Feds Promising Marijuana Education Campaigns As Legalization Nears

Posted on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 08:27 AM

With marijuana becoming legal in Canada next July, the federal government preparing to roll out an education and awareness campaign.

It's earmarking over 36 million dollars over the next five years on the campaign.

Federal Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor says it's not intended to promote cannabis use.

Petitpas Taylor says the campaign will be heavily focused on young people, now high users of the drug.