Fire Prevention Week in Canada

Minister Blair on Fire Prevention Week

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OTTAWA – President of the King’s Privy Council for Canada and Minister of Emergency Preparedness, Bill Blair issued the following statement to mark Fire Prevention Week: “This week is Fire Prevention Week in Canada. Every year, thousands of fires erupt in Canadian households, and this year’s theme of “Fire won’t wait. Plan your escape.TM”, encourages all Canadians to develop a home …

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Minister Hussen on core principles on Multiculturalism Day

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Ottawa – On Canadian Multiculturalism Day, we celebrate one of the core principles that unite us as a country. Canada is what it is because of its people and we are fortunate to live in a society that celebrates everyone’s unique background and culture. As the first country in the world to adopt multiculturalism as an official policy, Canada is …

National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

3rd anniversary of final report from National Inquiry into MMIWG 

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Ottawa – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau issued the following statement on the third anniversary of the final report from the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls: “Today, we honour Indigenous women, girls, and 2SLGBTQQIA+ people who have gone missing, had their lives taken too soon, or continue to experience violence. We also honour the families and …