Canada is a country in the northern part of North America with ten provinces and three territories.
Canada is a federal parliamentary democracy as well as a constitutional monarchy: Queen Elizabeth is the head of state. The country is also bilingual - English and French - at the federal level. The name Canada originates from the Saint Lawrence Iroquoian word for village, 'kanata.'
The law in Saskatchewan demands companies offset the environmental damage they do by investing in conservancy projects. Mining giant K+S asked Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC) and the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) to help them develop a project to protect wetlands. DW spoke to Trevor Plews from DUC about the collaboration.
Since his presidential campaign, President Donald Trump has alternated between a hardline stance against the North American Free Trade Agreement, and a slightly softer tone backing away from destroying the deal. But the newly started talks to renegotiate NAFTA already portend towards a return to a more uncompromising position from the US.