In Canada, interrupted return for trucker protests

In Canada, interrupted return for trucker protests

A Canadian truck driver, a figure in the protest movement that rocked the country in February, announced on Monday (January 2) that he would give up organizing another demonstration to mark the one-year anniversary of the blockades. James Bauder, founder of Canada Unity, one of the groups behind the weeks-long occupation of central Ottawa last … Read more

In Canada banned foreigners from buying housing until 2025

In Canada banned foreigners from buying housing until 2025

The measure was proposed by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau during the 2021 election campaign. Exceptions are made for refugees and permanent residents. Foreigners are banned from buying homes in Canada starting this Sunday for the next two years, a ban meant to address the shortage of houses and apartments in the country. Exceptions are made … Read more

Statistics Canada: Job vacancies fell in third quarter

Statistics Canada: Job vacancies fell in third quarter

Published since 19 minutes The number of vacancies in the third quarter remained high compared to pre-pandemic levels. (Photo: The Canadian Press) Ottawa – According to Statistics Canada, vacancies fell in the third quarter after hitting a record high in the second quarter. The agency says employers in Canada actively sought to fill 959,600 … Read more

In Canada, civil society is demanding legal status for St. Lawrence River – Liberation

In Canada, civil society is demanding legal status for St.  Lawrence River – Liberation

Canadian associations are mobilizing to give the river legal personality, saved in 2021 from a mega-energy project. But the provincial and federal governments, despite COP15 biodiversity being held in Montreal, do not support this approach. A year before the COP15 Biodiversity, organized in Montreal, St. Lawrence River nearly 320 liquefied gas super-LNG ships pass each … Read more

Canada wants to accelerate the extraction of critical minerals

Canada wants to accelerate the extraction of critical minerals

Published on: 16/12/2022 – 00:04 Canada has unveiled its new strategy for critical minerals essential to the ecological transition and the digital economy. The aim is to speed up the approval of mining projects by simplifying the administrative procedures. The new strategy aims first of all to shorten the bureaucratic procedures in order to speed … Read more

Indigenous voices increasingly heard at COP15 | International | DW

Indigenous voices increasingly heard at COP15 |  International |  DW

It is not surprising that press conferences begin by acknowledging that Montreal is Mohawk territory that has never been ceded by Canada… but at COP 15, the phrase resonates differently, as around the presenter of this conference there are only representatives of indigenous people who all ask the same thing: that reflection on biodiversity should … Read more