February 1, 2018

Statement by Minister Joly on Black History Month

The theme for Black History Month 2018 is “Black Canadian Women: Stories of Strength, Courage and Vision” OTTAWA, Feb. 1, 2018 /CNW/ – Today marks the beginning of this […]
February 1, 2018

Statement by the Prime Minister on Black History Month

OTTAWA, Feb. 1, 2018 /CNW/ – The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Black History Month: “Today we begin Black History Month, a time to […]
January 30, 2018

Prime Minister announces that the Government of Canada will officially recognize the International Decade for People of African Descent

OTTAWA, Jan. 30, 2018 /CNW/ – The Government of Canada is committed to build a better, more inclusive country that recognizes the contributions of all, and creates better opportunities for […]
January 30, 2018

CivicAction Drafts 25 New DiverseCity Fellows to Add to the Toronto Region’s Growing Leadership Lineup

TORONTO, Jan. 30, 2018 /CNW/ – In a region where nearly 50% of residents identify as a visible minority, but account for zero of the Toronto region’s mayors or regional chairs, […]
January 29, 2018

Justice Michael H. Tulloch, who is reviewing Ontario’s Regulation 58/16 on police street checks, (also known as carding) is set to hold his first public consultation in Thunder Bay on February 1.

TORONTO, Jan. 29, 2018 /CNW/ – The Honourable Justice Michael H. Tulloch, who is reviewing Ontario’sRegulation 58/16 on police street checks, also known as carding, will hold a public consultation […]
January 26, 2018

2018 Toronto Black Film Festival announces full programming

January 26, 2018

2018 Black History Month stamps celebrate trailblazers Lincoln M. Alexander and Kathleen (Kay) Livingstone

OTTAWA, Jan. 26, 2018 /CNW/ – Canada Post is marking upcoming Black History Month with stamps for 2018 celebrating Lincoln M. Alexander and Kathleen (Kay) Livingstone, two prominent Black Canadians who shattered […]
January 24, 2018
Headshot of Michael Coteau wearing a suit

Ontario Taking Steps to Empower Black Youth to Reach their Full Potential

Educational Campaigns Will Support and Strengthen Communities Ontario is supporting three organizations to create public awareness campaigns that promote and reflect the strengths of Ontario’s Black […]
January 18, 2018
Laura Albanese, Minister of Citizenship and Immigration

Ontario to Welcome More Economic Immigrants in 2018

Ontario’s Allocation for Provincial Nominee Program Increased by the Federal Government, Becoming Largest in Canada Ontario will welcome more economic immigrants to the province this year, […]
January 5, 2018

Perspective: Niagara falls frozen over

Perspective We note the deep freeze gripping the United States and Canadian border where the Niagra Falls is located. The world famous falls has a fall […]
January 4, 2018

Unity Charity Presents The 2018 Unity Hip Hop Charity Party Raising Money for Underfunded Programs

The Unity Hip Hop Charity Party is back Thursday, January 18, 2018 at Revival Bar for a night of incredible party vibes, masterful music and epic talent. This […]
December 29, 2017

Toronto Community Housing plans new initiatives and expanded capital renewal as part of its tenant-centric focus in 2018

TORONTO, Dec. 29, 2017 /CNW/ – The Toronto Community Housing Corporation (TCHC) appreciates feedback from tenants and the City of Toronto, and is responding with a range of tenant […]