The Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) successfully participated in Exercise Tradewinds 18, a U.S.-led multinational land and maritime exercise involving partner nations with a common interest in strengthening safety and security in the Caribbean region. The exercise took place from June 4 to 21, 2018 in both St. Kitts and Nevis and the Bahamas.
Today, we shine a light on the culture, history and traditions of Indigenous Peoples. As the Defence Team Champion for Indigenous Peoples, I would like to commemorate their significant contributions to the defence of our great nation.
Today, the Canadian Forces National Investigation Service charged a member of the Canadian Armed Forces with sexual assault under the Criminal Code as well as a related offence under the National Defence Act.
Former Chief Justice of Canada, the Right Honourable Beverley McLachlin, P.C., today assumed the appointment of Honorary Captain (Navy) of the Office of the Judge Advocate General in a ceremony held in Ottawa.
Former Chief Justice of Canada, the Right Honourable Beverley McLachlin, P.C., will formally assume the appointment of Honorary Captain (Navy) of the Office of the Judge Advocate General in a ceremony tomorrow at HMCS Carleton Naval Reserve Division in Ottawa.
As outlined in Canada’s defence policy, Strong, Secure, Engaged, the Government of Canada is committed to greening defence infrastructure and taking action against climate change. As part of these efforts, the Department of National Defence (DND) is expanding the use of energy performance contracts to improve the energy efficiency of our infrastructure, and provide military personnel with modern, green facilities in which to work and train.
As outlined in the Department of National Defence’s defence policy, Strong, Secure, Engaged, the Government of Canada is committed to delivering these two new replenishment ships to the Royal Canadian Navy as part of their future Naval Task Groups.
The Aboriginal Leadership Opportunity Year (ALOY) concluded today at the Royal Military College of Canada (RMC), marking the end of the year-long program focused on developing leaders for Indigenous communities and the Canadian Armed Forces.
Command of the Canadian Joint Operations Command (CJOC) officially changed hands at a ceremony today in Ottawa. Lieutenant-General Michael Rouleau assumed command from Lieutenant-General Stephen Bowes at a ceremony at Cartier Square Drill Hall before Canadian armed forces members and distinguished guests.