Marco Mendicino

New funding for 6 Grand River Nations for anti-gang programmes

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Ohsweken – Advancing innovative, Indigenous-led initiatives to keep people safe is central to both maintaining public safety in First Nations communities and advancing reconciliation. That is why the Government of Canada is working with Indigenous leaders to take action on guns and gangs. The most important element of this plan is preventing violence from happening in the first place, which …

Omar Alghabra

Providing additional funding to support essential air access

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Ottawa – As Canada works towards recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, investments in our aviation industry help ensure it is well-positioned to recover from the impacts of the pandemic. Our airports and air carriers continue to play a crucial role in maintaining safety, security, and connectivity for travellers, workers and communities. Canada’s Minister of Transport, Omar Alghabra, Canada’s Minister of …

Seamus ORegan Jr

Recornising workplace harassment and violence

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Gatineau – All Canadians deserve a workplace free from harassment and violence. Recognizing that these behaviours persist, the Government of Canada continues to make significant investments to create safer, healthier and more supportive work environments for all federally regulated employees. Today, Minister of Labour, Seamus O’Regan Jr., announced the launch of the 2022 Call for Concepts for the Workplace Harassment and …

Marco E. L. Mendicino

Supporting Indigenous youth in BC through new program to reduce violence 

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Agassiz – Helping Indigenous youth in Canada make positive choices and build their skills will help them live lives free from violence. That is why the Government of Canada is investing in crime prevention projects tailored to the needs of youth, through the National Crime Prevention Strategy (NCPS). The Minister of Public Safety, Marco Mendicino, today announced new federal support …

Michael Sherrard Chair is Managing Partner of Sherrard Kuzz LLP

Strong Leadership to Guide Skilled Trades Ontario

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Ontario – Ontario has created a new agency, Skilled Trades Ontario, to create a more streamlined, user-friendly apprenticeship system for apprentices, workers and businesses in the skilled trades. Michael Sherrard, Chair, is Managing Partner of Sherrard Kuzz LLP, an employment and labour law firm. He is one of Canada’s leading employment and labour lawyers, recognized by Chambers Global®, Who’s Who Legal® …