Government of Canada invests in job market information to help increase Aboriginal participation in the Canadian workforce

July 24, 2014

The Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, along with Rob Clarke, Member of Parliament for Desnethé¿Missinippi¿Churchill River, today announced over $675,000 in funding to the Aboriginal Human Resource Council, on behalf of the Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development. Click here to read full article


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Harper Government to Enhance Industry Access to Skilled Labour

July 21, 2014

Members of the media are invited to attend an important event with the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, and Chris Warkentin, Member of Parliament for Peace River, in support of business productivity and access to skilled labour in the oil and gas, as well as forestry sectors. Click here to ...


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Government of Canada announces support through the New Horizons for Seniors Program

July 17, 2014

The Honourable Alice Wong, Minister of State (Seniors), along with Mark Adler, Member of Parliament for York Centre, will announce Government of Canada support through the New Horizons for Seniors Program. Click here to read full article


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New chair appointed to the National Seniors Council

July 16, 2014

The Honourable Alice Wong, Minister of State (Seniors), today announced the appointment of Dr. Andrew Wister as the new Chair of the National Seniors Council (NSC). Click here to read full article


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Federal, Provincial and Territorial Governments take action to connect Canadians with jobs

July 12, 2014

Labour Market Ministers from across the country met today to take action to ensure Canadians have the skills they need to compete in a global economy. The Forum of Labour Market Ministers (FLMM) is co chaired by the Honourable Jason Kenney, federal Minister of Employment and Social Development and Minister for Multiculturalism, and the Honourable ...


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