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Terms of reference for proposed methylmercury health oversight committee under review

Following a meeting with other Indigenous leaders and Newfoundland and Labrador Premier Dwight Ball in St. John’s on Tuesday, the… Read more »


NETFLIX ANNOUNCES NEW PARTNERSHIPS WITH CANADA’S LEADING INDIGENOUS SCREEN ORGANIZATIONS, SUPPORTING THE NEXT GENERATION OF INDIGENOUS CREATORS

Banff, AB — June 11, 2019 – Today, at the 2019 Banff World Media Festival, Netflix joined imagineNATIVE, The Indigenous Screen Office… Read more »


Canada Signs Historic Post-Secondary Education Agreement with Métis Nation

June 10th, 2019 — OTTAWA, Unceded Algonquin Territory, Ontario — Indigenous Services Canada  The Minister of Indigenous Services, Seamus O’Regan,… Read more »


AFN Fully Supports Natoaganeg First Nation in Exercising Their Treaty Right to Fish in their Territory

(Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde says immediate action is required to ensure the… Read more »


Coordinated and Immediate Action Required to End Violence Against Indigenous Women and Girls and those at Risk: AFN National Chief

(Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde says immediate and sustained action in coordination with… Read more »


VIU HOSTS SUMMER CAMPS FOR INDIGENOUS HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

SUMMARY: Thanks to the generosity of The Peter Cundill Foundation, VIU is offering three free camps at the University’s Cowichan,… Read more »


INNU NATION QUESTIONS INFORMATION RELIED UPON BY UNITED NATIONS SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR, BASKUT TUNCAK FOLLOWING REPORT ON OFFICIAL VISIT TO CANADA

SHESHATSHIU, NL – Labrador Innu leaders question Mr. Baskut Tuncak, Special Rapporteur on human rights and hazardous substances and wastes… Read more »


Grand Council Treaty #3 Grand Chief Kavanaugh says the Real Work begins on Implementing the Calls for Justice now that the MMIWG Inquiry Report is complete

Kenora, ON — Ogichidaa Francis Kavanaugh, Grand Chief of Grand Council Treaty #3 says now that the Final Report of… Read more »


The National Inquiry Calls for Justice – NWAC Calls for Action

Ottawa, ON – The Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC) welcomes today’s release of the Final Report of the National… Read more »


2019 BC Indigenous Business Award Program Calls for Nominations

VANCOUVER – BC Achievement Foundation has launched its 2019 Call for Nominationsfor the eleventh annual Indigenous Business Award program. Nominations are… Read more »