Culture of Peace, consistent with Women’s Movement …

WOMEN AND A CULTURE OF PEACE Since the 1970s the United Nations and other international women’s conferences have adopted 'Equality, Development and Peace' as an organizing theme and framework for women's activities in development. Women would not only benefit from peaceful structures, as opposed to violent structures which oppress them, but they also have a role to play in building peaceful relationships and structures, and cultivating values, attitudes, relationships and structures which … [Read more...]

Andrea Olivera, Dr. Robert Svoboda – July 11 and more …

The SPA Around the world, more people than ever are turning to ancient wisdom of the East. This has resulted in a growing demand for Ayurvedic services in mainstream spas and among registered massage therapists. Because of its appeal to people everywhere, the Ayurveda Rituals – Studio, Spa, Boutique has expanded its training services from Ontario (Toronto and surrounding areas), all the way across Canada into Alberta, the Maritimes and on Vancouver Island. If you are registered massage … [Read more...]

Rona Ambrose – WOMAN of ACTION™

  A Celebration of Women™ is elated to Celebrate the Life the youngest Canadian ever to sit in the Cabinet, one that has reached above most in the corporate world among women and has thrived, leading in a world traditionally worked by men. As a leader among women, one of her passions dictates that improving the prospects of young women in Canada, namely 'education, financial literacy, internships, safety and business leadership with a special focus on honour killings, Aboriginal women … [Read more...]

Prime Minister of Canada on the 2013 Calgary Stampede

Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the 2013 Calgary Stampede July 5, 2013 Ottawa, Ontario Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement on the opening of the 2013 Calgary Stampede which is taking place from July 5-14, 2013: “Today, Calgary celebrates the opening of The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth which showcases the remarkable western pioneer spirit, traditions and values that have contributed so much to making Canada the great nation it is today. This … [Read more...]

Canada Day Celebration of the Constitution Act 1867

Canada Day History It's almost time to light the candles for Canada's 146th birthday! Canada Day occurs on July 1st, the anniversary of Canada's confederation. Canadians commemorate the day with parades, fireworks, cookouts, and concerts. The popularity of the holiday has been on the incline since the late 1960's and has since become a nationwide celebration. Formerly known as "Dominion Day," Canada Day marks the anniversary of the Constitution Act of 1867, joining Nova Scotia, New … [Read more...]

Celebrating Family Day, FEB 18 (things to do)

May you and your loved ones celebrate the love in your family life this year :) Family Day is a statutory holiday occurring on a Monday in February. In the provinces of Alberta, Manitoba, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, and Saskatchewan, it is observed on the third Monday of February. In the provinces of Manitoba and Prince Edward Island, the statutory holiday on this date is instead termed Louis Riel Day and Islander Day, respectively. British Columbia began to celebrate Family Day on the … [Read more...]

PMO celebrates "Canada’s National Ukranian Day, August 7, 2011”

"Canada’s National Ukrainian Festival in 2011.” Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Canada’s National Ukrainian Festival July 29, 2011 Ottawa, Ontario Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement to mark the opening of Canada’s National Ukrainian Festival in Dauphin, Manitoba, from July 29 to 31, in preparation for Canada's National Ukranian Day on August 7, 2011, celebrating the 120th year of our Ukranian Settlement in Canada. “This annual national … [Read more...]

Canada Day, July 1, 2011 ~ Celebrate ~

Canada Day, July 1, 2011 Celebrate !!! Follow preparations for Canada Day celebrations with the Hill Cam. We are proud of the nation we have built together over the last 144 years. Since the earliest days of our history, Canada has been a land of promise. We have built a society that celebrates achievement and excellence, while at the same time maintaining a strong respect for human rights. Our participation in Celebrate Canada activities brings us together, strengthens our communities, … [Read more...]

Take Action, Receive a Free First Aid Kit‏

Imagine Watching Your Town Burn to the Ground » Donate now and receive a FREE personal first aid kit to deal with some of life's smaller disasters. Karri (left) and Cassady (right) Kanzig left their home in Slave Lake in a rush as wildfires devoured the area. Please donate today >> Karri Kanzig couldn't see through the thick, gray smoke to the school just yards away from her home. She began to panic. Soon, the flames were approaching her house leaving her no choice but to flee. … [Read more...]

PMO(Canada): Statement on the Royal Tour of Prince William and Catherine Middleton to Canada

  Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the Royal Tour of Prince William and Catherine Middleton to Canada     February 16, 2011 Ottawa, Ontario Prime Minister Stephen Harper issued the following statement on the upcoming tour of His Royal Highness Prince William of Wales and Miss Catherine Middleton to Canada: “Canada is delighted that Prince William and Miss Catherine Middleton will be travelling to Canada as they embark on their first overseas tour as a married couple. Their tour … [Read more...]

PMO(Canada) – Statement on BLACK HISTORY MONTH

  Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Black History Month     February 1, 2011 Ottawa, Ontario   Prime Minister Stephen Harper issued the following statement today in recognition of Black History Month: “February is Black History Month and an opportunity to celebrate the values of perseverance and dignity that have defined the black community in Canada. “This year, we celebrate four outstanding Canadian icons whose stories characterize the pride, strength and dignity that have … [Read more...]

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