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- Anavex files Phase I regulatory submission for ANAVEX 2-73 in Alzheimer’s disease (December 21, 2010)
Anavex Life Sciences Corp. has filed the regulatory submission for ANAVEX 2-73 with the German Health Authority, BfArM, and the local Ethics Committee of Saxony to begin clinical studies for ANAVEX 2-73, its lead compound for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease.
- Reporters Without Borders to host WikiLeaks mirror site (December 23, 2010)
Reporters Without Borders has opened a mirror website for the US diplomatic cables leaked by WikiLeaks. Its address will be wikileaks.rsf.org.
- United Nations urged to insist on respect for media freedom (December 23, 2010)
Reporters Without Borders urges the UN Human Rights Council and other international bodies to pay close attention to the press freedom situation in Côte dIvoire.
- New version of Reporters Without Borders Chinese-language website goes online (December 23, 2010)
Reporters Without Borders is today launching a new version of its Chinese-language website www.rsf-chinese.org in order to provide better information to Chinese-speakers.
- Journalist Abdolreza Tajik, 2010 press freedom prize winner, is freed from prison (December 23, 2010)
Reporters Without Borders today welcomed the release on bail last evening of journalist Abdolreza Tajik, winner of the organisations 2010 press freedom award, after his family put up bail for a third time.
- IFJ Condemns Shocking' Violence on Journalists in Belarus (December 23, 2010)
The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) today accused authorities in Belarus of "violent bullying and intimidation" of journalists covering a peaceful protest in central Minsk yesterday.
- IFJ Condemns Closure of Al Jazeera in Kuwait (December 23, 2010)
The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) today accused Kuwaiti authorities of intimidating the media after they closed down Al Jazeera's office in the county on Monday.
- CanMediate Intl Gives Free Course as Fundraiser for United Way (December 22, 2010)
CanMediate International is hosting its popular, interactive session Discover Your RQ: Your Relationship and Resolution Quotient in Kanata, Ontario on Thursday, January 6th at The Country Inn and Suites. This event is being offered free of charge
- World renowned hypnotist holds an Open House Gala and Workshop in Toronto (December 20, 2010)
Debbie Papadakis, BCH, CI, popular hypnosis expert and founder of Torontos Hypno Healing Institute http://www.hypno-healing.com invites everyone to join her in celebrating World Hypnotism Day (January 4, 2011) by hosting two special events.
- Eight Gifts That Don't Clutter (December 20, 2010)
Wondering what to give someone who doesn't have a lot of space to store large gifts? These eight gift ideas are fun and easy to give, and are a personal way to spread holiday cheer this Christmas.
- Free Trade is a Christmas Grinch! (December 16, 2010)
The IAM says NAFTA is a joke after Electrolux annoucies it will move its Montreal plant to
Tennessee because of $632 million in incentives plus free land for a new plant!
- Accuracy of Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Results Challenged by Recent H. Douglas Lightfoot Paper (December 15, 2010)
A recent independent review, by H. Douglas Lightfoot, of a crucial Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report, Climate Change 2007: The Physical Science Basis (AR4), appears in the December 2010 (vol. 21.7) issue of Energy & Environment
- Sources welcomes The Lightfoot Institute (December 15, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: The Lightfoot Institute The mission of The Lightfoot Institute is to generate awareness of today's global energy challenges and to advance a workable and sustainable plan that would solve the universally growing needs.
- Sources welcomes The Arthritis Society (December 15, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: The Arthritis Society. The Arthritis Society is the primary source of information and education for people living with arthritis in Canada.
- Keep Your White Christmas Green (December 14, 2010)
Helpful hints to make sure that your gift to the planet this holiday season, is a green one! Fun and creative ways to cut down on your waste this Christmas.
- Unacceptable police violence against journalists covering demonstrations (December 10, 2010)
Reporters Without Borders calls on the Greek authorities to publicly condemn cases of police violence against journalists during the demonstrations of the past few weeks and to give the police clear instructions not to use violence against media.
- Honda Canada to Finish Out Successful 2010 with Time-Limited Show Stoppers (December 9, 2010)
A strong Fall Excursions Event and presence at the Toronto Motorcycle Show Increase Momentum.
- Restrictions on China Jailed Nobel Laureate and Supporters Must Cease (December 9, 2010)
The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) today called for China's authorities to lift blanket bans and restrictions around imprisoned human rights activist and Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Liu Xiaobo and his supporters.
- Sources welcomes Cathy's Crawly Composters (December 9, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: Cathy's Crawly Composters.
- Sources welcomes the Canadian Ethnocultural Counci (December 9, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: Canadian Ethnocultural Council. This non-profit, non-partisan coalition of national ethnocultural umbrella organizations represents a cross-section of groups across Canada.
- Jewish Group Commends UofT Provost for Supporting Freedom of Inquiry (December 9, 2010)
Jewish group defends University of Toronto's support for academic freedom in the face of attacks on thesis questionning the misuse of the Holocaust for political purposes.
- Provincial Towing Association of Ontario and the Ontario Recovery Group Applauds the Introduction of Bill 147 (December 8, 2010)
This important Act would eliminate competing and often inadequate municipal licensing streams and create a powerful provincial consumer protection mechanism for all citizens.
- WikiLeaks appeals for help as attacks are stepped up (December 7, 2010)
As the whistle-blowing website WikiLeaks comes under mounting cyber-attacks and as hosting companies continue to withdraw their services, it is appealing to its supporters around the world to create mirror sites.
- Call for UK judicial impartiality after Julian Assanges arrest (December 7, 2010)
Following WikiLeaks founder Julian Assanges arrest by the British police today, Reporters Without Borders urge respect for his defence rights despite the extreme tension surrounding this case.
- IFJ Invites Applications for General Secretary Post (December 7, 2010)
The Executive Committee of the International Federation of Journalists is seeking to appoint a full time General Secretary, based in Brussels for a period of three years renewable.
- IFJ Condemns United States "Desperate and Dangerous" Backlash over WikiLeaks (December 7, 2010)
The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) today condemned the political backlash being mounted against the whistle-blowing website WikiLeaks and accused the United States of attacking free speech after it put pressure on the website's host.
- WAZ-IFJ Prize for Courage in Journalism Goes to a Team of Hungarian Authors (December 7, 2010)
The WAZ Media Group and the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) will present the team of Hungarian authors József Gelei (50) and László Murányi (54) the "WAZ-IFJ Prize for Courage in Journalism 2010".
- Charities and Food Lovers Rejoice: riceworks Recipeworks Cookbook Goes on Sale in Time for the Holidays (December 7, 2010)
Unique fundraising promotion from healthy snack producer turns riceworks enthusiasts into cookbook authors.
- IFIC Recommends Balanced Retirement Solutions (December 6, 2010)
TORONTO The Investment Funds Institute of Canada (IFIC) today published its submission in respect of the Ontario Ministry of Finances consultation paper related to reforming Canadas retirement income system entitled Securing Our Retirement Future
- New Student Journalism Award for Excellence in Lung Cancer Reporting (December 6, 2010)
The Canadian Lung Association and Lung Cancer Canada, in partnership with the Global Lung Cancer Coalition (GLCC), are launching the first Canadian Lung Cancer Student Journalism Award to recognize excellence in student reporting on lung cancer.
- Holiday Shopping for Those Who Have it All or Are Difficult to Buy For (December 6, 2010)
Everyone has that one person on their list that is impossible to buy for! We offer some helpful hints and tips to ensure that you find something special for a gift this holiday season.
- Alternative Gift Wrapping Ideas (December 6, 2010)
With Christmas fast approaching it can be challenging to wrap those unusual gifts. This article provides some great tips on making those gifts look extra special.
- Defense is Stronger than Attack (December 2, 2010)
Clausewitz pointed out almost 200 years ago what every soldier in history has known full well, that the defense is inherently stronger than the offense. As a general rule of thumb, attacking forces have to be at least three times stronger than defend
- CCIEO reaches last voting round in Aviva Community Fund competition for Whole-person Cancer Care Regardless of Income (December 2, 2010)
Cancer has superseded cardiovascular disease as the number one killer in Canada. In the Ottawa region alone, over 5,200 people are diagnosed with cancer annually. A large majority of cancer patients and survivors would like to access high quality com
- For International Volunteer Day (Dec. 5) profiles of Canadian volunteers at work overseas (November 30, 2010)
CUSO-VSO recognizes its volunteers abroad on International Volunteer Day (December 5, 2010). In every corner of the developing world, volunteers work shoulder-to-shoulder alongside committed people who, with limited resources, are facing down poverty
- Machinists Ratify with City Motors (November 26, 2010)
IAMAW Members in Corner Brook Newfoundland ratify new 3 year agreement by a margin of 91 per cent.
- Machinists Applaud Ottawas Refusal to Bow to UAE Pressure! (November 26, 2010)
Machinists applaud Ottawa's refusal of a request by UAE for greater access to the Canadian air transport market.
- Machinists Expand at Calgary Airport! (November 26, 2010)
IAMAW wins CLRB certification bid for ramp workers at Calgary airport.
- Room to Spare (November 25, 2010)
Do you have a spare room that's just collecting dust and clutter? Here are nine great tips on how to maximize your home's productivity.
- Crescent School pilot project - adjustable height desks (November 23, 2010)
Crescent School is at the forefront with adjustable height desks in Grade 3 and Grade 7 classrooms. Part of a pilot project, the use of innovative equipment at Crescent supports the School's commitment to research and development in boys' education.
- Who has your back on the road this winter? II (November 23, 2010)
December 1st to 7th is National Safe Driving Week and the Canada Safety Council encourages all Canadian drivers to take added precautions on the road throughout the winter months. Plan ahead and take more time driving to your destination.
- National Home Fire Safety Week: Are you and your family prepared? (November 18, 2010)
November 24th to 30th is National Home Fire Safety Week and Canada Safety Council wants all Canadians to protect themselves against fire this holiday season. Being prepared is your best defence against a fire in your home. Make sure you & your family
- Zimbabwe: Bill would restrict public access to official information (November 17, 2010)
Reporters Without Borders calls for the withdrawal of a bill about to be submitted to Zimbabwe's parliament which would allow the authorities to block public access to official documents including judicial decisions, new legislation & public records.
- Decision not file charges in CIA video destruction deals new setback to right to information (November 17, 2010)
The decision not to file charges against any of the CIA officers who destroyed 92 videos of interrogations in secret CIA prisons has dealt a new blow to the search for truth in a matter of public interest and to the publics right of access.
- Never lose your cellphone again! (November 17, 2010)
If you've ever lost your cellphone, this article is for you. These seven simple tips will ensure you know where your phone is at all times.
- Whats your default Conflict Blueprint? CanMediate's Ruth Sirman to appear on Roger's Daytime-Ottawa (November 17, 2010)
How do you react when you find yourself embroiled in a conflict? Our reactions can lead to success or failure to resolve the conflict. Ruth Sirman discusses our default Conflict Blueprints on Roger's Daytime-Ottawa on Wednesday, November 17, 2010
- Solgate Reports High Volume Interest After Harper's Visit (November 16, 2010)
Prime Ministers visit to Solgate Inc. increases interest from distributors and investors from around the globe for a Vaughan manufacturer of Solar Panels.
- Continental Service Agents Join Machinists! (November 11, 2010)
Continental Airlines Service Agents at Toronto's Pearson Airport wanted the protection and better wages afforded by union membership so they turned to the largest union in air transport in North America - the IAMAW.
- Machinists Continue to Grow with OPT (November 11, 2010)
The IAMAW now represents more Patient Transfer Medical Attendants in Canada than any other union with the addition of 55 members at the Ontario Patient Transfer station in Richmond Hill, Ontario.
- Strike Narrowly Avoided at Wexxar Packaging! (November 11, 2010)
Long and Short Term Disability are seldom strike issues but it took a compromise on both before a strike by the Machinists was avoided at Wexxar Packaging.
- Seymour Workers Ratify First Agreement! (November 11, 2010)
Less than six months after their certification, IAMAW members at Seymour Windows & Doors have ratified their first collective agreement.
- The 2010 DSEE, Donald Swift Education Endowment Recipient (November 10, 2010)
The DSEE was designed to assist one dedicated person from a member organization, who may not normally attend, the opportunity to experience the value of a CAM-X Convention.
- The Tom Ryan Award Recipient (November 10, 2010)
Congratulations goes out to John Ratliff of Appletree Answering Service, Inc. for winning the 2010 Tom Ryan Award for Ethics, Integrity and Quality Above All.
- CAM-Xs Astounding Fundraising Continues (November 10, 2010)
This year, with the support of both CAM-X members and CAM-X vendors, the Association raised an astounding $50,000 for the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation.
- Honda Fall Excursion Contest Has Ontario Outdoors Enthusiasts Facebooking (November 9, 2010)
Innovative sweepstakes uses modern media to generate buzz over traditional autumn thrills.
- Appel de candidatures pour le Prix dexcellence dans la fonction de contrôle secteur public, décerné pour la troisième année (November 9, 2010)
Le Prix dexcellence dans la fonction de contrôle secteur public rend hommage chaque année à un fonctionnaire ou à une équipe de fonctionnaires qui se sont démarqués par leur importante contribution à la gestion financière ou à la fonction de contr
- Nominations open for the third annual Award of Excellence for Comptrollership in the Public Sector (November 9, 2010)
The Award of Excellence for Comptrollership in the Public Sector will annually honour a federal public servant or team who has made a significant contribution to financial management and/or comptrollership within the Government of Canada.
- Get Ready to Recycle! (November 9, 2010)
Quick and easy tips on how to streamline your recycling habits.
- Message to Research in Motion - Wake Up! (November 8, 2010)
Research in Motion (RIM) is the worlds number one provider of secure data communications for corporate clients. Their systems are so secure that governments in many countries rely on them for their own mobile data and voice needs.
- Jason Kenneys anti free speech conference sponsorship to be exposed on Monday (November 4, 2010)
Immigration Minister Jason Kenney is sponsoring an international conference of the Inter-Parliamentary Coalition to Combat Anti-Semitism (ICCA). The press conference will shed light on the threat that this initiative poses to freedom of speech.
- MEDIA ADVISORY: The future is now. Nurse practitioners gather in Toronto to discuss their ever-expanding contributions to health care in Ontario (November 4, 2010)
Nurse practitioners (NPs) from across the province are gathering in Toronto this week to embrace a new era of health care at the annual Nurse Practitioners Association of Ontario (NPAO) conference.
- Registered Nurses Association of Ontario searching for best health-care reporting of 2010 (November 4, 2010)
As the year draws to a close, the Registered Nurses Association of Ontario (RNAO) wants reporters, editors and producers to enter their best work in the 13th Annual Awards for Excellence in Health-Care Reporting.
- Learn to Avoid Holiday Weight Gain at Bob Greene's Free Teleseminar, November 8 (November 4, 2010)
Spaces limited for celebrity trainers live online Q&A, sponsored by gardein
- Healthier Workplace Leads to Healthy Returns (November 3, 2010)
You know that the key to a long and happy life is good health, but it also makes good business sense. Consider this: Physically fit employees not only take fewer sick days, they also are more productive and that helps to keep your bottom line health
- Former British MP George Galloway speaks in Vancouver Nov. 22 (November 2, 2010)
Former British MP George Galloway speaks in Vancouver Nov. 22 as part of a national tour on Palestine, Afghanistan, and free speech, especially the Harper government's attempts to ban him for purely political reasons.
- Media Literacy Week Calls on Canadians to Explore Gender Representation in Media and its Influence on Young People (November 2, 2010)
Media Awareness Network (MNet) and the Canadian Teachers Federation (CTF) marked the launch of Canadas Media Literacy Week today by highlighting the need for parents, educators and youth to talk about the ways that gender is portrayed in media and
- New Co-op fixes whats wrong with investing (November 1, 2010)
Investing should be safe, simple, and low cost. This growing Co-op helps Canadians get fair returns with reduced costs and capital loss. Investing on your own couldn't be easier.
- Firearm Safety a Must for Hunters (November 1, 2010)
The days of storing grandpas old rifle in the attic or between the floor joists are long gone. Rifles and shotguns used for hunting, and any other firearms, should be kept in a securely locked steel cabinet, safe, or vault when not in use.
- Major health and environment organizations call on government to eliminate public exposure to BPA (November 1, 2010)
Thirteen of Canadas leading health and environmental organizations call on the federal government to eliminate key sources of public exposure to Bisphenol A (BPA), citing links between even low exposures to the chemical and major chronic diseases.
- Offense is Essential to Victory (November 1, 2010)
Nobody ever won a war by hunkering down and staying on the defensive. At most, one can avoid losing, but that is not a very favourable outcome. You need an offensive mindset. Offense is about gaining and keeping the initiative.
- Raising a Digital Generation: Media Awareness Network Launches New Tutorial for Parents (October 29, 2010)
Media Awareness Network (MNet) today released e-Parenting Tutorial: Keeping up with your kids online activities, an online resource to help parents better understand and become actively involved in their childrens online lives.
- Preventing Elder Abuse (October 28, 2010)
November 6th 12th is National Senior Safety Week, and Canada Safety Council wants to raise awareness on elder abuse. What it is, what the signs and symptoms are, and how it can be prevented.
- Building Safer Communities (October 28, 2010)
November is National Crime Prevention and Community Safety month, and the Canada Safety Council advises you, and all Canadians to get to know your neighbours better. By building stronger communities, we build safer communities.
- IFIC Stresses Importance of Maintaining Proper Records (October 27, 2010)
TORONTO The Investment Funds Institute of Canada (IFIC) today released a resource guide, Document Management, Record Retention and Destruction (the Resource Guide) to assist industry participants in developing and maintaining proper business record
- Kids Help Line Volunteers Learn About Workplace Bullies (October 27, 2010)
Watch Marilyn Barnicke Belleghem M.Ed. address the Kid's Help Line volunteers on issues of bullying.
- When a Shoe Thing is No Longer a Good Thing - When to Say Goodbye to Those Extra Pairs (October 27, 2010)
A shoe thing is more than just having a reasonable amount of shoes to wear, its about collecting them and not letting any of them go. Nows the time to give old boots the boot and kick those broken high heels to the curb once and for all.
- Sources welcomes Human Resources Professionals Association (October 26, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: Human Resources Professionals Association. The HRPA shapes organizational excellence by empowering human resources professionals to connect effective people management with business success.
- Pleins feux sur le 10e anniversaire de la Rsolution 1325 et limportance des femmes dans les oprations de paix (October 22, 2010)
Le Centre Pearson pour le maintien de la paix clbre le dixime anniversaire de ladoption de la Rsolution 1325 par le Conseil de scurit de lONU en organisant un groupe de discussion en partenariat avec le Dpartement des oprations de maintien
- Commemorating the 10th Anniversary of UN SCR 1325 and the Importance of Women in Peace Operations (October 22, 2010)
The Pearson Peacekeeping Centre (PPC) is commemorating the 10th anniversary of the adoption of United Nations Security Council Resolution (UN SCR) 1325 by organizing a panel discussion in partnership with the United Nations Department of Peacekeeping
- Questing Home Reveals How Bullies Pick Their Target (October 22, 2010)
Family therapist, Marilyn Barnicke Belleghem M.Ed., explains the tactics used in bullying and that suicide is not the answer. Free shipping of Questing Home is now available across Canada.
- Well On Their Way - 6 Week Childrens Safety Campaign (October 22, 2010)
Well On Their Way - 6 week Children Safety Campaign with Seasons UV, SavvyMom.ca and 5 other companies.
- The Law of Subtraction (October 21, 2010)
We live in a world where bigger is better and more is all the rage. We live in a high pressured, busy, success driven, in search of perfection and not excellence type of world. So before you contemplate adding anything else in your life, practice
- Geo Tech Shows that Cola Can Pay! (October 20, 2010)
Cost of Living Allowance keeps Machinists pay rates healthy at Geo Tech Industries
- Maple Ridge Chrysler Inks Deal with Machinists! (October 20, 2010)
Machinists sign new agreement with Maple Ridge Chrysler which includes implementation of IAM-Labour Management Pension Plan
- Machinist at Three Point Motors have New Deal! (October 20, 2010)
New agreement signed by Machinists with expanding auto dealership on Vancouver Island
- Ontario Public Health Association Supports a Renewed Ontario Government Commitment to Tobacco Control (October 20, 2010)
Ontario Public Health Association supports new tobacco control recommendations as outlined in, "Building on Our Gains, Taking Action Now: Ontarios Tobacco Control Strategy for 2011-2016", which was released yesterday by an expert panel.
- riceworks Awards Harlem's America Scores $4,000 in Online Contest (October 19, 2010)
Healthy snack maker announces final winner of its How riceworks Better contest
- Machinists Build on Past Agreements to Improve Wages! (October 19, 2010)
Machinists build on past agreements to become the highest paid tradesmen on Vancouver Island
- Pharmetics will Phase Out Fort Erie Plant! (October 19, 2010)
Pharmetics announces closure of Fort Erie plant less than a year after unionized workers take 45 cent an hour pay cut to save jobs!
- Timken Machinists Accept Three-year Deal! (October 19, 2010)
Machinists ratify new agreement with Timken
- Machinists sign new Agreement with Cullen Diesel! (October 19, 2010)
Machinists sign new agreement with Cullen Diesel service locations throughout BC
- Amlioration des oprations de paix grce un rle de chef de file de premier plan et des prparatifs pousss (October 19, 2010)
Le Centre Pearson pour le maintien de la paix (CPMP) continue daccroître la contribution du Canada à la paix et à la sécurité dans le monde avec le lancement aujourdhui du Cours sur les missions intégrées des Nations Unies à lintention des officie
- Peace Operations Improved Through Strong Leadership and Preparation (October 19, 2010)
The Pearson Peacekeeping Centre (PPC) continues to advance Canadas contribution to global peace and security with the start of todays United Nations Integrated Mission Staff Officer Course (UNIMSOC) followed by the Senior Management Course (SMC)
- Canadian Ethnocultural Council of Canada 30th Anniversary Dinner October 30, 2010 (October 18, 2010)
on October 30, The Canadian Ethnocultural Council in collaboration with the ever-growing Italian Canadian Museum (AMICI) will be holding a dinner gala to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the Canadian Ethnocultural Council.
- Police raid silences Chiapas community radio station (October 17, 2010)
Police and judicial authorities in the southeastern state of Chiapas must explain a raid on Radio Proletaria, a community radio station in the city of Tuxtla Gutiérrez, in which arrests were made and the station was summarily dismantled.
- Investing in Quality Public Services - Best Alternative to Austerity Cuts (October 17, 2010)
In the face of widespread cuts to public services, leaders of private and public sector trade unions, municipal governments and civil society groups have made a joint commitment to work together to promote investment in quality public services.
- Sources welcomes Feldstein Family Law Group (October 17, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: Feldstein Family Law Group.
- Sources welcomes Family Service Toronto (October 17, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: Family Service Toronto. FST is a non-profit social service agency offering a wide range of counselling and support programs in 12 locations across the City of Toronto.
- Sources welcomes the Seriously Free Speech Committee (October 17, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: the Seriously Free Speech Committee. The SFSC is committed to free expression of views on Israel/Palestine.
- Lieutenant Governor of Ontario to Present the 2010 National Ethnic Press and Media Council of Canada Awards (October 15, 2010)
The Honourable David C. Onley, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, will present the Awards of the National Ethnic Press and Media Council of Canada to media from different ethnic communities.
- Machinists Expand in Hospitality Sector Again! (October 14, 2010)
Machinists Union organize another Ontario hotel, the sixth hotel in the past two years
- Jewish group criticizes Minister's decision cancelling invitation to prominent Imam (October 13, 2010)
IJV is critical of Peter McKay's decision to cancel speaking invitation to Imam Zijad Delic
- Time or Task- You Choose How to Get Things Done (October 13, 2010)
When it comes to adding things to the To Do list think in terms of describing your goal as a time or a task. Remember we cant do a project. We have to break it down in to smaller manageable pieces.
- Machinists Ink New Deal with Finning! (October 12, 2010)
After several months of tough bargaining, the IAMAW has new agreement with Finning International.
- Canada Gives partners with Credential to offer Donor Advised Fund Wealth Management Services (October 7, 2010)
Donor Advised Funds are a new way to make philanthropy and a legacy count by creating an endowment that helps fund charities for today and tomorrow. Credential has just signed a partnership agreement with Canada Gives to offer Donor Advised Funds.
- IFJ Marks Fourth Anniversary of Anna Politkovskaya Murder by Call for Justice (October 7, 2010)
The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) today marked the fourth anniversary of the murder of investigative journalist Anna Politkovskaya by urging the Russian authorities to ensure justice for her and her long-suffering family and colleague
- Confidence in Mutual Funds Continues to Rise: IFIC Survey (October 6, 2010)
TORONTO The Investment Funds Institute of Canada (IFIC) today released the results of the fifth wave of its annual survey of mutual fund investors in Canada entitled Canadian Investors Perceptions of Mutual Funds and the Mutual Fund Industry 2010
- Take the Ten Minute Challenge (October 6, 2010)
When you only have a few minutes before going to lunch, attending a meeting, or leaving for an appointment, it often seems useless to start any important or involved task. On average this transition time can add up to about 40 minutes a day.
- A Vegetarian Contest to Veg Out With gardein and a Kindle (October 4, 2010)
Plant-based food producer, gardein is giving away Kindles loaded with vegetarian recipes, plus free coupons, each week throughout October, Vegetarian Awareness Month
- IFJ Backs Indian Calls for "Peace and Tolerance" in Media Reports of Religious Dispute (September 30, 2010)
The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) today called for journalists to play their part in keeping the peace in India where there are fears of community violence in a long-running religious dispute.
- IFJ Calls on Unions to Confront Crisis of Gender Bias in the News (September 30, 2010)
The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ)calls for a new debate in newsrooms over reporting gender issues and gave its backing to a global campaign to combat sexist reporting.
- Naturopathic Open House Explores New Wellness Frontier (September 30, 2010)
CCNM invites you to attend our annual Open House on Saturday, October 2, from noon to 4:30 p.m. Join us to learn about naturopathic medicine, how to manage stress, how to prevent and manage diabetes and attend a very special screening of the mental
- Mental Health Documentary Opens CCNM's Annual OpenHouse (September 30, 2010)
Mental illness is an increasingly pressing issue for Canadians. More than 1 in 5 Canadians will be diagnosed with a mental health disorder in their lifetime, and millions of dollars will be spent on health care and prescription drugs to treat these
- Anavex Appoints David Tousley as CFO (September 30, 2010)
Anavex Life Sciences Corp. (OTCBB: AVXL) has appointed David L. Tousley, CPA, MBA, as Chief Financial Officer of the company, pursuant to a contractor agreement. Mr. Tousley, who has over 25 years of senior-level experience in biotech ...
- Keeping Things on Track: Organize for Success (September 29, 2010)
We all start the year with the intention to be organized and on top of schoolwork, bills, work, and obligations. It doesnt take long for the best intentions to turn into the worst habits. Let these organizing tips help you start the year off right.
- Malaysian cartoonist faces sedition charges (September 28, 2010)
The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns the arrest of Malaysian cartoonist Zulkifli Awar Ulhaque, also known as Zunar, a contributor to the popular news site Malaysiakini and author of a new collection of political cartoons.
- Public Health Forum Brings Together Public Health and Planners to Build Ideas for Healthier Communities (September 27, 2010)
The OPHA Fall Forum, September 28 -29, will bring together public health professionals, politicians, and planners to take action on the built environment to create healthier, more equitable and more sustainable communities.
- Canadian Jewish Organization Salutes Jewish Boat to Gaza (September 26, 2010)
Jewish organization endorses Jewish boat to Gaza to provide relief from Israeli siege.
- Netflix's Rise Leads to Blockbuster's Bust (September 26, 2010)
Blockbuster's bankruptcy shows that its business was built around a narrow definition of its value.
- Concern about article in proposed Bolivian law against racism (September 24, 2010)
Reporters Without Borders calls for an amendment to an article in the draft law against racism.
- Authorities urged to drop two bills that threaten media freedom (September 24, 2010)
Reporters Without Borders urges the South African government to abandon two proposed media laws, one to create a media tribunal and one to protect information involving national security."
- IFJ Slams Iran over Jail Term for Leading Journalist (September 24, 2010)
The International Federation of Journalists today accused Iranian authorities of a continuing and unrelenting campaign of intimidation against media after a court condemned leading journalist and author Emad Baghi to a six-year suspended jail term.
- IFJ Accuses NATO and Calls for Release of Al Jazeera Cameramen in Afghanistan (September 24, 2010)
The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) calls for the release of two Al Jazeera cameramen, Mohammed Nader and Rahmatullah Nekzad, who were recently arrested in Afghanistan by the NATO-led forces on suspicion of working with the Taliban.
- IFJ Demands Freedom of Movement for Moroccan Journalists Held in Algeria (September 24, 2010)
The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) condemns the measures by Algerian authorities against two Moroccan journalists who have been denied, without good reason, permission to leave their hotel in Tindouf,
- Election Campaigns: Professionalism and Integrity or Pot-shots and Personal Attacks? (September 23, 2010)
Mayoralty candidates in the Ottawa election campaign will choose how they present their platforms and themselves. Is the strategy of personal attacks and nastiness working? What does it imply for the leader of the next council?
- Performance Breath (September 22, 2010)
Breathing is the essence of life. Athletes and yogis know how to work with their breath, but many adults have forgotten the powerful, natural breathing we all understood at birth. Here are a few insights.
- The Roadmap for a Healthy Business Trip (September 22, 2010)
A good business trip takes careful planning. So does maintaining a healthy lifestyle and a healthy weight. If you travel frequently in your line of work, or for your business, you know how difficult it can be to keep up good habits and how easy it is
- IFJ Calls for Prompt Inquiry into Murder of Senior Journalist in Pakistan (September 21, 2010)
The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) today called on Pakistani authorities to launch an immediate inquiry in the murder of Mujeebur Rehman Saddiqui, senior correspondent of Daily Pakistan newspaper who was shot dead by gunmen.
- IFJ Condemns Deadly Attack on Journalists in Mexico (September 21, 2010)
The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) today condemned the shooting attack on two young Mexican journalists in the city of Ciudad Juárez in which photojournalist Luis Carlos Santiago was killed and his colleague Carlos Sanchez wounded.
- IFIC to hold Annual Conference on October 1, 2010 (September 20, 2010)
TORONTO The Investment Funds Institute of Canada (IFIC) will be holding its Annual Conference in Toronto on Friday, October 1, 2010. This full day event will feature senior industry executives and policymakers discussing the major issues impacting
- Dershowitz and Keefer "face off" in Vancouver debate this week whether Israel's critics are anti-semitic (September 19, 2010)
Canadian professor Michael Keefer warns that Alan Dershowitz' and coalition of Canadian MPs (CPCCA) pose threat to free speech, using baseless accusations of antisemitism to defend Israel. Keefer speaks Thur. Sept 23 at SFU downtown.
- Life at the Border (September 17, 2010)
Life is the journey along the borders where inspiration is birthed between two destinations of here and there. The inspirational moments occur when the world is quiet for you to hear yourself think, your inner voice.
- Latest FOCALPoint is out! Focus on the Brazilian presidential elections, crime in Jamaica and youth violence in Central America. (September 16, 2010)
The September edition of FOCALPoint focuses on the Brazilian presidential elections, crime in Jamaica, youth violence in Central America and mining in Peru, among other issues.
- Solidarity groups denounce Dershowitz appearance in Vancouver (September 15, 2010)
Groups criticize Jewish Federation of Greater Vancouver for inviting Dershowitz as fundraiser
- Studying Strategies (September 15, 2010)
Exam time can be a stressful time of year, especially for new college and university students. For most students, its not WHAT they have to study that gives them the stress, but HOW to study it. Organize your study time and exam-writing strategies
- Hospitalized Ventilated Patients Transition from Hospital to Breathing Easier at Home (September 14, 2010)
Two year old Kayne who requires the help of a breathing machine was able to return home from hospital due to a Respiratory Therapist led project. Kayne's and his mom Stacy and others will be presenting at the September 16 conference in Mississauga.
- NUJ and IFJ condemn UK government Visa Decision (September 14, 2010)
The Nation Union of Journalists of Great Britain and Ireland ( NUJ) and the IFJ condemn the decision by the UK government to refuse a visa to a leading Colombian journalist whose reports on human rights abuses.
- Why Enbridge's CEO Is Leading from the Front (September 13, 2010)
The presence of Enbridge CEO Pat Daniel on the front lines of the pipeline spill in Michigan apparently has some people stumped. Why is he spending so much time in Michigan, talking to people and making sure the right information gets out?
- Author warns coalition of MPs (CPCCA) intent on criminalizing free speech on Israel/Palestine (September 11, 2010)
The author of a new book on antisemitism kicks off a Western Canada tour Sept. 17 to sound an alarm that a coalition of MPs (CPCCA) is intent on outlawing criticism of Israel as being antisemitic, posing a significant threat to free speech.
- Security and Outer Space: Report provides comprehensive source of data on space activities (September 10, 2010)
The Space Security Index releases Space Security 2010, the seventh annual comprehensive source of data and analysis on space activities and their cumulative impact on the security of outer space.
- CPJ urges Indonesia to reverse Playboy editor's conviction (September 10, 2010)
The Committee to Protect Journalists is deeply concerned about an Indonesian Supreme Court ruling against Erwin Arnada, editor of the now-dormant Playboy Indonesia.
- Anavex to present at Rodman & Renshaw Healthcare Conference September 13 in New York (September 8, 2010)
Anavex Life Sciences Corp. ("ANAVEX") (OTCBB: AVXL) is pleased to announce that Dr. Cameron Durrant, the companys Executive Chairman, will be presenting at the Rodman & Renshaw 12th Annual Healthcare Conference at 4:45 pm ET on Monday, September 13
- Climate Scientist Dr. James Hansen visits Toronto on Sept. 15-16 (September 8, 2010)
Science for Peace and The Centre for Global Change Science of U of T welcome the worlds foremost climate scientist and author of "Storms of My Grandchildren", Dr. James Hansen, for public talks and meetings, on Sept. 15th and 16th.
- A Little Paranoia Can Help (September 7, 2010)
Risks come in many shapes and sizes, but they have one thing in common. You have to identify or imagine them before you can do anything about them.
- Tears of Healing (September 7, 2010)
Accessing the mind-body connection is one of the most powerful ways to encourage healing.
- Tight and Bright: How Decluttering Your Language Improves Communication (September 7, 2010)
How Decluttering Your Language Improves Communication
- Photo Exhibit: Hyphen Islam-Christianity - Beit Zatoun Toronto - September 11, 2010 (September 1, 2010)
An exhibition of 60 stunning photographs from Lebanon opening on September 11, at Beit Zatoun TORONTO. Hyphen Islam-Christianity brings together two religions, two cultures, respecting each other's differences and contributions.
- Manitoba and UWinnipeg to Host Arctic Gateway Summit (August 31, 2010)
Increasing international trade and trade between Nunavut and Manitoba, building sustainable communities, and developing economic opportunities in partnership with northern communities and indigenous peoples will be the focus of an Arctic summit.
- Dr. Cameron Durrant named one of PharmaVOICEs 100 most inspiring people in the pharmaceutical industry for 2010 (August 31, 2010)
Anavex Life Sciences Corp. ("ANAVEX") (OTCBB: AVXL) announced that Dr. Cameron Durrant, the companys Executive Chairman, has been named by PharmaVOICE as one of the 100 most inspiring people in the pharmaceutical industry for 2010.
- Affirmation To Abundance (August 31, 2010)
Our words are the connection between our imagined thoughts and our actions of reality. They reflect our thoughts, allow us to communicate with our environment and seed the earth to grow our destiny.
- Elin shocked that her life with Tiger was a lie! (August 26, 2010)
Honest trusting people are often easily fooled by smooth liars and Tiger Wood's now Ex-wife is no exception. In her interview with people Magazine she reveals the picture of the typical woman who falls under the scheming plot of a self serving man.
- CanMediate Internationals Ruth Sirman to participate in social impact project to reduce conflict in Berettyóújfalu, Hungary (August 26, 2010)
The Organization Development World Summit 2010 in Budapest, Hungary launched the 'Social Impact - Leave your Development Footprint' project that will bring together OD practitioners from around the world.
- Opponents of Israeli occupation greet truckers at port of Vancouver (August 24, 2010)
Port truck traffic slowed to a crawl along the Deltaport causeway as a group of about 50 protesters approached drivers with leaflets containing information about the illegal Israeli blockade of Gaza.
- Activists tell Zim - Israeli ships not welcome in Vancouver (August 24, 2010)
Locally-based activists, called out by the Boycott Israeli Apartheid Coalition (BIAC), are mounting a picket line at the Port of Vancouver's Delta Port facility at Roberts Bank, south of Vancouver, as part of a mounting international campaign to put
- Back-to-the-Basics with Back-to-School Organization (August 24, 2010)
August is the time to get ready for back to school by preparing ourselves with the proper supplies and organizational techniques.
- Sources welcomes Dr. Natasha Turner, ND (August 20, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: Dr. Natasha Turner, ND. Dr. Natasha Turner ND, is a leading naturopathic doctor, founder of Clear Medicine, and author of the bestselling book, The Hormone Diet.
- Sources welcomes McMillan LLP (August 20, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member, McMillan LLP.
- Bully-Proof Your Workplace Ruth Sirman to Speak on CTV /A\ Morning Ottawa (August 17, 2010)
Harassment and bullying, sadly, are too common in many workplace environments. Ruth Sirman, Mediator and Workplace Conflict Expert, will be appearing on CTV /A\ Morning Ottawa on Wednesday August 18, 2010 at 7:20 am to discuss this issue.
- Firearm Safety Starts at Home (August 17, 2010)
If you have firearms in your home, the best way to prevent them from being involved in a tragedy is to keep them stored safely unloaded and securely locked up.
- Conflict knows no boundaries - CanMediate Internationals Ruth Sirman at World Summit in Budapest, Hungary (August 16, 2010)
Conflict in organizations is inevitable. Will it be a positive or negative experience? CMI's president Ruth Sirman will speak at the OD World Summit2010 in Budapest Hungary on Surviving Resolution Resistant Super-Conflicts in organizations.
- The Law of Subtraction (August 16, 2010)
We live in a high pressured, busy, success driven, in search of perfection and not excellence type of world. Learn how to prioritize to make room for the things your really want.
- IFJ AND FEPALC Back Launch of Manifesto on Media Democracy in Paraguay (August 15, 2010)
The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) joins its affiliates in South America to help the Union of Journalists of Paraguay (SPP) launch its manifesto on the democratisation of media.
- Sources welcomes Dr. Stan Benda, Ph.D. (Law) (August 13, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member, Dr. Stan Benda, Ph.D. (Law).
- Sources welcomes CanMediate International, Ruth Sirman (August 13, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: CanMediate International - Ruth Sirman. Ruth Sirman's success in mediating complex multi-stakeholder conflicts has made her a leader in the Alternative Dispute Resolution and Restorative Justice worlds.
- Jewish group slams Israel for cutting off mail to Gaza (August 12, 2010)
Jewish group criticizes Israeli cut-off of mail to Gaza
- Smooth Transition from Summer to School (August 12, 2010)
Tips and techniques to make the back to school transition easier.
- IFIC Releases Report on the Value of Advice (August 11, 2010)
The Investment Funds Institute of Canada (IFIC) today released a seminal report The Value of Advice: Report - which provides a clear, unbiased view of what advice means to the financial well-being of Canadians and how it builds their confidence
- Journalists Condemn French Crackdown on Roma and Warn Over Rise of Racism (August 10, 2010)
Journnalists condemn French crackdown on Roma and warn that it will encourage xenophobia and intolerance.
- Anavex appoints contract research organizations to initiate Phase I/IIa clinical programs, regulatory strategies in Alzheimer's disease (August 10, 2010)
Anavex Life Sciences Corp signs a definitive master services agreement with Genesis BioPharma Group and ABX-CRO Advanced Pharmaceutical Services to begin clinical studies and regulatory filings for its lead compound for the treatment of Alzheimers.
- Do Life Insurers Have Too Much Risk? (August 9, 2010)
Last week Canadas biggest life insurer Manulife announced a major quarterly loss due to the poor stock market and low bond yields. Most of the analysis and management commentary centred on the hope that the markets could rebound favourably to Manuli
- Bully-Proof Your Workplace - CMIs Ruth Sirman on Rogers Daytime Ottawa (August 6, 2010)
Workplace bullying can significantly impact on the ability employees to get the job done. Ruth Sirman, Mediator and Workplace Conflict Expert, will be appearing on Rogers Daytime Ottawa on Monday August 9, 2010 at 11:10 am to discuss this issue.
- Taking off! Six Tips for Travelling (August 5, 2010)
Tips for Travelling
- Fundraising Walk on August 14 Benefits Homeless Women in Crisis at St. Clare Inn in Toronto (August 4, 2010)
Lindas Walk, 5k Fundraising Walk to help homeless women rebuild their lives, Saturday, August 14, 2010, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m, St. Bonaventure Church, 1300 Leslie Street, Toronto. Walk 5k to support St. Clare Inn; an alternative for homeless women
- Sometimes You Need to Micromanage (August 4, 2010)
Micromanagement is a bugbear in most organizations. Despite the bad reputation of micromanagement, I think it is often missing in organizations.
- Is It Bullying? Is It Harassment? Is It Abuse Of Authority Or Is It Effective Management Designed To Get A Difficult Job Done? (July 29, 2010)
So has Mr. Elliott created or contributed to a negative and toxic atmosphere in the RCMP? Or is he getting the job he was hired to do done but rattling a few chains by stirring up a hornets nest in the establishment? It's a tough question.
- Uyghur journalist and website editor sentenced to fifteen years in jail (July 28, 2010)
Reporters Without Borders said it was outraged at the harshness of a 15-year prison sentence handed down to journalist Gheyret Niyaz by a court in Urumqi, in Xinjiang province, China.
- Tunisian journalist in desert prison could die from untreated asthma attacks (July 28, 2010)
Tunisian journalist Fahem Boukadous has been in extremely poor health since police arrested him on 15 July to begin serving a four-year jail sentence for covering protests in the Gafsa mining region of Tunisia.
- Foodies To Become 'Do-Goodies' In Innovative Cookbook Contest For Charity (July 27, 2010)
Snack producer seeks 50 original recipes using riceworks® crisps as an ingredient.
- Countdown to Zero Gets Thumbs Up From Canadians Working for Nuclear Disarmament (July 26, 2010)
Members of several Canadian groups working towards nuclear disarmament enthusiastically recommend Lucy Walkers documentary Countdown to Zero, which opens on July 30th. The film outlines the nuclear threat in todays post-Cold War world.
- The Negative World of Workplace Bullying - Stopping the Toxicity (July 23, 2010)
Where do workplace bullies come from? Is it possible that school yard bullies become workplace bullies? In my experience as a mediator, there are some scarily similar realities to what happens on the playground and in the corporate boardroom!
- Wrongful Dismissal, Denial and Deflection - The Impact on Employees and the Organizational Culture (July 23, 2010)
The PSLRB ruling in the D. Tipple/PWGSC case gives us a look at the reality in PWGSC, the Federal Public Service and any organization where the culture is risk-averse and focused on blame-storming, denial and deflection. What is the cost of this?
- Sources welcomes Security Equipment Corporation (July 23, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: Security Equipment Corporation. Security Equipment Corporation is a family owned and operated business located in Saint Louis, Missouri.
- Sources welcomes Dr. Cameron Durrant, MD, MBA, Alzheimer's Disease and Pharmaceuticals/Biotech Expert (July 23, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: Dr. Cameron Durrant, MD, MBA, Alzheimer's Disease and Pharmaceuticals/Biotech Expert.
- Sources welcomes Mark Fowlie (July 23, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: Mark Fowlie - Data and Records Management Expert. Mark Fowlie is the President and CEO of El Fresko Technologies, a Calgary-based high-tech firm providing proven scalable and cost-effective storage and data archiving.
- Can the Lockout and the Labour Conflicts at the Port of Montreal be Resolved? - A Mediator's Perspective (July 23, 2010)
Do the leaders of the longshoremen and the Maritime Employers Association have the courage to resolve this conflict or will they take the easy way out and keep fighting? From a mediator's perspective they have choices but solid leadership is needed!
- Human rights defender held in Saudi Arabia since mid-June on charge of annoying others (July 23, 2010)
Reporters Without Borders calls for the immediate and unconditional release of Sheikh Mekhlef bin Dahham al-Shammari, a writer, human rights activist and social reformer who was arrested in Saudi Arabia on 15 June.
- Violence, arrests and censorship in all four corners of India (July 23, 2010)
Reporters Without Borders condemns a wave of violence and censorship against the media in various parts of India in the past few weeks.
- IFJ Condemns Violence against Photojournalists by Israeli Military in West Bank (July 23, 2010)
The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) today called on Israeli authorities to investigate violence by its soldiers in the West Bank who attacked a group of local photojournalists last week as they were covering demonstrations in the area.
- Science for Peace Opposes Cancellation of the Long-Form Census (July 23, 2010)
The decision to cancel the long-form census represents an attack on evidence-based research and is undemocratic. Science for Peace urges the government to reverse the decision.
- Thrilling New Drink and Snack Pairing Helps Beat the Heat In Style (July 20, 2010)
Record-breaking temperatures do little to slow wine lovers and foodies. In the Niagara Region, NIcewine Slushies are making a splash, while Salsa Fresca riceworks® is the perfect partner for food pairing.
- CBP Recommends to Canadian Government to Adopt a No One Left Behind Mentality when Entering the Digital Age (July 20, 2010)
CBP contributes its submission on Improving Canadas Digital Advantage
- Authorities turn their sights on microblogging (July 19, 2010)
Reporters Without Borders is concerned about a new crackdown in China on social-networking tools, especially microblogging services.
- IFJ Condemns Murders of Journalists in Mexico (July 19, 2010)
The International Federation of Journalists today said impunity which is fueling violence against journalists has reached intolerable levels in Mexico after two more journalists were murdered in a single day last week, bringing to 12 the number
- IFJ Condemns Bleak Manifesto of Newspaper Publishers in Face of Crisis (July 19, 2010)
The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) condemns a call from newspaper publishers for more job losses in journalism across the globe.
- IFJ Calls on United States to Withdraw "Perverse" Bar on Colombian Journalist (July 15, 2010)
International Federation of Journalists calls on the United States to lift a travel ban on a leading Colombian journalist who has risked his life to expose terrorism, warning of a "grave injustice" that may increase the dangers facing the reporter.
- Jamie Oliver, Julia Child and now, Thanks to riceworks®, you? (July 13, 2010)
New cookbook for charity to feature top 50 recipes submitted in online contest.
- The First of Many Firsts for PR Veteran Ruth Hammond APR, FCPRS(H) L.M. (July 13, 2010)
CPRS Recognizes Hammond as the First Honorary Member of the Board of Directors
- CPRS Announces The 2010-2011 Board of Directors (July 9, 2010)
CPRS Board Elects Pierrette Leonard APR, FCPRS as National President and Welcomes Two New Board Members
- CBP Announces the 2010-2011 Board of Directors (July 8, 2010)
CBP elects three new directors at 91st annual general meeting.
- Are You UV Wise? (July 8, 2010)
Though we all need some sun exposure as its our primary source of vitamin D, prolonged exposure can puts everyone at risk of developing skin cancer, regardless if your 3 or 30 years old. A cotton T-shirt only provides a UPF factor of 5
- Apparel Company Strengthens its Position in the Ultraviolet Market (July 8, 2010)
Seasons UV Solutions of Milton, Ontario has acquired the Bluzoo Line from the Brazilian based company, Bluzoo Swim. In a deal reached this spring with Bluzoo USA Inc. (the parent company of Bluzoo Swim) sees Seasons UV Solutions takes over Bluzoo
- Focus on Honduran crisis, Haiti and more in the July-August issue of FOCALPoint: Canada's Spotlight on the Americas (July 7, 2010)
This edition draws together analysts, policy-makers and development practitioners to look into current issues in Honduras, Haiti and Central America among others on themes such as democracy, energy, trade and multilateralism.
- CCNM student awarded scholarship for research on osteoporosis (July 7, 2010)
Melanie DesChatelets, a 2010 CCNM graduate, was awarded a scholarship for her research showing that a whole foods diet can help minimize the risk of osteoporosis and promote healthy bone metabolism.
- Sources welcomes Seasons UV Solutions (July 5, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: Seasons UV Solutions. Seasons UV Solution a leader in ultraviolet apparel has been producing high quality sun protective products for over 10 years.
- Sources welcomes Dr. Dena Churchill (July 5, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: Dr. Dena Churchill. Dr. Dena Churchill is a speaker, consultant, chiropractor and author of the book, Divinity In Divorce: The Power in Gratitude and Love.
- What will Canadians eat During Canada Day Celebrations? (June 30, 2010)
Two riceworks® contests launch with free snacks in Ottawa on July 1, 2010.
- As ACTA talks resume, new leak confirms fears about threat to online free expression (June 29, 2010)
Reporters Without Borders urges ACTA negotiators not to sacrifice Internet free speech and access to online information to the desire to combat piracy and the counterfeiting of copyrighted works
- Three Steps to Groom a Goddess (June 29, 2010)
The Goddess. Who is this lady and what are her qualities? Is she the princess of alluring feminine beauty? Is she the sex symbol of the century? Is she the wisest or wealthiest woman in the world or the Mother of all Nature? How is it that you define
- Wisdom of the Ages (June 29, 2010)
Wisdom as an academic accomplishment or a stage in development? Wisdom as in a sage with special knowledge? Wisdom as a biblical biography or philosophical principle? What is wisdom and where do we find it?
- Halifax Author Helps People Find Divinity in Divorce with New Book (June 28, 2010)
Divinity for Dr. Dena Churchill, an inspirational speaker, coach to those in crisis and author of the new book, Divinity In Divorce The Power in Gratitude and Love, goes beyond traditional theological definition. It is about finding love, gratitude
- Honduras: Rule of law and civil liberties founder in year since coup (June 28, 2010)
Joint statement on the first anniversary of the 28 June 2009 coup détat in Honduras.
- Press Conference: First Hand Accounts of Mass Arrests and Intimidation in Toronto (June 28, 2010)
The Alternative Media Centre, Toronto Community Mobilization Network and Movement Defence Committee will hold a joint press conference to present first hand accounts of the events that have been taking place in recent hours.
- What will Queen Elizabeth Snack on During the Canada Day Pageantry? (June 28, 2010)
Monarch and Prince Phillip in Ottawa same time as riceworks crisps contests launch.
- Lessons for Risk and Opportunity from NHL Draft (June 27, 2010)
The NHL amateur draft has just ended and it offers interesting lessons about assessing risk and opportunity.
- Information Session on New Regulation of Immigration Consultants (June 25, 2010)
Certified immigration consultants get together to air their views and express their opinions on the future of the regulation
- Quilt of Belonging at the G20 Summit (June 25, 2010)
Quilt of Belonging, one of Canadas most powerful and comprehensive art projects, is a feature exhibit at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre for the G20 Summit. The richly hued, 120-foot textile
mosaic, portrays the rich cultural legacies
- Fibres du monde au Sommet G20 (June 25, 2010)
Fibres du monde, un remarquable projet d'art textile collectif est en exposition au Metro Toronto Convention Centre au cadre du Sommet G20. Cette riche tapisserie qui prouve que tous on leur
place dans le tissu social représente nos riches héritage
- Reporters Without Borders unveils first-ever Anti-Censorship Shelter (June 25, 2010)
Reporters Without Borders today launched the worlds first Anti-Censorship Shelter in Paris for use by foreign journalists, bloggers and dissidents.
- Jewish Group Applauds Pride's Pro-Free Speech Stance (June 25, 2010)
Independent Jewish Voices Canada applauds and congratulates Pride Toronto on its historic decision to allow Queers Against Israeli Apartheid to march in next month's Pride parade. IJV condemns attempts by the Canadian Jewish Congress
- CCNM student wins Bobs Red Mill Intercollegiate Cup Scholarship (June 24, 2010)
Nicole Papineau, a third year student at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM) quipped about quinoa to win a scholarship as part of the Bobs Red Mill Intercollegiate Cup.
- Jewish group to Layton: Investigate Israel/Palestine with Neutral Hosts (June 24, 2010)
The NDP should reject the invitation of the Canada-Israel Committee to host or facilitate a trip by Jack Layton and caucus members to Israel, says Independent Jewish Voices Canada. They should be guided by party neutral to the conflict.
- This Weeks LOTTO MAX $50 Million Jackpot Can Be A Problem for Gamblers (June 22, 2010)
The LOTO MAX jackpot has many Canadians purchasing their winning tickets, however many are gambling with money they cannot afford to lose.
- Why Cash is King (Again) (June 21, 2010)
Last week, the Wall Street Journal pointed out that cash reserves in US companies are at the highest levels since 1952.
- Cross Country Cure Cyclists Crossing Canada for Breast Cancer Research (June 17, 2010)
From British Columbia to Newfoundland, Cody Howard and Shaun Fantauzzo's tour accross Canada is dedicated to Cody's mom who is a two time breast cancer survivor and other members of their families that have battled cancer.
- Jewish Group Condemns Feeding Frenzy Surrounding Libby Davies (June 16, 2010)
Independent Jewish Voices Canada condemns what it calls a feeding frenzy around NDP Member of Parliament Libby Davies. The story is no longer what Libby Davis said but the mania surrounding it.
- Jewish group rejects Bnai Brith censorship of Manitoba high school exam (June 13, 2010)
Independent Jewish Voices (Canada) condemns Manitoba Education Minister Nancy Allan for caving in to a demand to censor a question on the provinces Grade 12 final Language Arts examination. IJV-C also condemns Bnai Brith Canada for suggesting
- Can companies do better in preparing their executives for crises? (June 13, 2010)
BP CEO Tony Hayward's performance in the Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf of Mexico leads us to ask if companies can better prepare their executives for crises.
- FOCALPoint: Focus on education challenges in Latin America, improving quality in Bolivia and Venezuela (June 9, 2010)
The June edition of FOCALPoint focuses on education challenges in Latin America. It highlights the need to improve quality after significant advances were made in broadening access. Regional perspectives on challenges ahead are complemented by views
- Canadian Jewish Group Calls for Independent Inquiry on Flotilla Tragedy (June 8, 2010)
Independent Jewish Voices - Canada calls for independent inquiry on the Gaza flotilla tragedy.
- Sources welcomes Investors-Aid Co-operative of Canada (June 8, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: Investors-Aid Co-operative of Canada. Investors-Aid Co-operative of Canada is the country's only national consumer organization working on behalf of investors and savers.
- Sources welcomes Norm Quantz (June 8, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: Norm Quantz - Relationship Expert. Norman Quantz, MA in counselling, is an online video counselling therapist, educator, speaker and author.
- Naturopathic Doctor Jonathan Prousky Named Orthomolecular Doctor of the Year (June 7, 2010)
Jonathan Prousky, naturopathic doctor and chief naturopathic medical officer at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicines Robert Schad Naturopathic Clinic, has received the 2010 Orthomolecular Doctor of the Year award. This is the first time
- CIBC and CAW honoured for supporting vulnerable children (June 6, 2010)
Canadian Feed The Children recognizes CIBC and CAW union members on June 6, 2010 at the Bata Shoe Museum in Toronto from 6:30 to 9 pm for their support of vulnerable children.
- Has All That Risk Caught Up With BP? (June 6, 2010)
BP's woes in the Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf of Mexico are consistent with its longstanding culture of risky behaviour and gambling.
- Immigration Regulator Taken to Court (June 4, 2010)
CSIC members are increasingly unsatisfied with their regulator and its decisions. Two applications for a leave to the Federal Court were approved by a Judge and are awaiting a hearing.
- Harper government should stop excusing Israeli crimes -- Independent Jewish Voices (June 3, 2010)
Harper government should stop excusing Israeli crimes.
- IFIC Responds to FSCOs Request for Comments on its Proposed Statement of Priorities (June 1, 2010)
TORONTO The Investment Funds Institute of Canada (IFIC) today reported that it has
submitted a response to the Financial Services Commission of Ontario (FSCO) in respect of its
request for comments on its proposed 2010 Statement of Priorities
- Communication severed with flotilla media (June 1, 2010)
Reporters Without Borders urges the Israeli authorities to release a list of the journalists who were arrested during yesterdays raid on the humanitarian flotilla and to say where they are being held.
- Surviving Stress At Mid Life (June 1, 2010)
Mid Life Women Struggle With Stress - increase personal power to lower stress
- Celiac Disease And GlutenFree Diet Experts Go Online To Inform The Public (June 1, 2010)
Dietitian and Author, Shelley Case, RD and Dr. Daniel Leffler to host live webinars in June and July.
- United Nations Joint Statement (May 31, 2010)
Joint Statement of Robert Serry, UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process and Filippo Grandi, Commissioner-General of the UN Relief and Works Agency.
- IFJ Condemns Gaza Attack and Demands International Inquiry after Reports of Media Casualties (May 31, 2010)
The International Federation of Journalists today reacted with shock at the news of the brutal attacks on civilians, including journalists, by Israeli forces in the assault on a flotilla that yesterday tried to breach the military blockade of Gaza
- Jewish group condemns Israeli attack on Gaza Freedom Flotilla (May 31, 2010)
Independent Jewish Voices Canada (IJV) has expressed shock and outrage in response to the deaths and injuries of participants in the Gaza Freedom Flotilla at the hands of the Israeli navy.
- Call from Gaza for Global Response to Killings on the Freedom Flotilla (May 31, 2010)
We Gaza based Palestinian Civil Society Organizations and International activists call on the international community and civil society to pressure their governments and Israel to cease the abductions and killings in Israel's attacks on the Flotilla
- Jewish-Canadians Decry Canadas Open Door to Israeli PM Netanyahu (May 31, 2010)
Independent Jewish Voices finds it abhorrent that the Canadian Government is extending a warm welcome to Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu to Canada on May 30/31. An honest and responsible government would instead indict Mr. Netanyahu for war crimes.
- Sources welcomes Independent Jewish Voices (May 31, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: Independent Jewish Voices. ndependent Jewish Voices represents Jews in Canada from diverse backgrounds, occupations and affiliations who have in common a strong commitment to social justice and universal human rights.
- So You Think It's Easy to Lead During a Crisis? (May 30, 2010)
Decision-making and leading during a major crisis - such as the current catastrophe in the Gulf of Mexico - is difficult and stressful for a leader.
- Science for Peace objects to Free Trade Agreement with Colombia (May 26, 2010)
Science for Peace is appalled that the Liberals dropped their objections on human rights grounds to the Canada-Colombia FTA. The USA, Norway, and Belgium have delayed approval of trade agreements because of Colombia's egregious human rights record.
- Closet Questions Should it Stay or Go? (May 26, 2010)
Stumped as to what to keep and what to get rid of? Try asking yourself these questions to help you define what should be in your closet:
- Hand in Hand - Stitching for Justice & Peace - Exhibition of Quilts from Israel, Palestine and Canada (May 26, 2010)
The exhibit brings together quilts centred around peace and hope in Palestine and Israel. Opening reception on June 3, 2010 with facilitator speaking. Co-sponsored by: United Jewish Peoples Order, Trinity St. Pauls United Church & Beit Zatoun.
- Full support for government plans to restructure CSIC (May 25, 2010)
CAPIC supports changes coming to the Regulator CSIC. Changes may include a restructuring of the Regulator and to give it more teeth. Board of CSIC, led by John Ryan has lost its focus and reportedly has had governance issues.
- Dr. Izzeldin Abuelaish in conversation with Rick Salutin at Beit Zatoun in Toronto - June 4, 2010 (May 25, 2010)
Dr. Izzeldin Abuelaish in conversation with Rick Salutin at Beit Zatoun in Toronto - June 4, 2010
Dr. Abuelaish, known as "the Gaza Doctor," is the author of the bestselling book, "I Shall Not Hate."
- Apple's Brilliant Application of Timeless Military Strategy Principles (May 24, 2010)
Apple's highly successful introduction of the iPad back in April illustrates two important principles of military strategy.
- BP and the Real Value of Prudent Risk Management (May 24, 2010)
Prudent risk management is about weighing potential risks against potential rewards and benefits.
- Sticky Do's and Don'ts (May 19, 2010)
We sure have a love affair with adhesive notes. Expanding from the original yellow square note pad, they now come in many colors, sizes, shapes, and specialty varieties (super sticky, page tags, divider tags.)
- Cours UNPOL pour renforcer les capacités dans les missions de paix (May 17, 2010)
Le Centre Pearson pour le maintien de la paix, en collaboration avec lapolice militaire du district fédéral de Brasilia, tiendra du 17 au 28 mai prochains sa première formation prédéploiement UNPOL en Amérique latine à lacadémie de la police à Brasi
- UN Police Course to Help Increase Capacity in Peacekeeping Missions (May 17, 2010)
The Pearson Peacekeeping Centre (PPC) along with the
Military Police of the District of Brasilia is holding its first UN Police Pre-deployment (UNPOL)
course in Latin America from May 17 to 28 at the Police Academy in Brasilia, Brazil. This is also
- Companies Run They Way They Are Led (May 17, 2010)
BP's Gulf of Mexico oil disaster and the wave of losses and government scrutiny that have washed over Wall Street in the last year and a half have something in common.
- Religious Freedom and Human Rights (May 14, 2010)
Religious Freedom and Human Rights seminar June 21 sets table for G8 reflections.
- Des employés de l'Agence du revenu du Canada obtiennent le Prix d'excellence dans la fonction de contrôle secteur public (May 13, 2010)
CMA Canada et le CIPFA félicitent Michel Bernard, Mary-Lee Clarke et Joan Reade de l'Agence du revenu du Canada, qui ont obtenu le deuxième Prix dexcellence dans la fonction de contrôle − secteur public.
- Canada Revenue Agency employees named recipients of the Award of Excellence for Comptrollership in the Public Sector (May 13, 2010)
CMA Canada and CIPFA congratulate Michel Bernard, Mary-Lee Clarke and Joan Reade (Section 5970 Project Team) from the Canada Revenue Agency, on being chosen as the recipients of the second annual Award of Excellence for Comptrollership in the Public
- Focus on Canada-Mexico ties in May edition of FOCALPoint: Canada's Spotlight on the Americas (May 13, 2010)
This edition draws together diplomats, policy-makers and analysts to look into the current state of the Canada-Mexico relationship. Most argue that both countries would benefit from enhancing their bilateral diplomatic, economic and security ties.
- IFIC Appears Before Senate Standing Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce: Reinforces Value of Advice (May 13, 2010)
TORONTO Investment Funds Institute of Canada (IFIC) President & CEO, Joanne De Laurentiis, along with IFIC Members Murray Taylor, President and CEO, Investors Group, and Charles Guay, President and CEO, National Bank Securities Inc., today tabled
- Dreaming of a Good Nights Sleep 8 Tips to Create a Restful Sleep (May 12, 2010)
To maximize productivity for the following day, it is important to start off on the right track. Preparing yourself for your days events begins with a good nights sleep. If you are tired of tossing and turning, follow these 8 tips to enjoy
- Pay attention, its a circus out there! National Road Safety Week: May 21 27, 2010 (May 11, 2010)
During National Road Safety Week the Canada Safety Council wants you to take precautions while you are out and about. Keep your eyes on the road and on other road users. Be vigilant and stay aware of your surroundings at all times.
- Judges Do an AboutFace in Online Charity Contest, Giving Away $60,000 Total (May 10, 2010)
Healthy Snack Maker Announces Winners of Show Us Your Goodness Contest
- Richard Martin Warns That Prudent Risk Management is Always Needed (May 9, 2010)
BP's Gulf of Mexico oil well disaster highlights once more the fact that proper risk management is always needed, particularly in risky or dangerous undertakings.
- Sources welcomes Cheryl Cran (May 8, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: Cheryl Cran, CSP - Expert on Generations and Leadership.
- Celebrating the World's Freedom of the Press Year (May 7, 2010)
The National Ethnic Press and Media Council of Canada is pleased to announce that is organized the annual ethnic press exhibition from Monday May 10th to Sunday May 16, 2010.
- Human Resources Association Announces Recipients of Provincial Awards (May 7, 2010)
The BC Human Resources Management Association (BC HRMA) announced this years recipients of the Awards of Excellence, Rising Star Award and FCHRPs last evening at a gala held in conjunction with the associations 48th Annual Conference & Showcase.
- Mudroom Madness (May 5, 2010)
Is your mudroom, hallway, foyer or entry way making you mad? Do you constantly trip over everything on the floor? Is there no space to put anything?
- Research Shows Employers Need to Focus on Ways to Make the Generations Happy at Work (May 4, 2010)
Generations at work are showing increased job dissatisfaction, employers need to be focused on keeping the generations happy at work. The biggest threat to companies over the next decade will be the erosion and loss of their talent.
- Herb/Drug Interactions: What You Don't Know CAN Hurt You (May 4, 2010)
Can combining prescription antidepressants and herbal medicine put your life at risk? Misconceptions abound when it comes to combining herbal medications and conventional drugs. Naturopathic doctors can help.
- Winnipeg to host international religious event June 21 to June 23, 2010 (May 4, 2010)
Winnipeg to host international religious event June 21 to June 23, 2010
Faith leaders to shadow G8/G20 Summit in Huntsville
- University of WINNIPEG AWARDED MAJOR GLOBAL PROGRAM IN INDIGENOUS DEVELOPMENT (May 4, 2010)
The University of Winnipeg has been selected to become the international hub for the study of Indigenous peoples and communities joining a prestigious world-class network of universities.
- IFIC Stresses Importance of Fourth Pillar in Retirement Savings System Debate (May 3, 2010)
TORONTO The Investment Funds Institute of Canada (IFIC) today announced that it published its submission to the Department of Finance related to a request for comments on its consultation paper, Ensuring the Ongoing Strength of Canadas Retirement
- Sources welcomes Richard Martin (May 3, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: Richard Martin. Richard Martin is President and Founder of Alcera Consulting Inc. He helps individuals and organizations to thrive and leverage opportunities in the face of rapid change, risk and uncertainty.
- Are We Drawing the Right Lessons from the Gulf Oil Disaster? (May 3, 2010)
We are already hearing calls from environmentalists for a moratorium on oil drilling and exploration in coastal zones, with a definite "I told you so" attitude. Unfortunately, that would be drawing precisely the wrong lesson from the Gulf of Mexico
- Canada Agriculture Museum Introduces Live Bee Colony (May 3, 2010)
Members of the media are invited to explore Taking Care of Beesness and meet the project manager, curator, and interp
- Reporters without Borders works on all fronts (May 3, 2010)
World Press Freedom Day, 3 May, is an occasion for Reporters Without Borders to reaffirm the values it defends, the right to inform and the right to access information, without which democracy is impossible.
- MS Awareness Month: $6.7 million in new research funding approved (May 3, 2010)
Kicking off multiple sclerosis awareness month this year, the MS Society of Canada announced $6.7 million in new research funding. Pending acceptance of the awards, it is expected that $4.2 million of the total will go towards 18 operating grants
- THANKS A MILLION! (May 3, 2010)
The Breast Cancer Society of Canada (BCSC) would like to thank Marks Work Wearhouse for their rewarding eight-year partnership, which has resulted in more than $1-million being gifted to breast cancer research initiat initiatives across Canada.
- May Day 2010: Jobs, Justice and Public Services Getting the Economy to Work (April 30, 2010)
May 1, 2010 - On today of all days, trade unionists around the world demand fresh steps to reform the global economy in favour of social justice, investment in jobs and fairness in society. This is no time for business as usual.
- Daytona Beach Florida Revs Up For Hypnosis Week! Hypno Expo '10 May 26th 31st, 2010 (April 30, 2010)
Debbie Papadakis has been welcomed back to speak at the IMDHA, Hypnosis Conference beginning at the Daytona Beach Hilton Hotel from May 26th-31st, 2010.
- IFJ Releases Press Freedom Report for South Asia (April 30, 2010)
The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) in association with the South Asia Media Solidarity Network (SAMSN) will officially release the eighth annual report on press freedom in South Asia at a regional event on May 3.
- Safe Drinking Water (April 30, 2010)
Drinking water specialists from across the province gather at Caesars Windsor, May 2 -5, for the Joint Annaual Conference & Trade Show of the Ontario Water Works Association (OWWA) and the Ontario Municipal Water Association (OMWA).
- IFIC Comments on Manitoba Consultation Paper on Retirement Income System (April 30, 2010)
TORONTO The Investment Funds Institute of Canada (IFIC) today published its submission to Manitobas Minister of Finance related to a request by Manitoba for comments on its consultation paper.
- Online Video Gaming - When Does It Become A Health Hazard? (April 30, 2010)
The recent launch of the popular gaming television series, Pure Pwnage, reflects a growing interest and devotion to gaming culture which healthcare professionals find worrisome. Obsessive preoccupation with gaming is a growing health concern.
- Get Ready for the Spring Thaw Regain your Refrigerator (April 28, 2010)
Heres a different sort of spring thaw and one you can do yourself. Get prepared to clean out your fridge and freezer. This process is a hot idea with refrigerator rules that will save you money and time.
- Great Leaders Embrace Competition and Conflict (April 28, 2010)
One of the most powerful things a leader can do is surround him or herself with competent people. Unfortunately, I often encounter leaders in positions of trust and authority that prefer weak subordinates.
- Richard Martin enseignera la gestion des projets d'aide humanitaire (April 26, 2010)
Alcera Conseil de gestion inc. est fire dannoncer que Richard Martin enseignera le cours de Gestion des projets daide humanitaire lUniversit du Qubec en Outaouais, Gatineau, Qubec.
- Richard Martin to Teach Humanitarian Assistance Project Management (April 26, 2010)
Richard Martin will teach a course in the Management of Humanitarian Assistance Projects at Universite du Quebec en Outaouais in Gatineau, Quebec
- Media Advisory: Global Issues and Local Solutions: Why Your World Is About to Get a Whole Lot Smaller (April 22, 2010)
Jeff Rubin is joining a stellar line-up of business leaders, visionaries and HR experts at the BC Human Resources Management Associations (BC HRMA) 48th Annual Conference: New World
New Ideas People, Passion, Profit. Rubin, the best-selling author
- Canada-Mexico Initiative identifies policy options to energize bilateral relationship (April 21, 2010)
Experts gathered to develop policy options to scale up Canada-Mexico ties at a meeting in Ontario. They were convened under the Canada-Mexico Initiative chaired by Hon. Bill Graham and Mexican Senator Rosario Green to dialogue with policy-makers.
- Sun Care, Be Aware - National Summer Safety Week: May 1 7, 2010 (April 21, 2010)
During National Summer Safety Week the Canada Safety Council encourages you to protect yourself in the sun all summer long. Always apply plenty of sunscreen before going outside, whether it's sunny or cloudy, hot or cool. Make sure it has a sun
- The Rules of Disengagement: Ending Conversations Gracefully and Tactfully (April 21, 2010)
Do you ever have trouble ending a telephone conversation? Do you need to speak to someone but worry because it always turns into a long drawn out conversation on topics you would rather not speak about? Do people come in your office and you can't
- IFIC Makes Recommendations Aimed at Improving Retirement Savings (April 16, 2010)
The Investment Funds Institute of Canada (IFIC) today published submissions it
made to the Nova Scotia Ministry of Labour and Workforce Development, and the Alberta
Ministry of Finance and Enterprise. These submissions were made further to requests
- Sakharov Network requests Chinese dissident Hu Jias release (April 15, 2010)
The Sakharov Network calls on the European Parliaments president and the countries of the European Union to take energetic action to obtain the release of imprisoned Chinese human rights activist Hu Jia.
- B.C.s Human Resources Association Announces Finalists For Provincial Awards (April 15, 2010)
The BC Human Resources Management Association (BC HRMA) is proud to announce the finalists for the provincial professional awards.
- Sources welcomes Michael Riordon (April 14, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: Michael Riordon. Canadian writer and documentary-maker Michael Riordon writes/directs/produces books and articles, audio, video and film documentaries, plays for radio and stage.
- VIP: Very Inventive Procrastinator (April 14, 2010)
Many of us think we have conquered procrastination and have become efficient workers. This may be true for some of us, but when it comes to procrastination we may have just become a little more creative. You may just be a V.I.P. Very Inventive Pro
- The April edition of FOCALPoint: Canada's Spotlight on the Americas is out (April 7, 2010)
This edition draws together analysts, policy-makers and development practitioners to look into current issues in Canada, Colombia, Cuba, Haiti and Mexico ranging from disability to multilateralism, from gang violence to political dissidence.
- Upstart Succeeds in Same Marketing Arena as Pepsi, JPMorgan Chase, Amex-NBC (April 7, 2010)
riceworks Competes with Marketing Heavyweights In Developing Charity Contest Using Crowdsourcing and Social Media Marketing Tactics
- Planning the Perfect Dinner Party (April 7, 2010)
Hosting a dinner party takes preparation and organization. With everyones busy schedules, families and friends dont often get the chance to sit down and enjoy a special meal together. Here are some suggestions to help make your next gathering easy
- Book Release: "GIS in Hospital & Healthcare Emergency Management" (April 6, 2010)
New book on the use of GIS in hospital and healthcare emergency management, with a chapter by a Canadian law student.
- IFJ Demands Probe into Iraq Media Deaths After US Army Film Exposes Killing of Unarmed civilians and Journalists (April 6, 2010)
Call for an investigation into the actions of the United States army which has been implicated in killings of journalists in Iraq following the release of a shocking video film of a helicopter gunship attack on civilians including two media staff.
- More than 3,500 petition Iran to free journalists, writers (April 6, 2010)
More than 3,500 concerned people from around the world are petitioning Irans Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Sayed Ali Khamenei, to immediately release dozens of journalists writers, and bloggers currently imprisoned in the country.
- Israeli media forbidden to report case widely covered internationally (April 6, 2010)
Reporters Without Borders condemns an absurd court-ordered ban on Israeli media coverage of the case of Anat Kam, an online journalist and former soldier accused of leaking classified military information.
- Future-Proofing Canadas Retirement Income System (April 1, 2010)
IFIC makes four recommendations in its response to B.C. Consultation Paper
- Seven Successful Strategies for Working from Home (March 31, 2010)
Working from home or ready to join the thousands of Canadians who already do? Home-based businesses offer considerable advantages, but many challenges. Here are seven strategies that will make your home office experience more productive and rewarding
- The price of one lie is the loss of many truths (TM) (March 31, 2010)
Does a 4000-year-old law harm us today? You bet it does. Names coming out of that law are in our language today and are being used everyday.
- Metro Vancouver Image Consultant Nominated for President-Elect on International Board of Directors (March 31, 2010)
Metro Vancouver Image Consultant, Kimberly Law was nominated to serve as President-Elect for the Association of Image Consultant International for the 2010-2011 term. The President-Elects primary function is preparation for the position of President
- Fundamentalists target Twitter and Facebook in unprecedented move (March 30, 2010)
Reporters Without Borders deplores the ruling by an Islamic court ordering a Nigerian human rights group, the Civil Rights Congress, to close its blog and stop hosting debates on Twitter and Facebook about the use of amputation to punish theft.
- Human Rights Council resolution on blasphemy (March 30, 2010)
Reporters Without Borders is extremely concerned by a resolution condemning defamation of religions which the United Nations Human Rights Council adopted on 25 March.
- Join the Sources Affiliate Program and Earn 20% every time you refer a new member (March 29, 2010)
The Sources Affiliate Program is for you if you are a public relations, media relations, or marketing professional with clients and contacts who need publicity and exposure; or your business, association or website serves those needing publicity.
- Sources welcomes Science for Peace (March 29, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: Science for Peace. Science for Peace is a Canadian organization which brings together those interested in the natural and social sciences in order to address the global crises facing humankind.
- Sources welcomes Total Debt Freedom Inc. (March 29, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: Total Debt Freedom Inc. Total Debt Freedom is a Canadian Debt Settlement Company founded in 2005.
- Sources welcomes Honest Reporting Canada (March 29, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: Honest Reporting Canada. Honest Reporting Canada is an independent grass-roots organization promoting fairness and accuracy in Canadian Media coverage of Israel and the Middle East.
- Finalists announced for second annual Award of Excellence for Comptrollership in the Public Sector (March 29, 2010)
CMA Canada and CIPFA are pleased to announce the selection of finalists for the second annual Award of Excellence for Comptrollership in the Public Sector.
- Manitoba and Saskatchewan added to the Premiere Map (March 25, 2010)
Canadas largest extended-stay provider creates a new franchise for the Prairies, opening suites in Winnipeg, Regina and Saskatoon
- No hesitation Simple Techniques to Help You Say No (March 24, 2010)
How often have you found yourself unable to say no to someone? It isnt easy turning down an invite or request. After all, it may mean a lost opportunity or bad feelings, personally or professionally. But if you say yes too often you may wind up
- IFJ Condemns Spate of Journalists' Murders in Honduras (March 17, 2010)
The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) today expressed fresh concern over the media crisis in Honduras following three murders in two weeks targeting media.
- How to Organize Video Game Systems and Accessories (March 17, 2010)
How to Organize Video Game Systems and Accessories
- Oscars of Charities: Online Contest Unveils Semi-Finalist Winners (March 16, 2010)
Popular Snack Maker Announces Semi-Finalists To Share $60,000 in Prize Money for "Show Us Your Goodness" Online Charity Contest
- Iranian womens rights activists win first Reporters Without Borders netizen prize with support from Google (March 15, 2010)
Reporters Without Borders has awarded the first Netizen Prize to the Iranian womens rights activists of the Change for Equality (www.we-change.org) website.
- Sources welcomes Canada Gives (March 15, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: Canada Gives. Canada Gives is an independent charitable foundation designed to build personal or family foundations, helping donors manage their charitable giving.
- Thinking Haiti - Special Edition of FOCALPoint: Canada's Spotlight on the Americas (March 10, 2010)
Thinking Haiti - Special Edition of FOCALPoint: Canada's Spotlight on the Americas. This edition draws together analysts, policy makers, development practitioners and diaspora representatives to offer insights into the challenges of rebuilding Haiti.
- Like to find some money? It pays to get organized. (March 10, 2010)
A poll by the US based National Association of Professional Organizers (NAPO) found that an impressive 78% have found money or un-cashed checks during an organizing project and a fairly remarkable 26% of respondents have found $1000 or more.
- Launch of Middle East Gender Study Marks International Womens Day (March 9, 2010)
Women journalists representing 15 journalists unions of the International Federation of Journalists from across the Arab World and Middle East gathered in Al Manama-Bahrain to mark International Womens Day.
- Government of Canada invests in organic sector (March 8, 2010)
The Organic Trade Association (OTA) in Canada is pleased to announce it has received over $118,000 in support from the Government of Canada to develop a long-term international marketing strategy to expand Canadas organic sector.
- Excellence at the National Gallery of Canada (March 4, 2010)
Terms like the good and excellent have been used to exclude minorities and perpetuate a dominant monoculture. NGCs current mandate of excellence raises serious questions about its ability to represent a culturally diverse nation.
- Never Worry About Losing Your Keys Again (March 3, 2010)
It seem like the items we spend most of our time searching for are the ones we need and use daily. The best example is our keys. How many of us spend 20 extra minutes every morning before leaving the house searching for our keys, or five minutes
- Red Carpet And Green Swag: Hollywood Goody Bags Go Eco & Natural (March 2, 2010)
Gourmet Snack Maker Earns Invitation Into Eco-Loot Bags for Hollywood Stars in Event Leading to 2010 Oscar Awards.
- Being Organized Takes the Sting Out of Tax Time (February 24, 2010)
Whether we like it or not its time to file your taxes. Even if an expert files them for you, it is still your responsibility to get the information together. Are you feeling the pain involved with this annual necessity?
- Sources welcomes DPA Industries Inc. (February 23, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: DPA Industries Inc. DPA Industries Inc. is the industry leader for omega-3 health products.
- Elmer the Safety Elephant Be Prepared! Poster Contest (February 22, 2010)
The Canada Safety Council and its partner Public Safety Canada are pleased to announce Elmer the Safety Elephants Be Prepared! Poster Contest for elementary school students in grades two to five all across Canada.
- Soutien Apport aux Pays Africains Francophones (February 18, 2010)
Le Centre Pearson pour le maintien de la paix (CPMP) a obtenu un appui financier de prs de 3,5 millions de dollars du Ministre des Affaires trangres et du Commerce international (MAECI) du Canada afin de mettre sur pied, en collaboration avec
- Support for Africa's French-Speaking Countries (February 18, 2010)
The Pearson Peacekeeping Centre has received close to $3.5 million from the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade of Canada (DFAIT) to execute a project, in collaboration with the Francophone Research Network on Peace Operations (ROP)
- How to promote your expertise with news releases, articles, and FAQs (February 17, 2010)
Publishing articles and news releases that spotlight your expertise is one of the very best ways to build your credibility & attract positive attention. As a SOURCES member you have FREE access to an extremely effective tool for doing exactly that
- Eight Tips that Make Filing Business Income Taxes Easy (February 17, 2010)
There are many great things about having your own businesses. Filing your taxes isnt one of them. So here are eight quick tips that you can use to make filing your taxes easier and less time consuming.
- More Love: $30,000 Valentine Gift For Charities, Nonprofits and Fundraisers (February 11, 2010)
Popular Snack Maker Doubles Funding For Online Contest To Help More Charities and Nonprofits Share $60,000 in Prize Money.
- Helping Families Cope with an Eating Disorder (February 11, 2010)
The debilitating effects of alcohol and drug addictions on the family are generally well-known; however, when it comes to eating disorders, people remain less aware of the disruptive familial effects.
- Understanding Addiction is the First Step Towards Recovery (February 11, 2010)
The goal of National Addiction Awareness Week is to de-stigmatize addiction, promote the fact that addiction is a treatable health issue, and spread the message that recovery from substance abuse and other addictive behaviours is possible.
- Bellwood Launches New Dynamic Addiction Resource Web Site (February 11, 2010)
Bellwood Health Services is pleased to announce the launching of its new interactive website, designed to help users learn about addiction and find treatment and support resources.
- Photographer Ibrahim Jassam freed after US Army held him for 17 months without explanation (February 10, 2010)
Reporters Without Borders welcomed the release today of Iraqi photographer, Ibrahim Jassam, of Reuters, who had been held by the US military since his arrest on 1st September 2008.
- IFJ Condemns Arrest of Russian Editor after Exposure of Police Corruption Sparks Raid (February 10, 2010)
The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) today condemned the arrest of Valery Smetanin, Editor-in-chief and Galina Yablokova and her son Alexej Yablokov, two founders of the Ivanovo-Press weekly in central Russia.
- Organize Anything Announces Top 10 List of Best Organizing Products (February 9, 2010)
Organize Anything Announces Top 10 List of Best Organizing Products
- US military must explain why marines censored Haitian photographer (February 7, 2010)
Homère Cardichon, a photographer working for the daily Le Nouvelliste in Haiti, had his camera confiscated by US marines while covering a demonstration by disgruntled residents outside the US embassy in the Port-au-Prince.
- BTselem demands a halt to baseless assault by Rights and Democracy chair (February 7, 2010)
BTselem has written to demand that Board members of the Canadian organization Rights and Democracy stop maligning B'Tselem's name.
- Canadas Largest All-Franchise Show Comes to Toronto on February 20 & 21, 2010 (February 5, 2010)
The Franchise Show, Canadas most trusted franchise-only tradeshow, runs Saturday, Feb. 20 and Sunday, Feb. 21 at the Toronto Congress Centre, in Hall A/B, 650 Dixon Road in Etobicoke, Ontario. More details at www.cfa.ca/TheFranchiseShow/
- Picture-Perfect Advice for Sorting and Storing your Photos (February 3, 2010)
Photographs are a great way to remember special occasions, but its not always easy to keep them sorted. Here are a few tips you can follow when printing or picking up your snapshots that will help you organize and protect your precious moments:
- IFJ Marks End of Deadly Decade' With Report on Journalists and Media Staff Killed in 2009 (February 1, 2010)
The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) today issued its report on journalists and media workers who died in the exercise of journalism in 2009. The report provides detailed information of media killings.
- IFJ Report Lists Chinas Secret Bans on Media Reporting (February 1, 2010)
A new report by the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) on press freedom in China highlights the battle by local censors to control media commentary on a wide range of topics throughout in 2009.
- Celebrating the 5th Anniversary of Non-Violent Resistance in Bil'in in the West Bank (February 1, 2010)
Come to celebrate the fifth anniversary of the non-violent resistance in Bil'in in the occupied West Bank. February 5th from 5 until 6pm at the Iisraeli Consulate 180 Bloor St. W. Toronto.
- Regulatory Ammendments Necessary To Stabilize Licensed Child Care (January 28, 2010)
Operators of small non-profit and commercial child care centres attend Provincial consultations, hoping for solutions to help keep cost of licensed care affordable for parents.
- The IFJ and Article 19 Support The Guardian in Court Battle for Journalists Rights in Iraq (January 28, 2010)
ARTICLE 19, the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and the Iraqi Union of Journalists today called on the Iraqi authorities to drop charges of defamation against the British newspaper The Guardian and its journalist Ghaith Abdul-Ahad.
- Mohammed Khatib, coordinator of West Bank Coordination Committee arrested (January 28, 2010)
Mohammed Khatibs arrest today is the most severe escalation in a recent wave of repression again the Palestinian popular struggle and its leadership. Khatib is the 35th resident of Bilin to be arrested on suspicions related to anti-Wall protest .
- Try Something New in 2010 (January 27, 2010)
Its the beginning of another new year and everyone is busy thinking of ways to improve their lives. Take the opportunity of a new calendar year to get off to a fresh start. Here are 7 tips you can follow to help you start the New Year off right.
- Popular Online Charity Contest Wins More Nomination Time for Nonprofits (January 26, 2010)
Popular Snack Maker Extends Online Contest by Two Weeks To Give People More Time to Nominate Inspiring Charities For Chance To Win $30,000 in Shared Prize Money.
- Inaugural Event: A dramatic reading of a personal account of bombing of Gaza (January 25, 2010)
New Toronto Art and Culture Venue - Beit Zatoun. Inaugural Event: A dramatic reading of SEVEN DAYS FROM A GAZA DIARY, on 1st anniversary of Israeli assault on Gaza. In Toronto; Saturday January 30 at 6 pm. Beit Zatoun House, 612 Markham St.
- IFIC 2009 Year in Review in Conversatiom with Dennis Yanchus (January 25, 2010)
Investor sentiment, sales and Canadas international standing will be discussed at this media-only event.
- Sources welcomes Open Access Limited (January 23, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: Open Access Limited. Open Access provides journalists with unbiased sources for stories about how companies can better help employees save for retirement.
- Sources welcomes Media Awareness Network (January 23, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: Media Awareness Network. Media Awareness Network (MNet) is a Canadian not-for-profit centre of expertise in media and digital literacy.
- Sources welcomes Crescent School (January 23, 2010)
Sources welcomes a new member: Crescent School. Established in 1913, Crescent School is a day school for boys.
- Sources welcomes Bayshore Specialty Rx (January 23, 2010)
Sources welcomes Bayshore Specialty Rx. Bayshore Specialty RX offers a wide range of infusion-related and pharmaceutical support services to clients such as government care programs, pharmaceutical companies and health care organizatiations.
- Religious Minorities Should Fight Hatred Together (January 22, 2010)
A Gallup Poll showing the linkages of hatred between groups should foster more collaboration
- Final call for nominations for the second annual Award of Excellence for Comptrollership in the Public Sector (January 21, 2010)
CMA Canada and CIPFA invite federal public servants to nominate colleagues and/or to self-nominate for the Award of Excellence for Comptrollership in the Public Sector. All nominations must be received by Friday, January 22, 2010.
- Iranian regime accused of crimes against humanity (January 20, 2010)
Reporters Without Borders today accused the Iranian regime of crimes against humanity and urged the international community to speak out.
- Lack of transparency on Israels expulsion of US journalist (January 20, 2010)
Reporters Without Borders condemns suspicious circumstances surrounding Israels expulsion of US journalist, Jared Malsin, editor for the English service of the Palestinian press agency Maan.
- Use what you have the cure for your post-Christmas financial blues (January 20, 2010)
Its a new year - time for new resolutions and goals. Here's one that will help you get organized while warding off the post-Christmas financial blues use what you have. You'd be surprised at how many items you have lying around that you've never...
- A dramatic reading of a searing, personal account of bombing of Gaza (January 18, 2010)
Inaugural Event at New Toronto Art and Culture Venue - Beit Zatoun. A dramatic reading of SEVEN DAYS FROM A GAZA DIARY, on 1st anniversary of Israeli assault on Gaza. In Toronto; Saturday January 30 at 6 pm. Beit Zatoun House, 612 Markham St.
- Western Law Student Wins International Academic Awards (January 18, 2010)
Canadian law student relates his experience studying law in Israel after recently presented awards for academic merit there.
- Provincial Nutrition Society agrees new School Food and Beverage Policy is a positive step (January 15, 2010)
The Ontario Society of Nutrition Professionals in Public Health (OSNPPH) and the Ontario Public Health Association (OPHA) applaud the Ontario Ministry of Education for the release of the School Food and Beverage Policy.
- Reporters Without Borders to create centre of operations for Haitian journalists (January 15, 2010)
Reporters Without Borders intends to set up a centre of operations for Haitian journalists in Port-au-Prince in order to enable them to cover the situation and thereby assist the process of providing assistance to the population.
- IFJ Condemns Deportation Move against US Journalist in Israel (January 15, 2010)
The International Federation of Journalists today called on Israeli authorities to revoke the deportation order served on American journalist and chief English editor of Ma'an news agency, Jared Malsin, who has been denied re-entry to the country.
- Hollywood Goody Bags: Canadian Wine Wins Coveted Spot in Bag Swag for Golden Globe Awards Party (January 15, 2010)
Canadas Northern Ice Wine Selected for Inclusion in Prize Package for 2010 Golden Globe Winners, Nominees and Party-Goers.
- Hollywood Stars Enjoy Swag Bag Heaven at 2010 Golden Globe Awards (January 15, 2010)
Gourmet Snack Maker Earns A-List Recognition for Inclusion in Swanky Loot Bags for Movie Stars and Award Show Party-Goers.
- Day Care For Younger Children Put At Risk By Province's JK/SK Plan (January 13, 2010)
Day care owners say centre closures and fee increases are imminent if Ontario government doesn't act quickly to stabilize child care system in the wake of new school-based JK/SK plan.
- Support urgently needed for Haiti after 7.0 quake (January 13, 2010)
Canadian Feed The Children's community partners in the worst hit areas - urgent support needed
- Google rebels against Chinas Internet censors (January 13, 2010)
Reporters Without Borders hails US Internet giant Googles announcement yesterday that it will stop censoring the Chinese version of its search engine, Google.cn a move that could lead to Google.cns closure and Googles withdrawal from China.
- Editor of Amazonian weekly gets one-year sentence for defamation (January 13, 2010)
Reporters Without Borders condemns the one-year jail sentence that a court in Bagua, in the northeastern Amazonian province of Utcumbamba in Peru, passed yesterday on Alejandro Carrascal Carrasco, the editor of the regional weekly Noriente.
- Start the New Year right (January 13, 2010)
Its a new year and a time when people like to start fresh and sample some new approaches to areas in your life you would like to improve. You have seen the development of the organizing and redesign shows take over our television stations.
- Online Surveys Pay Off For Snack Marketer and Hard-Hit Charities (January 9, 2010)
Popular Snack Maker Finds Creative Way to Improve Product Development and Fund Charities
- Alternatives to Body Scans Do Exist (January 9, 2010)
If the technology exists to detect even greater hazards and protect privacy concerns, why wouldn't our government want to consider them?
- Canadian Shippers Expect Modest Growth in 2010 (January 6, 2010)
Shippers expect modest growth in their volumes and in rate increases of their carriers in 2010. That is one of the findings in the 5th annual benchmarking survey undertaken by Supply Chain Surveys Inc. for the Canadian Industrial Transportation Assoc
- News Years Resolutions or Fatal Attraction? (January 6, 2010)
Are you like most people? Have you set and broken many of your New Years Resolutions already? Have you spent time focused on your deficits and shortcomings? The law of attraction says we will draw those things towards us that we spend time thinking
- PM Prorogues Politics Over National Security (January 5, 2010)
Ambiguity of Conservative MP's statements around body scanners could violate Canadian privacy law.
- Making blasphemy an offence takes Europe back several centuries (January 4, 2010)
Reporters Without Borders condemns with the utmost firmness a new defamation law in Ireland that establishes blasphemy as an offence punishable by a fine of up to 25,000 euros. The law took effect on 1 January.
- Riga-based daily ransacked by unidentified intruders (January 4, 2010)
Reporters Without Borders condemns a break-in by unidentified intruders at the offices of the Riga-based daily Neatkariga Rita Avize (www.nra.lv) and its publishing house SIA Mediju Nams.
- IPS Africa Launches Reporting Gender-Based Violence Handbook (January 3, 2010)
Inter Press Service (IPS) Africa has launched a new handbook for reporters to support sustained media coverage of gender-based violence beyond 16 Days of No Violence Against Women and Children.
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