Clinical Trials Prove Canada’s VSV-EBOV Ebola Vaccine Safe and Effective

By Public Health Agency of Canada The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, and Canada’s Chief Public Health Officer, Dr. Gregory Taylor, today welcomed the news of promising trial outcomes of Canada’s VSV-EBOV Ebola vaccine. …read more

Source:: Government of Canada


Harper Government Invests in Infrastructure that Supports the Coast Guard

By Fisheries and Oceans Canada April 1, 2015 – Saint John, New Brunswick

Rodney Weston, Member of Parliament for Saint John, on behalf of the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, announced today that the Government of Canada will fund work to upgrade a fuel storage tank at the Canadian Coast Guard facility in Saint John. …read more

Source:: Government of Canada


FIFA 2015 Women’s World Cup Trophy Tour to Inspire Canadians Across the Country

By Canadian Heritage Coveted trophy to tour 12 cities across Canada, to celebrate sport and promote active living …read more

Source:: Government of Canada


Minister Fast Appoints New Member to Export Development Canada Board of Directors

By Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, today announced the appointment of Heather Culbert to the board of directors of Export Development Canada (EDC). The appointment is for three years. …read more

Source:: Government of Canada


B.C. Lottery Corporation celebrates 30th anniversary

B.C. Lottery Corporation is today celebrating 30 years of providing entertainment for millions of British Columbians that has generated billions in funding for government programs and community projects while creating family-supporting jobs throughout the province. …read more

Source:: Government of British Colombia


Advisory Panel on Healthcare Innovation concludes consultations with idea exchange with International Experts

By Health Canada Today, the Advisory Panel on Healthcare Innovation, chaired by Dr. David Naylor, joined experts from health systems around the world in a dialogue about the best practices in healthcare internationally. …read more

Source:: Government of Canada


It’s about ‘more than mines’ senior UN official says ahead of International Day of Action

As the world marks the tenth anniversary of the passing of the global mine ban treaty and commemorates International Mine Awareness Day, the head of the United Nations’ office dealing with the threat they pose stressed today the importance of looking beyond the effects of just anti-personnel mines. …read more

Source:: United Nations


Syria: UN agency warns violence near refugee camp endangering thousands of Palestinians

Fierce fighting has erupted between armed groups in the area of Yarmouk, a camp of Syrian and Palestinian refugees, putting thousands of people in danger, warned the spokesperson of the United Nations agency tasked with the ensuring the well-being of Palestinians across the Middle East. …read more

Source:: United Nations