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Public Awareness Campaign Launched to End Violence

TORONTO – Today at Queen’s Park, the Ontario Federation of Indigenous Friendship Centres (OFIFC) launched a public awareness campaign as part of a provincial strategic plan to end violence against Aboriginal women and girls in Ontario. Honourable Tracy MacCharles, Minister of Children and Youth Services, Responsible for Women’s Issues, and Honourable David Zimmer, Minister of

Posted 25 November 2014 by in Featured
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Prices in Northern Canada are far higher than in the rest of Canada

Nutrition North Program Problems Identified by Auditor General

OTTAWA – GOVERNMENT – The Auditor General’s Report on Nutrition North shows that there are serious issues in the Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada management of the Nutrition North program. “Our audit objective was to determine whether Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada has managed the Nutrition North Canada program: to meet its objective

Posted 25 November 2014 by in Anishinaabe
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Beehives in Thunder Bay at the Centennial Conservatory

Ontario Moves to Protect Bees and Pollenators

THUNDER BAY – Protecting bee colonies protects agriculture, and protects life on our planet. Ontario is taking action to strengthen bird, bee, butterfly and other pollinator health to ensure healthy ecosystems, a productive agricultural sector, and a strong economy. “Improving pollinator health is not a luxury but a necessity. Pollinators play a key role in

Posted 25 November 2014 by in News
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