Patricia Lattanzio

Investing in recovery of Quebec’s agri‑tourism sector

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The Association de l’Agrotourisme et du Tourisme Gourmand du Québec (AATGQ) receives nearly $150,000 from CED to develop its tourism offer in the agri‑tourism and food tourism sector. Oka – A key driver of the economy, the Canadian tourism industry generated over $100 billion in annual revenues before being decimated by the pandemic. Today, the Government of Canada is ensuring that tourism once again thrives and reaches its full potential. Patricia Lattanzio, Member of Parliament …

Renovating Resilience Montreal building

Renovating Resilience Montreal building

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Montreal – Marc Miller, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Member of Parliament for Ville-Marie—Le Sud-Ouest—Île-des-Soeurs, on behalf of Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, Infrastructure and Communities, and Marc Garneau, Member of Parliament for Notre-Dame-de-Grâce—Westmount, announced federal funding of over $3.8 million to renovate and upgrade the Resilience Montreal building to make it more energy-efficient. “Resilience Montreal is a cornerstone …

karina gould

Canada’s comprehensive approach to zero plastic waste

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Ottawa – Scientific evidence confirms that plastic pollution is pervasive in the environment, and that macroplastic pollution is harmful to wildlife and their habitat. Single-use plastics, such as checkout bags, and food and beverage service items, make up the bulk of macroplastics found on shorelines in Canada and internationally. The Single-Use Plastics Prohibition Regulations were made under the authority of the Canadian Environmental Protection …

Pascale St Onge

Helping industrial players reduce ecological footprint 

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Montréal – Supporting the clean tech sector contributes to economic development in Quebec’s regions. That is why Pascale St-Onge, Minister of Sport and Minister responsible for CED, today announced a non‑repayable contribution of $1 million for Cycle Momentum. This CED support will enable it to boost the development and adoption of technologies from start-ups in order to make the activities …