• TransCanada, Bronze Partner of the CMA 2014

    Edmundston (NB) - The « Congrès mondial acadien 2014 » (World Acadian Congress) will host “L’Acadie du Monde” (Acadia of the World) in partnership with TransCanada.  Today, Mr. Émilien Nadeau, President of the CMA 2014, and Mr. Philippe Cannon, TransCanada’s spokesperson, have officially announced their partnership, which will most likely be the last significant contribution from the private sector for this grand gathering of August 2014.

  • The CMA 2014 will also be affluent spiritually

    Madawaska (ME) – Heads of congregations and their followers in the three regions hosting the CMA 2014 have worked together to provide a rich spiritual component delivering events and various gatherings.  These activities will be added to the CMA 2014’s official program schedule coming out on June 18th.

  • - Only available in French -

    Edmundston, le 26 mai 2014 – Le concours de plan d’affaires « Réalise ton rêve d’entreprise » permettra à 17 jeunes de 18 à 34 ans d’élaborer leur plan d’affaires afin de démarrer leur entreprise sur le territoire de l’Acadie des terres et forêts. 

  • Job offer - Assistant to the coordination-Women's Summit.

    Feminist Coalition of New Brunswick is looking for a (an) employee (s) to fill the position of Assistant to the coordination-Women's Summit.

    Here is the job description and tasks:

    Coordination Assistant - Women's Summit

    Under the supervision of the Coordinator of the Women's Summit, the Coordination Assistant will be responsible to assist in the tasks of the Coordinator of the Women's Summit of the World Acadian Congress 2014.

  • Family Gathering Registration Sessions!

    Edmundston (NB) –  At less than 75 days before the big kick-off of the festivities, the organizers of the Congrès mondial acadien 2014 invite the Arsenault, Comeau, Landry, LeBlanc, Savoie families, and all others, to register now to their family gathering to be held from August 8 to 24.

  • Call for Tenders - MultiMEDIA Pavilion Coffee Lounge

    The MultiMEDIA Pavilion will be the technology hub of the 2014 Congrès mondial acadien. It will host a wide range of new interactive technology to the delight of visitors. The MultiMEDIA Pavilion will be animated by a creative team that will reinterpret the CMA 2014 through images, sounds and videos shared via the social networks by the participants to the festivities. It will also be a pre-eminent showcase which will allow the Acadians of the world to actively participate in the celebrations on-site or even from afar. These installations will be within the Edmundston Multisports Pavilion from August 8 to 24, 2014.

  • A symposium on the nursing profession during the CMA 2014!

    Edmundston (NB)- May 12 - At the occasion of National Nursing Week, the organizing committee of the symposium on the nursing profession entitled "A historic look, analysis of the present and future orientations", to be held on August 21 and 22 at the Edmundston campus of the Université de Moncton during the Congrès mondial acadien 2014, unveiled its program of activities.

  • The MultiMEDIA pavilion, the technological hub of the CMA 2014!

    Edmundston (N.B.)- May 6th – The City of Edmundston's Multisports Pavilion will have a whole new look for the World Acadian Congress. In partnership with the City of Edmundston, the CMA's team will transform this infrastructure to transform it into the technological backbone of the CMA. Thus, the Multisports Pavilion will become the MultiMEDIA Pavilion and will accommodate a variety of new interactive technologies for the delight of visitors.

  • Forestry Symposium of the CMA 2014 “Forestry: Innovative by nature! ”

    Edmundston (N.B.) - May 2nd – The organizing committee for the forestry symposium "Forestry : Innovative by nature", to be held on August 18 and 19 at the Edmundston Campus of the Université de Moncton during the Congrès mondial acadien 2014, unveiled this morning its program of activities.