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Assembly of First Nations Declares State of Emergency on COVID-19 Pandemic

Assembly of First Nations Declares State of Emergency on COVID-19 Pandemic OTTAWA, March 24, 2020 – The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) is officially declaring a State of Emergency for First Nations regarding the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. The AFN is pressing for immediate increases in funding for First Nations and full involvement in all discussions […]

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NC Bulletin & Executive Motion on COVID-19 State of Emergency

NC Bulletin & Executive Motion on COVID-19 State of Emergency March 24, 2020 SUMMARY: The AFN Executive Committee, led by National Chief Perry Bellegarde and comprised of Regional Chiefs from across the country, passed a motion on March 23 declaring a State of Emergency respecting First Nations and the COVID-19 pandemic. AFN leadership calls on […]

by ahnationtalk on March 24, 202024 Views

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National Chief Perry Bellegarde Bulletin – March 18, 2020 – Covid-19 and Canada’s Economic Response Plan

National Chief Perry Bellegarde Bulletin – March 18, 2020 – Covid-19 and Canada’s Economic Response Plan SUMMARY:  The Prime Minister announced on March 18 the “Government of Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan” which includes a number of areas that directly or indirectly impact First Nations. The announcement includes $305 million for an Indigenous Communities Support […]

by ahnationtalk on March 19, 202078 Views

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NATIONAL CHIEF PERRY BELLEGARDE BULLETIN – March 13, 2020 – COVID-19 and First Nations

NATIONAL CHIEF PERRY BELLEGARDE BULLETIN – March 13, 2020 – COVID-19 and First Nations SUMMARY:  National Chief had a conference call with Prime Minister Trudeau and federal Ministers on the COVID-19 pandemic and planning and preparedness that addresses the unique situation and needs of First Nations. National Chief emphasized the critical need for First Nations […]

by ahnationtalk on March 16, 202083 Views

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Media Advisory – AFN 2020 National Housing & Infrastructure Forum and Tradeshow – March 10-12, 2020

Media Advisory – AFN 2020 National Housing & Infrastructure Forum and Tradeshow – March 10-12, 2020 TORONTO, March 9, 2020 – The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) is hosting its 4th Annual National Housing and Infrastructure Forum and Tradeshow from March 10-12, 2020 at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel in Toronto, ON. Hundreds of First Nations […]

by ahnationtalk on March 9, 202081 Views

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National Water Coordinator

National Water Coordinator Refer to competition number 2020-HIP-01 Internal/External Competition Description: The Assembly of First Nations is seeking a highly skilled and motivated National Water Coordinator to support the National Office in its engagement with First Nations regionally on issues related to water, wastewater and the Long-Term Drinking Water Strategy. National Coordinator will organize outreach, […]

by pmnationtalk on March 5, 20200 Views

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AFN’s National Climate Gathering a Successful Dialogue with First Nations Leadership, Elders and Youth Aimed at Taking Action on the Climate Crisis

AFN’s National Climate Gathering a Successful Dialogue with First Nations Leadership, Elders and Youth Aimed at Taking Action on the Climate Crisis WHITEHORSE, YT, March 4, 2020 – The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) hosted a successful National Climate Gathering in Whitehorse, YT, that brought together over 380 First Nations leaders, Elders, women and youth […]

by pmnationtalk on March 5, 2020106 Views

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Intermediate Graphic Designer

Intermediate Graphic Designer Refer to competition number 2020-FIN-06 Internal/External Description: The Assembly of First Nations requires an experienced and professional Graphic Designer to join our information technology team. The incumbent will be responsible for producing layouts for a wide range of materials, both in print and on the web including report publications, corporate materials and […]

by pmnationtalk on March 4, 20200 Views

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AFN National Chief Says Draft Agreement between Wet’suwet’en and Ministers of the Crown a Positive Signal of Progress

AFN National Chief Says Draft Agreement between Wet’suwet’en and Ministers of the Crown a Positive Signal of Progress (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde says the announcement of a draft agreement with the Wet’suwet’en and the federal and provincial governments is a positive signal that progress is being made […]

by ahnationtalk on March 3, 202065 Views

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Media Advisory – AFN Holds Climate Gathering in Whitehorse, YT from March 3-4

Media Advisory – AFN Holds Climate Gathering in Whitehorse, YT from March 3-4 OTTAWA, March 2, 2020  – The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) is hosting a National Climate Gathering on March 3-4, 2020, at the Coast High Country Inn, in Whitehorse, Yukon. The Gathering will bring together First Nations experts, leadership, youth, women, knowledge […]

by ahnationtalk on March 2, 202054 Views

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National Water Coordinator

National Water Coordinator Refer to competition number 2020-HIP-01 Internal/External Competition Description: The Assembly of First Nations is seeking a highly skilled and motivated National Water Coordinator to support the National Office in its engagement with First Nations regionally on issues related to water, wastewater and the Long-Term Drinking Water Strategy. National Coordinator will organize outreach, […]

by pmnationtalk on February 21, 20200 Views

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Policy Analyst – Research & Policy Sector

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY Assembly of First Nations Policy Analyst – Research & Policy Sector Refer to competition number 2020-POL-01 Internal/External Description:               The Assembly of First Nations is seeking a policy analyst with strong background in economics and financial governance. You will be responsible for providing policy analysis and conducting research on matters related to the fiscal […]

by pmnationtalk on February 20, 20200 Views

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Special Advisor – Water

Special Advisor – Water Internal/External Competition Description: The Assembly of First Nations is seeking a highly skilled and motivated professional to conduct research and analysis, develop policies, provide technical advice, develop reports, and other written material related to Water and Wastewater in First Nation communities. The candidate will also be a strong advocate in advancing […]

by pmnationtalk on February 18, 20200 Views

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AFN’s Federal Class Action Lawsuit Will Fight for Justice and Fairness for Victims of First Nations Child Welfare System

AFN’s Federal Class Action Lawsuit Will Fight for Justice and Fairness for Victims of First Nations Child Welfare System (Ottawa, ON) – The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) has filed a federal class action lawsuit to seek damages and justice for the thousands of First Nations children and families that have been discriminated against by […]

by ahnationtalk on February 12, 2020257 Views

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AFN National Chief Statement on Wet’suwet’en Nation

AFN National Chief Statement on Wet’suwet’en Nation (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde issued the following statement today on the situation in Wet’suwet’en Nation territory and the arrests by the RCMP: “People should never be criminalized for standing up for their lands. Our thoughts are for the safety and […]

by ahnationtalk on February 11, 2020172 Views

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AFN National Chief Statement on Situation in Wet’suwet’en Territory

AFN National Chief Statement on Situation in Wet’suwet’en Territory (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde issued the following statement today on the situation in Wet’suwet’en Nation territory and actions by the RCMP in the area, including the kilometer 39 checkpoint: “I am urging peace and I condemn any acts […]

by ahnationtalk on February 6, 2020115 Views

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Canada Must Ensure First Nations Rights, Title and Jurisdiction Are Respected in Trans Mountain Expansion Project

Canada Must Ensure First Nations Rights, Title and Jurisdiction Are Respected in Trans Mountain Expansion Project February 4, 2020 (Ottawa, ON) – Following the Federal Court of Appeal’s decision today on the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project, Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde says the federal government must ensure that First Nations’ […]

by ahnationtalk on February 4, 2020134 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Offers Condolences on the Passing of Elder Pearl Keenan

Assembly of First Nations Offers Condolences on the Passing of Elder Pearl Keenan OTTAWA, Jan. 31, 2020 – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde and AFN Yukon Regional Chief Kluane Adamek offer their condolences on behalf of the AFN to the family and friends of Pearl Keenan, a highly respected Teslin Tlingit […]

by ahnationtalk on January 31, 2020154 Views

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REGISTRATION NOW OPEN for the Assembly of First Nations 2020 National Housing and Infrastructure Forum and Tradeshow in Toronto, Ontario

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN for the Assembly of First Nations 2020 National Housing and Infrastructure Forum and Tradeshow in Toronto, Ontario Greetings, The Assembly of First Nations is hosting the 2020 National Housing and Infrastructure Forum and Tradeshow on March 10-12, 2020, in Toronto, Ontario, at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel. The forum will host plenary […]

by ahnationtalk on January 24, 2020160 Views

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“We Must Bring Justice and Healing to the Families Whose Children Never Made it Home from Residential Schools,” Says AFN NWT Regional Chief Yakeleya

“We Must Bring Justice and Healing to the Families Whose Children Never Made it Home from Residential Schools,” Says AFN NWT Regional Chief Yakeleya September 19, 2019 (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) NWT Regional Chief Norman Yakeleya attended a presentation by the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation (NCTR) yesterday on their […]

by pmnationtalk on January 24, 202093 Views

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Registration now Open for the Assembly of First Nations National Climate Gathering in Whitehorse, Yukon on March 3-4, 2020

Registration now Open for the Assembly of First Nations National Climate Gathering in Whitehorse, Yukon on March 3-4, 2020 Greetings, The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) is hosting the National Climate Gathering on March 3-4, 2020, at the Coast High Country Inn in Whitehorse, Yukon.  The Gathering will bring together First Nations experts, leadership, youth, […]

by ahnationtalk on January 23, 2020224 Views

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AFN National Chief Bellegarde says Canada’s Correctional Investigator’s Report is an Alarming Call for Immediate Action to Reduce First Nations Incarceration

AFN National Chief Bellegarde says Canada’s Correctional Investigator’s Report is an Alarming Call for Immediate Action to Reduce First Nations Incarceration January 22, 2020 (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde wants immediate action in response to yesterday’s release by the Correctional Investigator of Canada which states that Canada’s prisons […]

by ahnationtalk on January 23, 2020166 Views

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Administrative Assistant(s)

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY Assembly of First Nations Administrative Assistant(s) Refer to competition number 2020-ADM-POOL Internal/External Description: The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) is seeking Administrative Assistants to work in the various Sectors. These skilled individuals will be responsible for a wide variety of administrative support services to facilitate the efficient operation of the organization and include […]

by pmnationtalk on January 23, 20200 Views

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Statement by Dené National Chief Norman Yakeleya on the opening of the Indian Day School claims process for former students

Statement by Dené National Chief Norman Yakeleya on the opening of the Indian Day School claims process for former students FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE [Yellowknife, Northwest Territories – January 13, 2019] – The Dené Nation is pleased to announce that the Federal Indian Day Schools Class Action is now moving to implementation. Starting today January 13th, […]

by pmnationtalk on January 17, 2020132 Views

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EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT – Education Sector

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY Assembly of First Nations EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT – Education Sector Refer to Competition Number 2020-ED-01 Internal/External Competition Description:  The Assembly of First Nations is seeking well-organized, detail oriented Executive Assistant to support the Director the Education Sector team and to act as the first point of contact for all communication coming through the Director’s […]

by pmnationtalk on January 15, 20200 Views

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An Act Respecting First Nations, Inuit and Metis children, youth and Families

An Act Respecting First Nations, Inuit and Metis children, youth and Families NOVEMBER 8, 2019 New federal child welfare legislation, An Act Respecting First Nations, Inuit and Metis children youth and families, is coming into force on January 1, 2020. This legislation will bring significant positive changes to First Nations Child and Family Services, while […]

by ahnationtalk on January 8, 2020219 Views

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AFN National Chief Bellegarde Says Government of Quebec Must Reconsider Proposed Legal Action on Indigenous Child Welfare Act

AFN National Chief Bellegarde Says Government of Quebec Must Reconsider Proposed Legal Action on Indigenous Child Welfare Act December 20, 2019 (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde says the Government of Quebec’s decision to request that the Quebec Court of Appeal rule on the constitutionality of Bill C-92, the […]

by ahnationtalk on January 5, 2020170 Views

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SAVE THE DATE – 2020 National Housing and Infrastructure Forum and Tradeshow

SAVE THE DATE – 2020 National Housing and Infrastructure Forum and Tradeshow Greetings, The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) is hosting its 2020 National Housing and Infrastructure Forum and Tradeshow on March 10-12, 2020, in Toronto, Ontario, at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel. The forum will host plenary sessions and interactive workshops on the long-term […]

by ahnationtalk on December 19, 2019502 Views

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AFN National Chief Bellegarde Celebrates Declaration by United Nations of an International Decade of Indigenous Languages

AFN National Chief Bellegarde Celebrates Declaration by United Nations of an International Decade of Indigenous Languages NEW YORK CITY, Dec. 18, 2019  – A day after addressing the United Nations General Assembly to call for action to save and strengthen Indigenous languages, Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde celebrates today’s move by the […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2019179 Views

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AFN National Chief Bellegarde Addresses United Nations General Assembly Urging Action on Indigenous Languages and Support for an International Decade on Indigenous Languages

AFN National Chief Bellegarde Addresses United Nations General Assembly Urging Action on Indigenous Languages and Support for an International Decade on Indigenous Languages December 17, 2019 (New York City, New York): Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde addressed the full United Nations (UN) General Assembly today and spoke forcefully about the need […]

by ahnationtalk on December 17, 2019163 Views

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Bulletin – Update on Speech from the Throne – National Chief Perry Bellegarde

Bulletin – Update on Speech from the Throne – National Chief Perry Bellegarde December 2019 SUMMARY:  The recent Throne Speech included a number of commitments to First Nations consistent with the AFN’s advocacy document Honouring Promises. It was the first Throne Speech to contain a specific section on “reconciliation.”  The AFN and the National Chief […]

by ahnationtalk on December 13, 2019175 Views

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AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde on Resignation of Andrew Scheer as Conservative Party Leader

AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde on Resignation of Andrew Scheer as Conservative Party Leader December 12, 2019 (Ottawa, ON): Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde issued the following statement today on the announcement by Andrew Scheer, Leader of the Conservative Party of Canada and Member of Parliament for Regina-Qu’Appelle, that he is […]

by ahnationtalk on December 12, 2019219 Views

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AFN National Chief Bellegarde Says Speech from the Throne is an Opportunity to Maintain Momentum with New Government

AFN National Chief Bellegarde Says Speech from the Throne is an Opportunity to Maintain Momentum with New Government OTTAWA, Dec. 5, 2019  – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde says today’s Speech from the Throne opening the 43rd Parliament is an opportunity to maintain momentum and progress for First Nations. “Today’s Speech […]

by ahnationtalk on December 5, 2019187 Views

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AFN National Chief Bellegarde and Ontario Regional Chief Archibald Support Immediate Action on a Mercury Care Home for Grassy Narrows First Nation

AFN National Chief Bellegarde and Ontario Regional Chief Archibald Support Immediate Action on a Mercury Care Home for Grassy Narrows First Nation OTTAWA, Dec. 3, 2019 – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde and Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald stood today with Grassy Narrows First Nation Chief Rudy Turtle, representatives from the […]

by ahnationtalk on December 3, 2019200 Views

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UPDATE – Media Advisory – First Nations Leaders and Delegates from Across the Country Gather for the AFN Special Chiefs Assembly December 3-5 in Ottawa, Ontario

UPDATE – Media Advisory – First Nations Leaders and Delegates from Across the Country Gather for the AFN Special Chiefs Assembly December 3-5 in Ottawa, Ontario OTTAWA, Dec. 2, 2019 – Hundreds of First Nations leaders, Elders and Knowledge Keepers, women, youth and other delegates are set to gather December 3-5, 2019 for the Assembly […]

by ahnationtalk on December 2, 2019215 Views

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Media Advisory – First Nations Leaders and Delegates from Across the Country Gather for the AFN Special Chiefs Assembly December 3-5 in Ottawa, Ontario

Media Advisory – First Nations Leaders and Delegates from Across the Country Gather for the AFN Special Chiefs Assembly December 3-5 in Ottawa, Ontario OTTAWA, Nov. 29, 2019  – Hundreds of First Nations leaders, Elders and Knowledge Keepers, women, youth and other delegates are set to gather December 3-5, 2019 for the Assembly of First Nations […]

by ahnationtalk on December 1, 2019213 Views

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First Nations Leaders and Delegates from Across the Country Gather for the AFN Special Chiefs Assembly December 3-5 in Ottawa, Ontario

November 29, 2019 First Nations Leaders and Delegates from Across the Country Gather for the AFN Special Chiefs Assembly December 3-5 in Ottawa, Ontario (Ottawa, ON) — Hundreds of First Nations leaders, Elders and Knowledge Keepers, women, youth and other delegates are set to gather December 3-5, 2019 for the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) […]

by pmnationtalk on November 29, 2019287 Views

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AFN National Chief Calls Passing of British Columbia’s Legislation on the UN Declaration a “Historic Achievement” and Urges Canada to Enact Federal Legislation

AFN National Chief Calls Passing of British Columbia’s Legislation on the UN Declaration a “Historic Achievement” and Urges Canada to Enact Federal Legislation (Ottawa, ON): Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde calls the passing of British Columbia’s Bill 41, the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act, a historic achievement that […]

by ahnationtalk on November 27, 2019136 Views

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Assembly of First Nations in Court to Challenge Government’s Attempt to Overturn Human Rights Tribunal Ruling on Compensation for First Nations Children and Families

Assembly of First Nations in Court to Challenge Government’s Attempt to Overturn Human Rights Tribunal Ruling on Compensation for First Nations Children and Families (Ottawa, ON): The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) is in federal court on Monday, November 25 to oppose the federal government’s Judicial Review of the recent Canadian Human Rights Tribunal (CHRT) […]

by ahnationtalk on November 25, 2019222 Views

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AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Says New Federal Cabinet an Opportunity to Maintain Momentum on First Nations Priorities

AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Says New Federal Cabinet an Opportunity to Maintain Momentum on First Nations Priorities (Ottawa, ON): Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde says the swearing-in of today’s new federal Cabinet is an important opportunity to maintain progress and momentum on First Nations priorities, following his attendance at the […]

by ahnationtalk on November 21, 2019173 Views

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Media Advisory – Assembly of First Nations 3rd Annual National Water Symposium and Tradeshow November 20-22, 2019

Media Advisory – Assembly of First Nations 3rd Annual National Water Symposium and Tradeshow November 20-22, 2019 TORONTO, Nov. 19, 2019 – The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) is hosting its 3rd Annual National Water Symposium and Tradeshow from November 20-22, 2019, at the Fairmont Royal York in Toronto, ON. The theme this year is […]

by ahnationtalk on November 19, 2019168 Views

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An Act Respecting First Nations, Inuit and Metis children, youth and Families

An Act Respecting First Nations, Inuit and Metis children, youth and Families November 8, 2019 New federal child welfare legislation, An Act Respecting First Nations, Inuit and Metis children youth and families, is coming into force on January 1, 2020. This legislation will bring significant positive changes to First Nations Child and Family Services, while […]

by ahnationtalk on November 12, 2019482 Views

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Decade-long, mega-study finds barriers to access to healthy traditional foods are eroding food security for First Nations

Decade-long, mega-study finds barriers to access to healthy traditional foods are eroding food security for First Nations OTTAWA, Nov. 6, 2019  – Today, the Assembly of First Nations (AFN), the University of Ottawa, and Université de Montréal released the draft results of the First Nations Food, Nutrition and Environment Study (FNFNES). The FNFNES presents, for […]

by ahnationtalk on November 6, 2019409 Views

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Media Advisory – Major nationwide study on First Nations children and youth health and the environment to be launched

Media Advisory – Major nationwide study on First Nations children and youth health and the environment to be launched OTTAWA, Nov. 4, 2019  – The first full draft of the final report of the First Nations Food, Nutrition and Environment Study (FNFNES) will be tabled during the Food, Nutrition and Environment of First Nations Forum, […]

by ahnationtalk on November 5, 2019156 Views

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First Nations Food, Nutrition and Environment Forum Provisional Agenda now Available

FIRST NATIONS FOOD, NUTRITION AND ENVIRONMENT FORUM PROVISIONAL AGENDA NOW AVAILABLE Greetings, The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) will be hosting the First Nations Food, Nutrition and Environment Forum on November 5-6, 2019, at the Delta Hotel Ottawa City Centre, Ottawa, Ontario. To register for the Forum, please click https://www.afn.ca/first-nations-food-nutrition-and-environment-forum/ and complete the registration form […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 2019263 Views

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AFN: Hotel Booking Deadline for the 3rd Annual National Water Symposium and Tradeshow on November 20-22, 2019

HOTEL BOOKING DEADLINE FOR THE 3RD ANNUAL NATIONAL WATER SYMPOSIUM AND TRADESHOW ON NOVEMBER 20-22, 2019 Greetings, The Assembly of First Nations is hosting the 3rd Annual National Water Symposium and Tradeshow: First Nations Water Future Post-2021 on November 20 – 22, 2019, in Toronto, Ontario, at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel. Please be advised […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 2019189 Views

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AFN Welcomes British Columbia Legislation on UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Urges Other Governments to Enact Legislation

AFN Welcomes British Columbia Legislation on UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Urges Other Governments to Enact Legislation (Ottawa, ON): Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde and British Columbia AFN Regional Chief Terry Teegee welcome legislation tabled today in the BC legislature to harmonize provincial laws with the United Nations […]

by ahnationtalk on October 24, 2019198 Views

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

AFN National Chief Bellegarde Congratulates Prime Minister Trudeau on Winning a Minority Government in 43rd Federal Election – “An Opportunity to Maintain Momentum and Progress” October 22, 2019 (Ottawa, ON): Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde congratulates re-elected Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on winning a minority government in the 2019 federal election.  […]

by ahnationtalk on October 22, 2019167 Views

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The Assembly of First Nations calls for all governments to be swift and diligent in supporting First Nations during the State of Emergency in Manitoba

The Assembly of First Nations calls for all governments to be swift and diligent in supporting First Nations during the State of Emergency in Manitoba OTTAWA, Oct. 12, 2019 – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde and AFN Manitoba Regional Chief Kevin Hart call for all governments to immediately ensure First Nations and […]

by ahnationtalk on October 15, 2019215 Views

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AFN Statement on Regional Chief Removal by Regional Leadership

AFN Statement on Regional Chief Removal by Regional Leadership October 11, 2019 The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Executive recognizes and respects the removal of Morley Googoo as Regional Chief for Nova Scotia-Newfoundland by First Nations leadership in the region, consistent with article 17 of the AFN Charter. Under AFN By-Laws, Mr. Googoo is no […]

by ahnationtalk on October 15, 2019253 Views

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