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Canada commits $340M to Indigenous protected areas, guardians programs

Canada commits $340M to Indigenous protected areas, guardians programs

The federal government announced it will provide funding over the next five years to support Indigenous-led stewardship of lands and waters under its $2.3 billion commitment to nature conservation.
Canada's oil and gas sector filled up on federal COVID emergency cash

Canada's oil and gas sector filled up on federal COVID emergency cash

Critics say profitable oil and gas companies continue to give out big dividends to their shareholders while laying off workers.
Canadian air travellers, federal employees must be vaccinated by October: feds

Canadian air travellers, federal employees must be vaccinated by October: feds

Order also applies to airline crews, train passengers and staff
Federal government announces $180M for MMIWG programs and supports

Federal government announces $180M for MMIWG programs and supports

An additional $12.5 million will go into a new program to support the well-being of families and survivors of missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls, and 2SLGBTQQIA+ people.
Canada's biggest public pensions still heavily invested in fossil fuels: study

Canada's biggest public pensions still heavily invested in fossil fuels: study

An analysis by a group of B.C. researchers finds Canada's largest pension plan has increased investment in oil and gas companies by at least 7.7 per cent since the country signed the Paris Agreement in 2016.
Canada creating COVID-19 vaccine passport for international travel

Canada creating COVID-19 vaccine passport for international travel

Here is everything you need to know about Canada's new proof of vaccination protocol for travel.
Danger down, but fires continue almost one month later

Danger down, but fires continue almost one month later

Emergency preparedness is a low priority for British Columbians: poll

Emergency preparedness is a low priority for British Columbians: poll

In spite of recent natural disasters in B.C., British Columbians over the past couple of years have not become more vigilant about emergency preparedness
Northern Manitoba back under Level 2 fire restrictions, new rules in place for camps, fires

Northern Manitoba back under Level 2 fire restrictions, new rules in place for camps, fires