Organization: Human Resources Development Canada

New strategic framework developed for textile sector

Industry Canada is contributing $33 million over four years to help the apparel and textile industries become more innovative and competitive. The moves comes as Canada removed tariffs on apparel and textile imports from the world’s 48 least-developed nations. The funding is part of a new strategic framework for the sector, aimed at product diversification,…

HRDC invests $4.65 million in S&T graduates

The federal government has announced funding of $4.65 million to finance 12 new Youth Science and Technology Internships to provide work experience for post-secondary graduates. The funding was announced by Human Resources Development Canada (HRDC) at a meeting this week of the 12 National Human Resources Sector Councils. The Councils will administer the funds, which…