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Food insecurity and quality a big concern for Atlantic region’s First Nations

Food insecurity and quality a big concern for Atlantic region’s First Nations Newly published results from a study on food security and quality in First Nations communities in the Atlantic provinces show that food insecurity is rampant and that many households would like more access to traditional foods. The study found that 31% of First […]

by pmnationtalk on September 29, 2017191 Views

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Opinion: Reinvest in research, for Canada and Nova Scotia – The Chronicle Herald

September 14, 2017 What do we want for our communities, our province and our country? A sustainable environment, better health, economic growth and a culturally rich and just society — these are issues that not only dominate the headlines but also impact the lives of all Nova Scotians and Canadians. Less well recognized is just […]

by ahnationtalk on September 14, 2017150 Views

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New investment empowers Canada’s most promising young researchers to discover and innovate

More than $34M in funding to support early-career researchers as they develop the skills and knowledge for the jobs of tomorrow September 14, 2017 – (St. John’s, NL) – Canadian Institutes of Health Research The Government of Canada values the role that young researchers play in producing the knowledge, discoveries and innovations that help build […]

by pmnationtalk on September 14, 2017166 Views

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Statistics Canada – Fourth 2016 Census of Population release: Income

OTTAWA, Sept. 6, 2017  – Next week, Statistics Canada turns its attention to money matters, as the agency focuses on the income of Canadians. As Canada marks its 150th anniversary, Statistics Canada will continue to share its year-long story of our country and its people, based on the 2016 Census results. Data on income will be published at 8:30 a.m. Eastern time […]

by pmnationtalk on September 6, 2017143 Views

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Future Atlantic Science Enterprise Centre to take shape at Gulf Fisheries Centre

August 21, 2017 Moncton, New Brunswick − The Government of Canada is investing in scientific excellence to ensure we have high-quality information to make the best decisions about Canada’s aquatic environments. This is one of the ways the Government of Canada is taking action to ensure that fisheries and aquaculture sectors thrive, remain sustainable and healthy, […]

by pmnationtalk on August 21, 2017177 Views

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Pembina Institute: The Right to a Healthy Environment

May 19, 2017 Do Canadians have a right to a healthy environment? Such rights are recognized in more than 110 countries around the world, but not in Canada. A multitude of organizations and experts argue that a right to a healthy environment is legally possible, can be practically implemented and can improve protection for the […]

by pmnationtalk on May 19, 2017199 Views

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Labrador researchers told to use ‘humility’ when in Indigenous communities – CBC

Over 170 researchers and others are in Happy Valley-Goose Bay this week for the Labrador Research Forum May 02, 2017 The Labrador Research forum kicked off Monday with a less-than-rosy picture of how research has played a role in the history of Labrador — while challenging participants to look at how it can be used […]

by ahnationtalk on May 2, 2017191 Views

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Assessment of Health Promotion Needs and Cultural and Traditional Practices of Qalipu First Nation Members

Members Wanted as Participants for a Research Study During the 60 years that passed before the recognition of Qalipu First Nation in 2011, our people experienced a loss from their cultural and traditional practices. Being an off-reserve landless Band makes us unique from other First Nations and, according to what some may say, may be […]

by pmnationtalk on May 1, 2017189 Views

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Fredericton suburb was once home to ancient indigenous camp – CTV

April 13, 2017 FREDERICTON — The New Brunswick government says testing has revealed that a Fredericton suburb was once home to an indigenous encampment that is one of the oldest sites in northeastern North America. The site in Marysville, N.B., was uncovered during road construction. To confirm the site’s estimated age, a number of charcoal […]

by ahnationtalk on April 13, 2017211 Views

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Five years of research – MUN Gazette

April 11, 2017 In recognition of its fifth anniversary, Grenfell Campus’s Environmental Policy Institute is celebrating its accomplishments. Five Years in Review was a day-long retrospective event that highlighted the interdisciplinary work conducted by the faculty and staff of the institute, as well as the master of arts in environmental policy students. Grenfell developed the […]

by ahnationtalk on April 11, 2017186 Views

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