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First Nations-Driven Implementation Essential, Says AFN National Chief on Federal Investment in Early Learning and Child Care

First Nations-Driven Implementation Essential, Says AFN National Chief on Federal Investment in Early Learning and Child Care (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde, together with AFN Manitoba Regional Chief Kevin Hart, support the National Indigenous Early Learning and Child Care Framework as one opportunity for First Nations to develop […]

by ahnationtalk on September 17, 201848 Views

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Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde Says First Nations will Drive a Reset of National Dialogue on Rights

Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde Says First Nations will Drive a Reset of National Dialogue on Rights September 13, 2018 (Ottawa, ON):  Following a successful two-day national policy forum, Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde stated that AFN will press for a reset of a process launched by the Government […]

by ahnationtalk on September 13, 2018119 Views

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Media Advisory – Assembly of First Nations to Host First-Ever National Summit on Jordan’s Principle September 12-13, 2018

Media Advisory – Assembly of First Nations to Host First-Ever National Summit on Jordan’s Principle September 12-13, 2018 September 11, 2018 Ottawa, ON:  Hundreds of First Nations citizens and families will gather in Winnipeg September 12-13 for the first-ever national summit on Jordan’s Principle.  The Summit will bring together First Nations families, community-based practitioners and […]

by ahnationtalk on September 11, 201894 Views

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Assembly of First Nations to Convene National Policy Forum on Affirming First Nations Rights, Title and Jurisdiction September 11-12, 2018

Assembly of First Nations to Convene National Policy Forum on Affirming First Nations Rights, Title and Jurisdiction September 11-12, 2018 September 10, 2018 (Ottawa, ON):  The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) is convening a national policy forum on Affirming First Nations Rights, Title and Jurisdiction in Gatineau, Quebec September 11 and 12.  The purpose of […]

by ahnationtalk on September 10, 2018119 Views

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Victory for First Nations Rights Says AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde on Federal Court Ruling to Halt Construction of Trans Mountain

Victory for First Nations Rights Says AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde on Federal Court Ruling to Halt Construction of Trans Mountain OTTAWA, Aug. 30, 2018 – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde released the below statement in response to today’s decision by the Federal Court of Appeal to halt construction of the Trans […]

by ahnationtalk on August 30, 2018144 Views

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Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde Congratulates Newly Elected Northwest Territories Regional Chief Norman Yakeleya

Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde Congratulates Newly Elected Northwest Territories Regional Chief Norman Yakeleya August 27, 2018 (Ottawa, ON): Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde congratulates the new AFN Northwest Territories Regional Chief Norman Yakeleya, elected Wednesday at the 48th Annual Dene National Assembly at West Point First Nation, […]

by ahnationtalk on August 27, 2018169 Views

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AFN BULLETIN – August 2018

AFN BULLETIN – August 2018 Update on 2018 AFN Annual General Assembly And Election for National Chief Assembly of First Nations Annual General Assembly and Election for National Chief – July 24 to 26, 2018 The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) hosted the 39th Annual General Assembly (AGA) and election for National Chief in Vancouver, British […]

by ahnationtalk on August 15, 2018191 Views

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REGISTER NOW for the AFN’s Jordan’s Principle Summit in Winnipeg on September 12-13, 2018

REGISTER NOW for the AFN’s Jordan’s Principle Summit in Winnipeg on September 12-13, 2018 Greetings, The Assembly of First Nations will be hosting a Jordan’s Principle Summit on September 12-13, 2018 in Winnipeg, Manitoba.  You can now register online for the Summit at http://meetings.smudging.ca/AFN. Please watch for regular updates at the AFN website (www.afn.ca).  Should […]

by ahnationtalk on August 9, 2018382 Views

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International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples is an Opportunity to Act for Real Reconciliation: AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde

International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples is an Opportunity to Act for Real Reconciliation: AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde August 8, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – In advance of the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde is highlighting the need for all governments and all […]

by ahnationtalk on August 8, 2018279 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Intervening in B.C. Government Legal Reference Case on Trans Mountain Pipeline to Ensure Protection for First Nations Rights

Assembly of First Nations Intervening in B.C. Government Legal Reference Case on Trans Mountain Pipeline to Ensure Protection for First Nations Rights August 3, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) has been granted intervenor status in the B.C. government’s reference case at the B.C. Court of Appeal regarding the Trans Mountain […]

by ahnationtalk on August 3, 2018269 Views

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SAVE THE DATE – AFN’s Jordan’s Principle Summit in Winnipeg on September 12-13, 2018

SAVE THE DATE – AFN’s Jordan’s Principle Summit in Winnipeg on September 12-13, 2018 Greetings, The Assembly of First Nations will be hosting a Jordan’s Principle Summit on September 12-13, 2018 in Winnipeg, Manitoba.  The Jordan’s Principle Summit is an opportunity for First Nations to come together to honour the legacy of Jordan’s Principle, share […]

by pmnationtalk on August 1, 2018237 Views

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First Nations from Across the Country Elect Perry Bellegarde as Assembly of First Nations National Chief at AFN’s 39th Annual General Assembly

First Nations from Across the Country Elect Perry Bellegarde as Assembly of First Nations National Chief at AFN’s 39th Annual General Assembly VANCOUVER, July 25, 2018  – First Nation leaders from across the country today elected Perry Bellegarde as Assembly of First Nations National Chief at the AFN 39th Annual General Assembly today being held in […]

by pmnationtalk on July 26, 2018307 Views

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Media Advisory – First Nation Leaders, Elders, Women and Youth Gather in Vancouver, BC for AFN 39th Annual General Assembly and National Chief Election

Media Advisory – First Nation Leaders, Elders, Women and Youth Gather in Vancouver, BC for AFN 39th Annual General Assembly and National Chief Election OTTAWA, July 20, 2018  – First Nation leaders and citizens from across Canada will gather in the traditional territory of the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh in Vancouver, British Columbia from July […]

by pmnationtalk on July 20, 2018204 Views

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Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde Congratulates Manitoba Regional Chief Kevin Hart on Being Elected to a Second Term

Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde Congratulates Manitoba Regional Chief Kevin Hart on Being Elected to a Second Term July 20, 2018 (Ottawa, ON): Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde congratulates re-elected Manitoba Regional Chief Kevin Hart, elected yesterday at the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs 30th Annual General Assembly taking […]

by pmnationtalk on July 20, 2018108 Views

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First Nations Priorities Require Sustained Attention and Action by New Federal Cabinet – AFN National Chief

First Nations Priorities Require Sustained Attention and Action by New Federal Cabinet – AFN National Chief July 19, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde encourages continued attention, action and direct engagement with First Nations to advance priorities and reconciliation as new federal cabinet portfolios were announced yesterday. “First […]

by ahnationtalk on July 19, 2018316 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Says a National Strategy Developed with First Nations is Essential to Achieve UN Sustainable Development Goals in Canada

Assembly of First Nations Says a National Strategy Developed with First Nations is Essential to Achieve UN Sustainable Development Goals in Canada NEW YORK, July 18, 2018   – On behalf of the Assembly of First Nations (AFN), Treaty 6 Grand Chief Wilton Littlechild is participating this week at the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development […]

by pmnationtalk on July 18, 2018113 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Delivers Strong Statement to UN on Requirement of Free, Prior and Informed Consent

Assembly of First Nations Delivers Strong Statement to UN on Requirement of Free, Prior and Informed Consent July 11, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – On behalf of the Assembly of First Nations, Treaty 6 Grand Chief Wilton Littlechild is participating this week at the meeting of the United Nations Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous […]

by pmnationtalk on July 11, 2018145 Views

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Senior Policy Analyst – Housing & Water

Senior Policy Analyst – Housing & Water Refer to Competition Number 2018-HIP-04 Internal/External Competition Description: The Assembly of First Nations is seeking a highly skilled and motivated professional to conduct research and analysis, review policies, develop reports, and other written material related to housing and infrastructure including water and wastewater in First Nation. The candidate […]

by pmnationtalk on July 9, 20180 Views

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Senior Policy Advisor- Health

Senior Policy Advisor- Health Refer to competition number 2018-HE-05 Internal/External Competition Description: The Assembly of First Nations is seeking an experienced and highly skilled individual who will be responsible for gathering and researching information and statistics related to First Nations health and wellness, including but not limited to: Mental Wellness, Non-Insured Health Benefits, Dental Health, […]

by pmnationtalk on July 9, 20180 Views

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Policy Analyst – Health

Policy Analyst – Health Refer to competition number 2018-HE-03 Internal/External Competition Description: The Assembly of First Nations is seeking an experienced and highly skilled individual who will be responsible for gathering and researching information and statistics related to First Nations health and well-being including, but not limited to Mental Health, Non-Insured Health Benefits, Dental Health, […]

by pmnationtalk on July 9, 20180 Views

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Finance Clerk

Finance Clerk Refer to competition number 2018-FIN-02 Term Position – Internal/External Description: The Assembly of First Nations is seeking a detail oriented and highly organized Finance Clerk responsible for providing financial, administrative and clerical services in order to ensure effective, efficient and accurate financial and administrative operations. The Finance Clerk must comply with the Generally […]

by pmnationtalk on July 9, 20180 Views

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Administrative Assistant(s)

Administrative Assistant(s) Refer to competition number 2018-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 secretarial, clerical, data entry, customer services, […]

by pmnationtalk on July 9, 20180 Views

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Technical Bulletin – Planning for a Distinct First Nations Labour Market Strategy

Technical Bulletin – Planning for a Distinct First Nations Labour Market Strategy June 2018 This Bulletin is an update from the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) on planning for a Distinct First Nations Labour Market Strategy. Planning for a Distinct First Nations Labour Market Strategy In keeping with First Nations objectives to be self-determining and […]

by ahnationtalk on June 29, 2018376 Views

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AFN Regional Chief Hart Points Way Forward for Health Ministers and First Nations to Work Together to Ensure First Nations Do Not Fall Through Jurisdictional Gaps

AFN Regional Chief Hart Points Way Forward for Health Ministers and First Nations to Work Together to Ensure First Nations Do Not Fall Through Jurisdictional Gaps June 29, 2018 (Winnipeg, MB) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Manitoba Regional Chief Kevin Hart participated in the meeting today of National Indigenous Organizations (NIOs) and Federal/Provincial/Territorial Ministers […]

by ahnationtalk on June 29, 2018335 Views

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AFN National Chief: Justice Demands Action Now to Show First Nations Lives Matter

AFN National Chief: Justice Demands Action Now to Show First Nations Lives Matter June 27, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde issued the below statement following the not-guilty verdict in the trial of Peter Khill, who was charged with the second-degree murder of John Styres from Oshweken, Ontario. […]

by ahnationtalk on June 28, 2018377 Views

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Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde Congratulates Newly Elected Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald

Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde Congratulates Newly Elected Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald June 27, 2018 (Ottawa, ON):  Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde congratulates the newly elected Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald, elected this morning at the 44th All Ontario Chiefs Conference hosted by Nipissing First Nation. “On […]

by ahnationtalk on June 27, 2018358 Views

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On First National Indigenous Peoples Day, National Chief Calls for Passing of Bill C-262 as Framework for Reconciliation

On First National Indigenous Peoples Day, National Chief Calls for Passing of Bill C-262 as Framework for Reconciliation June 21, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – On the first National Indigenous Peoples Day, Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde urged all members of Parliament and the Senate to pass Bill C-262, the United Nations […]

by ahnationtalk on June 22, 2018358 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Election 2018 Announcement of Candidates for the Office of the National Chief

Assembly of First Nations Election 2018 Announcement of Candidates for the Office of the National Chief OTTAWA, ON June 20, 2018 – The Office of the Chief Electoral Officer, responsible for the July election of the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief, has received nomination papers in proper form from the following persons, listed […]

by ahnationtalk on June 20, 2018566 Views

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Revitalizing First Nations Languages Demands Urgent Action: AFN National Chief to Meet with Federal, Provincial and Territorial Ministers of Culture and Heritage

Revitalizing First Nations Languages Demands Urgent Action: AFN National Chief to Meet with Federal, Provincial and Territorial Ministers of Culture and Heritage on June 18, 2018 (Yellowknife, NWT) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde will meet tomorrow with federal, provincial and territorial ministers responsible for culture and heritage at a roundtable […]

by pmnationtalk on June 18, 2018394 Views

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AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Congratulates New AFN Yukon Regional Chief Kluane Adamek

AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Congratulates New AFN Yukon Regional Chief Kluane Adamek June 12, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde congratulates Kluane Adamek who was elected by acclamation as the AFN Yukon Regional Chief Thursday. “I have spoken with Regional Chief Adamek to offer my congratulations on […]

by ahnationtalk on June 12, 2018463 Views

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Perry Bellegarde Launches Campaign for Re-election as National Chief, Assembly of First Nations

Perry Bellegarde Launches Campaign for Re-election as National Chief, Assembly of First Nations OTTAWA, ON – June 11, 2018 – Perry Bellegarde, the current National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations (AFN), today launched his campaign for re-election with a commitment to Chiefs to maintain momentum while redoubling efforts on measures to close the […]

by pmnationtalk on June 11, 2018440 Views

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AFN Renews Call for Families First Approach as National Inquiry Receives Extended Mandate

AFN Renews Call for Families First Approach as National Inquiry Receives Extended Mandate OTTAWA, June 5, 2018 – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde and Chief Denise Stonefish, Chair of the AFN Women’s Council, said today the extension of the National Inquiry on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls creates an […]

by ahnationtalk on June 5, 2018394 Views

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On Third Anniversary of Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action, Assembly of First Nations Urges Governments and All Canadians to Commit to Progress and Results

On Third Anniversary of Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action, Assembly of First Nations Urges Governments and All Canadians to Commit to Progress and Results June 1, 2018  (Ottawa, ON) – In advance of the third anniversary of the release of 94 Calls to Action by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC), Assembly of […]

by ahnationtalk on June 1, 2018432 Views

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National Chief Welcomes Passing on Third Reading in Parliament of United Nations Declaration Bill

National Chief Welcomes Passing on Third Reading in Parliament of United Nations Declaration Bill May 30, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde welcomed the passing on third reading of Private Member’s Bill C-262, the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act, in the House of Commons […]

by ahnationtalk on May 31, 2018395 Views

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Auditor General Report Shows Need for Government to Make Better Use of Data, Work with First Nations to Make Faster Progress on Closing the Gap

Auditor General Report Shows Need for Government to Make Better Use of Data, Work with First Nations to Make Faster Progress on Closing the Gap May 29, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde today responded to the Auditor General of Canada’s report, calling on Canada to change its […]

by pmnationtalk on May 30, 2018474 Views

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Assembly of First Nations National Chief Statement on Canada’s Purchase of TransMountain Pipeline

Assembly of First Nations National Chief Statement on Canada’s Purchase of TransMountain Pipeline (Ottawa, ON) –Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde released the below statement following today’s announcement by the Government of Canada to purchase the TransMountain pipeline. National Chief Perry Bellegarde:  “Canada committed to honouring the UN Declaration and the right […]

by ahnationtalk on May 29, 2018456 Views

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Health Communications and Partnership Coordinator

Health Communications and Partnership Coordinator Refer to Competition Number 2018-HE-04 Internal/External Competition Description: The Assembly of First Nations is seeking a skilled and motivated individual to coordinate and implement external communication strategies on behalf of the Health Sector. The incumbent will develop strategic partnerships with national, regional, and community based organizations with aligned interests and […]

by pmnationtalk on May 25, 20180 Views

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Policy Analyst – Health

Policy Analyst – Health Refer to competition number 2018-HE-03 Internal/External Competition Description: The Assembly of First Nations is seeking an experienced and highly skilled individual who will be responsible for gathering and researching information and statistics related to First Nations health and well-being including, but not limited to Mental Health, Non-Insured Health Benefits, Dental Health, […]

by pmnationtalk on May 25, 20180 Views

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Intermediate or Senior Education Research and Policy Analyst

Intermediate or Senior Education Research and Policy Analyst Refer to competition number 2018-EDU-06 Internal/External Competition   Description: The Assembly of First Nations is seeking a skilled and motivated Intermediate to Senior Education Research and Policy Analyst to conduct research and analyze, develop, coordinate and deliver policy, reports and other written materials related to a variety […]

by pmnationtalk on May 25, 20180 Views

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Education Communications Officer

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY Assembly of First Nations Education Communications Officer Refer to competition number 2018-EDU-05 Internal/External Competition   Description: The Assembly of First Nations is seeking a dynamic and team oriented individual to develop, introduce and oversee communication activities, initiatives and strategies for the Education Sector. The incumbent shall report to the Director of Education and […]

by pmnationtalk on May 25, 20180 Views

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Administrative Coordinator

Administrative Coordinator Refer to Competition Number 2018-EDC-04 Internal/External Competition   Description: The Assembly of First Nations is seeking a talented, team-oriented individual with a keen ability to support the work of the Education Sector. The incumbent will be a part of a team in a fast-paced environment with multiple priorities, who will provide a wide […]

by pmnationtalk on May 25, 20180 Views

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Intermediate or Senior Education Research and Policy Analyst

Intermediate or Senior Education Research and Policy Analyst Refer to competition number 2018-EDU-03 Internal/External Competition Description: The Assembly of First Nations is creating a First Nations Directors of Education Association (Chiefs-in-Assembly Resolution No. 15/2017). As such, we are seeking a skilled and motivated Intermediate to Senior Education Research and Policy Analyst to conduct research and […]

by pmnationtalk on May 25, 20180 Views

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Education Manager

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY Assembly of First Nations Education Manager Refer to Competition Number 2018-EDU-02 Internal/External Competition Description: The Assembly of First Nations is creating a First Nations Directors of Education Association (Chiefs-in-Assembly Resolution No. 15/2017). As such, we are seeking a highly skilled Education Manager to lead a team in the creation of the newly formed […]

by pmnationtalk on May 25, 20180 Views

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AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Wants Governments to Work with First Nations in Manitoba to Ensure Safety During the Wildfire Emergency

AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Wants Governments to Work with First Nations in Manitoba to Ensure Safety During the Wildfire Emergency (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde said today that all governments and emergency service providers must work with First Nations leadership in Manitoba to ensure the safety and […]

by ahnationtalk on May 24, 2018370 Views

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National Chief Perry Bellegarde Hails New Approach to First Nations Funding as a Significant Step Towards Stronger First Nations

National Chief Perry Bellegarde Hails New Approach to First Nations Funding as a Significant Step Towards Stronger First Nations OTTAWA, May 22, 2018  – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde says the move now underway towards ten-year funding grants for First Nations is an important step in building a new, more effective […]

by ahnationtalk on May 22, 2018352 Views

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AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Says UN Human Rights Council Report Shows Need for Action and Partnership to End Discrimination in Canada and Uphold First Nations Rights

AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Says UN Human Rights Council Report Shows Need for Action and Partnership to End Discrimination in Canada and Uphold First Nations Rights OTTAWA, May 17, 2018 – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde’s said the report by the United Nations Human Rights Council’s Working Group on the […]

by ahnationtalk on May 21, 2018357 Views

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First Nations Fishing Rights – Fact Sheet

First Nations Fishing Rights – Fact Sheet NATIONAL DAY OF FIRST NATIONS FISHING RIGHTS – MAY 21, 2018 Fishing is part of First Nations culture and identity. It sustains First Nations peoples and economies and is a constitutionally protected inherent and Treaty right. In the spirit of reconciliation and raising awareness of our shared history […]

by ahnationtalk on May 18, 2018480 Views

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AFN Urges BC Government to Fulfill Promise of Reconciliation as Federal Government Decides Not to Oppose Site C Dam Injunction

May 15, 2018 AFN Urges BC Government to Fulfill Promise of Reconciliation as Federal Government Decides Not to Oppose Site C Dam Injunction (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde today acknowledged the Government of Canada’s decision not to intervene in a legal action by First Nations to halt construction […]

by pmnationtalk on May 16, 2018180 Views

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AFN BULLETIN – UPDATE: First Nations Education May 2018

AFN BULLETIN – UPDATE: First Nations Education May 2018 May 15, 2018 First Nations Control of First Nations Education The work and progress in the area of education is guided by direction from Chiefs-in-Assembly and the long-standing goal of achieving First Nations control of First Nations Education.  First Nations control of First Nations Education means respecting, protecting […]

by pmnationtalk on May 15, 2018450 Views

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AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Opening Address to the AFN Special Chiefs Assembly on Federal Legislation

AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Opening Address to the AFN Special Chiefs Assembly on Federal Legislation May 1, 2018 Tawaw kahkiyaw, okimâwak, nâpewak, iskwewak, kêhtêak, oskâyak. Okimaw piyisiw awasis nitisihkason. Miyo kisikaw anoch. Chief Whiteduck, thank you for welcoming us to the traditional unceded territory of the Algonquin peoples. To the Elders, Bear Babin and […]

by ahnationtalk on May 3, 2018395 Views

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