The province of Manitoba congratulated the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) on the release of its final report on the legacy of the residential school system in Canada and supports the calls to action as presented by Justice Murray Sinclair, Premier Greg Selinger announced today.
Today, the Manitoba Liberal Party detailed their reckless plan for privatizing Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries. Vowing to sell the Crown corporation as soon as possible, Liberal Rana Bokhari admitted the plan would result in job losses and wage cuts, and would be implemented regardless of the harm it would cause Manitobans.
Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne, Québec Premier Philippe Couillard, Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger and their respective environment ministers signed a new memorandum of understanding (MOU) today to facilitate their intent to link the cap and trade programs in Ontario, Quebec and Manitoba under the Western Climate Initiative, further strengthening North America’s largest carbon market.
A comprehensive plan to fight climate change and protect the environment, while creating green jobs and building a sustainable economy was released today by Premier Greg Selinger.
Liberal candidate in Radisson wants to scrap legislation that helps victims of domestic violence: Howard
This week our NDP government introduced new legislation to strengthen protection orders and better protect Manitobans escaping domestic violence.
A new five-year strategy will expand the Manitoba government’s ability to deliver restorative justice, better meet the needs of victims of crime and increase community safety, Attorney General Gord Mackintosh announced today.
Manitoba government partners with Winnipeg Blue Bombers to break the silence on violence against women
Bombers Players to be Featured in Public Service Announcements, Youth Education Workshops: Premier Selinger
Winnipeg Blue Bombers players will be featured prominently in a public education program launching in partnership with the Manitoba government to help end violence against women and girls, Premier Greg Selinger announced today.
Program Expansion Further Step in Right Direction to Reduce Transmission, Protect Manitobans from HPV-related Cancer, Regardless of Gender: Minister Blady
In an effort to keep Manitobans healthy and reduce the number of new cancer cases, the province’s Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Immunization Program will be expanded starting next year to include both males and females, Health Minister Sharon Blady announced today.
Manitoba first province to sign right to healthy environment declaration championed by Dr. David Suzuki
The Manitoba government will invest $400,000 over the next two years in the new Prairie Climate Centre at the University of Winnipeg, Premier Greg Selinger announced today, adding that Manitoba also becomes the first Canadian province to sign the Blue Dot Declaration put forward by the David Suzuki Foundation, which demonstrates the province’s commitment to a healthy environment for all Manitobans.
Strategy Helps Non-profits Improve Services: Minister Irvin-Ross
The Manitoba government is expanding the opportunity for stable funding and reduced red tape for non-profit organizations, allowing them to focus on delivering important services to the communities they serve, Family Services Minister Kerri Irvin-Ross, minister responsible for non-profits, announced today.