Post Tagged with: "National Defence"

Ensuring that the Canadian Armed Forces’ Equipment Remains up to the Task

October 13, 2020 at 12:59 pm

National Defence October 6, 2020 – Ottawa, ON – National Defence / Canadian Armed Forces The Government of Canada continues to provide the members of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) with the support they need to train and operate successfully both at home and abroad. The Minister of National Defence, the Hon. Harjit S. Sajjan, announced today that a contract was awarded to Pylon Electronics Inc. to provide calibration services for the Department of NationalRead More

Government awards design contract for future fighter infrastructure in Bagotville

October 13, 2020 at 12:43 pm

National Defence October 2, 2020 – Ottawa, Ontario – National Defence / Canadian Armed Forces As outlined in Canada’s defence policy, Strong, Secure, Engaged, the Government of Canada is providing Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) personnel with the infrastructure they require to support their future operations. Today, the Honourable Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of National Defence, announced a $12.1-million contract award to EllisDon-EBC Inc. Joint Venture of Ottawa for the design of a new fighter jetRead More

LifeSpeak – Your virtual library for total well-being

March 10, 2020 at 2:39 pm

National Defence LifeSpeak is part of the Department of National Defence’s (DND) Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and is available to Defence Team employees and their families, free of charge. This web-based service offers anonymous access to hundreds of short videos. To learn more, check out an animated video that further explains the benefits of the platform! Whether you’re someone who craves a more balanced life, wants to improve their mental health, or increase or maintainRead More

CAF deplores hateful conduct by members

November 26, 2019 at 11:54 am

National Defence Hateful conduct, be it through words or actions, is completely incompatible with Canadian Armed Forces’ (CAF’s) values and culture. It erodes cohesion and esprit de corps, and diminishes our authority as a force for good in Canadian society and around the world and will not be tolerated in the CAF. Hateful conduct will call into question a member’s suitability for continued service in our military, and subsequently, suspected cases of such are investigated.Read More

Minister Sajjan tables new legislation to enhance support for victims in the military justice system

May 15, 2018 at 3:17 pm

National Defence / Canadian Armed Forces Defence Minister Harjit S. Sajjan has introduced a Declaration of Victims’ Rights by tabling an act to amend the National Defence Act and to make related and consequential amendments to other Acts. The new legislation will amend the National Defence Act to incorporate Indigenous sentencing considerations and enhance the efficiency of the military justice system. The proposed Code of Service Discipline Declaration of Victims’ Rights recognizes the harmful impactRead More