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Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Commonwealth Day

PM of Canada Justin Trudeau in front of israeli flag

 

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Commonwealth Day:

“Today, the citizens of the Commonwealth of Nations honour the common ties and shared values that unite all 52 member countries.

“Headed by Her Ma…

Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on International Women’s Day

PM of Canada Justin Trudeau in front of israeli flag


Ottawa, Ontario
March 8, 2017

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the occasion of International Women’s Day:

“Today, we join people all over the globe to celebrate the remarkable achievements that women have made everywhere, and reaffirm o…

Cdn group marks Jewish Disability Awareness & Inclusion Month in Ottawa

Ottawa, ON—On February 21st, leaders from Jewish Federations, family service agencies, and community based residential organizations joined activists, parents and family members in Ottawa to speak with Parliamentarians from all parties to discuss the Canadians with Disabilities Act and…

Announcement: National Conference in 2018- Pushing the Boundaries

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Pushing the Boundaries:
Disability, Inclusion and Jewish Community
April 15 -17, 2018

Toronto,ON


The first national conference of its kind designed for people with disabilities and their family members, self advocates, policy makers, professionals and volunteers wh…

Rings of Peace Friday February 3rd Across Toronto

Toronto’s “Rings of Peace” is a spontaneous, grassroots, faith-based initiative.  Rabbi Yael Splansky of Holy Blossom Temple was prompted by a memory of the multi-faith "Ring of Peace" which gathered around a synagogue in Oslo after it was attacked two years ago.  In response to the …