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Media Advisory – AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde will Attend Toronto Court Hearing to Support Indigenous Peoples of Ecuador in Legal Fight Against Chevron

Media Advisory – AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde will Attend Toronto Court Hearing to Support Indigenous Peoples of Ecuador in Legal Fight Against Chevron TORONTO, April 17, 2018  – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde will be at the Ontario Court of Appeal in Toronto on April 18 to support Indigenous peoples from […]

by ahnationtalk on April 17, 2018345 Views

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Category: IndigenousText

Assembly of First Nations Manitoba Regional Chief Kevin Hart Congratulates Treaty 1 First Nations for Agreement in Principle on Former Kapyong Barracks

Assembly of First Nations Manitoba Regional Chief Kevin Hart Congratulates Treaty 1 First Nations for Agreement in Principle on Former Kapyong Barracks April 13, 2018 (Winnipeg, MB) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Manitoba Regional Chief Kevin Hart attended the April 10 announcement of the Agreement in Principle between Treaty 1 First Nations and the […]

by ahnationtalk on April 13, 2018331 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Supports Indigenous-Led Conservation in Canada, Report by Indigenous Circle of Experts Points the Way Forward

Assembly of First Nations Supports Indigenous-Led Conservation in Canada, Report by Indigenous Circle of Experts Points the Way Forward (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde, together with Yukon Regional Chief Kluane Adamek, commend the work of the Indigenous Circle of Experts on the release of their report recommending changes […]

by ahnationtalk on April 9, 2018371 Views

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AFN BULLETIN – Meeting on AFN-Canada Memorandum of Understanding on Joint Priorities

AFN BULLETIN – Meeting on AFN-Canada Memorandum of Understanding on Joint Priorities April 2018 The third meeting under the AFN-Canada Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Joint Priorities took place March 26, 2018. The MOU calls for regular meetings to discuss key issues and assess progress on shared priorities and is not a decision-making forum. These […]

by ahnationtalk on April 9, 2018349 Views

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AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde on World Water Day 2018: “We Must Redouble Our Efforts to End all Drinking Water Advisories by 2021”

AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde on World Water Day 2018: “We Must Redouble Our Efforts to End all Drinking Water Advisories by 2021” March 22, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde issued the following statement today on World Water Day 2018 – Nature of Water, marked every year […]

by ahnationtalk on March 22, 2018224 Views

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AFN Says International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination is a Time for All Canadians to Commit to National Strategy to Combat Racism

AFN Says International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination is a Time for All Canadians to Commit to National Strategy to Combat Racism March 21, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde issued the following statement on the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, marked every […]

by pmnationtalk on March 21, 2018198 Views

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Category: IndigenousText

Assembly of First Nations Offers Condolences, Remembers Justa Monk

Assembly of First Nations Offers Condolences, Remembers Justa Monk March 16, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde today offers condolences to the family, friends and community of Justa Monk who passed away March 14 in his home community of Tl’azt’en Nation near Prince George, B.C. “Today we remember […]

by ahnationtalk on March 19, 2018158 Views

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Category: IndigenousText

AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde: Regional Health Survey Results Will Help Identify Ways to Close the Gap for First Nations

AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde: Regional Health Survey Results Will Help Identify Ways to Close the Gap for First Nations March 14, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde stated that the release of the First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) Regional Health Survey (RHS) Phase 3, Volume 1 […]

by pmnationtalk on March 15, 2018179 Views

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Website Designer/Developer

  Website Designer/Developer Refer to competition number 2018-OPS-02 Internal/External Description: The Assembly of First Nations requires an experienced Website Designer/ Developer to create and maintain branding and layout of the AFN’s website.  The incumbent will be responsible for maintaining up-to-date website content in both official languages and prioritizing the website needs of the organization.  The […]

by pmnationtalk on March 15, 20180 Views

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AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde on Decision Not to Appeal Verdict in Tina Fontaine Case

March 13, 2018 AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde on Decision Not to Appeal Verdict in Tina Fontaine Case (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde responded to the announcement today by Crown prosecutors in Manitoba that they will not appeal the verdict in the case of Raymond Cormier, acquitted last month […]

by ahnationtalk on March 14, 2018414 Views

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AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde on Decision Not to Appeal Boushie Verdict and RCMP Investigation Review: “Canada’s Justice System Continues to Fail First Nations”

AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde on Decision Not to Appeal Boushie Verdict and RCMP Investigation Review: “Canada’s Justice System Continues to Fail First Nations” March 7, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde issued the following statement regarding today’s announcement by the Saskatchewan Crown Prosecutor that there will be […]

by ahnationtalk on March 8, 2018527 Views

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AFN Supports Extension of National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

AFN Supports Extension of National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Women’s Council Chair Chief Denise Stonefish released the below statement regarding the request to extend the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls. “The Assembly of First Nations supports the extension […]

by ahnationtalk on March 7, 2018425 Views

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Category: IndigenousText

The Assembly of First Nations Executive Committee Calls for Apology from Thunder Bay Chronicle Journal for Offensive Headline

The Assembly of First Nations Executive Committee Calls for Apology from Thunder Bay Chronicle Journal for Offensive Headline (Ottawa, ON) — The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Executive Committee calls for an apology from Thunder Bay daily newspaper, The Chronicle Journal, for an offensive front page headline, and the AFN Ontario Regional Chief is seeking […]

by ahnationtalk on March 2, 2018174 Views

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AFN BULLETIN – 2018 Federal Budget

AFN BULLETIN – 2018 Federal Budget February 2018 Federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau delivered the federal budget speech in the House of Commons on February 27, 2018. The federal budget reflects the priorities and future direction of the federal government. For this reason, National Chief Perry Bellegarde AFN representatives and officials work to ensure there […]

by ahnationtalk on March 1, 2018463 Views

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Budget 2018 Makes Essential Investments in First Nations Children and Investments to Strengthen First Nations Governments

Budget 2018 Makes Essential Investments in First Nations Children and Investments to Strengthen First Nations Governments February 27, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde says today’s federal budget marks the third year of continued, sustained investment in First Nations. These investments provide greater safety and security for First […]

by ahnationtalk on February 28, 2018412 Views

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Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde Congratulates Newly Elected AFN Alberta Regional Chief Marlene Poitras

Home » Newswire » Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde Congratulates Newly Elected AFN Alberta Regional Chief Marlene Poitras &Edit Story Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde Congratulates Newly Elected AFN Alberta Regional Chief Marlene Poitras by pmnationtalk on February 26, 2018 February 23, 2018 Assembly of First Nations National Chief […]

by pmnationtalk on February 23, 2018503 Views

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Broken Systems Failed Tina Fontaine – Murder Trial Verdict Another Severe Setback for Justice and Reconciliation

February 22, 2018 Broken Systems Failed Tina Fontaine – Murder Trial Verdict Another Severe Setback for Justice and Reconciliation (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde says today’s verdict finding Raymond Cormier not guilty of second-degree murder in the death of Tina Fontaine is a shock and another profound disappointment for […]

by pmnationtalk on February 23, 2018201 Views

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Broken Systems Failed Tina Fontaine – Murder Trial Verdict Another Severe Setback for Justice and Reconciliation

February 22, 2018 Broken Systems Failed Tina Fontaine – Murder Trial Verdict Another Severe Setback for Justice and Reconciliation (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde says today’s verdict finding Raymond Cormier not guilty of second-degree murder in the death of Tina Fontaine is a shock and another profound disappointment for […]

by pmnationtalk on February 23, 2018203 Views

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Category: IndigenousText

Media Advisory – Educators from Across Canada to Gather for National First Nations Directors of Education Forum: AFN National Chief to Provide Opening Remarks

Media Advisory – Educators from Across Canada to Gather for National First Nations Directors of Education Forum: AFN National Chief to Provide Opening Remarks February 20, 2018 MEDIA ADVISORY (Ottawa, ON):  Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde will make opening remarks at the start of a two-day national forum on First Nations […]

by pmnationtalk on February 20, 2018451 Views

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AFN National Chief Bellegarde Says New Approach for Rights Implementation Essential, First Nations Engagement Crucial

AFN National Chief Bellegarde Says New Approach for Rights Implementation Essential, First Nations Engagement Crucial (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde today welcomed the announcement by Prime Minister Trudeau of a new approach to rights recognition and implementation to be developed “in full partnership” with First Nations, including new mechanisms […]

by ahnationtalk on February 15, 2018269 Views

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AFN Yukon Regional Chief Adamek Stands in Support of Colten Boushie and Family at “Justice for Colten” Gathering in Whitehorse, YK

AFN Yukon Regional Chief Adamek Stands in Support of Colten Boushie and Family at “Justice for Colten” Gathering in Whitehorse, YK WHITEHORSE, Feb. 13, 2018 – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Yukon Regional Chief Kluane Adamek stood in support of Colten Boushie and his family in their calls for justice for Colten, and for fundamental reforms to ensure justice and fairness […]

by pmnationtalk on February 14, 2018653 Views

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Category: IndigenousText

Proposed Changes to Environmental Assessments Welcomed, Continued Engagement with First Nations Required

February 8, 2018 Proposed Changes to Environmental Assessments Welcomed, Continued Engagement with First Nations Required  (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde today welcomed proposed new legislation on environmental assessments, stating that with full and effective engagement with First Nations the AFN will seek every opportunity to further improve it prior […]

by pmnationtalk on February 9, 2018482 Views

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Statement from National Chief Perry Bellegarde on Second Reading of Bill 262, An Act to Harmonize Canada’s laws with the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Statement from National Chief Perry Bellegarde on Second Reading of Bill 262, An Act to Harmonize Canada’s laws with the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples February 8, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde released the following statement following the second reading of Bill 262 – […]

by pmnationtalk on February 8, 2018254 Views

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Immediate Relief Essential in Moving Forward on Child Welfare Reform; CHRT Issues Fourth Ruling to Canada

February 1, 2018 Immediate Relief Essential in Moving Forward on Child Welfare Reform; CHRT Issues Fourth Ruling to Canada (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde today said immediate relief for First Nations children and families must be the next urgent step in child welfare reform, and the Government of Canada […]

by ahnationtalk on February 1, 2018530 Views

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NATIONAL CHIEF PERRY BELLEGARDE BULLETIN – Emergency Meeting on First Nations, Inuit and Métis Child and Family Services

NATIONAL CHIEF PERRY BELLEGARDE BULLETIN – Emergency Meeting on First Nations, Inuit and Métis Child and Family Services January 30, 2018 First Nations, Inuit and Métis, Federal, Provincial and Territorial Governments Meeting on Child Welfare Reform On January 25 and 26, First Nations leaders, Elders and child welfare experts and advocates gathered with Métis and […]

by ahnationtalk on January 30, 2018223 Views

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United Effort, Prevention are Keys to Fixing First Nations Child Welfare Systems National Chief Bellegarde Advises Emergency Meeting

United Effort, Prevention are Keys to Fixing First Nations Child Welfare Systems National Chief Bellegarde Advises Emergency Meeting January 29, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – Following a two-day emergency meeting of federal, provincial and territorial governments and First Nation, Métis and Inuit leaders and experts, Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde said there […]

by ahnationtalk on January 29, 2018225 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Offers Condolences on the Passing of Former Chief and Elder Doris McLean ‘Guna’

Assembly of First Nations Offers Condolences on the Passing of Former Chief and Elder Doris McLean ‘Guna’ OTTAWA, Jan. 26, 2018 – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde today offered condolences to the family and friends of mother, sister, wife, Elder and Leader, Mrs. Doris McLean, who passed away peacefully in Whitehorse, Yukon, earlier […]

by pmnationtalk on January 26, 2018239 Views

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Request for Proposals Testing Remoteness Calculations for First Nations Education

Request for Proposals Testing Remoteness Calculations for First Nations Education Issued by: The Assembly of First Nations Education Sector 55 Metcalf Street Suite 1600 Ottawa, Ontario, K1P 6L5 Telephone (613)241-6789 Issue date: January 17, 2018 Proposal Delivery Date: February 2, 2018 By email to: Julie Williams – JulieW@afn.ca Overview In September 2017 the Joint First […]

by pmnationtalk on January 25, 20180 Views

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AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Says Feds, Provinces and Territories Must Work with First Nations to Fix the Child Welfare System

AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Says Feds, Provinces and Territories Must Work with First Nations to Fix the Child Welfare System January 24, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – In advance of a two-day emergency meeting in Ottawa, Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde is calling for a commitment by the federal government, provinces […]

by ahnationtalk on January 24, 2018623 Views

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AFN National Water Symposium and Trade Show– Reminder: Hotel Booking Deadline Tomorrow January 24, 2018!

AFN National Water Symposium and Trade Show – Reminder: Hotel Booking Deadline Tomorrow January 24, 2018! Greetings, Register for the AFN National Water Symposium and Trade Show and book hotel accommodations at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver by January 24, 2018, to be eligible for a great prize!  For more information on booking your hotel and […]

by ahnationtalk on January 23, 2018319 Views

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First Nations Leaders Join National Chief Bellegarde in Montreal to Support Indigenous Peoples Chapter in NAFTA Negotiations

First Nations Leaders Join National Chief Bellegarde in Montreal to Support Indigenous Peoples Chapter in NAFTA Negotiations (Montreal, QC) – As the latest round of North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) talks begin in Montreal, Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde and a delegation of First Nations leaders, including members of the […]

by ahnationtalk on January 23, 2018548 Views

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First Nations Health Transformation Summit – Reminder Hotel Booking Deadline today January 22, 2018!

First Nations Health Transformation Summit– Reminder Hotel Booking Deadline today January 22, 2018! Register for the AFN Health Summit and book hotel accommodations at the Fairmont Royal York by January 22, 2018, to be eligible for a draw for 2 tickets to the Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Columbus Blue Jackets, Wednesday February 14, 2018 at […]

by ahnationtalk on January 22, 2018694 Views

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

AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Congratulates New AFN Yukon Interim Regional Chief Kluane Adamek January 18, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde congratulates Kluane Adamek who was appointed by Yukon First Nation Chiefs as the AFN Yukon Interim Regional Chief on January 17, 2018. “I congratulate Kluane Adamek […]

by pmnationtalk on January 18, 2018208 Views

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AFN National Water Symposium and Trade Show– Hotel Booking Deadline!

AFN National Water Symposium and Trade Show– Hotel Booking Deadline! Greetings, Register for the AFN National Water Symposium and Trade Show and book hotel accommodations at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver by January 24, 2018, to be eligible for a great prize!  For more information on booking your hotel and registering for the Summit, please go […]

by pmnationtalk on January 17, 2018268 Views

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AFN National Chief Calls for Justice for St. Anne’s Residential School Survivors

AFN National Chief Calls for Justice for St. Anne’s Residential School Survivors OTTAWA, Jan. 15, 2018  – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde says the Government of Canada must work with survivors of the St. Anne’s Residential School to achieve justice and reconciliation. “We stand with the survivors of the St. Anne’s Residential […]

by pmnationtalk on January 15, 2018776 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Welcomes Hockey Hall of Fame Honouring the Sagkeeng Oldtimers First Nations Hockey Team

Assembly of First Nations Welcomes Hockey Hall of Fame Honouring the Sagkeeng Oldtimers First Nations Hockey Team January 12, 2018  (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde and AFN Manitoba Regional Chief Kevin Hart welcomed the recognition of the Sagkeeng Oldtimers hockey team by the Hockey Hall of Fame at […]

by pmnationtalk on January 12, 2018270 Views

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Investment in First Nations Policing Welcome Move for First Nation Families and Safety, AFN National Chief Bellegarde Says

January 11, 2018 Investment in First Nations Policing Welcome Move for First Nation Families and Safety, AFN National Chief Bellegarde Says (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde says today’s announcement on federal support for the First Nations Policing Program (FNPP) is necessary and critical to ensure safety and security […]

by pmnationtalk on January 11, 2018305 Views

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AFN BULLETIN – Report on the AFN Special Chiefs Assembly December 2017

AFN BULLETIN – Report on the AFN Special Chiefs Assembly December 2017 Almost 1,500 Chiefs, Elders, youth and other delegates attended the AFN Special Chiefs Assembly (SCA) in Ottawa, Ontario held December 5 – 7. First Nations gathered under the theme “Our Languages, Our Land, our Future” to discuss key priorities and set direction for […]

by pmnationtalk on December 20, 2017504 Views

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REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! National Water Symposium and Tradeshow (February 6-8, 2018)

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! National Water Symposium and Tradeshow (February 6-8, 2018) Greetings, Please be advised that registration is now open for the Assembly of First Nations’ National Water Symposium. The Symposium will be taking place on February 6-8, 2018, in Vancouver British Columbia and will feature keynote speaker Dr. David Suzuki, world renowned scientist, broadcaster, […]

by pmnationtalk on December 19, 2017704 Views

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REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! AFN Health Transformation Summit (February 13-14, 2018)

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! AFN Health Transformation Summit (February 13-14, 2018) Greetings, Please be advised that registration is now open for the First Nations Health Transformation Summit – Getting the Relationship Right: Health Governance in the Era of Reconciliation.  The Summit will be taking place on February 13-14, 2018, in Toronto, Ontario.  We do hope that […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 20170 Views

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First Nation Directors of Education National Forum

First Nation Directors of Education National Forum Honouring Our Tradition, Soaring to Our Potential February 21-22, 2018 Hilton Lac Leamy 3 Boulevard du Casino Gatineau, Quebec www.afn.ca

by mmnationtalk on December 18, 20170 Views

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First Nations Health Transformation Summit

FIRST NATIONS HEALTH TRANSFORMATION SUMMIT: Getting the Relationships Right: Health Governance in the Era of Reconciliation February 13-14, 2018 Fairmont Royal York Hotel 100 Front Street West, Toronto, Ontario The First Nations Health Transformation Summit is an opportunity for First Nations, the federal government, and provinces/territories to come together to develop shared priorities and determine […]

by mmnationtalk on December 18, 20170 Views

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National Water Symposium and Trade Show

Assembly of First Nations National Water Symposium and Trade Show: Reconciliation through Sustainable Water Management February 6-8, 2018 Fairmont Hotel Vancouver 900 W. Georgia Street Vancouver, British Columbia Who Should Attend? First Nations leadership from across Canada; Water technicians, Public Works department staff, other infrastructure technicians from First Nation communities; and, Consultants, government officials and […]

by mmnationtalk on December 18, 20170 Views

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REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! AFN Health Transformation Summit (February 13-14, 2018)

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! AFN Health Transformation Summit (February 13-14, 2018) Greetings, Please be advised that registration is now open for the First Nations Health Transformation Summit – Getting the Relationship Right: Health Governance in the Era of Reconciliation.  The Summit will be taking place on February 13-14, 2018, in Toronto, Ontario.  We do hope that […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2017695 Views

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Category: GeneralAudio

The Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada

NationTalk Scene @ the recent AFN Special Chiefs Assembly in Ottawa presents The Honourable Carolyn Bennett who discusses Canada’s new vision, new relationship of recognition of rights, respect, cooperation and partnership for all Indigenous peoples across Canada.

by pmnationtalk on December 13, 2017510 Views

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Site C Dam Decision “Disappointing and Completely Contrary to Reconciliation” says AFN National Chief Bellegarde

Site C Dam Decision “Disappointing and Completely Contrary to Reconciliation” says AFN National Chief Bellegarde (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde said today’s decision by B.C. Premier John Horgan to move forward with the Site C dam project is a major setback to reconciliation. First Nations will continue to […]

by ahnationtalk on December 12, 2017584 Views

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NATIONAL CHIEF BULLETIN – AFN-Canada Memorandum of Understanding Meeting on Joint Priorities and UN Declaration Update

NATIONAL CHIEF BULLETIN – AFN-Canada Memorandum of Understanding Meeting on Joint Priorities and UN Declaration Update On November 20th, a delegation that included members of the AFN Executive, First Nations Chiefs, regional leadership, Elders and myself met with federal cabinet ministers to discuss joint priorities. This meeting occurred under the AFN-Canada MOU on Joint Priorities, […]

by ahnationtalk on December 11, 2017576 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Lends Support to CONAIE and FDA Efforts to Hold Chevron Accountable for Environmental Damage in Ecuador

Assembly of First Nations Lends Support to CONAIE and FDA Efforts to Hold Chevron Accountable for Environmental Damage in Ecuador December 6, 2017 (Ottawa, ON) – In a setback to Chevron Corporation’s campaign to evade a $9.5 billion liability owed to rainforest communities, the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) and Ecuador signed a protocol today […]

by ahnationtalk on December 7, 2017616 Views

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Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde Reinforces Support for First Nations Policing as an Essential Service

Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde Reinforces Support for First Nations Policing as an Essential Service OTTAWA, Dec. 6, 2017 – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde today called on the federal government to act now to recognize First Nations police services as an essential service and to provide the […]

by ahnationtalk on December 6, 2017507 Views

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