Trudeau welcomes Pope Francis

Trudeau welcomes Pope Francis’ upcoming visit to Canada

eAwaz Canada News

Ottawa – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has issued the following statement welcoming the announcement of His Holiness Pope Francis’ visit to Canada. His Holiness will be in Canada from July 24 to 29, 2022: “I welcome the news of His Holiness Pope Francis’ visit to Canada this summer to formally deliver the Roman Catholic Church’s apology for its role in …

Sylvia Jones

Modernizing Emergency Response System

eAwaz Local News

Investment in 9-1-1 system will help emergency operators and dispatchers save more lives TORONTO — The Ontario government is investing $208 million over three years to enhance the province’s 9-1-1 emergency response system. The funding will enable significant technology and infrastructure upgrades to support the transition to a new 9-1-1 communications system know as Next Generation 9-1-1. Once fully implemented, …


Trudeau on apology from His Holiness Pope Francis 

eAwaz Canada News

If you need someone to talk to, please reach out to the National Indian Residential School Crisis Line, which is available 24 hours a day at 1-866-925-4419. Ottawa – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau issued the following statement on the apology from His Holiness Pope Francis for the Roman Catholic Church’s role in the residential school system in Canada: “I acknowledge …

Patty Hajdu

Indigenous Services Canada flowing $125M in public health funding directly to First Nations 

eAwaz Canada News

Ottawa -As the Omicron variant continues to be identified in communities across the country, Indigenous Services Canada and all partners are working to ensure that appropriate public health measures are in place to prevent and respond to COVID-19 outbreaks. With this new variant and its speed of infection, the department has heard from Chiefs and communities of the need for …