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Investing to support the creation of an Indigenous Fire Marshal Office

Today, the Honourable Seamus O’Regan, Minister of Indigenous Services, announced Budget 2019 funding of $9.97 million over three years, starting… Read more »


NUNATUKAVUT MISUSING THE COMMMISSION OF INQUIRY RESPECTING THE MUSKRAT FALLS PROJECT TO BOLSTER ITS INDIGENOUS RIGHTS CLAIMS

HAPPY VALLEY-GOOSE BAY, LABRADOR, NL  The following is a statement issued by Gregory Rich, Grand Chief of the Innu Nation… Read more »


Statement by the Prime Minister on the report by the Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the report by the Conflict of Interest and Ethics… Read more »


Statement from the Hon. Jody Wilson-Raybould, M.P. for Vancouver Granville on the release of the Trudeau II Report of the Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner

I welcome the Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner’s Trudeau II Report issued today.  I am grateful for Commissioner Mario… Read more »


Reconciliation in action: Fisheries agreement reached between Government of Canada and the Elsipogtog and Esgenoôpetitj First Nations

Halifax, Nova Scotia – The Government of Canada is committed to a renewed relationship with Indigenous peoples based on the… Read more »


Contravention of section 9 of the Conflict of Interest Act found in report released by Commissioner Dion

Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner Mario Dion today released the Trudeau II Report, an examination of the allegation that the… Read more »


Government of Canada announces funding for First Nations organization in Thunder Bay

Distinctions-based program empowers Indigenous people to improve skills and find jobs The Government of Canada is committed to advancing reconciliation… Read more »


LEISURE IN A CULTURAL CONTEXT

SUMMARY: Vancouver Island University’s Masters of Arts in Sustainable Leisure Management student Sara Fulla explores the Kwakwaka’wakw Potlatch as a form of… Read more »


Methylmercury ‘time bomb” ticking with start of Muskrat Falls reservoir impoundment

The following statement was released today by Nunatsiavut President Johannes Lampe in response to the start of impoundment of the… Read more »


Saugeen First Nation seeks court ruling in Sauble Beach claim First Nation asks Court to confirm that Sauble Beach has always been part of its Reserve

Saugeen First Nation, Ontario: Saugeen First Nation has served a summary judgment motion as part of a longstanding lawsuit to… Read more »