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First Nations say Trans Mountain review is rushed

VANCOUVER – It has been reported  that The National Energy Board will hear from 31 Indigenous groups and individuals  on… Read more »


Ottawa, ON – NWAC is excited to announce the creation of a new LGBTQ2S+ Unit dedicated to expanding and enhancing… Read more »

Prime Minister visits Tŝilhqot’in Nation to personally deliver statement of exoneration

Acknowledging past mistakes is an important part of renewing the relationship between Canada and Indigenous peoples. By coming together in… Read more »

Apuiat Project Opportunity to Build a Political Relationship on a Solid Foundation

Wendake, November 1, 2018 – Outside of the media debate on the continuation of the Apuiat Wind Project, of which… Read more »

Call for proposals – Grants and Contributions

The Department of Culture and Heritage is now accepting applications and proposals for projects that promote, protect or preserve and… Read more »

European Parliament Subcommittee on Human Rights Reaches out to the Native Women’s Association of Canada – Raises Concerns about Discrimination Against Indigenous Women in Canada

Ottawa, ON – Today, the Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC) met with representatives from the European Parliament Subcommittee on… Read more »

Assembly of First Nations National Chief Congratulates Bobby Cameron on Re-Election as Chief of the Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations and Saskatchewan Regional Chief for the AFN

(Ottawa, ON): Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde congratulates Bobby Cameron on his re-election yesterday as Chief… Read more »

Court Denies Injunction but Orders Treaty 8 Infringement Trial before Site C Reservoir Flooding

(Fort St. John, B.C., Treaty 8 Territory, October 24, 2018)  The British Columbia Supreme Court has ordered that a full… Read more »

The Indigenous Peoples Atlas of Canada launches extensive new educational resources

OTTAWA, Oct. 22, 2018 /CNW/ – Against the backdrop of the Peace Tower on Parliament Hill, students from the Ottawa Inuit Children’s… Read more »

Government of Canada is taking steps to support recovery of the Southern Resident Killer Whales in the Salish Sea

News release October 22, 2018                     VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA Canada has the longest coastline in the world, serving as home… Read more »