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VIU CHOSEN TO OFFER NATIONAL LAND MANAGEMENT TRAINING FOR FIRST NATIONS

SUMMARY: University will begin offering the Professional Indigenous Lands Management Certificate program in summer 2020. VIU MEDIA RELEASE: Tuesday, October… Read more »


Ogichidaa Francis Kavanaugh Looks Forward to Working with Federal Government and Regional Elected Parliamentarians on Immediate Action on Treaty #3 Priorities

Ogichidaa Francis Kavanaugh Looks Forward to Working with Federal Government and Regional Elected Parliamentarians on Immediate Action on Treaty #3… Read more »


AFN National Chief Bellegarde Congratulates Prime Minister Trudeau on Winning a Minority Government in 43rd Federal Election – “An Opportunity to Maintain Momentum and Progress

(Ottawa, ON): Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde congratulates re-elected Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on winning a… Read more »


All members of the community are invited to participate in any of the following 50th anniversary events:

Indigenous Insights Friday, November 1, 2019Indigenous Insights 7:00 a.m.  • Sunrise ceremony & honorific naming of the Traditional Area next… Read more »


A Minority Government: A Viable Solution for True Reconciliation

Following the federal election, Ghislain Picard, Chief of the Assembly of First Nations of Quebec-Labrador (AFNQL), would like to highlight… Read more »


NATIONAL INDIGENOUS CANNABIS & HEMP CONFERENCE November 26 – 28, 2019 in Kelowna, BC

You may have heard about the National Indigenous Cannabis & Hemp Conference in Calgary (Nov 2018) or Ottawa (Feb 2019)… Read more »


Public Service Announcement Call for applications: Cultural Performers – Team Nunavut 2020 Arctic Winter Games

Would you like to promote Nunavut culture at an international event? Here’s your chance!  The Department of Community and Government… Read more »


AFN Says Substantial Investments for Mental Wellness in First Nations are Essential in Closing the Health Gap Between First Nations and Canada

OTTAWA, Oct. 10, 2019 /CNW/ – On World Mental Health Day, the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) urges all federal leaders… Read more »


The Gord Downie & Chanie Wenjack Fund proudly announces the second annual Secret Path Week is October 17-22

Week of events and awareness highlighted by benefit concert “Secret Path Live” at Roy Thomson Hall October 19 TORONTO, October… Read more »


CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS! Poet Laureate Sheri-D Wilson invites you to participate in YYC POP: Portraits of People

Calgary, AB (Wednesday October 9, 2019) – YYC POP: Portraits of People is an open call out to the community,… Read more »