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canada job grant (CJG)

Feb 14, 2014

Ottawa’s fight with provinces is about more than job grants

February 14, 2014

It’s been a year since the federal government announced its plan for a new Canada Job Grant program (CJG) and we are apparently no closer to a negotiated agreement on its future.
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Nov 29, 2013

Fixing the Canada Job Grant Program

November 29, 2013

In March, the federal government announced a new approach to their investments in skills training. Read More

Jul 25, 2013

Canada Job Grant is a bad deal for provinces

July 25, 2013

When the premiers meet Thursday in Niagara-on-the-Lake, jobs and skills will be at the top of the agenda.
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Jun 18, 2013

Ottawa Should Drop the Canada Job Grant

June 18, 2013

The federal government and the provinces agree that Canada needs more and better skills training for unemployed people. Not only will new skills mean jobs for some Canadians now out of work, our labour market demands highly skilled workers to keep up in the rapidly changing world economy.
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Jun 17, 2013

Apr 23, 2013

Why we should say ‘no’ to the Canada Jobs Grant

April 23, 2013

According to the Harper government’s recent Budget, thousands of jobs are going unfilled due to a shortage of skilled labour while at the same time more than a million Canadians are unemployed. Read More