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International, Society

Canada pledges $100M in aid for Syrian refugees

International Development Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau holds a news conference to announce $100 million in humanitarian funding to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugess to help respond to needs in shelter, protection and health for refugees affected by the Syrian» 

Health, International, Society

Canadian Forces personnel deployed to Sierra Leone to battle Ebola

The first Canadian military medical team to join the international efforts against Ebola in West Africa has arrived in Kerry Town, Sierra Leone. The 37 doctors, nurses, paramedics and support staff will be working in a British-run clinic, treating patients from»