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CPAC Digital Archive

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Le saviez-vous? Black History Month 2017
Like every year since the late 1990’s, the Federal government marked Black History month with a reception held at the Canadian Museum of...
Le saviez-vous? The Pass System
For over 60 years, a Pass System was in place in Canada. Just like the one implemented in South Africa by the Apartheid government, the...
Le saviez-vous? Shaw Rocket Prize
The Shaw Rocket Foundation held its annual gala in Ottawa to award it prestigious Rocket Prizes. The Foundation, created in 1994, offers...
Le saviez-vous? Parliamentarian of the Year Award 2016
The 2016 Parliamentarians of the Year Awards were presented in Ottawa in November. Prizes were given in eight different categories. These...
Le saviez-vous? The New Senate
Preparations for major renovations to the Center Block continue. The complete rehabilitation of this building will begin in the fall of...
Le saviez-vous? Manitoba Women Vote
In January 1916, Manitoba granted the right to vote to women. It was the first Canadian jurisdiction to do so. As Philippe Murat tells us,...
Le saviez-vous? The West Block
In the Fall of 2018, the House of Commons will be relocated to the West Block while the Center Block will be shut down to allow for...
Le saviez-vous? Ottawa Riverkeeper Gala
One of the nation’s Capital’s most popular and successful fundraising event is dedicated to the preservation of the Ottawa River. This...
Le saviez-vous? Global Vision
Global Vision is a program aimed at giving Canadian Youths skills that will help them to be more competitive in today’s global market...
Le saviez-vous? Pierre Claude Nolin's Portrait
A painting of the late Pierre Claude Nolin now hangs in the Speakers of the Senate portrait gallery. Senator Nolin died in April 2015, only...
Le saviez-vous? Paul Martin’s Portrait
The House of Commons recently honoured The Right Honourable Paul Martin, with the unveiling of his official portrait. Paul Martin served as...
Le saviez-vous? CPAC Annual Reception
CPAC was celebrating the end of the parliamentary session on June 7th. Over 300 guests, including Prime Minister Justin Trudeau attended...