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December 9th, 2016
Bill

Chrystia Freeland
Liberal

Bill C-30 Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement Implementation Act

Short Title Interpretation Her Majesty Purpose Causes of Action Implementation of the Agreement Approval and Representation on the CETA Joint Committee Tribunals, Arbitration Panels and Panels of Experts Expenses Orders Related Amendments Export and Import Permits Act Financial A

December 2nd, 2016
House debate

Pierre Poilievre
Conservative

Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 2  . It is a theory that has been disproved time and again. It has failed. It leads only to bankruptcy and suffering, as we saw in Greece. We believe in bottom-up economics. We raised the personal exemption by $1,500, lifting a million people off the tax rolls altogether. We lowered federal

December 1st, 2016
House debate

Christine Moore
NDP

National Sickle Cell Awareness Day Act  . It affects approximately 100 million people worldwide and 5,000 to 7,000 people in Canada. Although people from all ethnic backgrounds can have this disease, it tends to be more prevalent among those with ancestors from India, the Middle East, the Mediterranean, particularly Greece

November 24th, 2016
Committee meeting

Mirza Ismail

Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee  . I think many of you saw those pictures of the sick Yazidis. Also, the Yazidis in Greece are not safe. They were attacked by Islamic State supporters. There were Arabs, Kurds, Afghans, and Chechens. About the video, yes I do have a video of eye witnesses—actually their brother

November 24th, 2016
Committee meeting

Mirza Ismail

Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee   and the Yazidi girls who have escaped from ISIS, and the Yazidi refugees in Turkey, Syria, Greece, and Jordan. Our demands are that the Canadian government work with other allies, such as the U.S., the U.K., and the EU, to create an autonomous region for the Yazidis and Chaldo-Assyrian

November 22nd, 2016
Committee meeting

Emmanuelle Lamoureux

Citizenship and Immigration committee   countries, such as Turkey and Greece. At present, the area around Sinjar remains off-limits to our mission staff and Government of Canada officials because of the ongoing battle against Daesh in Mosul and in the greater Nineveh province area. While progress is being made in the campaign

November 22nd, 2016
Committee meeting

Jenny Kwan
NDP

Citizenship and Immigration committee  , Greece? How would you prioritize where we should go in, as our first phase, to try to provide support?

November 22nd, 2016
Committee meeting

Dr. Michael Blume

Citizenship and Immigration committee  —and now you are planning, thankfully—was that I would go for a mixed approach. I would say, let's talk with the Kurdish regional government maybe for emergency cases and let's look at the other states such as Greece, Turkey, and Jordan for other things. I'm not quite sure. It seems

November 22nd, 2016
House debate

Julie Dzerowicz
Liberal

Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement Implementation Act   riding of Davenport, a wonderfully diverse riding with the majority of resident families coming from European countries like Portugal, Italy, Spain, and even Greece and France, they are excited at the prospect of this agreement and bill coming into force. I should note that not all

November 17th, 2016
Committee meeting

Dr. Michael Blume

Citizenship and Immigration committee   countries like Jordan or Greece. You have to see how you can bring the people, if they're able to reintegrate into our culture. Finally, I would just like to say that some of the victims don't define themselves as victims anymore. Survivors like Nadia Murad, Lamiya Aji Bashar, Farida

November 2nd, 2016
House debate

Pierre Paul-Hus
Conservative

Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 2  . Mortgaging our future without delivering any results in the present is not responsible. Burning through billions of dollars is not good management. Greece tried that, without much success. I am worried that Canada is going down the same road.

October 26th, 2016
Committee meeting

Dr. Thomas Biersteker

Foreign Affairs committee   of the interesting points that we discovered is that some of the countries that are the most strongly opposed to sanctions are the least affected in material terms. Greece, although it makes statements opposing the sanctions, has found its trade with Russia has increased in the past year

October 20th, 2016
House debate

Jenny Kwan
NDP

Business of Supply   refugees in Greece”. There are also thousands currently in the Turkish camps. Precious time has already passed since the summer when the committee met on an urgent basis. Action needs to be taken now. I implore all members of the House to recognize what we are talking about

October 20th, 2016
House debate

Michelle Rempel
Conservative

Business of Supply   bombers after being stripped from their families. Right now, tens of thousands of Yazidis lie in mass graves. Right now, Yazidis in refugee camps in Greece and in Turkey know that they can never go home or they will die. Right now, these same refugees are being persecuted and beaten

October 5th, 2016
House debate

Michelle Rempel
Conservative

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship  Mr. Speaker, out of those 30,000 refugees, nine cases were Yazidis, and that is unacceptable. Nadia Murad came to Canada to beg our government for help. She has called for help for Yazidis who are also being discriminated against by UN agents in refugee camps in Greece