Toronto Summit focusing on seniors

The Toronto Seniors Summit is being held on Saturday, on June 18, 2016, at Toronto City Hall. The Canadian Ethnocultural Council (CEC) is taking part in the summit, which is being presented in collaboration with the City of Toronto and the Ontario Seniors’ Secretariat. The summit will highlight current policies relating to seniors. And there […]

Ontario NDP hosts 2nd annual reception for province’s ethnic media

CEMA was among many media organizations honoured by Ontario NDP leader Andrea Horwath. Ethnic newspapers, blogs, radio stations and television strengthen cultural communities, says Andrea Horwath, leader of the Ontario New Democratic Party. Horwath made the comment during the second annual reception in celebration of the province’s diverse ethnic media. The Ontario NDP leader said: […]

Hungary’s Consul General keynote speaker at CEMA meeting

Hungary’s Consul General in Toronto, Stephania Szabo, will be the keynote speaker at the May 5, 2016, monthly meeting of the Canadian Ethnic Media Association. The meeting is being held in the Trans Media Zone at the Rogers Communications Centre, Ryerson University, 80 Gould Street. It begins at 6:30 p.m. Since 2013 Szabo has been […]

CEMA members tour the Aga Khan Museum

Members of the Canadian Ethnic Media Association (CEMA) were special guests at a reception and tour of the Aga Khan Museum’s collections.. There was also the viewing of a special exhibition, titled: “A City Transformed: Images of Istanbul Then and Now”. Among those welcoming CEMA’s members were: • Arlene Madell – Head of Marketing and […]

Director of the Aga Khan Museum the keynote speaker at CEMA’s April 7 meeting

Henry S. Kim, director and CEO of the Aga Khan Museum in Toronto, will be the keynote speaker at the next monthly meeting of the Canadian Ethnic Media Association. It will be held on Thursday, April 7, 2015, at Ryerson University’s Rogers Communications Centre, 80 Gould Street, starting at 6:45 p.m. Mr. Kim is an […]

CRTC Commissioner the keynote speaker at CEMA’s March 3 meeting

Raj Shoan, Ontario Commissioner with the CRTC – the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission – will be the keynote speaker at the upcoming meeting of the Canadian Ethnic Media Association. The meeting, starting at 6:45 p.m., will be held in the TransMedia Zone, at the Rogers Communications Centre, Ryerson University, 80 Gould Street. Mr. Shoan […]

Canadian Heritage Minister Joly asked for help

The Ukranian Canadian Civil Liberties Association (UCCLA) is calling on the Minister for Canadian Heritage, Mélanie Joly, for help in saving a Great War cemetery holding the remains of at least 16 “enemy aliens.” During Canada’s first national internment operations of 1914-1920, a large camp holding Ukrainians, and other Europeans, was established at Spirit Lake, […]

Canadians urged to visit national parks

Parks Canada’s guest speakers Camille Girard-Ruel (3rd from left) and Jeffrey Sinnibaldi (right) were welcomed by CEMA’s President Kiumars Rezvanifar (left) and Chair Madeline Ziniak. National parks fun places for visitors Canada’s national parks are great places to visit and explore, says Camille Girard-Ruel. This was the message she delivered to members of the Canadian […]

Camille Girard-Ruel CEMA Guest Speaker

Parks Canada’s Camille Girard-Ruel during visit to Overhanging Point Parks Canada’s Camille Girard-Ruel will be the guest speaker at CEMA’s first meeting for 2016. It will be held on Thursday, February 4, at Ryerson University’s TransMedia Zone, 80 Gould Street, starting at 7 p.m. Girard-Ruel holds a bachelor’s degree in fine arts from Ottawa University, […]