Multicultural Helping House Society co-founder wins Paul Yuzyk Award

“Tatay” Tomas Avendano has helped countless immigrants integrate into Canada ... Read More

Changes to Paul Yuzyk Award for Multiculturalism categories

Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) is making important changes to the Paul Yuzyk Award for Multiculturalism that will allow a wider range of Canadians to be recognized for their work in multiculturalism. ... Read More

Government of Canada takes action to help newcomers get jobs in their field faster

The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development and Minister for Multiculturalism, today announced the creation of the Panel on Employment Challenges of New Canadians as part of the Government of Canada’s action plan to improve foreign credential... Read More

Minister of State Holder to Speak at Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada Conference

Event date: October 27, 2014 - The Honourable Ed Holder, Minister of State (Science and Technology), will deliver a keynote address at this year’s Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada conference. ... Read More

Minister Kenney issues statement condemning vandalism against Cold Lake Mosque

The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister for Multiculturalism, issued the following statement condemning the act of vandalism against the Cold Lake Mosque: ... Read More

CBSA officers seize 28 kg of suspected cocaine at Toronto Pearson International Airport

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced today a significant seizure of 28 kg of suspected cocaine at the Toronto Pearson International Airport (TPIA). ... Read More

Minister Blaney to make an announcement related to missing persons

The Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, will make an announcement related to missing persons. ... Read More

Baird Statement in Advance of Ukraine Parliamentary Elections

Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today released the following statement ahead of Sunday’s parliamentary elections in Ukraine ... Read More

Statement by The Chief of the Defence Staff

General Tom Lawson, Chief of the Defence Staff issued today the following statement: ... Read More

The Government of Canada and Port Metro Vancouver announce the completion of the Roberts Bank Causeway Overpass

The Honourable Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay, Minister of National Revenue and Member of Parliament for Delta-Richmond East, on behalf of the Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, today celebrated the completion of the new Roberts Bank Causeway Overpass, along with Cliff... Read More

Harper Government Focused on Canadian Jobs

Today, the Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Public Works and Government Services, and the Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of State (Democratic Reform) and Member of Parliament for Nepean-Carleton, announced the awarding of a $137.8-million contract to General Dynamics Canada of... Read More

Harper Government Welcomes Applications Under Round 4 of the Recreational Fisheries Conservation Partnerships Program

October 24, 2014 – Ottawa, Ontario The Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, today announced that up to $6.8M was awarded to over 80 projects undertaken between 2014 and 2016 under the third round of the Recreational Fisheries... Read More

Return of our fallen comrade

OTTAWA – Our fallen comrade, Corporal Nathan Cirillo, will be departing Ottawa today for his return home to Hamilton, Ontario. The transportation route will include a trip down the Highway of Heroes, which will allow Canadians to pay respects to... Read More

Senator Nicole Eaton to Take Part in Tom Hendry Awards Ceremony

Tom Hendry Awards Ceremony on Monday ... Read More

Senator Nicole Eaton to Take Part in Tom Hendry Awards Ceremony

Tom Hendry Awards Ceremony on Monday ... Read More

Statement by Minister Paradis: World Development Information Day

World Development Information Day is about drawing attention to international development issues and the need to strengthen international cooperation to solve them. ... Read More

Federal Investment Enables Development of a Child and Youth Advocacy Centre in Peel Region

Today, Minister of Justice Peter MacKay announced $249,195 in funding for the Catholic Family Services of Peel-Dufferin to develop a Child and Youth Advocacy Centre (CYAC) in the Peel Region. ... Read More

Canada-Poland innovation panel discussion

I am delighted to be here at the Warsaw Stock Exchange for this discussion on encouraging innovation and entrepreneurship in Canada and in Poland. ... Read More

Statement by Minister Paradis: World Polio Day

Polio is a potentially fatal infectious disease. One in every 200 polio virus infections leads to irreversible paralysis, and children under the age of five are most at risk. Addressing polio through immunization is one of the most cost-effective health... Read More

Polish-Canadian Chamber of Commerce business luncheon

Thank you for inviting me to speak to you about the great opportunities available to Canada and Poland. ... Read More