Sajjan says progress made to diversify Canadian military, but work must continue
By Jolson LimNov. 21, 2018
In the last fiscal year, eight per cent more women joined the Armed Forces, says the minister of national defence, but other targets are lagging.
Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan is pictured speaking at the 2018 Army Run in Ottawa on Sept. 23. The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia
Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan says the Canadian military is “making progress” when it comes to recruiting women, something his government and senior military leaders have emphasized as part of a new defence policy.
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