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Policy Analyst – Research & Policy Sector

Policy Analyst – Research & Policy Sector Policy Analyst – Research & Policy Sector Refer to competition number 2019-POL-01 Term Position – 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 […]

by pmnationtalk on February 5, 20190 Views

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AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Welcomes Tabling of Federal Legislation to Revitalize Indigenous Languages, Says the Bill Deserves Support from All Canadians and Parliamentarians

AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Welcomes Tabling of Federal Legislation to Revitalize Indigenous Languages, Says the Bill Deserves Support from All Canadians and Parliamentarians February 5, 2019 Statement from National Chief Perry Bellegarde (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde today welcomed the tabling in Parliament of the federal Indigenous […]

by ahnationtalk on February 5, 2019225 Views

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Legal Advisor

Legal Advisor Refer to competition number 2019-COS-01 Term Position – Internal/External Description: The Assembly of First Nations is seeking a highly skilled legal advisor to join our team for a two year term.  Reporting to the Chief of Staff, this role is responsible for gathering the views of the First Nations across Canada regarding the […]

by pmnationtalk on February 4, 20190 Views

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AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Addresses UN General Assembly at Launch Event for the International Year of Indigenous Languages and Calls for Support for Upcoming Indigenous Languages Legislation in Canada

AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Addresses UN General Assembly at Launch Event for the International Year of Indigenous Languages and Calls for Support for Upcoming Indigenous Languages Legislation in Canada February 1, 2019 (National Chief’s remarks) (New York City, NY) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde today addressed the United Nations […]

by pmnationtalk on February 1, 2019153 Views

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AFN National Chief Congratulates AFN Quebec-Labrador Regional Chief Ghislain Picard on Re-Election

AFN National Chief Congratulates AFN Quebec-Labrador Regional Chief Ghislain Picard on Re-Election January 30, 2019 (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde congratulates Regional Chief Ghislain Picard on being re-elected to represent the Quebec-Labrador region on the AFN National Executive. “Regional Chief Picard is the longest serving member of the […]

by ahnationtalk on January 30, 2019275 Views

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AFN-Canada Memorandum of Understanding on Joint Priorities Meeting

January 23, 2019 On January 14, 2019, the National Chief, members of the Executive Committee and other Chiefs met with Prime Minister Trudeau and members of his Cabinet as part of the AFN-Canada Memorandum of Understanding on Joint Priorities. The Prime Minister and the National Chief co-chaired this meeting, the first of three meetings that […]

by pmnationtalk on January 23, 2019349 Views

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Government of Canada and Assembly of First Nations announce new policy and funding approach for First Nations K-12 education on reserve

Government of Canada and Assembly of First Nations announce new policy and funding approach for First Nations K-12 education on reserve January, 21, 2019 – Unceded Algonquin Territory, Ottawa, ON, Indigenous Services Canada New approach takes effect April 1, 2019, supports First Nations control of First Nations education, and ensures more predictable and sufficient funding.  […]

by pmnationtalk on January 22, 2019358 Views

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Director of Human Resources (HR)

   Director of Human Resources (HR)      Refer to Competition Number 2019-HR-01        Term Position – Internal/External Competition Description: The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) is seeking a highly experienced Director of Human Resources (HR) with an established reputation and ability to develop and implement HR strategies. Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, […]

by pmnationtalk on January 21, 20190 Views

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AFN Congratulates the Teslin Tlingit Council in Recent Yukon Supreme Court Ruling Confirming Canada’s Legal Obligations to Modern Treaties

AFN Congratulates the Teslin Tlingit Council in Recent Yukon Supreme Court Ruling Confirming Canada’s Legal Obligations to Modern Treaties (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde and AFN Yukon Regional Chief Kluane Adamek congratulate the Teslin Tlingit Council (TTC) on the recent Yukon Supreme Court decision that affirms Canada’s constitutional […]

by pmnationtalk on January 21, 2019398 Views

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Policy Analyst – Health

Policy Analyst – Health Refer to competition number 2018-HE-07 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 January 18, 20190 Views

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First Nations Priorities Must Be Canada’s Priorities – AFN National Chief Responds to Federal Cabinet Shuffle

First Nations Priorities Must Be Canada’s Priorities – AFN National Chief Responds to Federal Cabinet Shuffle (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde responded to today’s federal cabinet shuffle stating continued commitment and progress on First Nations priorities is critical to moving forward and closing the gap between First Nations […]

by ahnationtalk on January 14, 2019419 Views

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Reconciliation Will Not Be Achieved Through Force

Reconciliation Will Not Be Achieved Through Force January 8, 2019 (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde issued the following statement today on the RCMP’s action against the Gidimt’en camp and checkpoint yesterday in northern B.C., set up in support of the Unist’ot’en, both of which are houses of the […]

by ahnationtalk on January 8, 2019453 Views

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National Chief Perry Bellegarde Bulletin December 2018

National Chief Perry Bellegarde Bulletin December 2018 SUMMARY: • The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) held its Special Chiefs Assembly from December 4 – 6, 2018, on unceded Algonquin territory in Ottawa, Ontario. Fifty-two resolutions were passed and will be posted on the AFN website very soon. • The AFN participated in the First Ministers […]

by ahnationtalk on January 2, 2019444 Views

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Assembly of First Nations 2018 Holiday Greeting from National Chief Perry Bellegarde

Assembly of First Nations 2018 Holiday Greeting from National Chief Perry Bellegarde NT5

by ahnationtalk on December 20, 2018501 Views

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Register Online now for The 2nd Annual AFN National Water Sympoium and Tradeshow

REGISTER ONLINE NOW FOR THE  2ND ANNUAL AFN NATIONAL WATER SYMPOSIUM AND TRADESHOW Greetings, The Assembly of First Nations will be hosting 2nd Annual AFN National Water Symposium and Tradeshow on February 26-28, 2019, at the Scotiabank Convention Centre in Niagara Falls, Ontario. Online registration is now available! Also, on the updated Symposium webpage at […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2018576 Views

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Failed leadership by Thunder Bay Police Board Contributes to Systemic Racism within Thunder Bay Police Service

Failed leadership by Thunder Bay Police Board Contributes to Systemic Racism within Thunder Bay Police Service (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde released the below statement in response to the report made public today by Senator Murray Sinclair on the Thunder Bay Police Services Board (TBPSB). “Senator Sinclair’s report […]

by ahnationtalk on December 17, 2018567 Views

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Ending Violence Against First Nations Women and Girls Can’t Wait: AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde

Ending Violence Against First Nations Women and Girls Can’t Wait: AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde December 14, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde commented today on the conclusion of the truth gathering process of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls. “I lift up […]

by ahnationtalk on December 14, 2018571 Views

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Action Required to Address Failings of Thunder Bay Police Service: National Chief Perry Bellegarde

Action Required to Address Failings of Thunder Bay Police Service: National Chief Perry Bellegarde December 12, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde said today’s report by the Office of the Independent Police Review Director on the relationship between the Thunder Bay Police Service (TBPS) and First Nations compels […]

by ahnationtalk on December 12, 2018632 Views

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AFN National Chief Delivers Strong Message to First Ministers About First Nations Rights in Economic Decision Making

AFN National Chief Delivers Strong Message to First Ministers About First Nations Rights in Economic Decision Making December 10, 2018 (Montreal, QC): Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde told the Prime Minister and Premiers at the First Ministers Meeting today that permits and licenses should not be given out by governments until […]

by ahnationtalk on December 10, 2018660 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Calls for Criminalization of Forced Sterilization of First Nations Women

Assembly of First Nations Calls for Criminalization of Forced Sterilization of First Nations Women (Ottawa, ON): Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde is calling for changes to the laws of Canada and specifically the Criminal Code of Canada to make the forced sterilization of First Nations women a crime, and wants a collaborative approach […]

by pmnationtalk on December 7, 2018636 Views

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AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Mourns Passing of Respected Sagkeeng Anicinabe Elder Elmer Courchene, Chair and Member of AFN Elders Council

AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Mourns Passing of Respected Sagkeeng Anicinabe Elder Elmer Courchene, Chair and Member of AFN Elders Council (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde said the passing this morning of respected Elder Elmer Courchene of Sagkeeng Anicinabe First Nation is a profound loss for First Nations […]

by ahnationtalk on December 5, 2018542 Views

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Media Advisory – First Nations Leaders and Delegates from Across the Country Gather for the AFN Special Chiefs Assembly December 4-6 in Ottawa, Ontario

Media Advisory – First Nations Leaders and Delegates from Across the Country Gather for the AFN Special Chiefs Assembly December 4-6 in Ottawa, Ontario OTTAWA, Dec. 4, 2018  – Hundreds of First Nations leaders, Elders, women, youth and other delegates are set to gather December 4-6, 2018 for the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Special Chiefs […]

by ahnationtalk on December 5, 2018550 Views

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First Nations Leaders and Delegates from Across the Country Gather for the AFN Special Chiefs Assembly December 4-6 in Ottawa, Ontario

First Nations Leaders and Delegates from Across the Country Gather for the AFN Special Chiefs Assembly December 4-6 in Ottawa, Ontario OTTAWA, Nov. 30, 2018  – Hundreds of First Nations leaders, Elders, women, youth and other delegates are set to gather December 4-6, 2018 for the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Special Chiefs Assembly (SCA) […]

by ahnationtalk on December 2, 2018537 Views

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National Chief Bulletin – Co-Development of Federal Legislation for Indigenous Children and Families

National Chief Bulletin – Co-Development of Federal Legislation for Indigenous Children and Families SUMMARY:   On November 30, 2018 AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde along with Indigenous Services Canada Minister Jane Philpott and leaders of the Inuit Tapariit Kanatami and Métis Nation announced the intention to co-develop legislation that will benefit First Nations, Inuit and Métis […]

by ahnationtalk on December 2, 2018538 Views

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AFN National Chief Supports First Nations Seeking Immediate Action and Impact Study of Pulp Mill Effluent Dumped into the Northumberland Strait

AFN National Chief Supports First Nations Seeking Immediate Action and Impact Study of Pulp Mill Effluent Dumped into the Northumberland Strait November 29, 2018 (Ottawa, ON): Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde expressed concern and support for the Pictou Landing First Nation and other First Nations who are apprehensive of a plan […]

by ahnationtalk on November 29, 2018549 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Reiterates need for Safety and Security and Action to Eliminate Violence Against Women

Assembly of First Nations Reiterates need for Safety and Security and Action to Eliminate Violence Against Women (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde and Chair of the AFN Women’s Council Chief Denise Stonefish released the below statements in advance of the United Nations’ International Day for the Elimination of Violence […]

by ahnationtalk on November 26, 2018475 Views

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AFN National Chief Says Fall Fiscal Update Underscores Need for Sustained Investment to Close the Gap and will Flag Priorities at First Ministers Meeting

AFN National Chief Says Fall Fiscal Update Underscores Need for Sustained Investment to Close the Gap and will Flag Priorities at First Ministers Meeting November 22, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – Following yesterday’s Fall Fiscal Update released by federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau, Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde says commitments and investments in […]

by ahnationtalk on November 22, 2018468 Views

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Save the Date – 2nd Annual AFN National Water Symposium and Tradeshow on February 26-28, 2019

SAVE THE DATE – 2ND ANNUAL AFN NATIONAL WATER SYMPOSIUM AND TRADESHOW ON FEBRUARY 26-28, 2019 Greetings, The Assembly of First Nations will be hosting 2nd Annual AFN National Water Symposium and Tradeshow on February 26-28, 2019, at the Scotiabank Convention Centre in Niagara Falls, Ontario.  The Symposium will host plenary sessions, workshops and dialogue […]

by ahnationtalk on November 22, 2018660 Views

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AFN BULLETIN – Report to First Nations on National Housing and Infrastructure Forum

AFN BULLETIN – Report to First Nations on National Housing and Infrastructure Forum November 19, 2018 AFN National Housing and Infrastructure Forum – October 30 to November 1, 2018, Vancouver, BC Summary: The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) hosted its third National Housing and Infrastructure Forum to showcase innovation and further develop the First Nations […]

by ahnationtalk on November 19, 2018483 Views

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AFN National Chief Offers Condolences to Wolf Lake First Nation and the Family of Chief Harry St. Denis on his passing

AFN National Chief Offers Condolences to Wolf Lake First Nation and the Family of Chief Harry St. Denis on his passing (Ottawa, ON): It is with great sadness that the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) acknowledges the passing of Chief Harry St. Denis of the Wolf Lake First Nation in Quebec. “Chief St. Denis was […]

by ahnationtalk on November 16, 2018512 Views

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AFN Regional Chief Augustine Mourns Loss of Candace Stevens, Calls for Full and Thorough Investigation by Law Enforcement

AFN Regional Chief Augustine Mourns Loss of Candace Stevens, Calls for Full and Thorough Investigation by Law Enforcement November 2, 2018 (Eel Ground First Nations, NB): Assembly of First Nations (AFN) New Brunswick-Prince Edward Island Regional Chief Roger Augustine is calling for local police and RCMP to conduct a full and thorough investigation into the […]

by ahnationtalk on November 2, 2018553 Views

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Statement from Regional Chief Marlene Poitras on Introduction of Bill 22: An Act for Strong Families Building Stronger Communities

Statement from Regional Chief Marlene Poitras on Introduction of Bill 22: An Act for Strong Families Building Stronger Communities Today, the Provincial Government introduced Bill 22: An Act for Strong Families Building Stronger Communities in the Legislative Assembly of Alberta, which would significantly alter First Nations child welfare care off-reserve within the province. October 31, […]

by ahnationtalk on November 1, 2018155 Views

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Media Advisory – AFN 2018 National Housing & Infrastructure Forum and Tradeshow October 30 to November 1, 2018

Media Advisory – AFN 2018 National Housing & Infrastructure Forum and Tradeshow October 30 to November 1, 2018 VANCOUVER, Oct. 26, 2018  – The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) is hosting the 2018 National Housing and Infrastructure Forum and Tradeshow from October 30 to November 1, 2018 at the Fairmont Hotel in Vancouver, BC. The […]

by ahnationtalk on October 29, 2018569 Views

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Assembly of First Nations National Chief Congratulates Bobby Cameron on Re-Election as Chief of the Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations and Saskatchewan Regional Chief for the AFN

Assembly of First Nations National Chief Congratulates Bobby Cameron on Re-Election as Chief of the Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations and Saskatchewan Regional Chief for the AFN (Ottawa, ON): Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde congratulates Bobby Cameron on his re-election yesterday as Chief of the Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations (FSIN) […]

by ahnationtalk on October 26, 2018532 Views

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AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Acknowledges the 20th Anniversary of the Aboriginal Head Start On-Reserve Program

October 21, 2018 AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Acknowledges the 20th Anniversary of the Aboriginal Head Start On-Reserve Program (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde acknowledges the 20th anniversary of the Aboriginal Head Start On-Reserve (AHSOR) Program, an important and essential community-based program to help close the education gap for […]

by ahnationtalk on October 22, 2018559 Views

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Canada’s Laws Must Respect First Nations Rights: AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde on Supreme Court of Canada Decision on Mikisew

Canada’s Laws Must Respect First Nations Rights: AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde on Supreme Court of Canada Decision on Mikisew October 19, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – Following today’s decision by the Supreme Court of Canada regarding Mikisew Cree First Nation stating that the federal government does not need to consult with First Nations prior to […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 2018550 Views

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AFN BULLETIN – United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement October, 2018

AFN BULLETIN – United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement October, 2018 October 19, 2018 USMCA Breaks New Ground by including Indigenous Peoples After more than a year of discussion on how to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement, Canada reached a new trade deal with the United States and Mexico late in the evening of September 30, […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 2018476 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Congratulates Abegweit First Nation Chief Brian Francis on Appointment to Senate of Canada

Assembly of First Nations Congratulates Abegweit First Nation Chief Brian Francis on Appointment to Senate of Canada Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde, AFN New Brunswick-Prince Edward Island Regional Chief Roger Augustine and AFN Nova Scotia-Newfoundland Regional Chief Morley Googoo today welcomed the appointment of Brian Francis, Chief of Abegweit First Nation […]

by ahnationtalk on October 15, 2018535 Views

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AFN Manitoba Regional Chief Hart Says Supreme Court Decision Will Not Stop First Nations from Defending and Asserting Their Rights

AFN Manitoba Regional Chief Hart Says Supreme Court Decision Will Not Stop First Nations from Defending and Asserting Their Rights WINNIPEG, MB, Oct. 14, 2018 – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Manitoba Regional Chief Kevin Hart said today that the Supreme Court of Canada decision in the Mikisew Cree First Nation case does not mean Canada can ignore or deny First Nations rights […]

by pmnationtalk on October 15, 2018520 Views

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Document Classifier

Document Classifier Refer to competition number 2018-REC-01 Term Position – Internal/External Description:                  The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) requires an experienced Document Classifier. The incumbent will report to the Records Manager and will be responsible to classify documentation with AFN’s Enterprise Content Management System (Laserfiche) and AFN’s Subject Block Numeric Classification System. The incumbent will […]

by ahnationtalk on October 11, 20180 Views

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Statement from Regional Chief Marlene Poitras on the Mikisew Cree First Nation V. Canada Supreme Court Decision

STATEMENT FROM REGIONAL CHIEF MARLENE POITRAS ON THE MIKISEW CREE FIRST NATION V. CANADA SUPREME COURT DECISION The Supreme Court of Canada ruled on the application of the Duty to Consult doctrine and if it can be applied to the federal legislation-making process. The case originates from Mikisew Cree First Nation’s challenge of the 2012 […]

by pmnationtalk on October 11, 2018211 Views

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AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Stands in Solidarity and Support for Asubpeeschoseewagong Anishinabek Aaki Declaration – the Grassy Narrows First Nation Land Declaration

AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Stands in Solidarity and Support for Asubpeeschoseewagong Anishinabek Aaki Declaration – the Grassy Narrows First Nation Land Declaration October 10, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde stated today that he fully supports the Asubpeeschoseewagong Anishinabek Aaki Declaration – the Grassy Narrows First Nation […]

by ahnationtalk on October 10, 2018521 Views

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Statement from Regional Chief Marlene Poitras Calling for Action and Recognizing the Sisters in Spirit Vigils this October 4th

Statement from Regional Chief Marlene Poitras Calling for Action and Recognizing the Sisters in Spirit Vigils This October 4th October 4, 2018, amiskwaciwâskahikan (Edmonton, AB) “Today, we remember and honour the lives of the missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls and their families across Turtle Island. We take this day to annually host vigils […]

by pmnationtalk on October 4, 2018223 Views

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First Nations Women Should be Respected, Valued and Safe: AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde

First Nations Women Should be Respected, Valued and Safe: AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde October 4, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – On a day to honour missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls, Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde commends the tireless commitment of families for seeking justice and healing, and reiterates calls […]

by ahnationtalk on October 4, 2018483 Views

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Respecting First Nations rights helps achieve economic stability and investment certainty: AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde

Respecting First Nations rights helps achieve economic stability and investment certainty: AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde October 1, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – On the announcement of a tentative trade agreement now named the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement, Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde says the general exception clause for Indigenous Peoples Rights will […]

by ahnationtalk on October 1, 2018181 Views

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Ontario Coroner’s Report Points to Urgent Action Required on Long-Standing Concerns, Says National Chief Perry Bellegarde

Ontario Coroner’s Report Points to Urgent Action Required on Long-Standing Concerns, Says National Chief Perry Bellegarde (Ottawa, ON) – Following a report released today by the office of the Ontario Chief Coroner, Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde says urgent action is required to implement recommendations by working with families and First […]

by ahnationtalk on September 27, 2018498 Views

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AFN BULLETIN – National Policy Forum on Affirming Rights, Title and Jurisdiction

AFN BULLETIN – National Policy Forum on Affirming Rights, Title and Jurisdiction September 25, 2018 (Gatineau, QC) National Chief Perry Bellegarde convened a successful Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Policy Forum on Affirming First Nations Rights, Title and Jurisdiction on unceded Algonquin territory in Gatineau, Québec on September 11 and 12. More than 500 […]

by ahnationtalk on September 25, 2018517 Views

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AFN Bulletin on Regional Education Agreements for First Nations Education K-12, September 2018

AFN Bulletin on Regional Education Agreements for First Nations Education K-12, September 2018 September 25, 2018 The work and progress in the area of education is guided by direction from the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Chiefs-in-Assembly and the long-standing goal of achieving First Nation control of First Nation Education. AFN resolution 16/2016: Honourable Process […]

by ahnationtalk on September 25, 2018583 Views

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Jordan’s Principle Summit

Jordan’s Principle Summit (Winnipeg, MB) The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) hosted its first ever national Jordan’s Principle Summit September 12-13 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. More than 850 First Nations citizens, family members, leaders, service coordinators, health directors and technicians, health and education practitioners, service providers and innovators gathered under the theme of Sharing, Learning, and […]

by ahnationtalk on September 24, 2018612 Views

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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, 2018523 Views

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