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CFLA-FCAB celebrates National Indigenous Day — La FCAB-CFLA célèbre la Journée nationale des peuples autochtones

CFLA-FCAB celebrates National Indigenous Day — La FCAB-CFLA célèbre la Journée nationale des peuples autochtones 190621_CFLA-FCAB_National_Indigenous_Day 190621_CFLA-FCAB_National_Indigenous_Day_fr GATINEAU, June 21, 2019 – Join us in celebrating National Indigenous Day as CFLA-FCAB continues to work to promote initiatives to all types of libraries to advance reconciliation by supporting the Truth and Reconciliation Commission Calls to Action and to promote collaboration on these issues across Canadian communities.   —————   GATINEAU, le 21 juin 2019 – Venez avec nous célébrer la Journée nationale des peuples autochtones alors que la Fédération canadienne des associations de bibliothèques (FCAB-CFLA) continue de faire la promotion des initiatives dans tous les types de bibliothèques afin de faire avancer la réconciliation en appuyant les appels à l’action de la Commission de vérité et réconciliation (CVR) et afin de favoriser la collaboration à cet égard dans toutes les collectivités canadiennes     Katherine McColgan, CAE Executive Director — Directrice générale   Canadian Federation of Library Associations Fédération canadienne des associations de bibliothèques     75 rue Jolicoeur, Gatineau QC, J8Y 1A8 613.867.7789 www.cfla-fcab.ca @CFLAFCAB @kdmccolgan   CFLA-FCAB recognizes the Algonquin peoples as the traditional custodians of the land in which our office is located. La FCAB-CFLA reconnaît les Algonquins comme les gardiens traditionnels des terres dans lesquelles se trouve notre secrétariat....

Join this WebEx learning series event, hosted by the Canada Education Savings Program at Employment and Social Development Canada in collaboration with Statistics Canada to learn more about the factors influencing SIN possession and tax-filing uptake in Canada.

    To what extent does not having a SIN and not filing taxes hinder access to government programs and supports like the Canada Learning Bond?   Join this WebEx learning series event, hosted by the Canada Education Savings Program at Employment and Social Development Canada in collaboration with Statistics Canada to learn more about the factors influencing SIN possession and tax-filing uptake in Canada. This new research project has been collaboratively produced by the Canada Education Savings Program and Statistics Canada, using 2016 Census data augmented with tax-filing and Social Insurance Number information.   Please share this invitation within your network.   About the Presenter Eric Olson is chief of Census Income and Housing at Statistics Canada. He worked intensively with the Census and administrative data sources. He holds an undergraduate degree from the University of Montreal and an MSc in Economics from the London School of Economics.   Contact the CESP Outreach Team for more information     ADDITIONAL INFORMATION WebEx information for TUESDAY, June 25, 2019 (English Session): Go tohttps://gts-ee.webex.com/gts-ee/j.php?MTID=m7262c98be267b48f4cde828cb48036cf If requested, enter your name and email address. 3. If a password is required, enter the meeting password:T7K8E42j and meeting number is: 555 907 258 4. Click “Join”.   WebEx information for WEDNESDAY, June 26, 2019 (French Session): Go tohttps://gts-ee.webex.com/gts-ee/j.php?MTID=mb7212ca317910bc839c0aaff2d9228e8 2. If requested, enter your name and email address. 3. If a password is required, enter the meeting password: SNTzi329 and meeting number is: 550 052 673 4. Click “Join”. Teleconference information Provide your phone number when you join the meeting to receive a call back. Alternatively, you can call: Call-in toll-free number: 1-877-413-4781 (Canada) Call-in number: 1-613-960-7510 (Canada) Attendee access code: 928 614 2 Assistance Go...

Meet the Premier’s Team

Meet the Cabinet Peter Bethlenfalvy President of the Treasury Board Paul Calandra Government House Leader Raymond Cho Minister for Seniors and Accessibility Steve Clark Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing Doug Downey Attorney General Christine Elliott Deputy Premier and Minister of Health Vic Fedeli Minister of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade Doug Ford Premier and Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs Merrilee Fullerton Minister of Long-Term Care Ernie Hardeman Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs Sylvia Jones Solicitor General Stephen Lecce Minister of Education Lisa MacLeod Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport Monte McNaughton Minister of Labour Caroline Mulroney Minister of Transportation and Minister of Francophone Affairs Rod Phillips Minister of Finance Greg Rickford Minister of Energy, Northern Development and Mines, and Minister of Indigenous Affairs Ross Romano Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities Laurie Scott Minister of Infrastructure Todd Smith Minister of Children, Community and Social Services Lisa Thompson Minister of Government and Consumer Services John Yakabuski Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry Jeff Yurek Minister of Environment, Conservation and Parks Associate Ministers Jill Dunlop Associate Minister of Children and Women’s Issues Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services Prabmeet Sarkaria Associate Minister of Small Business and Red Tape Reduction Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade Kinga Surma Associate Minister of Transportation Ministry of Transportation Michael Tibollo Associate Minister of Mental Health and Addictions Ministry of Health Bill Walker Associate Minister of Energy Ministry of Energy, Northern Development and...

Minister Lisa MacLeod Appointed New Minister of Tourism, Culture, & Sport

Minister Lisa MacLeod Appointed New Minister of Tourism, Culture, & Sport On June 20, Premier Doug Ford announced a Cabinet Shuffle and appointed Minister Lisa MacLeod (Nepean) as the new Minister of Tourism, Culture, and Sport. Minister MacLeod was most recently the Minister of of Children, Community and Social Services and Minister Responsible for Women’s Issues.  Read her full biographyHERE and her Legislative Profile HERE. The Ontario Museum Association looks forward to working with Minister MacLeod to strengthen Ontario’s museum sector. More quick facts on the Cabinet Shuffle: Before this shuffle the Cabinet had 21 Ministers The new Cabinet has 23 Ministers and 5 Associate Ministers 8 Ministers remained in the same portfolio Read the Ontario Government News Release HERE For all Cabinet appointments, click HERE Please scroll down for links to media coverage Thank you to Minister Michael Tibollo (Vaughan-Woodbridge) for his tenure as Minister of Tourism, Culture, and Sport. Minister Tibollo will now serve as the Associate Minister of Mental Health and Addictions. As before, the OMA and Ontario Museum Sector will continue our efforts to communicate the value and importance of Ontario’s Museums. Here’s what museums can do right now to support strong government relationships going forward: Introduce yourself to your MPP (in person, on twitter, by letter, or email) Get to know them and their priorities for your community, and think about how your museum addresses these issues Invite them to your museum events over the summer months (Download a template invitation HERE) Read more about the Cabinet appointments: Ontario Government News Release: Premier Ford Announces Changes to His Cabinet Global News: Lisa MacLeod becomes Ontario’s Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport amid cabinet shuffle CBC: Ontario Premier Doug Ford to shuffle cabinet amid multiple controversies The...