February Newsletter

Understanding Lobbyist Registration under the Federal Lobbying Act Are you unsure whether you need to register as a lobbyist under the federal Lobbying Act? Here are three key questions to help determine if registration is necessary: 1. Are you paid to lobby? Lobbyists must be compensated for communicating with the federal government. Volunteers and individuals […]

The Dire Need for Free HPV Vaccination in Ontario

The Canadian Cancer Society’s alarming data reveals that in 2023, around 1,550 Canadian women faced cervical cancer, with about 400 deaths. This silent yet deadly disease, primarily caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV), can be largely prevented through vaccination. However, Ontario lags behind other provinces in providing accessible and affordable HPV vaccines. The “Make HPV […]

President Kirsten Krose Recognized by Canadian Small Business Magazine

SWON Public Affairs is proud to announce that our President and Founder, Kirsten Krose, received national recognition from the Canadian Small Business Magazine!   Kirsten stands out for her extensive experience in government relations and strategic communications. Under her leadership, SWON Public Affairs has accomplished impactful campaigns to bridge diverse sectors and influence public policy […]

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