#Canada

  • Article: 69 Containers of Garbage Returned to Canada After Philippines President Says to 'Eat It'
    Environment

    69 Containers of Garbage Returned to Canada After Philippines President Says to 'Eat It'

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 2, 2019

    The garbage caused quite a feud between the two countries. Read more

  • Article: Canada's Second National HIV Testing Day Takes Place in Over 100 Communities
    Health

    Canada's Second National HIV Testing Day Takes Place in Over 100 Communities

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 27, 2019

    Only 20% of Canadians living with HIV are unaware of their HIV-positive status. Read more

  • Article: This House in Canada Is Made of 600,000 Recycled Plastic Bottles
    Environment

    This House in Canada Is Made of 600,000 Recycled Plastic Bottles

    By Sushmita Roy|June 26, 2019

    The project could help save the planet and create homes at the same time. Read more

  • Article: Canada Will Dedicate $13M to Commemorating Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls
    Girls & Women

    Canada Will Dedicate $13M to Commemorating Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 25, 2019

    The funding will go toward more than 100 community-led projects. Read more

  • Article: Canada Resettled More Refugees in 2018 Than Any Other Country: Report
    Citizenship

    Canada Resettled More Refugees in 2018 Than Any Other Country: Report

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 20, 2019

    There were about 1.4 million refugees seeking resettlement in 2018. Read more

  • Article: Canadian Permafrost Is Thawing 70 Years Earlier Than Scientists Expected
    Environment

    Canadian Permafrost Is Thawing 70 Years Earlier Than Scientists Expected

    By Sushmita Roy|June 19, 2019

    “Climate is now warmer than at any time in the last 5,000 or more years.” Read more

  • Article: This Farming Project Is Helping Yazidi Refugees Resettle in Canada
    Food & Hunger

    This Farming Project Is Helping Yazidi Refugees Resettle in Canada

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 11, 2019

    The project is part of an initiative called Operation Ezra. Read more

  • Article: This Grocery Store Made Embarrassing Plastic Bags to Remind Customers to Bring Their Own
    Environment

    This Grocery Store Made Embarrassing Plastic Bags to Remind Customers to Bring Their Own

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Erica Sanchez|June 10, 2019

    The bags say things like, “Into the Weird Adult Video Emporium.” Read more