Williams Lake Curling Club

Williams Lake Curling Club receives funding 

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Government of Canada investing across British Columbia to revitalize community spaces and grow vibrant communities. Williams Lake – Shared public spaces are the heart of communities across Canada. They bring together people of all ages and abilities, supporting businesses and stimulating local economies. In Williams Lake, as in so many places across Canada, the community is ready to welcome back …

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Town of Princeton receives funding to revitalize downtown core 

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Government of Canada investing across British Columbia to revitalize community spaces and grow vibrant communities Princeton – Shared public spaces are the heart of communities across Canada. They bring together people of all ages and abilities, supporting businesses and stimulating local economies. In Princeton, as in so many places across Canada, the community is ready to welcome back residents and …

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Supporting British Columbia’s aerospace sector

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Vancouver – British Columbia is one of the largest aerospace clusters in Canada with over 200 companies operating in the sector. Each year, the Aerospace, Defence and Security Expo (ADSE) brings together industry stakeholders to network and capitalize on opportunities in domestic and international markets. Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of International Development and Minister responsible for the Pacific Economic Development …

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Canada announces renewal of support to UNAIDS

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Ottawa – The Government of Canada is committed to ending AIDS as a public health threat by 2030, addressing the stigma and discrimination faced by key populations and ensuring that women and girls in all their diversity are able to make decisions about their bodies and their futures. The root of the majority of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections …

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Green infrastructure improvements to Princeton’s arena 

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Princeton – Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of International Development and Minister responsible for the Pacific Economic Development Agency of Canada, on behalf of Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, Infrastructure and Communities, announced $821,460 in funding for the revitalization of the arena in the Town of Princeton. “Princeton’s arena has hosted a variety of local sports events for nearly half …

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Sunshine Coast receive over $761,000 to enhance infrastructure 

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Government of Canada investing across British Columbia to revitalize public spaces and grow vibrant communities Sechelt and Roberts Creek -Shared public spaces are the heart of communities across Canada. They bring together people of all ages and abilities, supporting businesses and stimulating local economies. In Roberts Creek and Sechelt, like so many places across British Columbia, the communities are ready …

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Welcoming renewal of Syrian cross-border mechanism

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Ottawa – Mélanie Joly, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of International Development and Minister responsible for the Pacific Economic Development Agency of Canada, today issued the following statement: “Canada welcomes the UN Security Council’s authorization for the use of the Bab al-Hawa border crossing in northwest Syria for six months. The Syrian cross-border mechanism is a …

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$16m offered to improve employment opportunities for youth in Benin

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Ottawa – Providing young people in developing countries with more opportunities to complete vocational training makes it easier for them to find good work and reach their full potential. Canada is committed to supporting programs that help young people get the skills they need to succeed and contribute to the economic success of their communities and their countries. Harjit S. …

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More support for seniors community centre in South Vancouver 

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Vancouver – Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of International Development, Minister responsible for the Pacific Economic Development Agency of Canada and Member of Parliament for Vancouver South, on behalf of Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, Infrastructure and Communities, announced additional support for a new seniors centre in South Vancouver. In addition to the funding announced in 2021, the Government of …

Global Vaccine Equity

$200m invested to enhance Covid vaccine delivery, demand and production 

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Ottawa – Immunizing a critical mass of the world’s population is crucial in getting the COVID-19 pandemic under control. Many countries in the Global South, however, continue to encounter challenges in getting vaccines into arms, particularly in remote communities. Strengthening all levels of health care—local, regional and national—is critical to supporting vaccine distribution, as is promoting vaccine confidence and uptake. Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of International …