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Government of Canada invests in transportation infrastructure at First Air Operations in Iqaluit and five airports in Nunavut

From: Transport Canada May 16, 2018 Iqaluit, Nunavut Transport Canada The Government of Canada supports infrastructure projects that create quality middle-class jobs and boost economic growth. Enhancing the northern transportation system supports and promotes economic growth and social development, offers job opportunities, and ensures greater connectivity for Northerners. Today, Yvonne Jones, Parliamentary Secretary to the […]

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Government of Yukon connected with municipal leaders at Association of Yukon Communities annual general meeting

Government of Yukon representatives returned from Dawson City after holding important discussions with municipalities during the Association of Yukon Communities’ annual general meeting. Agenda items included cannabis legalization, infrastructure and the Government of Yukon’s five-year capital plan. Premier Sandy Silver confirmed with municipalities that they will be included in the carbon pricing rebate framework along […]

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Homelessness Survey in Gjoa Haven

15 May 2018  The Department of Family Services, in partnership with the Nunavut Housing Corporation, is conducting a survey in Gjoa Haven from May 24 to June 6, 2018, to better understand homelessness in the community. A research team just completed similar survey work in Pond Inlet, Clyde River and Arviat. Staff from the […]

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Minister Wilson-Raybould reaffirms Canada’s commitment to justice reform at the United Nations

May 15, 2018 – Vienna, Austria – Department of Justice Canada Canada is a leading voice on criminal justice reform, and on building a system that is more just, compassionate and fair. This week, the Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, addressed the 27th Annual Session of the United Nations Commission […]

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NT Government: Indigenous Leaders Meet with Minister of Health and Social Services

YELLOWKNIFE (May 15, 2018) – Glen Abernethy, Minister of Health and Social Services met with NWT Indigenous leaders in Yellowknife May 10-11, 2018. This government to government meeting represented the third meeting between the minister and leaders.  Building on successes from the previous meetings in the K’atl’odeechee First Nation (2015) and Norman Wells (2016), leaders discussed […]

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Arctic Shipping Best Practice Information Forum Launches Public Web Portal

May 14, 2018 Today, the Arctic Council’s Arctic Shipping Best Practice Information Forum launched a public Web Portal to assist in the effective implementation of the International Maritime Organization’s International Code for Ships Operating in Polar Waters (Polar Code). The Web Portal, accessible at www.arcticshippingforum.is, provides links to authoritative information essential to implementation of and compliance […]

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Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review

May 15, 2018 Introduction 1. The Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review, established in accordance with Human Rights Council resolution 5/1, held its thirtieth session from 7 to 18 May 2018. The review of Canada was held at the 9th meeting, on 11 May 2018. The delegation of Canada was headed by the Honourable […]

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PSA: Launch of QIA’s online Land Use Application Registry

May 14, 2018 EVENT: Launch of QIA’s online Land Use Application Registry The Qikiqtani Inuit Association (QIA) is launching a new online Land Use Application Registry that will allow applicants to submit all land use permit applications to QIA online. The new system is a speedier and more efficient application process. With this system clients […]

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Indian Oil and Gas Canada Annual Report 2016-2017

Message from the CEO To our stakeholders In addition to Indian Oil and Gas Canada’s (IOGC) daily operations, there were two ongoing key projects that were priorities: the Modern Act, Regulations and Systems (MARS) project; and, Organizational Change Management (OCM), with particular focus on the implementation of the 2009 Act and its Phase I regulations The […]

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23 community groups supporting Yukon youth receive funding

May 11, 2018 Young Yukon hockey players, equestrians and artists are among those to benefit from nearly $61,000 awarded to 23 community groups through the Youth Investment Fund. The Youth Investment Fund provides short-term funding for community-driven initiatives. These projects support positive lifestyle choices by creating social or recreational activities for Yukoners under 19 years […]

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