Energy Regulator orders Trans Mountain to stop tree clearing

Canada Energy Regulator said it issued the order to immediately stop all clearing activity “to prevent harm to nesting birds in the pipeline project’s right of way and to ensure Trans Mountain is correcting any issues it has in relation to contractor oversight and management.”

Government of Canada invests in helping young Canadians facing barriers to employment 

Terry Beech, Member of Parliament for Burnaby North–Seymour and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, accompanied by Ron McKinnon, Member of Parliament for Coquitlam–Port Coquitlam, will announce Youth Employment and Skills Strategy funding for projects that will help youth overcome barriers in the workforce.

The Government of Canada Provides an Update on Planting Two Billion Trees

With the 2021 tree planting season underway, the Minister of Natural Resources, the Honourable Seamus O’Regan Jr., and the Minister of Environment and Climate Change and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, the Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, today provided an update on how Canada will meet the commitment to plant two billion additional trees over the next… Continue reading The Government of Canada Provides an Update on Planting Two Billion Trees

Backgrounder: Helping farmers and agri-businesses adopt clean technologies to reduce emissions and enhance competitiveness

As part of the Government of Canada’s strengthened climate plan, the new Agricultural Clean Technology Program aims to create a supportive environment for the development and adoption of clean technologies that will promote sustainable growth in Canada’s agriculture sector, while helping to drive the changes required to achieve a low-carbon economy.

Minister MacAulay to participate in ceremony to mark the 77th anniversary of the Battle of Normandy and the D-Day Landings at Juno Beach

The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, will participate in a wreath laying ceremony to commemorate the Battle of Normandy and to mark the 77th anniversary of the D-Day Landings at Juno Beach.

Canada Highlights Green and Inclusive Recovery at the 12th Clean Energy  Ministerial and 6th Mission Innovation Ministerial Meetings

Building on the success of last year’s Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM) and Mission Innovation (MI) Ministerial meetings, the Honourable Seamus O’Regan Jr., Minister of Natural Resources, participated in the 12th CEM and 6th MI ministerial meetings hosted virtually by the Government of Chile.

Government of Canada announces over $3 million for six organizations advancing gender equality in the North

Indigenous women, girls, and 2SLGBTQQIA+ people face intolerable inequities – something that has been made worse by the COVID19 pandemic in communities from coast to coast to coast. The Government of Canada is taking concrete action to address these inequities by supporting, and working with, organizations that empower Indigenous women, girls, 2SLGBTQQIA+ people, and other… Continue reading Government of Canada announces over $3 million for six organizations advancing gender equality in the North

Media Advisory – Ottawa, Ontario

Members of the media are invited to an announcement with Andy Fillmore, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Infrastructure and Communities; Ali Ehsassi, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry (Innovation and Industry); and Dr. Ted Hewitt, President of the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council.

Canada News Listing: Canada’s Pavan, Humana-Paredes advance to quarter-finals at Ostrava Beach Open

Canada news listing reports latest blog on tennis match competitors winning each of their two Friday matches, Canadians Sarah Pavan and Melissa Humana-Paredes are advancing to the quarterfinals at the Ostrava Beach Open.

Foster care is modern-day residential school system: Inuit MP Mumilaaq Qaqqaq

In the wake of the tragic reported discovery of an unmarked burial site in Kamloops, B.C., the Liberals are facing tough questions about ongoing harms being suffered by Indigenous children in the child welfare system — a system an Inuit MP says is no different than residential schools.