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Diwali and Bandi Chhor Divas  Mr. Speaker, it is an honour to rise today to wish a Happy Diwali and Bandi Chhor Divas to all those celebrating in Winnipeg South and across the country. Diwali, known as the festival of lights, is one of the most important holidays in Hinduism. It celebrates the triumph of goo

October 19th, 2017House debate

Terry DuguidLiberal

Parks Canada Agency Act  Mr. Speaker, I thank the hon. member for clarifying that. I appreciate the opportunity to contribute to the debate about Bill C-315, An Act to amend the Parks Canada Agency Act (Conservation of National Historic Sites Account). I want to thank the member of Parliament for Leeds—

October 6th, 2017House debate

Terry DuguidLiberal

Parks Canada Agency Act  Mr. Speaker, I want to thank the hon. member for his commitment to national parks and historic sites and our heritage. May I say in passing that I think he lives in one of the most beautiful parts of this great country—next to Manitoba, of course. I spent many summers in Leeds an

October 6th, 2017House debate

Terry DuguidLiberal

Women in the House Program  Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise and recognize the 100 amazing young women leaders on Parliament Hill today, who are shadowing MPs as part of the University of Toronto's women in the House program. This program was co-founded in 2013 by Tina Park and our very own Minister of C

September 26th, 2017House debate

Terry DuguidLiberal

Status of Women  Mr. Speaker, I want to welcome my colleague from Nanaimo—Ladysmith back to Parliament. I am pleased, as always, to respond to her question. As the hon. member knows, the Minister of Status of Women has emphasized many times that our government has made gender equality a priority

September 21st, 2017House debate

Terry DuguidLiberal

Status of Women  Mr. Speaker, our government continues to champion initiatives that advance gender equality in our country. Budget 2017 included a tremendous leap forward in terms of openness and transparency on gender issues, and we have made strong movement toward our commitment to introduce pa

September 21st, 2017House debate

Terry DuguidLiberal

The Environment  Mr. Speaker, I would remind the hon. member that our goal is to provide regulatory certainty to business, respect the rights of indigenous peoples, engage communities, and protect our environment for generations to come. We know the environment and the economy must, and do, go to

September 21st, 2017House debate

Terry DuguidLiberal

The Environment  Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to have the opportunity to address the question by the member for Saanich—Gulf Islands, a person I have enormous respect for, regarding the review of environmental assessment processes. In 2015, Canadians sent a clear message that they had lost trust in

September 21st, 2017House debate

Terry DuguidLiberal

Public Safety  Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank the hon. member for Oakville North—Burlington for the question, and for her leadership on gender equality. I was pleased to join the Minister of Status of Women this morning as she announced our government's strategy to prevent and address gen

June 19th, 2017House debate

Terry DuguidLiberal

Status of Women  Mr. Speaker, our government is committed to ensuring that all women and girls can live free from violence. This is why we are investing $100.9 million in a strategy to prevent and address gender-based violence. The strategy we released today is based on prevention, support for su

June 19th, 2017House debate

Terry DuguidLiberal

House debate  Madam Speaker, I want to congratulate the hon. minister for his excellent speech. I remember when the minister introduced the Canada child benefit in 2016. I think we agreed with him, on this side of the House, that it was the most significant social program introduced in a gener

June 5th, 2017House debate

Terry DuguidLiberal

GBA+ Awareness Week  Mr. Speaker, this week the government is marking Gender-based Analysis Plus Awareness Week. This year's theme is “Inclusion. Innovation. For the next 150.” As Canada works to position itself as world leader in innovation, it needs to harness the talents of all Canadians. Using G

May 29th, 2017House debate

Terry DuguidLiberal

Status of Women  Madam Speaker, I welcome this opportunity to participate in this adjournment debate with the hon. member, and to discuss the federal government's response to gender-based violence. When it comes to addressing gender-based violence, the Government of Canada is taking a multi-face

May 17th, 2017House debate

Terry DuguidLiberal

Status of Women  Madam Speaker, as I said before, one of the priority actions of the government is to develop a national strategy to address gender-based violence. We will be starting by getting our own federal house in order. We expect this to be released very soon. To meet this commitment, we

May 17th, 2017House debate

Terry DuguidLiberal

Gender Equality Week Act  Mr. Speaker, I welcome the opportunity to participate in this debate on Bill C-309, a bill to establish a gender equality week in Canada each year. I want to congratulate the hon. member for Mississauga—Lakeshore for his leadership in advancing gender equality in this country.

May 16th, 2017House debate

Terry DuguidLiberal