Feds committed to helping North realize true potential

The North is an integral part of our heritage and holds tremendous promise for our country’s future. During Canada’s chairmanship, we will work closely with other Arctic states and indigenous peoples to promote our northern interests and co-operate with other Arctic Council partners on a shared circumpolar vision for the region.

Northern exposure: Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his wife Laureen pictured on Aug. 22, 2012, in Cambridge Bay along with John Duncan, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, and Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of Health and Minister of the Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency. Photograph courtesy of the PMO

By Health Minister Leona Aglukkaq

PUBLISHED : Friday, Nov. 2, 2012 5:21 PM

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