Advocacy Group Opinion This category contains the most recent releases and statements from a huge range of advocacy and lobby groups and coalitions. Find responses to political and policy decisions, calls for investigations and action, and announcements of new partnerships, protests, legal actions, fundraising events, educational efforts and awareness campaigns. This section also contains results and reports from studies, opinion polls, and surveys.

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09:00 ET Reconcile Resource Management by Reflecting Indigenous Rights in Fisheries and Oceans Programs, Practises and Policies

Recommendations to improve federal fisheries and oceans programs released today by the National Indigenous Fisheries Institute MEMBERTOU, NS, May 22, ...


07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Government of Canada to announce new paid work placements for students in Montreal/

GATINEAU, QC, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, will announce how the Government of Canada is helping...


May 21, 2019, 18:20 ET Media Advisory - Government of Canada to announce new paid work placements for students in Montreal

GATINEAU, QC, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, will announce how the Government of Canada is helping...


May 21, 2019, 16:30 ET Government of Canada invests in women's organization in Durham Region

Women's Multicultural Resource and Counselling Centre of Durham receiving funding to ensure it can continue providing essential supports to women and ...


May 21, 2019, 16:11 ET New Poll Shows PC Strongholds Believe Ford Cuts Are Wrong

TORONTO, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - According to a new poll released today, the vast majority of Ontario residents from every region of the province agree...


May 21, 2019, 15:49 ET Government of Canada partners with Global Fishing Watch in the fight against illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing at the 2019 Collision Conference

TORONTO, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, Sean Casey,...


May 21, 2019, 15:25 ET Unifor files common employer application at Expertech aimed at Bell Canada

TORONTO, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Unifor has filed an application with the CIRB claiming that Bell Canada is the rightful employer of technicians and...


May 21, 2019, 14:54 ET Canada Expands Beef Access to Japan, Providing a Boost for Middle Class Farming Families

OTTAWA, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Maintaining and expanding market access for Canada's high-quality agricultural products means greater export...


May 21, 2019, 14:41 ET Minister Tassi visits communities in New Brunswick, highlights Government of Canada's support for seniors

MONCTON, NB, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Seniors make significant and valuable contributions to their families, communities and workplaces. That is why the...


May 21, 2019, 14:41 ET Central Ridge Exploration Drilling Project - Public Comments Invited

OTTAWA, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) must decide whether a federal environmental assessment is...


May 21, 2019, 14:24 ET Media Advisory - Parents, educators and municipal leaders team up for Day of Action against Ford's child care cuts!

TORONTO, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Parents, educators and municipal leaders will be petitioning against Ford's child care cuts at child care centres...


May 21, 2019, 12:22 ET 2019 Federal Election Campaign: FCCQ Calls for Candidates to Respond to the Needs of Six Priority Sectors in Quebec's Changing Economy

QUEBEC CITY, May 21, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - In the context of major economic change impacting Quebec, the Fédération des chambres de commerce du Québec...


May 21, 2019, 10:42 ET Glencore Must Back Up Its Goodwill Pledge to Locked-Out Workers

BELLEDUNE, NB, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - The corporate leadership of resource giant Glencore must demonstrate the sincerity of the goodwill it recently...


May 21, 2019, 09:50 ET Media Advisory - Unifor to respond to CRTC on multi-ethnic TV License

TORONTO, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Unifor is available to respond to the Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission's ruling, expected...


May 21, 2019, 08:00 ET OPSEU calls on Premier Ford to kick Niagara MPP out of his caucus

TORONTO, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas says Niagara West MPP Sam Oosterhoff's beliefs concerning women's rights are...


May 21, 2019, 08:00 ET Media/Photo Advisory - MS From the Inside Out Virtual Reality Experience Comes to Montreal for One Day Only

The powerful and emotionally moving journey allows users to step into the world of someone living with MS MONTREAL, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada has...


May 21, 2019, 08:00 ET Brampton Brick Limited Concerned Shareholder Voting Intentions For May 22, 2019 Meeting

TORONTO, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Concerned Shareholder of Brampton Brick Limited, George Christopoulos, with control/ direction of 133,600 Class A...


May 21, 2019, 08:00 ET Confusion at the counter: New survey reveals Canadian consumers confused by how food products are marketed at retail

More than a third of Canadians consider themselves a foodie TORONTO, May 21, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - A new survey commissioned by the Consorzio del...


May 21, 2019, 07:00 ET Straight from the Lamb's mouth! Brad J. Lamb launches new 'Live Talk with Lamb' real estate podcast

Condo expert Brad J. Lamb takes to the airwaves to share wit and wisdom with the masses TORONTO, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Lamb Development Corp. (LDC)...


May 21, 2019, 06:30 ET OPSEU President to Premier: 'Show some common sense'

TORONTO, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas says Ontarians should be concerned about a media report that the Ford government ...


May 18, 2019, 14:12 ET Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the results of the Australian general election

OTTAWA, May 18, 2019 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the result of the Australian general...


May 17, 2019, 16:52 ET End of steel, aluminum, and retaliatory tariffs welcome news to small businesses

TORONTO, May 17, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) is pleased by today's announcement that the Canadian and U.S....


May 17, 2019, 16:27 ET Canadian Retail Auto Sector Applauds New Steel and Aluminum Tariff Deal

OTTAWA, May 17, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Automobile Dealers Association (CADA) congratulates the Canadian and the United States governments on...


May 17, 2019, 16:21 ET Statement - The Aluminium Association of Canada

MONTREAL, May 17, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The leaders of the aluminum associations of North America -- Heidi Brock, President & CEO, The Aluminum...


May 17, 2019, 15:49 ET United Steelworkers Welcomes Tariffs Deal, Urges Strong Measures to Protect Canadian Steel

TORONTO, May 17, 2019 /CNW/ - The United Steelworkers (USW) welcomes today's agreement between the United States, Canada and Mexico to lift U.S....