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Lakehead University’s Achievement Program will now help Nipigon students realize their full potential

September 25, 2018 – Thunder Bay, ON Nipigon students will have a greater chance of attending university thanks to a… Read more »

The First Peoples’ Cultural Council’s CEO Receives Order of British Columbia

Brentwood Bay, B.C. – We are proud to announce that FPCC’s Chief Executive Officer Tracey Herbert has been appointed to the Order of British… Read more »

Quebec English Electoral Debate: The AFNQL Underlines the Recognition of First Nations as a Solution to Labor Shortage

Wendake, September 18, 2018 – “First Nation issues are finally getting a nod in the electoral campaign but we want… Read more »

First Nations-Driven Implementation Essential, Says AFN National Chief on Federal Investment in Early Learning and Child Care

(Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde, together with AFN Manitoba Regional Chief Kevin Hart,… Read more »

September 13, 2018 —Whitecap Dakota First Nation, SASKATCHEWAN —Indigenous Services Canada

The Government of Canada is proud to support economic development opportunities and growth in First Nation communities. Today, the Honourable… Read more »

Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde Says First Nations will Drive a Reset of National Dialogue on Rights

(Ottawa, ON):  Following a successful two-day national policy forum, Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde stated that AFN… Read more »

AngajukKât, Inuit Community Corporation Chairs to be sworn in as members of the Nunatsiavut Assembly next week

Nunatsiavut President Johannes Lampe today congratulated all candidates who were successful in their elections yesterday for AngajukKâk in four Labrador… Read more »


Minister Philpott to announce significant investments to support health programs and services in Norway House Cree Nation Norway House Cree… Read more »

Premier’s lack of action on Muskrat Falls commitments a step back for reconciliation, says President Lampe

Nunatsiavut President Johannes Lampe is questioning why the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador continues to ignore the recommendations of the… Read more »

Victory for First Nations Rights Says AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde on Federal Court Ruling to Halt Construction of Trans Mountain

(Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde released the below statement in response to today’s… Read more »