International Day of Pink


Gatineau – Marci Ien, Minister for Women and Gender Equality and Youth, issued the following statement today on the International Day of Pink. “Seventeen years ago, two students in Nova Scotia chose kindness. The seemingly small action turned into a national stance against discrimination, homophobia, transphobia, and transmisogyny that continues to garner international attention each year. Reminding us, that anyone …

Investing in Canada’s most northerly fibre optic link

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Inuvik – Michael McLeod, MP for Northwest Territories, Diane Archie, N.W.T Minister of Infrastructure, on behalf of Caroline Wawzonek, N.W.T. Minister of Finance, and Duane Smith, Chair and CEO of the Inuvialuit Regional Corporation, announced a joint investment of more than $19.7 million for the construction of a fibre optic line from Inuvik to Tuktoyaktuk, bringing highspeed fibre optic communications to Tuktoyaktuk. …

Canada’s largest national dementia research initiative


Ontario – Ontario Premier Doug Ford visited Baycrest, a global leader in geriatric residential living, healthcare, research, innovation and education. It is Canada’s largest national dementia research initiative. The premier thanked everyone for their tireless work providing Ontario’s seniors with the care they deserve.