#Canada

  • Article: Trudeau Faces Protesters Outside Pipeline Meeting With Indigenous Committee
    Environment

    Trudeau Faces Protesters Outside Pipeline Meeting With Indigenous Committee

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 6, 2018

    The federal government purchased Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline for $4.5 million last week. Read more

  • Article: High-Profile Feminists Call for Change Ahead of This Week's G7 Summit
    Girls & Women

    High-Profile Feminists Call for Change Ahead of This Week's G7 Summit

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 5, 2018

    The G7 gender council wants leaders to commit to pay equity and health care funding. Read more

  • Article: Canada Should Recycle 85% of Single-Use Plastics by 2025, NGOs Say
    Environment

    Canada Should Recycle 85% of Single-Use Plastics by 2025, NGOs Say

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 4, 2018

    If Canada wants to be an environmental leader, it needs to start acting like one. Read more

  • Article: Canada Is Putting $50 Million Toward Temporary Housing for Asylum Seekers
    Citizenship

    Canada Is Putting $50 Million Toward Temporary Housing for Asylum Seekers

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 4, 2018

    The RCMP intercepted 20,593 asylum seekers in 2017 — compared to 2,464 in 2016. Read more

  • Article: Environmentalists and Indigenous Peoples React to Trudeau's Pipeline Purchase
    Environment

    Environmentalists and Indigenous Peoples React to Trudeau's Pipeline Purchase

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 1, 2018

    Trudeau bought the pipeline project for $4.5 million. Read more

  • Article: 4 Festivals Global Citizens Won't Want to Miss in Canada This Summer
    RewardsCitizenship

    4 Festivals Global Citizens Won't Want to Miss in Canada This Summer

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 31, 2018

    It’s festival season in Canada and Global Citizen Rewards have got you covered. Read more

  • Article: The Ebola Vaccine Is a Huge Canadian Accomplishment — and It Sat on the Shelf for Years
    Health

    The Ebola Vaccine Is a Huge Canadian Accomplishment — and It Sat on the Shelf for Years

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 23, 2018

    The last notable Ebola outbreak killed more than 11,300 people in West Africa. Read more

  • Article: Vancouver Just Approved a Ban on Plastic Straws and Foam Containers
    Environment

    Vancouver Just Approved a Ban on Plastic Straws and Foam Containers

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 17, 2018

    Another big win for the environment! Read more