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2015

Press release – The Conference of Defence Associations (CDA) congradulates the new Government of Canada - 05 November 2015

Press release – The Conference of Defence Associations (CDA) Welcomes Prime Minister Harper’s Nomination of Lieutenant-​General Jonathan Vance as Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) - 30 April 2015

Press release – The Conference of Defence Associations (CDA) Welcomes the Government’s Decision to Extend the Military Mission against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) - 25 March 2015


2014

Press release – CDA Applauds the Government of Canada’s Initial Response to the Standing Committee on Veterans Affairs’ Report: The New Veterans Charter – Moving Forward1 October 2014

Press release – CDA supports the Standing Senate Committee on National Security and Defence’s recommendation that the Government of Canada enter into an agreement with the United States to participate as a partner in Ballistic Missile Defence24 June 2014

Press release – CDA applauds federal government’s decision to support NATO operations in Eastern Europe17 April 2014

Press release – CDA welcomes and supports declaration of a “National Day of Honour” to commemorate Afghanistan mission19 March 2014


2013

Press release – CDA supports the concerns of the Royal Canadian Legion and the comments of the Chief of the Defence Staff for dealing with soldiers’ PTSD5 December 2013

Press release – CDA welcomes the Hon Rob Nicholson’s appointment as Minister of National Defence15 July 2013

Communiqué de presse - La CAD salue la nomination de l’honorable Rob Nicholson comme ministre de la Défense nationale15 juillet 2013

Press release – CDA applauds the launch by Minister MacKay of Civil Military Leadership Pilot Initiative11 July 2013

Press release – On the restoration of the Canadian Army rank insignia, names and badges8 July 2013


2012

Press release – The CDA applauds interim report of the Senate defence committee, “Answering the Call”12 January 2012


2011

CDA submission to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance – presentation by the Conference of Defence Associations – October 2011

Air Force Association of Canada – Use and Development of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

CDA position paper – Support for Injured Military Personnel21 March 2011


2010

CDA position paper – Sustaining Funding for Defence3 December 2012

CDA resolution – CF Reserves’ Pay, Allowances and Training: A Need for Protection and Commitment – April 2010


2009

CDA position paper – A Canadian Military Presence in Afghanistan Post 201116 December 2009

Press release – CDA welcomes Federal Government’s fresh approach to rationalising ship procurement28 July 2009


2008

CDA position paper – Funding for National Defence – November 2008

  • Response of the Minister of National Defence – 10 February 2009

Testimony of General (Ret’d) Paul Manson, President, CDA Institute, and Colonel (Ret’d) Alain Pellerin, Executive Director, CDA to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development – 14 February 2008

Press release – Report of the Independent Panel on Canada’s Future Role in Afghanistan22 January 2008


2007

Submission of the CDA to the Independent Panel on Canada’s Future Role in Afghanistan – 28 November 2007

CDA position paper – including Minister of National Defence’s response – August 2007

Testimony of Colonel Alain Pellerin (Ret’d), Executive Director, and Colonel (Ret’d) Brian MacDonald, Senior Defence Analyst, CDA to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development – April 2007

Statement by Col Brian MacDonald (Ret’d) Senior Defence Analyst, CDA to the Minister of Finance for the 2007 Pre-​budget Consultations – 15 February 2007

Statement by Paul Manson, General (Ret’d), President, CDA to the House of Commons Standing Committee on National Defence – 13 February 2007


2006

Executive summary of the statement by Richard Evraire, Lieutenant General (Ret’d), Chairman, CDA to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance – 20 September 2006

Statement by Richard Evraire, Lieutenant General (Ret’d), Chairman, CDA to the House of Commons Standing Committee on National Defence – 20 September 2006


2005

Testimony of Colonel Alain Pellerin (Ret’d), Executive Director, CDA to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Trade – 26 June 2005

Testimony of Lieutenant-​General Richard Evraire (Ret’d), Chairman and Colonel Howard Marsh (Ret’d), Senior Defence Analyst, CDA to the House of Commons Standing Committee on National Defence and Veterans Affairs – 14 April 2005

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