The first official meeting of the Arctic Council's Arctic Economic Council will take place in Canada's eastern Arctic territory of Nunavut this September, Canada announced in a news release on Thursday.
Canada is the current chair of the Arctic Council, an intergovernmental forum made ...
A new website aims to make real the Syrian crisis for residents of G7 countries in hopes they will take action to help. Called If We Were Syrian, the site has seven tabs--one for each country, including, Canada--and clicking on them shows how the death and displacement statistics would play out in each one.
In justifying its controversial cut in health care benefits for some refugee claimants, the current Canadian government has frequently called them “bogus refugees” when, in fact, many of them have been later approved by the Immigration and Refugee Board.
More evidence of "collateral damage" from farm use of pesticide
Fingers are once again being pointed against a commonly used farming pesticide family called neonicotinoids.
These insecticides are widely used “prophylactically” on Canadian farms, often as a coating on corn, soy, and canola seed, but also on wheat, oats, potatoes, fruit, and on commercial production of flowers. Millions of hectares of Canadian farmland is cultivated using "neonics".