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2018 Assembly of First Nations Annual General Assembly-Election for National Chief

The 2018 AFN Annual General Assembly was held on July 24 to July 26 at the Vancouver Convention Centre amid… Read more »


New Name Announced to Calgary Stampede Landmark

  “I really don’t like this word ‘Indians’,” expresses Siksika elder Rosalin Many Guns. She’s referring to the Calgary Stampede’s… Read more »

New name announced to Calgary Stampede Landmarka

Viu Honours First Nations Advocate With Honorary Degree

Gene Anne Joseph, the first librarian of First Nations heritage in BC, will receive Doctor of Laws at VIU’s June… Read more »


University of Saskatchewan Researchers Find Incidence of Epilepsy in Indigenous Population Double the National Average

  SASKATOON – University of Saskatchewan (U of S) researchers have discovered that the incidence of epilepsy in the Canadian… Read more »


Major New Alberta Metis Centre Announced

Funding for a major new Alberta Metis centre has been announced by the federal and Alberta governments and the Metis… Read more »

Breaking ground on new Alberta Metis Centre

2018 Indspire Awards Will Air in June on CBC and APTN

The Indspire Awards will broadcast nationwide on Sunday, June 24 at 8 p.m. (8:30 p.m. NT) on CBC, and APTN… Read more »

2018 Indspire Awards Will Air in June on CBC and APTN

Treaty 7’s Camp Mohkínstsis

  For the past two months, a group of First Nation’s people have built and sustained an awareness site called,… Read more »


Dr. Evelyn Voyageur Receives Indspire Health Award

Dr. Evelyn Voyageur, a nationally recognized leader in Indigenous health, NIC Elder in Residence and faculty member, will receive the… Read more »

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PSAC Continues Its Thirsty for Justice Campaign to Address Water Crisis in First Nations Communities

On National Aboriginal Day 2016, PSAC launched its Thirsty for Justice campaign. It was launched as the result of a… Read more »


World’s First Indigenous Law Degree to Be Offered at UVic

A new law program at the University of Victoria is the world’s first to combine the intensive study of both… Read more »