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Language representation at CRTC raised to Yale panel

Media | 02/12/2019 2:37 pm EST

Better representation at the CRTC of official language minority communities is a concern a number of francophone groups have raised to the panel reviewing Canada’s communications framework. The Alliance des Producteurs Francophones du Canada (APFC) is asking the...

Heritage seeking Que. CRTC commish for next year

Media | 08/23/2018 4:39 pm EDT

Canadian Heritage has posted the job application for the CRTC’s regional commissioner for Quebec, a year before the incumbent’s term is up. Yves Dupras, a Quebec lawyer, began a five-year term as the current commissioner in August 2014, which is coming to an end next August. The government is encouraging all applicants to get their applications in before the review process on September 25. After that date, the application will be held “and may be considered up until an appointment to the position is made,” it said in the job description, posted last week....

Address diversity gaps when filling CRTC roles, minister told

Media | 01/17/2017 9:52 pm EST

Filling all 13 spots allotted to CRTC commissioners could go a long way in addressing what some are calling decades of ongoing disparity between the demographics of those who make decisions about the...

Yves Dupras returning to CRTC

Media | 06/17/2014 5:12 pm EDT

Heritage Minister Shelly Glover announced Tuesday that Quebec lawyer Yves Dupras was returning as a commissioner of the CRTC. A press release from Heritage Canada said Dupras would start a five-year term as a full-time designated...