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AFN National Chief Calls on Canada to Recognize Unceded Unsurrendered Algonquin Title of Indigenous Peoples Space in Ottawa

(Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde supports the Algonquin Nation in their work to… Read more »


Grand Council Treaty #3 Grand Chief supports Friendship Agreement between First Nations and Fort Frances

Kenora, ON — Ogichidaa Francis Kavanaugh, Grand Chief of Grand Council Treaty #3 says he supports the recent friendship agreement signed… Read more »


Call for Proposals – Parenting and Childrearing community funding initiatives

Start Date: 14 May, 2019 End Date: 31 May, 2019 Nunavut-wide 60 sec The Department of Family Services is accepting… Read more »


INDIGENOUS ADVOCATE TO RECEIVE HONORARY DOCTORATE DEGREE FROM VIU

SUMMARY: Indigenous educator, entrepreneur and cultural advocate Frank Brown will receive an Honorary Doctorate of Laws during VIU’s June 5, 2019… Read more »


The AFNQL Warns Against Impostors

Wendake, May 9, 2019 – Following two articles by reporter Isabelle Hachey of La Presse Plus published this week, the… Read more »


CN’s Sean Finn takes on Co-Chair role to propel Aboriginal procurement opportunities

Calgary, AB – May 9, 2019 – Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB) is pleased to announce that Sean Finn, Executive… Read more »


AFN National Chief Bellegarde Urges Committee Support for Federal Legislation focused on First Nations Jurisdiction for Care of Children

(Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde appeared before the House of Commons Standing Committee… Read more »


Grand Council Treaty #3 Creates Diabetes Video to Promote a Healthy Lifestyle and Help Raise Awareness about the Disease

Kenora, ON — In an effort to raise awareness about the diabetes epidemic sweeping across Treaty #3 territory, Grand Council Treaty… Read more »


NINE HAIDA ELDERS RECEIVE VIU’S MOST PRESTIGIOUS AWARD FOR LANGUAGE AND CULTURE PRESERVATION

SUMMARY: Haida Elders create “Great Work” over two decades to preserve and revitalize their language; Vancouver Island University recognizes Elders’ contributions… Read more »


Commissioner Kusugak announces recipients of the 2018 Nunavut Commissioner’s Arts Award

IQALUIT, Nunavut (April 26, 2019) – The Honorable Nellie T. Kusugak, Commissioner of Nunavut, today announced the recipients of the… Read more »