Little Stars PLAYhouse Breaks Ground in Partnership with Manitoba Metis Federation (MMF)
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Little Stars PLAYhouse Breaks Ground in Partnership with Manitoba Metis Federation (MMF)

Reading Time: 2 minutes Construction of new Little Stars PLAYhouse moving forward through partnership with MMF Today the Métis Federation of Manitoba (MMF) joined the volunteer-based nonprofit Woman Healing For Change in celebrating the start of the construction of the Little Stars PLAYhouse , the future home of the North End Stay and Play (NESP) program. It will be built at 681 Selkirk Avenue Read More…

Ontario brewery to produce 100,000 litres of hand sanitizer
COVID-19 Eastern Canada

Ontario brewery to produce 100,000 litres of hand sanitizer

Reading Time: 2 minutes Breweries throughout the country are retooling to produce hand sanitizers and to help fight COVID-19 New Ontario Brewery will become the latest craft brewery will shift production from consumable alcohol to Hand Sanitizer for Province’s Front-line Heroes Ontario is providing New Ontario Brewing Co. with $294,000 from the Ontario Together Fund to invest in the Read More…

COVID-19 has set South Africa's GDP back five years
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COVID-19 has set South Africa’s GDP back five years

Reading Time: 3 minutes New study shows the damaging aftermath of COVID-19 to the South African economy South Africa’s overall GDP is expected to decline by at least 5.1 and up to 7.9 percent in 2020 and recover slowly through 2024. This will lead to major setbacks in addressing poverty, unemployment and inequality, according to a new United Nations Read More…

19 Mexican Consortium green lit for COVID-19 vaccine testing and trials
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19 Mexican Consortium green lit for COVID-19 vaccine testing and trials

Reading Time: 2 minutes Mexican government investing heavily in homegrown vaccine trials Mexico’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs announces that 19 Mexican scientific projects for vaccines and treatments against COVID-19 will receive funding to accelerate their research and development. This will be possible through an integrated fund with resources from the Mexican Agency for International Development Cooperation (Amexcid), foreign entities, Read More…

Another Unarmed Black Man Shot Point Blank in the Back 7 times
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Jacob Blake, Another Unarmed Black Man Shot Point Blank in the Back 7 times

Reading Time: < 1 minute Jacob Blake shot 7 times in the back in front of his kids This story is all to familiar in the US. An unarmed black man shot by a white police officer. With race relation at an all time high in the USA, this shooting further complicates the healing process. According to several eye witness Read More…