Edmundston (NB) – The CMA 2014 has recently signed a partnership agreement with the "Association francophone des aînés du Nouveau-Brunswick" to organize the first ever 50 Years Plus Summit which will be part of the CMA 2014's program schedule. The event will take place August 19th and 20th 2014, and will be organized in close collaboration with groups of people 50 years and over from Témiscouata and Aroostook County in Maine.
Edmundston (NB) – The Congrès mondial acadien 2014 is greatly saddened by the loss of a key collaborator: Norman Cyr, President of Maine's regional committee, died February 9th at the age of 63. Mr. Cyr was highly involved in the development of communities in the Saint-John Valley.
Edmundston (NB) – Officials with the Congres mondial acadien (CMA/World Acadian Congress) 2014 have completed the third open application period for family reunions and are within striking distance of reaching the goal of 120 family gatherings for the August 2014 celebrations. Nineteen new families have been added to the list, bringing the total to 108 families who will all converge towards Acadia of Lands and Forest in August 2014.
1. Babin - St Agatha, ME
2. Barillot - Saint Basile, N-B
3. Bérubé - Saint-Louis –du Ha!-Ha!,QC
4. Breaux/Breau/Brault - À déterminé
5. Forest - Ste Agatha, ME
Press confrence - Commemorative license plate unveiling
Press Conference Madawaska
Press conference in Témiscouata-sur-le-Lac
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