Public Record

Loading video...

Public Record - 40 Years of Official Languages in Canada – September 9 (Part 1 of 6)

The Office of the Commissioner of Official Languages hosts a symposium entitled “40 Years of Official Languages in Canada: Our History and the Path Ahead,” Ottawa, Ont., September 9–10, 2009.

This opening session features a panel discussion entitled “The Roles and Responsibilities of the Federal and Provincial Governments: Today and Tomorrow.” The panellists are Steven Blaney (Conservative MP), René Boudreau (Francophone Affairs Branch, Government of Saskatchewan), Guy Jourdain (French Language Services, Government of Manitoba), John Parisella (president, BCP Communications), and Benoit Pelletier (professor, University of Ottawa).

more less

Related Videos


October 24, 2016

International Trade Minister Chrystia Freeland speaks to reporters about the future of CETA. Immigration Minister John McCallum discusses...

Revue Politique

October 24, 2016

The fate of the proposed Canada and European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement remains uncertain. The European Council is...

Campaign Politics

Medicine Hat

CPAC’s Ed Watson reports on the by-election in the Alberta riding of Medicine Hat--Cardston--Warner. This seat was formerly held by...


October 18, 2016

Trade Minister Chrystia Freeland responds to questions about CETA and the softwood lumber dispute. Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale...