• Marta Morgan
    EducationMaster in Public Policy, Harvard UniversityBachelor of Arts, Economics (Honours), McGill UniversityProfessional ExperienceSince June 2016Deputy Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship2014 - 2016Associate Deputy Minister of Finance2012 - 2014Associate Deputy Minister of Industry2011 - 2012Assistant Deputy Minister, Industry Sector, Industry Canada2009 - 2011Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic Policy Sector, Industry Canada
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    Ottawa, Ontario - April 18, 2019
  • The Honourable Justice Michael J. Wood
    The Honourable Justice Michael J. Wood was appointed to the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia in 2011, after almost 30 years of practicing law in Halifax. Since that time, he has been active in the administration of the court through involvement in many committees, including those related to civil procedure rules, court clerkship, and insolvency.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - April 17, 2019
  • Pikialasorsuaq Leaders Statement
    The Conference of the Parties, formed under the Convention on Biological Diversity, adopted a Strategic Plan for Biodiversity for the 2011-2020 period, which called for protection of coastal and marine areas, especially areas of particular importance for biodiversity and ecosystem services, through effectively and equitably managed, ecologically representative and well-connected systems of protected areas and other effective area-based conservation measures.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - April 3, 2019
  • Sylvain Ricard
    Sylvain Ricard holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the Université du Québec à Hull and is a member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario and the Ordre des comptables professionnels agréés du Québec. He has more than 30 years experience as a senior manager, auditor, and consultant in both the private and public sectors.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - March 29, 2019
  • Gina Wilson
    EducationBachelor of Social Sciences, University of OttawaProfessional ExperienceSince May 2017Deputy Minister for Women and Gender Equality2015 - 2017Associate Deputy Minister, Public Safety Canada2014 - 2015Associate Deputy Minister, Employment and Social Development Canada2013 - 2014Senior Assistant Deputy Minister, Treaties and Aboriginal Government, Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada
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    Ottawa, Ontario - March 29, 2019
  • Ian Shugart
    EducationBachelor of Political Economy, Trinity College, University of TorontoProfessional ExperienceSince May 2016 Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs2010 - 2016 Deputy Minister of Employment and Social Development2008 - 2010 Deputy Minister of the Environment, Environment Canada2006 - 2008 Associate Deputy Minister of the Environment, Environment Canada1999 - 2006 Assistant Deputy Minister, Health Policy Branch, Health Canada
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    Ottawa, Ontario - March 18, 2019
  • ᒪᒥᐊᕐᓂᐅᔪᖅ ᑲᓇᑕᐅᑉ ᒐᕙᒪᖓᓂ ᐃᓄᓐᓄᑦ ᐊᐅᓚᑦᓯᓂᕆᓚᐅᖅᓯᒪᔭᖏᓐᓄᑦ ᐳᕙᓪᓗᓐᓇᖅᑐᖅᑕᖃᕐᔪᐊᖅᑎᓪᓗᒍ 1940-ᖏᓐᓂᒃ 1960-ᖏᓐᓄᑦ
    ᐱᖃᓐᓇᕆᔭᒃᑲᐃ, ᖃᐅᔨᒪᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᓇᒦᓕᕐᒪᖔᑦᑕ, ᓇᒧᖓᑉᐸᓪᓕᐊᒻᒪᖔᑦᑕᓗ, ᖃᐅᔨᒪᖅᑳᕆᐊᖃᖅᑐᒍᑦ ᓇᑭᙶᖅᓯᒪᒻᒪᖔᑦᑕ.ᐊᑐᖅᑕᐅᖃᑦᑕᖅᓯᒪᔪᓂᑦ ᖃᐅᔨᒪᑦᓯᐊᕆᐊᖃᖅᑐᒍᑦ.ᐊᑦᓱᕈᓐᓇᖅᑐᑦ ᓱᓕᔪᑦ ᖃᐅᔨᒋᐊᖃᖅᑕᕗᑦ ᐊᑐᖅᑕᐅᓂᑰᔪᓂᑦ.ᐊᑯᓂᓗᐊᕌᓗᒃ, ᒐᕙᒪᒃᑯᑦ ᖃᓄᐃᓕᐅᕐᓂᖏᑦ ᐃᓄᓐᓄᑦ ᐊᔾᔨᒌᑎᑦᓯᕙᓐᓇᑎᒃ, ᓈᒻᒪᙱᑦᑑᓪᓗᓂ, ᓇᓕᒧᒌᑦᑐᒥᑦ ᐱᑦᓯᐊᖅᑕᐅᒐᑎᒃ.ᑲᓇᑕ ᐱᓕᕆᔪᒻᒪᕆᐅᑎᓪᓗᒍ ᐊᑐᓕᖅᑎᑦᓯᓇᓱᓐᓂᕐᒥᑦ ᔫᓇᐃᑕᑦ ᓇᐃᓴᓐ ᓄᓇᕐᔪᐊᓕᒫᒥᑦ ᓱᓕᓂᕋᐃᕈᑎᒥᒃ ᐃᓄᓕᒫᑦ ᐱᔪᓐᓇᐅᑎᖏᓐᓄᑦ, ᐃᓄᓐᓂᒃ ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᓄᓇᖓᓂ ᐊᒻᒧᖅᑎᕆᓪᓗᑎᒃ, ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᓇᓗᓇᐃᖅᑕᐅᕙᑦᓱᑎᒃ ᓈᓴᐅᑎᑎᒍᑦ ᐊᑎᕐᒥᒎᖏᑦᑐᖅ.ᓱᕈᓰᑦ ᖃᓪᓗᓈᓃᑦᑐᑦ ᐅᐱᒋᔭᐅᕙᓪᓕᐊᑎᓪᓗᒋᑦ ᐊᐃᐲᓰᖏᓐᓂᒃ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᕐᓂᖏᓐᓄᑦ, ᐃᓅᔪᑦ ᓱᕈᓰᑦ ᓱᐊᑦᑕᐅᖃᑦᑕᓚᐅᖅᑐᑦ ᐅᖃᐅᓯᕐᒥᓂᒃ ᐅᖃᓕᒪᑎᓪᓗᒋᑦ.
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    ᐃᖃᓗᐃᑦ, ᓄᓇᕗᑦ - March 8, 2019
  • Mamiarniujuq Kanataup Gavamangani Inunnut Aulatsinirilauqsimajanginnut Puvallunnaqtuqtaqarjuaqtillugu 1940-nginnik 1960-nginnut
    Piqannarijakkai, qaujimanirmut namiilirmangaatta, namungappalliammangaattalu, qaujimaqqaariaqaqtugut nakinngaaqsimammangaatta. Atuqtauqattaqsimajunit qaujimatsiariaqaqtugut. Atsurunnaqtut sulijut qaujigiaqaqtavut atuqtaunikuujunit.
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    Iqaluit, Nunavut - March 8, 2019
  • Canada reaches for the Moon and beyond
    Countries from around the world are getting ready to send people beyond the International Space Station (ISS) and into our solar system. Canada is investing in our space program to support initiatives that will create hundreds of jobs for Canadians, unlock new markets for our businesses, and help us answer important questions about our planet, our universe, and ourselves.The Lunar GatewayThe United States-led Lunar Gateway is an international collaboration in human space exploration. About one-fifth of the size of the ISS, it will orbit the Moon and serve as a:
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    Saint-Hubert, Quebec - February 28, 2019
  • Siddika Mithani
    EducationDoctorate of Psychopharmacology, Aston University, Birmingham, United KingdomBachelor of Pharmacy, Aston University, Birmingham, United KingdomProfessional ExperienceSince April 2016President, Public Health Agency of Canada2015 - 2016Associate Deputy Minister, Environment and Climate Change2012 - 2015Assistant Deputy Minister, Science and Technology Branch, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada2010 - 2012Assistant Deputy Minister, Ecosystems and Oceans Science, Fisheries and Oceans Canada
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    Ottawa, Ontario - February 25, 2019