November 16, 2015 - The far corner under the bed may be one of the safest places in most homes for house dust to hang out. But still, it was not safe from Health Canada researchers who wanted to know what’s in dust anyway?
November 6, 2015—The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, made the following statement today: "Our government values science and will treat scientists with respect. That is why government scientists and experts will be able to speak freely about their work to the media and the public. We are working to make government science fully available to the public and will ensure that scientific analyses are considered in decision making."
Kirsty Duncan was an Associate Professor of Health Studies at the University of Toronto and the former Research Director for the AIC Institute of Corporate Citizenship at the Rotman School of Management. A renowned international speaker, she has lectured for such organizations as the National Geographic Society, the Government of Japan, and the Young Presidents’ Organization.
October 30, 2015 - Today, a team of International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) experts completed a mission to review national nuclear security practices in Canada. Further to a commitment made by Canada at the 2014 Nuclear Security Summit in The Hague, Netherlands, and at the request of the Government of Canada, the IAEA conducted a two-week International Physical Protection Advisory Service (IPPAS) mission.
July 31, 2015 - The Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, today announced the appointments of the Chair and President of Polar Knowledge Canada on July 28, 2015.
July 23, 2015 - Today, the Government of Canada announced the establishment of the Food Virology National Reference Centre at the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) laboratory in St. Hyacinthe, Quebec. This CFIA reference centre will enhance Canada's ability to effectively detect viral contaminants in food, such as noroviruses and hepatitis A.
July 6, 2015 – Today, Shelly Glover, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages and Minister responsible for Manitoba, and Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger visited Churchill to announce an investment of $22.1 million to build a highly innovative research facility to be located in the Port of Churchill, Canada's only Arctic deepwater port.