Regina Open Door Society on Covid 19 Vaccination

Regina Open Door Society on Covid-19 Vaccination

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Regina – As COVID-19 continues to circulate in Canada, it is important for everyone to stay up-to-date with their vaccination to strengthen their immune response and reduce their risk of severe illness. Dan Vandal, Minister of Northern Affairs, PrairiesCan and CanNor, and Member of Parliament for Saint Boniface -SaintVital, on behalf of Jean-Yves Duclos, announced $149,940 in funding to the …

Winnipegs Aboriginal Health Centre

Funding for Winnipeg`s Aboriginal Health Centre to stay up to date with vaccination

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Winnipeg – As COVID-19 continues to circulate in Canada, it is important for everyone to stay up-to-date with their vaccination to strengthen their immune response and reduce their risk of severe illness. Dan Vandal, Minister of Northern Affairs, PrairiesCan and CanNor, and Member of Parliament for Saint Boniface -Saint Vital, on behalf of Minister Jean-Yves Duclos announced an investment of …

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Urban reserve established in Winnipeg

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Ottawa – Marc Miller, Minister of Crown–Indigenous Relations; Patty Hajdu, Minister of Indigenous Services; Anita Anand, Minister of National Defence; and Dan Vandal, Minister of Northern Affairs, issued the following statement: “Congratulations to the Treaty One Nation on the official establishment of their urban reserve, Naawi-Oodena. This urban reserve will provide greater opportunities for growth and prosperity, and demonstrates a …

Projects in Berens River 1st Nation

Investing in Infrastructure Projects in Berens River 1st Nation

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Berens River – Dan Vandal, Minister of Northern Affairs, Minister for PrairiesCan, Minister for CanNor and Member of Parliament for Saint-Boniface—Saint-Vital, on behalf of Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, Infrastructure and Communities, and Reg Helwer, Minister of Labour, Consumer Protection and Government Services, announced more than $31.6M in funding for four infrastructure projects in the Berens River area. More …

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$500,000 offered for economic development in Nunavut communities

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Funding to support entrepreneurs in remote Northern communities hoping to grow or start their own business Iqaluit, Nunavut – Small businesses are crucial to the economic success of Nunavut. Sectors including mining, fisheries, construction, the arts, and tourism are key contributors to the local economy and providing jobs. Too often, local entrepreneurs face barriers in expanding or starting their own …

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$2.5m offered for treatments for people who use substances 

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Winnipeg – Canada’s overdose crisis continues to have a tragic toll on individuals, families and communities across the country. The pandemic has contributed to increases in substance use and substance related harms in Canada. Isolation, stress, toxic street-drug supply, and reduced access to services have all contributed to the worsening of the crisis with data showing that 7,560 people died of …

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$234,000 for enhancing local infrastructure, grow economy 

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Funding for two sports and recreation initiatives supports opportunities for healthy living, community building and local economic growth  Whitehorse – Shared public spaces in villages, towns and cities are at the heart of communities across Canada. Main streets, downtown cores, community and cultural centres, farmers’ markets, libraries, outdoor spaces and other public places draw in residents and visitors alike, supporting …

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Helping revitalize Mackenzie Delta reindeer herd

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Ottawa – While in Inuvik, Daniel Vandal, Minister of Northern Affairs, Minister for PrairiesCan and Minister for CanNor, announced that the Government of Canada is investing over $383,000 through the Northern Isolated Community Initiatives (NICI) Fund supporting a two-year project led by the Inuvialuit Community Economic Development Organization (ICEDO) to help revitalize the Mackenzie Delta reindeer herd. This announcement followed …

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Budget 2022 housing investments for Métis of Northwest Territories

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Yellowknife – Access to safe and affordable housing is critical to improving health and social outcomes for Indigenous Peoples and to ensuring a strong future for their communities and children. Today, the Honourable Daniel Vandal, Minister of Northern Affairs, announced historic new investments of $34 million over seven years from Budget 2022 that will be distributed to four Métis communities in the …

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$1.2m to develop community museum in Yellowknife

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CanNor funding supports the expansion and improvements of the Yellowknife Historical Society’s Community Museum and Interpretive Centre Yellowknife – Museums and heritage places are spaces where a region’s history and culture can be shared for the benefit of visitors and residents alike. They are strong regional economic contributors, driving new interest and improving the experience of tourists who want to …