Atlantic Canadians
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National security risk assessments are now included in government research funding applications, according to Ottawa.

The federal government is establishing new rules that include national security concerns into university research funding criteria. Any grant proposal to the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) that includes private-sector partners […]

Cross border
Canada News

Cross-border tunnel vaccinations for Canadians, administered by pharmacists on the other side of the border, are getting closer to becoming a reality.

Windsor Mayor Drew Dilkens‘ plan to hold COVID-19 immunization clinics in the tunnel that connects the city to Detroit in southwestern Ontario got a step closer to reality on Wednesday. The Windsor-Detroit Tunnel Corporation overwhelmingly […]

Ottawa PPE
Canada News

Ottawa’s performance on PPE and pandemic response in Indigenous communities are being graded by the Auditor General.

The federal government’s performance in protecting personal protective equipment (PPE) and medical devices before and during the pandemic, as well as its reaction to COVID-19 in Indigenous communities, are the subject of audits released today […]