Terry Beech Parliamentary Secretary

Investing in greener communities through transportation planning

eAwaz Local News

Burnaby – Terry Beech, Parliamentary Secretary to the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance and Member of Parliament for Burnaby North—Seymour; His Worship Mike Hurley, Mayor of the City of Burnaby; and His Worship Patrick Johnstone, Mayor of the City of New Westminster, announced $550,000 in federal and municipal funding for three active transportation projects on the eastern side …

Spanish River Community Centre

Upgrading community centre post-Hurricane Fiona 

eAwaz Lifestyle

Revitalization efforts are creating the conditions for communities and economies to rebuild and thrive Howie Centre – A community centre in Cape Breton has set a powerful example of how Canadian cities and towns persevere and flourish when they have public spaces to promote social interaction, physical activity, safety and wellbeing. Our economic recovery is closely linked to the vitality …

Rob in Oman

Rob Oliphant explores new opportunities in Oman

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Oman – Rob Oliphant, Member of Parliament for Don Valley West and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, was in Oman. He said: “Parliamentary diplomacy is another important channel of engagement between countries. We sat down with H.E. Sheikh Khalid bin Nasser Al Ma’awali, Chairman of the Shura Council, to talk about Oman’s priorities and explore new opportunities …

Rob Oliphant

Rob Oliphant to travel to UAE, Oman and Lebanon

eAwaz Canada News

Ottawa – Mélanie Joly, Minister of Foreign Affairs, announced that Robert Oliphant, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, will visit the United Arab Emirates (U.A.E.), Oman and Lebanon from November 3 to 11, 2022. In Abu Dhabi, U.A.E, Parliamentary Secretary Oliphant will meet with senior officials to discuss key priorities and further advance work on the Canada-U.A.E. Joint …

Ginette Petitpas Taylor

Waverley will benefit from Legion roof renovation 

eAwaz Local News

Government of Canada fueling community revitalization and creating the conditions for the local economy to thrive Waverley – Canadian cities and towns flourish when they have community public spaces to promote social interaction and physical activity, and provide access to recreational programs and facilities. These amenities are integral to the overall well-being of individuals, families and communities. Our economic recovery …

Gatineau upgraded urban parks

Gatineau residents to benefit from upgraded urban parks

eAwaz Local News

CED grants $130,500 to the Conseil régional de l’environnement et du développement durable de l’Outaouais (CREDDO) to plant trees in Gatineau’s urban parks. Gatineau – Shared public spaces such as parks are at the heart of our communities. They are important for residents and visitors, as well as for businesses contributing to our regions’ dynamism. The pandemic has led us to rethink …

Autism Spectrum Disorder Strategic Fund

Funding to Address Covid-19 Challenges for Autistic People

eAwaz Health

Toronto – COVID-19 presented significant challenges to accessing resources for Autistic people and their families. With the abrupt closures of schools, therapy centres, respite services, and recreational programs, many were suddenly without support. In addition, due to the pandemic, many people in Canada, including Autistic people continue to experience increased stress, anxiety, and depression. Disrupted routines and restricted or reduced …

Nahanni National Park Reserve

Nahanni National Park Reserve

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Ndahecho Gondié Gháádé (Following the Words of Our Elders) Agreement includes a new model for the Nahanni National Park Reserve cooperative management body, and additional provisions for economic benefits and employment and training opportunities Nahanni Butte – Protected areas play a vital role in conserving natural and cultural heritage, fighting climate change and biodiversity loss, and providing Canadians with opportunities …

Jonathan Wilkinson

$2.3M for Ontario’s Energy Market Transformation  

eAwaz Local News

Toronto – Unlocking Canada’s clean energy potential is a critical part of delivering climate action and creating sustainable jobs. This includes investments to deploy clean energy, building storage infrastructure and investing in modernizing Canada’s electricity grid. Julie Dabrusin, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Natural Resources and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, on behalf of …

Steven Guilbeault

Investing over $3.9m to support Great Lakes

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Hamilton – Protecting fresh water is critically important to Canada’s environmental, social, and economic well-being. One of the largest surface freshwater systems in the world, the Great Lakes help drive the local economy and provide drinking water for millions of Canadians. Terry Duguid, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, announced an investment of more than $3.9 million over …