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Canada will provide the United Nations with tactical airlift support out of Entebbe, in Uganda, during the next 12 months, beginning as early as August 2019. The Tactical Airlift Detachment will consist of a Royal Canadian Air Force CC-130J Hercules aircraft, operated and supported by up to 25 Canadian Armed Forces members. 
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Canada provides airlift support in Uganda

August 20, 2019 at 2:53 pm

National Defence Canada will provide the United Nations with tactical airlift support out of Entebbe, in Uganda, during the next 12 months, beginning as early as August 2019. The Tactical Airlift Detachment will consist of a Royal Canadian Air Force CC-130J Hercules aircraft, operated and supported by up to 25 Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) members. It will deploy for up to five days each month to assist with transporting troops, equipment and supplies to theRead More

Sexual misconduct hearing announced

August 20, 2019 at 2:42 pm

DND OTTAWA, July 18, 2019 /CNW/ – While not admitting liability, the Government of Canada has agreed to a settlement regarding class action lawsuits initiated by seven former members of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) on behalf of current and former members of the CAF and current and former employees of the Department of National Defence (DND) and/or Staff of the Non-Public Funds, Canadian Forces, who experienced sexual harassment, sexual assault or discrimination based onRead More

National Defence wants employee opinions

August 20, 2019 at 2:33 pm

National Defence The 2019 Public Service Employee Survey (PSES) is now live and civilian employees at National Defence are encouraged to complete the survey by August 30 to express their opinions on important aspects of the workplace. This year’s survey will focus on many important themes including workplace well-being, use of official languages, duty to accommodate, and compensation. The results of the PSES will be made available in December 2019, and will help senior managementRead More