Vancouver’s StreetMessenger now displays shelter bed availability in real time on Google Maps and expands across Canada to combat homelessness
The Vancouver Community Network (VCN) has launched StreetMessenger.ca, which leverages SMS technology to send messages to the cell phones of homeless and street-involved youth with program information, life-saving alerts and real-time updates on available shelter beds displayed on Google Maps. StreetMessenger is now open to every community in Canada
The Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) invites CIRA Members to participate in the board of directors election by showing support for Member nominees.
Join CIRA to discuss the future of Canada’s Internet: registration now open for Canadians Connected 2017
Registration is now open for Canadians Connected 2017, which brings together Canada’s Internet community to learn from top digital thinkers and gain insight on the Canadian Internet Registration Authority’s (CIRA) latest initiatives to advance the Internet in Canada.
CIRA’s nomination committee selects candidates for the 2017 board of directors election; CIRA member applications now open
Ottawa, ON - July 27, 2017 - The Canadian Internet Registration Authority 's (CIRA) nomination committee has selected five candidates from across Canada with a broad mix of experience and qualifications necessary for the management of the .CA domain. To view the list of nomination committee candidates, visit https://cira.ca/election-results .
CIRA and the Wild Rose School Division deploy cloud-based DNS Firewall to protect students from phishing and ransomware
Today the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) and the Wild Rose School Division announced that the D-Zone DNS Firewall has been deployed board-wide. This new service helps secure students, teachers, and administration with a flexible and affordable layer of protection against ransomware, malware and other malicious content
(TORONTO, June 26, 2017) - To combat cyberbullying, Mozilla Hive Toronto partnered with YWCA Toronto and Youth Empowering Parents (YEP) to develop the Ca.pture project.
(OTTAWA, June 15, 2017) - Today, the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) announces $1 million in Community Investment Program funding, which includes projects aimed at digital literacy around privacy and cybersecurity.
(OTTAWA, June 8, 2017) – Today, Be the Choice launched an innovative online fully bilingual decision tree to help breast cancer patients and their loved ones better understand treatment options. Following a diagnosis, patients can access this one-of-a-kind tool at bethechoice.org and easily move through a series of treatment pathways and decision points.
Ottawa, ON – June 8, 2017 – Today the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) announced the public availability of its D-Zone DNS Firewall, a cloud-based cybersecurity solution that protects organizations from the growing threat of malware and ransomware.
Ottawa, ON – May 30, 2017 – The Canadian Internet Registration Authority’s (CIRA) nomination committee is seeking dynamic individuals with an interest in advancing the Internet in Canada to join its board of directors.