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The CIC meets with Liberal Government.

On February 5, 2004 Steering Committee members of the Canadian Consortium for Research (CCR) were pleased to hear that the federal Liberal government remains committed to Canada's stated goal of becoming the world's fifth most research-intensive nation by 2010. It is estimated that up to 100,000 additional research scientists and engineers will be required.

Pictured from left to right are Francine Ford, executive director of the Canadian Association of Physicists (CAP); Roland Andersson, MCIC; executive director of the CIC; Joe Fontana, MP, parliamentary secretary to the prime minister, Bruce Sells, executive director of the Canadian Federation of Biological Societies (CFBS); and Don McDiarmid, CAP.
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Publication:Canadian Chemical News
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Date:Mar 1, 2004
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