Family Literacy Day

Every year on January 27, ABC Life Literacy Canada hosts Family Literacy Day, the largest national family literacy event in Canada. Literacy organizations, schools, libraries and media groups will coordinate numerous literacy-themed events and activities across the country in honour of this special initiative. Family Literacy Day® is a national awareness initiative created by ABC […]

World Press Freedom Day

In 1993, the United Nations General Assembly declared May 3 World Press Freedom Day, on the recommendation of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) General Conference. May 3 carries a special significance, as it also the anniversary of the Declaration of Windhoek, a statement of free press principles created by newspaper journalists […]

CCNAwards submission deadline

It is time again for the 2024 Canadian Community Newspaper Awards! This year’s competition will accept works from the 2023 calendar year and once again use the BetterBNC online entry system. […]

2024 CAJ national conference and awards ceremony

The 2024 Canadian Association of Journalists national conference and awards ceremony are just three weeks away! Have you got your tickets yet? This year’s conference will be held on May […]

2024 ISWNE conference

This June, the International Society of Weekly Newspaper Editors (ISWNE) is bringing its annual conference to Toronto and you’re all invited. Organized by NMC members Lisha Van Nieuwenhove of the Uxbridge Cosmos, Alicia McCutcheon […]


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