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  Harlem Children's Zone
Geoffrey Canada is the acclaimed author of Fist Stick Knife Gun: A Personal History of Violence in America and was the recipient of the first Heinz Award in 1994 for his work as President/CEO of Harlem Children's Zone in New York City.
Canada to be co-chair of a task force assigned to significantly reduce poverty in New York City.
Canada holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Bowdoin College and a Master's Degree in Education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education.
www.hcz.org /about/canada.html   (582 words)

 IA DNR: Canada Goose Harvest management
Giant Canada geese were not considered in the equation because their numbers were insignificant (an estimated 20,000 in the early 1960’s).
Today, Canada goose hunting regulations are complicated by increasing numbers of giant Canada geese, the mixing of different races of Canada geese on migration and wintering areas that used to be specific for a single population, and the fact that some of these populations are increasing while others are decreasing.
In Iowa, the giant Canada goose population in the northcentral and northwestern parts of the state appeared to have saturated most of the available nesting habitat in 1996 and was believed capable of sustaining some additional hunting pressure.
www.iowadnr.com /wildlife/files/cagoharvmgt.html   (1520 words)

 US-Canada Lobster Dispute
Canada contended that the 1989 amendment was a disguised restriction on international trade, adopted in response to the perception in the U.S. Congress that American lobstermen were at a competitive disadvantage.
Both Canada and the United States agree that the proportion of total lobster landings in Canada below the U.S. Federal minimum lobster size requirements was between 8 percent and 8.4 percent in 1990, 12.1 percent and 12.4 percent in 1991 and 16.1 percent and 16.9 percent in 1992.
Canada asserted that the number of live lobsters legally harvested from Canadian waters which do not meet U.S. federal minimum size requirement and were exported to the United States were actually much higher: 18 percent in 1990, 26 percent in 1991 and 34 percent in 1992.
www.american.edu /projects/mandala/TED/LOBSTER.HTM   (2730 words)

 Canada: Environmental Issues   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Canada’s growth in oil output, particularly recently, can be attributed to the development of oil sands in Western Canada, as well as to large oil projects off the coast of Newfoundland.
According to Canada’s Greenhouse Gas Inventory (CGGI), compiled by the Greenhouse Gas Division of Environment Canada, Canada’s GHG emissions decreased in 2001, the first year-on-year decrease since 1991.
Canada's carbon intensity, 0.19 metric tons of carbon per thousand $1995-PPP in 2001, was also the highest among industrialized economies.
www.eia.doe.gov /emeu/cabs/canenv.html   (1660 words)

 MAR | Data | Chronology for Quebecois in Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
In an annual report, Canada's commissioner of official languages says that Canada's policy of services in both English and French is a success despite criticism that official bilingualism is an expensive failure.
He further states that "we cannot promote the unity of Canada without full recognition of all the dimensions of its linguistic duality..." and urges that a limited form of bilingualism be incorporated into Ontario's constitution as it already is in Quebec, Manitoba and New Brunswick.
An Air Canada spokesperson countered that the French language classes had been suspended due to insufficient demand, and that they were unnecessary since Air Canada required all employees to be bilingual.
www.cidcm.umd.edu /inscr/mar/chronology.asp?groupId=2001   (3923 words)

 Paper Recycling in Canada - Some Facts
Since 1990, the Canadian industry has invested almost $2 billion to build de-inking facilities and to improve the screening processes to enable the mills to use an ever-widening range of recovered papers.
Today, there are some 62 mills located across Canada that use recovered paper as all or part of the furnish to manufacture boxboard, containerboard, kraft papers, communication papers and newsprint.
Between 1990 and 1998, Canada's pulp and paper producers have reduced the use of non-renewable fossil fuel by 25 percent and dropped total energy consumption by 10.5 percent per tonne of production.
www.portaec.net /library/recycling/paper_recycling_in_canada_.html   (1043 words)

 Gun Control and Justice in Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
In 1990, 35,717 Canadians died as a result of smoking, 422 died of drug abuse, and 18,624 were alcohol related deaths.
Stats Canada says in 1990, 3,957 were killed by cars and 1,324 by guns (1,054 by suicide).
Stats Canada says in the period of 1926 to 1992, 64% of all homicides and suicides DID NOT involve fire arms.
www.hackcanada.com /canadian/freedom/guncontrol/page1b.html   (444 words)

 Shrub-Steppe Series: What About Canada Geese?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Canada geese belong to a family of birds called waterfowl that also includes ducks and swans.
In the Columbia Basin, Canada geese nest on islands in the Snake and Columbia rivers.
Some think Canada geese navigate by memory and topography, the shape of a mountain, contour of a river or stream, or that they carry inside some kind of compass linked to Earth's magnetic field.
www.pnl.gov /pals/resource_cards/Canada_Geese.stm   (1098 words)

 Canadian Policy — “Soft Power”
Canada's policy on Iraq is not radically different from that of the United States though, as in other cases, there are somewhat stronger elements of multilateralism, "soft power," and humanitarianism, and, of course, Canada is a much smaller player.
Canada also supported the 1991 resolutions to continue the sanctions and to send in weapons inspectors, to press Iraq to dispose of its weapons of mass destruction.
Canada also continued its diplomatic support for U.S. actions, including the bombing, and used its naval forces to assist in restricting Iraq's efforts to bypass the sanctions.
peace.mennolink.org /articles/iraqcanada.html   (789 words)

 Geoffrey Canada
He was chosen as an award recipient for his passionate concern for children and his selfless determination to make their lives safer and saner.
Canada's new book, Reaching Up for Manhood, was published in January of 1998.
Canada was named the President/CEO of the Harlem Children's Zone.
www.blacksuccessfoundation.org /geoffrey_canada.htm   (504 words)

Furthermore, conduct which constitutes an offence mentioned in a multilateral extradition agreement for which Canada, as a party, is obliged to extradite the person or submit the matter to its appropriate authority for prosecution does not constitute a political offence or an offence of a political character.
Section 46 of the Canada Evidence Act allows for some compulsory measures to be issued by a Canadian court in response to a request from a foreign state emanating from a judge, court or tribunal of a foreign state (letter rogatory).
If the person is serving a sentence in Canada, the Minister may order temporary surrender so that the person can face prosecution or appeal proceedings in the courts of the extradition partner and then be returned to Canada to serve the balance of his or her outstanding sentence here.
www.oas.org /Juridico/mla/en/can/en_can-mla-gen-g8iag.html   (5622 words)

 The 1990 Canadian UFO Survey
However, in 1990 there was a great increase in the numbers of such traces discovered in North America, and it was decided to treat these as separate from UFO reports in this survey.
In the 1990 study, the average duration of a sighting can be calculated as a summation of all given durations then divided by the number of cases with a stated duration.
The reliability value is another subjective value imposed by the investigator or compiler (or both) with a scale such that the low values represent cases with little information content and observers of limited observing abilities and the higher values represent those cases with excellent witnesses (pilots, police, etc.) and also are well-investigated.
www.hackcanada.com /canadian/other/canada_ufo_90.html   (1740 words)

 1990 in Canada - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
See also: 1989 in Canada, other events of 1990, 1991 in Canada and the list of 'years in Canada'.
March 6 - The National Gallery of Canada acquires Barnett Newman's Voice of Fire for $1.8 million causing a storm of controversy
See 1990 Governor General's Awards for a complete list of winners and finalists for those awards.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1990_in_Canada   (622 words)

 Canada's Greenhouse Gas Emissions for 1990-1998   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Canada has provided the United Nations with Canada's national inventory data of emissions of greenhouse gases, in accordance with the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.
Canada's Greenhouse Gas Inventory for 1990-1998 shows Canada's greenhouse gas emissions in 1998 were 13% above 1990 levels.
In the mid 1990s, emissions were growing at about 3% per year, while Canada's economy grew at an average rate of about 2% per year.
www.ec.gc.ca /press/000906_m_e.htm   (565 words)

 Elections Canada to host Iraqi election forum
Elections Canada says the United Nations has authorized Ottawa to hold an international conference later this month on the upcoming Iraqi election.
Canada will not be sending monitors to Iraq because there are no guarantees of safety for observers.
Since 1990, Elections Canada has organized more than 355 international democratic development missions in some 94 countries around the world, according to a release on its website.
www.cbc.ca /canada/story/2004/12/07/iraqelections041207.html   (1076 words)

 1990: Canada - Archive Article - MSN Encarta
1990: Canada - Archive Article - MSN Encarta
Cross references refer to Archive articles of the same year.
The nation itself seemed to sink into a sullen mood of regionalism, economic uncertainty, political cynicism, and profound pessimism.
encarta.msn.com /sidebar_1741585835/1990_Canada.html   (129 words)

 Essays.cc - Canada's Immigration From 1852-1990
Canada's Immigration From 1852-1990 In 1852 many of Canada's immigrants were from Europe countries but many of these were being lost to the United states.
This meant that the province of Canada was mostly French Canadians, this began the immigration promotion program in 1850s.
This was done because of the large amount of young Chinese men that were coming to Canada to work building the CRP (an estimated 15,701).
www.essays.cc /free_essays/d3/avw42.shtml   (645 words)

 Chemistry Department Occidental College
June 1990; Boulder, CO A Kinetic Study of the Chlormethylation of Aromatics with Methoxyacetyl Chloride and a Friedel-Crafts Catalyst
April 1990; Boston, MA Syntheses and Reactivities of 4'-Substituted Methylfurocoumarin Derivatives as Biological Probes
April 1990; Schenectady, NY Synthesis and Photochemical Reaction of Furocoumarin Derivatives as a Model Related to DNA-Intercalating Molecules
departments.oxy.edu /chemistry/students/talks1_1990.htm   (524 words)

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Igloolik Isuma Productions Inc. was incorporated in January 1990 as Canada's first Inuit independent production company.
Atanarjuat is Canada's first feature-length fiction film written, produced, directed, and acted by Inuit.
Established in 1960, the gallery has become renowned for it’s collection of museum quality Inuit carvings, tapestries, and limited edition graphics selected for the discerning collector.
www.lycos.com /info/inuit--bc-canada.html   (431 words)

 1991 in Canada - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
See also: 1990 in Canada, other events of 1991, 1992 in Canada and the list of 'years in Canada'.
January 29 - The Allaire Committee releases its report on Canada's constitution - it recommends sweeping changes such as the abolition of the Senate.
Jean-Bertrand Aristide, the President of Haiti, was visiting Canada and was warmly welcomed by the large Haitian community in Montreal, where he had studied at the Université de Montréal.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1991_in_Canada   (553 words)

 Clow Canada - McAvity
In 1960 the company was sold to Crane Canada Ltd. The McAvity division of Crane Canada then was sold to Clow Canada in 1990.
Clow Canada is the current owner and produces the M67 and Brigadier Heritage hydrants with the brand name McAvity still cast on the hydrant.
The modern lines are consistent with the direction styling was taken during the late 1960s when this hydrant was introduced.
www.firehydrant.org /pictures/clow-canada-mcavity.html   (522 words)

 AEGiS-06IAC: Canada's drug regulatory response to AIDS: progress in 1989-90
To ensure that the Canadian regulatory procedures facilitate timely new drug development, the Drugs Directorate of the Health Protection Branch, Health and Welfare Canada, has recently implemented several important changes in policy and procedures.
Canada's first drug marketing approvals for AIDS related therapies, 2.
CONCLUSIONS: The operational mandate of the HPB respecting AIDS related therapies is adapting to facilitate timely drug development while recognizing the need for early access to investigational therapies.
www.aegis.com /conferences/iac/1990/sd862.html   (328 words)

 Biesse Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Biesse Canada head office is located in Terrebonne, Quebec, with satellite office in Mississauga, Ontario, and BCIT in Burnaby, British Columbia.
From coast to coast, Biesse Canada is settled since this time as the undisputed leader in Technical solutions related to productivity and product quality.
To respond efficiently and effectively to the growing needs of the woodworking industry, Biesse Canada is proposing itself as a partner with which to initiate a long-lasting collaboration.
www.biessecanada.com   (222 words)

 Herbicide Resistant Weeds
Wild Oat (Avena fatua) is a monocot weed in the Poaceae family.
In Saskatchewan this weed first evolved resistance to Group A/1 herbicides in 1990 and infests cropland.
Resistance to ACCase-inhibitor herbicides in wild oat: evidence for target site-based resistance in two biotypes from Canada.
www.weedscience.org /Case/Case.asp?ResistID=5041   (2357 words)

 eBay - canada dollars 1990, Coins World, Bullion items on eBay.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Canada1990 Canada Double Dollar Proof Set (Blk Case)
Canada, 100 Dollars 1990, ORO, Literacy Year, gold
Canada 1990 Seven Coin Double Dollar Proof Set
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 Hockey Trade Rumors - Review of the 1990 Team Canada Junior
Until that the official selections will be choosen, a little historic about the past Teams Canada will demonstrate that a prestigious selection on Team Canada Junior would not necessarily mean a successful career in the NHL.
Kidd never reached the expectations that Calgary found in him, they given up and trade him with G.Roberts to Carolina, he finally ended up in Toronto after three seasons with the Panthers.
Implicated in the Lindros is deal after two years with the Flyers, Ricci had his best offensive season at his first with the Nordiques with 78pts.
www.hockeytraderumors.com /article3781.html   (1520 words)

 Canada Urged to Protect Wilderness   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Since 1990, WWF Canada has been negotiating for protection of
Canada's wilderness areas with senior governments and resource
In 1992, all senior governments in Canada signed the
forests.org /archive/canada/canurgep.htm   (398 words)

 1990 Women's World Hockey Championship   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The 1990 Women's World Championship was held in Ottawa, Canada from March 19-20, 1990.
Canada took the gold, USA the silver, and Finland the bronze.
In Memory of Brenda Richard, Team Canada 1990
www.cs.toronto.edu /~andria/int/wwc/1990   (55 words)

 CanChil2000 Reunion
In 1990 there was a unique cross-cultural exchange between native youths from Canada and Chile...
Between July and December of 1990, CoDevelopment Canada and numerous other aboriginal organizations coordinated a unique cross-cultural exchange for native youths from Canada and Chile.
What transpired from this exchange program was that these twenty youth generated enough interest from each their respective communities, that for the ensuing 4 years - CoDevelopment Canada had subsequent Exchanges between the two countries and the indigenous peoples.
www.geocities.com /canchil2000   (679 words)

 Video: CKY - Proud Sponsor 1990 Western Canada Summer Games | Veoh Video Network
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Length 01:00 Size 12.91 MB A CKY promo spot for the 1990 Western Canada Summer Games featuring athletes and CKY personalities I no longer remember.
A CKY promo spot for the 1990 Western Canada Summer Games featuring athletes and CKY personalities I no longer remember.
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