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CALGARY, 22 MARCH 2017, (CBNS)

A group of Baha’i youth from Calgary recently contributed to a process of envisioning Canada’s future over the next 50 years.

The consultation was spearheaded by ImagiNation 150, a non-profit organization that is holding discussions with youth groups from across country in honour of Canada’s Sesquicentenary.

TORONTO, 17 MARCH 2017, (CBNS)

Baha’is throughout Canada are inviting their friends and neighbours to festive community celebrations on March 20. For Baha’is, this is New Years Day and a holy day on which work is suspended.

TORONTO, 23 FEBRUARY 2017, (CBNS)

From sunset on February 24 to sunset of February 28, Baha’is and their friends in more than 100 000 localities in virtually every country around the world will be celebrating the festival of Ayyam-i-Ha (or the “Days of Ha”).

TORONTO, 30 JANUARY 2017, (CBNS)

In response to reports that a gunman opened fire in a mosque in Sainte-Foy, Quebec on Sunday night, killing six people and wounding several others, the following statement was made by Dr. Gerald Filson, Director of Public Affairs for the Baha’i Community of Canada:

Panelists and moderator for "Positive Narratives to Promote Pluralism and Inclusion"
New York, 20 January 2017, (CBNS)

Director of Government Relations for the Baha’i Community of Canada, Corinne Box, participated in a recent High-Level Forum on Combatting Anti-Muslim Discrimination and Hate that was hosted at the UN Headquarters in New York.  She was invited to participate by the Government of Canada.

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WASHINGTON D.C., 19 MARCH 2017, (BWNS)
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3 MARCH 2017, BAHÁ’Í INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY
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TORONTO, 27 FEBRUARY 2017, (CRRF)
As a young child I was always fascinated by my mother’s story of her arrival to Canada. It seemed fantastical to me that my poised, petite, and refined mother, could ever make such a daring escape by foot with my father across the Iran/Pakistan border.
AGUA AZUL, Colombia, 23 February 2017, (BWNS)
Plans for the construction of the local Baha'i House of Worship in Agua Azul, a village in Norte del Cauca, Colombia, have recently reached an important milestone.
15 February 2017, (BWNS)
Following the wave of national Baha'i websites that have launched in recent years, the site of the Baha'i community of Iran went online earlier today.