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Letters to Government Leaders


Letters to Government Leaders

Mar 3rd 2017 - Brief submission highlighting 4 key poverty reduction recommendations to the Senate Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities as part of the study of poverty reduction strategies more...
Nov 1st 2016 - Letter of support to Minister Philpott for government progress towards the introduction of restrictions on the commercial marketing of unhealthy food and beverages to children
Mar 28th 2016 - Letter applauding the Honourable Jane Philpott, PC, MP for for the important commitments made towards healthy living in Budget 2016 more...
Feb 12th 2016 - Letter of thanks to the Honourable Jane Philpott, PC, MP for meeting with representatives from CDPAC; reiterating our call for a tax on sugar-sweetened beverages and noting that we are encouraged by her government's commitment to take steps to restrict marketing to kids as well as improving the information about sugar on the nutritional labels for consumers more...
Nov 4th 2015 - Letter of congratulations to the Honourable Jane Philpott on appointment as federal Minister of Health in the new Liberal Government; invitation to meet more... 
  • Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Health's response inviting CDPAC to meet more...
Nov 4th 2015 - Letter of congratulations to the Right Honourable Justin Trudeau on being elected as the Prime Minister of Canada; encouraging PM Trudeau to raise the prominence of healthy living for chronic disease prevention in the health portfolio more...
  • Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada's response more...
Nov 4th 2015 - Letter of congratulations to Mark Holland on re-election as the Member of Parliament for the Ajax, Ontario riding more...
Sept 17th 2015 - Letter to federal party leaders calling for increased federal investment in healthy living; a healthy productive population for a thriving economy (Lib) (Con) (NDP) (Green)
  • Federal Party Responses (Lib) (NDP
Dec 1st 2014 - Letter to Thomas Mulcair (Federal New Democratic Party): Applauding announcement that the federal NDP would introduce legislation to ban commercial food and beverage advertising targeting children under age 13 more...
Oct 14th 2014 - Letter to PM Stephen Harper: Applauding plan to double the Children's Fitness Tax Credit and make it a refundable credit more...
Sept 20th 2012 - Letter to Minister Aglukkaq: Commending for role in the WHO's NCD Declaration process more...

Sept 26th 2011 - Letter to Minister Aglukkaq: Thanking for including CDPAC in Canadian Delegation to UN Summit on NCDs more...

Jul 22nd 2011 - Letter to PM Stephen Harper: Urging presence at the Sept 2011 UN Non-Communicable Diseases Summit more...

Feb 1st 2011 - Letter to Minister Aglukkaq: Government of Canada Kid's Health and Safety Campaign more...

May 16th 2010 - Letter to Minister Aglukkaq: Protecting children from commercial marketing of unhealthy foods & beverages more..