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January 27, 2020

Family Literacy Day And Week Promote Taking 20 Minutes Each Day For Learning Together

The Government of Saskatchewan and the Saskatchewan Literacy Network are partnering to proclaim January 27 as Family Literacy Day in Saskatchewan and January 26 to February 1, 2020 as Family Literacy Week.  This year’s theme is Take 20 in 2020, a reminder to take 20 minutes every day to make learning together a part of every family’s daily routine.

January 23, 2020

Saskatchewan Develops New Strategy To Manage And Reduce Waste

Environment Minister Dustin Duncan released a new Solid Waste Management Strategy for the province today.  This strategy is a starting point to providing a practical and sustainable solid waste management system to achieve specific goals over the next 20 years.

January 21, 2020

Saskatchewan Receives 'A' For Reducing Red Tape

The province has proclaimed January 20 to 24, as Red Tape Awareness Week.  The week highlights the importance of government ministries, agencies and Crown corporations’ efforts to reduce red tape and modernize regulations in order to help businesses grow and be more successful and to encourage further investment in the province’s economy.

January 16, 2020

Senior Leadership Changes In The Saskatchewan Public Service

Deputy Minister to the Premier Cam Swan today announced changes to senior leadership of the Saskatchewan Public Service.  Effective March 1, 2020, Sarah Harrison has been appointed Deputy Minister of Environment.  Harrison currently serves as Deputy Minister of Conservation and Climate and was previously the Deputy Minister for Sport, Culture and Heritage for the province of Manitoba.