Parliamentary Budget Officer (PBO) Reports on Different Veterans’ Pension Regimes

Mar 11, 2019 | 0 comments

PBO was requested to prepare a cost estimate of veteran’s benefits under the three different regimes that have existed: the Pension Act, the Veterans Well-being Act and Pension for Life. The results are described in a recent article by Lee Berthiaume which will be of interest to our veteran members.

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The “Forgotten” Part of Canada’s Experience in Rwanda

Feb 27, 2019 | 0 comments

In mid-1994, Canada deployed troops to Rwanda as part of UNAMIR II. The trials, tribulations and achievements of the soldiers in this deployment, which included major tasks for our community, have been overshadowed by other tragic stories from the country.  A recent article in the Globe and Mail highlights efforts to alert Canadians to this ‘forgotten’ […]

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Recreational Fishing Now Free for Canadian Service Members in Ontario

Feb 6, 2019 | 0 comments

NEWS – Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry Recreational Fishing Now Free for Canadian Service Members Ontario’s Government for the People is Giving Back to our Heroes January 2, 2019 11:00 A.M. TORONTO — Ontario’s Government for the People has delivered on its promise and is giving back to those men and women who have […]

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2nd anniversary MOSID 00378-CYBER OP

Jan 30, 2019 | 0 comments

The Cyber Operator (Cyber Op) occupation was officially stood up on 31 January 2017. The first Cyber Op were identified through a competitive selection process that summer with remuster happening in early fall. At a ceremony held on 3 Nov 17, these “CAF First Cyber Op” were presented with a “Plank Owner’s” certificate recognizing that […]

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