The Canada and Manitoba governments will invest $1.2 million in 275 on-farm food safety and animal welfare projects, Manitoba Agriculture Minister Ralph Eichler and Dr. Doug Eyolfsen, member of Parliament for Charleswood, St. James, Assiniboia, Headingley, on behalf of Federal Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay, announced today.
Advocacy on behalf its members is one of the basic tenets of the Abbotsford Chamber. This takes place at all levels of government in various ways . One of the most effective methods of communicating with the federal government is through our annual policy sessions at the Canadian Chamber Annual General Meeting. Delegates from Chambers across Canada meet to propose policy resolutions for discussion and debate that are of significant national importance and call for action by the federal government.
Simcoe County should not be acting as an agent for a developer in pursuing a costs award, a spokesperson for a watchdog citizens' group says. "AWARE Simcoe believes it is totally inappropriate for County lawyer Marshall Green to be representing both the County and Tecumseth Estates in this action," said Stephanie MacLellan, a member of the AWARE Simcoe Board.
The Federal Government's plan to negotiate a formal extradition treaty with the "People's Republic" of China flies in the face of Canada's tradition of respecting the rights of all persons within our borders and cannot possibly comply with the Canadian Constitution, including the Charter of Rights and Freedoms, unless it contains so many exceptions and caveats as to render it effectively toothless.
The Canadian Council of Muslim Women (CCMW) will honour six outstanding Canadian Muslim women at its annual Women Who Inspire awards and scholarship fundraiser in Toronto on September 25, 2016.
imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival is proud to announce that Cree actor, musician and activist Tom Jackson will receive the 2016 August Schellenberg Award of Excellence.
City Council has approved a new tourism strategy that includes a five-year marketing plan and a nine-member advisory committee. A call for tourism industry representatives to volunteer on the TAC (Tourism Advisory Committee) will be issued later this fall, and a request for proposals for professional tourism marketing services will be issued soon.