The Major Infrastructure Component of the Building Canada Fund targets larger, strategic projects of national and regional significance.
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The Agricultural Flexibility Fund (AgriFlexibility) is a five year (2009-2014) program that seeks to improve the agricultural sector's competitiveness and help it adapt to pressures in a global marketplace.
A contribution program, aimed to increase the availability of broadband Internet services to Canadian households within defined geographic service areas in unserved and underserved communities.
Funding supports the Canada Council for the Arts’ broad range of grants and services, prizes and fellowships in the areas of media arts, visual arts, dance, writing and publishing, music, theatre and multidisciplinary work.
The Government will consult with provinces on permitting qualified persons who are not resident in Canada to serve on the board of directors of the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board.
The Government has introduced a 15 per-cent non-refundable Children's Arts Tax Credit to better recognize the costs associated with children's artistic, cultural, recreational and developmental activities.
The Clean Air Agenda represents a part of the government’s broader efforts to address the challenges of climate change and air pollution, with a view to building a clean and healthy environment for all Canadians.
Economic Action Plan 2013 announces a number of measures to close tax loopholes and improve the fairness and integrity of the tax system.
Are you looking for employment, maybe considering a move? Matching workers with available jobs is critical to improving quality of life as well as supporting economic growth and prosperity.
The Canadian Human Rights Act and the Canada Labour Code were amended to prohibit federally regulated employers from setting a mandatory retirement age, unless there is a bona fide occupational requirement.
Through Canada’s Economic Action Plan, the federal government is introducing legislation to modernize Canada’s currency set by eliminating the penny from Canada’s coinage system.
The federal government is continuing support to ParticipACTION and Le Grand défi Pierre Lavoie to promote more active lifestyles and healthier, stronger communities.
Budget 2011 provided $3 million per year, in addition to the $2 million per year already provided to the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada, to undertake financial literacy initiatives.
Through Canada’s Economic Action Plan, the federal government is committed to recognizing the sacrifices that many Canadians make to care for their children, spouses, parents and other family members with infirmities.
Economic Action Plan 2013 proposes $24 million over two years for the Family Violence Prevention Program. The Program funds shelter services and violence prevention programming on reserve.
Are you currently studying either full-time or part-time? There are many initiatives to help ease the financial burden of continuing your education, including financial assistance to full- and part-time post-secondary students.