International Women’s Day: Minister Aheer
Alberta

International Women’s Day: Minister Aheer

International Women’s Day: Minister Aheer Minister of Culture, Multiculturalism and Status of Women Leela Sharon Aheer issued the following statement on International Women’s Day: “On International Women’s Day, we join countries around the world to celebrate women and all of their accomplishments.“Alberta has a strong history of women paving the way for future generations. We … Continue reading

Alberta

Anniversary of Quebec mosque shooting: Minister Aheer

News Release Anniversary of Quebec mosque shooting: Minister Aheer Leela Sharon Aheer, Minister of Culture, Multiculturalism and Status of Women, issued the following statement on the fourth anniversary of the shooting at the Islamic Cultural Centre of Quebec City: “On this day in 2017, Canada was stunned by the shooting at the Islamic Cultural Centre … Continue reading

Alberta

Leela Sharon Aheer, Minister of Culture, Multiculturalism and Status of Women, issues statement on the Mid-Autumn Festival

News Release Mid-Autumn Festival: Minister Aheer Leela Sharon Aheer, Minister of Culture, Multiculturalism and Status of Women, issued the following statement on the Mid-Autumn Festival: “For Albertans of East Asian heritage, today marks the beginning of the Mid-Autumn, or Moon Festival. “This festival is rooted in traditional folklore and celebrates the harvest. Today, people in … Continue reading

Alberta

Relaunching funding for community projects

News Release Relaunching funding for community projects Alberta’s government is reopening the Community Initiatives Program Project-Based grant stream to support economic recovery and build social connections. Alberta’s non-profit and community organizations can now apply to the Sept. 15 intake of the Community Initiatives Program Project-Based grant stream, which aims to foster healthy and vibrant communities … Continue reading

Alberta

Canadian Multiculturalism Day: Minister Aheer

News Release Canadian Multiculturalism Day: Minister Aheer Leela Sharon Aheer, Minister of Culture, Multiculturalism and Status of Women, issued the following statement on Canadian Multiculturalism Day: “This is the first time in 25 years that the Government of Alberta has a ministry dedicated to multiculturalism, because we understand that our diversity makes us stronger. Our … Continue reading