Federal update on COVID-19 modelling data – January 15, 2021

Federal update on COVID-19 modelling data – January 15, 2021

On Parliament Hill, Dr. Theresa Tam, Canada’s chief public health officer, and Dr. Howard Njoo, the deputy chief public health officer, hold a technical briefing to discuss the most recent federal modelling data concerning the possible impact of COVID-19 in Canada. They are joined by Public Services and Procurement Minister Anita Anand, who announces that … Read more

PM Trudeau on COVID-19 modelling, delay in deliveries of Pfizer’s vaccine – January 15, 2021

PM Trudeau on COVID-19 modelling, delay in deliveries of Pfizer’s vaccine  – January 15, 2021

Standing outside his Ottawa home, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau updates Canadians on the federal government’s response to the ongoing COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) pandemic. He discusses the most recent federal modelling data regarding the possible impact of COVID-19 in Canada as well as the expected delay in deliveries of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine doses.

COVID-19 in Ontario: Premier Doug Ford addresses province's mayors – January 14, 2021

COVID-19 in Ontario: Premier Doug Ford addresses province's mayors – January 14, 2021

At Queen’s Park, Doug Ford, the premier of Ontario, delivers brief remarks ahead of a teleconference with the province’s mayors to discuss newly introduced public-health measures and Ontario’s plan for distributing COVID-19 vaccines.

City of Brampton COVID-19 update: Officials discuss provincial stay-at-home order – January 13, 2021

City of Brampton COVID-19 update: Officials discuss provincial stay-at-home order – January 13, 2021

In Brampton, Ont., Mayor Patrick Brown provides an update on the city’s response to COVID-19 (coronavirus disease). He is joined by Dr. Lawrence Loh, Peel Region’s medical officer of health, and Paul Morrison, Brampton’s director of bylaw enforcement. In their remarks and esponding to questions from reporters, they comment on the Ontario government’s implementation of … Read more

COVID-19 in Ontario – January 11, 2021: Premier Ford says announcement on measures coming tomorrow

COVID-19 in Ontario – January 11, 2021: Premier Ford says announcement on measures coming tomorrow

Speaking briefly at Queen’s Park on January 11, 2021, Doug Ford, the premier of Ontario, says that cabinet will meet today to consider recommendations concerning measures to limit the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), with an announcement expected tomorrow. On January 8, the premier warned that additional measures would likely be implemented in Ontario in … Read more

COVID-19: Ontario details new restrictions for Toronto, Ottawa and Peel regions – October 9, 2020

COVID-19: Ontario details new restrictions for Toronto, Ottawa and Peel regions – October 9, 2020

In a news conference at Queen’s Park, Dr. David Williams (Ontario’s chief medical officer of health), Dr. Dirk Huyer (Ontario’s chief coroner and executive lead, COVID-19 Testing Approach), and Adalsteinn Brown (the dean of the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto), discuss new restrictions aimed at slowing the spread of … Read more

PM Justin Trudeau on federal COVID-19 response, vaccine procurement – September 25, 2020

PM Justin Trudeau on federal COVID-19 response, vaccine procurement – September 25, 2020

At a news conference on Parliament Hill, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau provides an update on the federal government’s response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) pandemic. He announces that Canada has signed an agreement with AstraZeneca to procure up to 20 million doses of its vaccine candidate. This new agreement is in addition to a number … Read more

PM Trudeau on COVID-19 recovery agreement, U.S. border, WE Charity controversy – July 16, 2020

PM Trudeau on COVID-19 recovery agreement, U.S. border, WE Charity controversy – July 16, 2020

At a news conference on Parliament Hill, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland announce that the federal government will provide $19 billion to the provinces and territories as part of an agreement to assist with economic recovery from the ongoing COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) pandemic. The prime minister also confirms that measures … Read more

Federal ministers and health officials provide COVID-19 update – June 18, 2020

Federal ministers and health officials provide COVID-19 update – June 18, 2020

In Ottawa, Dr. Theresa Tam, Canada’s chief public health officer, and Dr. Howard Njoo, deputy chief public health officer, join federal ministers to provide an update on the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic.

British Columbia update on COVID-19 – May 23, 2020

British Columbia update on COVID-19 – May 23, 2020

In Victoria, Dr. Bonnie Henry, British Columbia’s provincial health officer, provides an update on the province’s response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic.

Ontario health officials provide COVID-19 update – May 22, 2020

Ontario health officials provide COVID-19 update – May 22, 2020

In Toronto, Dr. David Williams, Ontario’s chief medical officer of health, and Dr. Barbara Yaffe, associate chief medical officer of health, provide an update on the response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak.

British Columbia update on COVID-19 – May 21, 2020

British Columbia update on COVID-19 – May 21, 2020

In Victoria, Dr. Bonnie Henry, British Columbia’s provincial health officer, and Health Minister Adrian Dix provide an update on the province’s response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic.

Alberta update on COVID-19 – May 21, 2020

Alberta update on COVID-19 – May 21, 2020

In Edmonton, Dr. Deena Hinshaw, Alberta’s chief medical officer of health, provides an update on the province’s response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak.

Saskatchewan update on COVID-19 – May 21, 2020

Saskatchewan update on COVID-19 – May 21, 2020

In Regina, Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe and Dr. Saqib Shahab, the province’s chief medical officer of health, provide an update on the provincial response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak. Saskatchewan Health Authority representative Scott Livingstone also takes part in the briefing via teleconference.

Ontario's chief medical officer of health provides COVID-19 update – May 21, 2020

Ontario's chief medical officer of health provides COVID-19 update – May 21, 2020

In Toronto, Dr. David Williams, Ontario’s chief medical officer of health, provides an update on the response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak.