Manitoba Communities to Benefit from Federal and Provincial Funding for Flood Protection

By Infrastructure Canada Residents of five Manitoba communities were assured today that they can look forward to improved flood protection for their families and properties thanks to a joint federal-provincial investment from the Community Dikes Initiative through the Provincial-Territorial Base Fund. …read more

Source:: Government of Canada

      

Harper Government Moves Forward to Regulate Salvia

By Health Canada Will protect Canadians from its potentially harmful effects. The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, today announced further steps to protect Canadian youth from dangerous drugs. …read more

Source:: Government of Canada

      

Harper Government Invests in Improvements to Community Infrastructure in Southwestern Saskatchewan

By Western Economic Diversification Canada The Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announced support of $285,905 for nine projects in southwestern Saskatchewan under the Harper Government’s Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program. …read more

Source:: Government of Canada

      

Harper Government Invests in Improvements to Community Infrastructure in Saskatchewan and Manitoba

By Western Economic Diversification Canada Today, the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announced support of $190,750 for 8 projects in Saskatchewan and Manitoba, under the Government of Canada’s Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program. …read more

Source:: Government of Canada

      

Harper Government Invests in Improvements Winnipeg’s Community Infrastructure

By Western Economic Diversification Canada The Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announced support of $599,092 for eleven projects under the Government of Canada’s Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program. …read more

Source:: Government of Canada

      

With 99 days to go before Myanmar elections, UNICEF urges candidates make children the clear winner

The top UN children’s representative in Myanmar reminded candidates from more than 80 political parties running in historic elections 99 days from today “to make new commitments for children” to improve spending for health, education and social welfare that remains the lowest in the Southeast Asian region.

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Source:: United Nations

      

Government of Canada to Take Proactive Approach to Marijuana Advertising Enforcement

By Health Canada The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, today announced she has directed Health Canada to take a more proactive approach to monitoring illegal advertising of marijuana by non-regulated parties. …read more

Source:: Government of Canada

      

Thousands of Canadian Army Reservists participate in exercises across the country

By National Defence and the Canadian Forces Starting August 8 and throughout the month, approximately 4800 Canadian soldiers, mostly Army Reserve Force members, are taking part in several exercises across the country. …read more

Source:: Government of Canada