Eleven community groups from Halifax and Colchester counties are receiving over $250,000 in Prevention Innovation Grants. Community Services Minister Joanne Bernard announced the recipients at the Northbrook Community Centre in Dartmouth. Ms. Bernard also highlighted other work done through the Sexual Violence Strategy over the last...

It's the 105th anniversary of International Women's Day. This year's UN theme is #Pledge for Parity. Canada also has an IWD theme which is women's empowerment leads to women's equality. Below you can take the Pledge for Parity via the UN's embedded form. Please take the pledge....

Applications are now being accepted from Nova Scotians looking to help support their communities by serving on one of the province's 160 agencies, boards and commissions. Adjudicative agencies, boards and commissions deal with a variety of different matters and have quasi-judicial functions. They review evidence, make...

DEBATES AND PROCEEDINGS Speaker: Honourable Kevin Murphy Published by Order of the Legislature by Hansard Reporting Services and printed by the Queen's Printer. Available online at http://nslegislature.ca/index.php/proceedings/hansard/ Second Session TUESDAY, APRIL 14, 2015 MR. JOACHIM STROINK: Mr. Speaker, last year the United Nations launched the HeForShe campaign, a solidarity movement for...