelli Interim Executive Director and CEO Telefilm Canada

Take biodiversity break with films and VR works

eAwaz Entertainment

Montreal – From December 9 to 12, 2022, the National Film Board of Canada (NFB) and Telefilm Canada are joining forces to present Green Space, a series of film screenings, virtual reality (VR) experiences and panel discussions, all free of charge, as part of the official cultural programming of COP15 in Montreal. This international conference aims to slow biodiversity loss worldwide. Green Space will be accessible by …

Public Health Agency of Canada on monkeypox

eAwaz Health

Ottawa – The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) is issuing this statement to provide an update on its ongoing response to monkeypox. PHAC continues to work closely with provinces and territories to ensure collaboration and coordination of Canada’s strategic response to address this situation. The Government of Canada took immediate action upon the confirmation of the first cases in Canada. The …

WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Gabrieus

WHO to share vaccines to stop monkeypox

eAwaz Medicine

LONDON (AP) The World Health Organization said it’s creating a new vaccine-sharing mechanism to stop the outbreak of monkeypox in more than 30 countries beyond Africa. The move could result in the UN health agency distributing scarce vaccine doses to rich countries that can otherwise afford them. To some health experts, the initiative potentially misses the opportunity to control monkeypox …