Major Investments in Clean Technology

Our Government is investing $26.3 million in four Canadian clean technology companies to help make Canada a global leader in clean tech, to create jobs, and to help meet our climate change goals. Our Government has made the largest public investment ever in clean technology in last year’s Budget, and we are committed to continuing…

Improving Canada’s Family Justice System

Our Government is proposing several changes to federal family law, in order to strengthen our family justice system and to put Canadian children first. Bill C-78 is the first major update of Canada’s family laws in 20 years, and proposes changes to┬áthe Divorce Act; the Garnishment, Attachment and Pension Diversion Act (GAPDA); and the Family…

Canada’s Women in Cleantech Challenge

The Women in Cleantech Challenge is a Canada-wide challenge for women cleantech innovators and entrepreneurs. If you have an idea regarding cleantech, you can submit it for a chance to win $1 million. Currently, women are underrepresented in the innovation economy and in STEM fields (science, technology, engineering, math), and our Government is working to…

Let’s Talk Parks, Canada!

When it comes to our parks and protected places, our Government is committed to putting the environment first. Over 13,000 Canadians – an unprecedented number – provided their feedback on the future of Parks Canada through the “Let’s Talk Parks, Canada!” Round Table. On May 7th, Minister Catherine McKenna responded to public input and outlined…