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Senate News: Canadian cultural diplomacy | La diplomatie culturelle canadienne

Canada must develop a cultural diplomacy strategy to meet foreign policy objectives The federal government must develop a comprehensive strategy to strengthen cultural diplomacy as a pillar of Canada’s foreign policy. Read the report Senate committee recommends amendments to Bill C‑69 … Continue reading

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Apply now for BC Rural Dividend program funding

Local governments, Indigenous communities and organizations, as well as not-for-profit organizations are eligible and encouraged to apply for funding in the sixth intake of the BC Rural Dividend program. Applications will be accepted June 15 to midnight (Pacific time) Aug. 15, 2019. … Continue reading

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NYTimes: The Racial Bias Built Into Photography

Sarah Lewis explores the relationship between racism and the camera. By Sarah Lewis | April 25, 2019   This week, Harvard University’s Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study is hosting Vision & Justice, a two-day conference on the role of the arts … Continue reading

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This Tiny Museum Fits Inside an Elevator Shaft

Mmuseumm (yes, the spelling is unusual) displays collections of small objects in a very small space. Its curator says they tell important stories. By James Barron | April 21, 2019   Alex Kalman does things that Max Hollein of the Metropolitan … Continue reading

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The Indigenous Repatriation Handbook Is Out Now, and Ready to Grow

This free, much-needed e-book was spotlighted at the Canadian Museums Association National Conference—an event heralding other key developments on Indigenous-museum relations, too by Leah Sandals In recent months, national and international government announcements on repatriation have become ever more frequent. … Continue reading

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Spring Registration Now Open for Startup Canada Digital Programs

It’s time to take your business to the next level! Connect with experts and entrepreneurs from across Canada online to gain the latest insights, tools, technologies, and expert advice. Build your growth program for free with Startup Canada and grow … Continue reading

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Startup Canada: International Women’s Month Highlights and Recap

This International Women’s Month 2019, Startup Canada, Startup Communities, and partners including co-presenting sponsors, the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC), Intuit Canada, and industry sponsors celebrated the contributions of women to the Canadian economy and challenged our community of 150,000 entrepreneurs to #BalanceforBetter to accelerate … Continue reading

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