• Adeline Webber
    Adeline Webber is a proud member of the Teslin Tlingit First Nation. She was born and raised in Whitehorse, where she spent most of her career working in the federal public service, including serving as the Yukon District Director for the Public Service Commission of Canada.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - March 9, 2018
  • Angélique Bernard
    In 1995, Angélique Bernard moved to the Yukon for a translation internship with the Bureau of French Language Services. She quickly immersed herself in Yukon culture and became involved in the territory’s Francophone community.From 1996 to 2001, Ms. Bernard worked as a development officer with Les EssentiElles, a non‑profit organization that represents the interests of Yukon’s French-speaking women. Since 1998, she has volunteered as the host of a weekly French radio program.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - March 9, 2018
  • Brenda Lucki
    EducationBachelor of Arts, Psychology and Sociology, University of AlbertaAdvanced Program in Management, Leadership and Strategy, Asper School of Business, University of ManitobaProfessional ExperienceSince October 2016Commanding Officer (Assistant Commissioner), Depot Division, Royal Canadian Mounted Police2012-2016District Commander (Chief Superintendent), “K” Division, Royal Canadian Mounted Police2009-2012District Commander (Superintendent), “D” Division, Royal Canadian Mounted Police
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    Regina, Saskatchewan - March 9, 2018
  • Budget 2018: Investing to keep Canadians safe
    Through Budget 2018, the government is taking significant steps to ensure that the RCMP has the tools and resources needed to ensure a strong, safe, and secure Canada.The investments outlined below reflect the need for the principles of equity, diversity, and inclusion to underpin the operations and outcomes of all activities in the areas of safety and security.
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    Regina, Saskatchewan - March 9, 2018
  • Sarah Paquet
    EducationBachelor of Common Law, University of OttawaLicence in Civil Law, University of OttawaProfessional ExperienceSince April 2017Senior Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategy Branch, Shared Services Canada2016 - 2017Assistant Deputy Minister, Procurement Modernization Integration Team, Public Services and Procurement Canada2011 - 2016Assistant Deputy Minister, Integrated Services Branch, Public Services and Procurement Canada2009 - 2011Senior General Counsel, Public Works and Government Services Canada
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    Ottawa, Ontario - February 26, 2018
  • Nada Semaan
    EducationBachelor of Psychology (Honours), University of OttawaProfessional ExperienceSince October 2016Associate Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada2014 - 2016Executive Vice-President of the Canada Border Services Agency2011 - 2014Associate Deputy Minister of Canadian Heritage2008 - 2011Assistant Secretary, Economic Sector, Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat2005 - 2008Assistant Deputy Minister, Farm Financial Programs Branch, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
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    Ottawa, Ontario - February 26, 2018
  • Framework for Cooperation on Countering Terrorism and Violent Extremism
    As multi-cultural, diverse, pluralistic societies, committed to democratic principles, human rights and the rule of law, India and Canada recognize the grave challenges posed by terrorism, violent extremism and radicalization to violence. 
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    New Delhi, India - February 23, 2018
  • India-Canada Joint Statement: Partnership for Security and Growth
    Prime Minister of Canada, The Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, paid a State Visit to India from 18 to 24 February 2018 at the invitation of the Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi.The prime ministers met in New Delhi on February 23 and reaffirmed the breadth and scope of Canada-India relations, based on the fundamental principle of respect for sovereignty, unity and territorial integrity of the two countries.
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    New Delhi, India - February 23, 2018
  • Canada-India joint initiatives and agreements
    Today, Canada announced a wide range of new initiatives and agreements with India that span education, security, sustainable development, trade and investment, and women’s health and empowerment. Increased cooperation in these priority areas will help grow Canada’s economy and strengthen our middle class.
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    New Delhi, India - February 23, 2018
  • Canada-India Memoranda of Understanding
    Today, Canada and India signed a number of Memoranda of Understanding that cover a wide variety of areas of cooperation, including nuclear science, technology and innovation, and education.
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    New Delhi, India - February 23, 2018