Month: August 1977

18th Annual Premiers Conference, Canada-U.S. Relations, Opening Statement by Premier Lougheed (18-19 August 1977)

Document Information Date: 1977-08-18 By: Peter Lougheed (Alberta) Citation: 18th Annual Premiers Conference, Canada-U.S. Relations, Opening Statement by Premier Lougheed, Doc 850-8/002 (St. Andrews: 18-19 August 1977). Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). 18TH ANNUAL PREMIERS CONF ERENCE Canada-U.S. Relations Qpening Statement by Premier Lougheed Alberta St. Andrews, N.B. August 18-19, 1977 CANADA U.S. RELATIONS OPENING STATEMENT BY PREMIER LOUGHEED AT THE 18TH ANNUAL PREMIERS’ CONFERENCE AUGUST 18 and 19, 1977 ST. ANDREWS, NEW BRUNSWICK While it is generally accepted that the development of foreign policy… Read more 18th Annual Premiers Conference, Canada-U.S. Relations, Opening Statement by Premier Lougheed (18-19 August 1977)

18th Annual Premiers Conference, News Release (18-19 August 1977)

Document Information Date: 1977-08-18 By: Allan Blakeney Citation: 18th Annual Premiers Conference, News Release, Doc 850-8/022 (St. Andrews: 18-19 August 1977). Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). DOCUMENT: 850-8/022 NEWS RELEASE Immediate Release Thursday, August l8, 1977 Premier Allan Blakeney says he is disturbed and dismayed at the specific proposal presented by Quebec Premier Levesque to provincial Premiers concerning language rights for Canadians. The Saskatchewan Premier said the Quebec proposition that children going to Quebec from other provinces whose parents were not educated in English would… Read more 18th Annual Premiers Conference, News Release (18-19 August 1977)

18th Annual Premiers Conference, Statement of the Prime Minister of Quebec, Mr. René Lésque, Concerning Reciprocal Agreements in Education (18-19 August 1977)

Document Information Date: 1977-08-18 By: René Lévesque Citation: 18th Annual Premiers Conference, Statement of the Prime Minister of Quebec, Mr. René Lésque, Concerning Reciprocal Agreements in Education, Doc 850-8/012 (St. Andrews: 18-19 August 1977). Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). 18TH ANNUAL PREMIERS CONFERENCE Statement of the Prime Minister of Quebec, Mr. René Lévesque, Concerning Reciprocal Agreements in Education QUEBEC St. Andrews, N.B. August 18-19, 1977 power 1ast November. Actua11y, this was one of the hottest issues of the 1ast eiection campaign – and a11 the… Read more 18th Annual Premiers Conference, Statement of the Prime Minister of Quebec, Mr. René Lésque, Concerning Reciprocal Agreements in Education (18-19 August 1977)

18th Annual Premiers Conference, Statement on Language (18-19 August 1977)

Document Information Date: 1977-08-18 By: Secretariat of the Conference Citation: 18th Annual Premiers Conference, Statement on Language, Doc 850-8/027 (St. Andrews: 18-19 August 1977). Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). DOCUMENT: 850-8/02 18TH ANNUAL PREMIERS’ CONFERENCE August 18-19, 1977 St. Andrews, New Brunswick STATEMENT ON LANGUAGE Recognizing our concern for the maintenance and, where indicated, development of minority language rights in Canada; and Recognizing that education is the foundation on which language and culture rest: The Premiers agree that they will make their best efforts to… Read more 18th Annual Premiers Conference, Statement on Language (18-19 August 1977)

18th Annual Premiers Conference, News Release (18-19 August 1977)

Document Information Date: 1977-08-18 By: Allan Blakeney (Saskatchewan) Citation: 18th Annual Premiers Conference, News Release, Doc 850-8/021 (St. Andrews: 18-19 August 1977). Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). DOCUMENT: 850-8/021 NEWS RELEASE Government of Saskatchewan Immediate Release Thursday, Aug. 18, 1977 Premier Allan Blakeney has called for a concerted Federal-Provincial effort to combat the serious and growing Canadian crisis of unemployment. The Premier said that high unemployment in Canada underlines a faltering Canadian economy. The Saskatchewan Premier said: “All the signs indicate that Canada’s unemployment rate… Read more 18th Annual Premiers Conference, News Release (18-19 August 1977)

18th Annual Premiers’ Conference, Canada-U.S. Relations (18-19 August 1977)

Document Information Date: 1977-08-18 By: Secretariat of the Conference Citation: 18th Annual Premiers’ Conference, Canada-U.S. Relations, Doc 850-8/025 (St. Andrews: 18-19 August 1977). Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Document No: 850-8/025 18TH ANNUAL PREMIERS’ CONFERENCE August 18-19, 1977 St. Andrews, New Brunswick CANADA- U.S. RELATIONS CONFERENCE STATEMENT While recognizing the primacy of the role of the federal government in international trade relations, the Premiers were of the opinion that the provinces also have legitimate interests and concerns in the international arena. Given these legitimate concerns… Read more 18th Annual Premiers’ Conference, Canada-U.S. Relations (18-19 August 1977)

18th Annual Premiers Conference, Communique, The Economy (18-19 August 1977)

Document Information Date: 1977-08-18 By: Allan Blakeney (Saskatchewan) Citation: 18th Annual Premiers Conference, Communique, The Economy, Doc 850-8/023 (St. Andrews: 18-19 August 1977). Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). DOCUMENT: 850-8/ O23 18TH ANNUAL PREMIERS CONFERENCE COMMUNIQUE THE ECONOMY (August 18, 19 St. Andrews, N.B. August 18-19, 1977 The Provincial Premiers agreed that unemployment in Canada at its present level is unacceptable. Forecasts of continuing high unemployment rates for at least the next eighteen months were a source of grave concern. The Premiers deplored the waste… Read more 18th Annual Premiers Conference, Communique, The Economy (18-19 August 1977)

18th Annual Premiers Conference, Notes for the Lead-Off Statement on “Unemployment and Job Creation” (18-19 August 1977)

Document Information Date: 1977-08-18 By: Edward Schreyer Citation: 18th Annual Premiers Conference, Notes for the Lead-Off Statement on “Unemployment and Job Creation”, Doc 850-8/015 (St. Andrews: 18-19 August 1977). Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). DOCUMENT: 850-8/015 18TH ANNUAL PREMIERS CONFERENCE Notes for the Lead-Off Statement on “Unemployment and Job Creation” Honourable E. Schreyer Premier of Manitoba St. Andrews, N.B. August 18-19, 1977 MR. CHAIRMAN: TWO YEARS AGO, WHEN WE MET IN NEWFOUNDLAND, THE CANADIAN ECONOMY WAS BEING THREATENED BY INCREASINGLY SERIOUS INFLATIONARY PRESSURES. ASIA RESULT… Read more 18th Annual Premiers Conference, Notes for the Lead-Off Statement on “Unemployment and Job Creation” (18-19 August 1977)