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National Chief Open Letter on the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

National Chief Open Letter on the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls October 11, 2016 The Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs The Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Status of Women The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice Marion Buller, Chief Commissioner, National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered […]

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Assembly of First Nations’ National Chief Perry Bellegarde Honours Life of Henry Beaudry

Assembly of First Nations’ National Chief Perry Bellegarde Honours Life of Henry Beaudry OTTAWA, Oct. 6, 2016  – Assembly of First Nations’ National Chief, Perry Bellegarde, today issued the following statement on the passing of Henry Beaudry: “Henry Beaudry is someone I am especially fortunate to have known and learned from. He lived a long and […]

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AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Statement of Honour and Condolences on the Passing of World War II Veteran Edward Baldhead

AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Statement of Honour and Condolences on the Passing of World War II Veteran Edward Baldhead OTTAWA, Oct. 6, 2016 – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde today offered condolences to the friends and family of World War II Veteran and Residential School survivor Edward Baldhead, a member […]

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Assembly of First Nations Supports the Moose Hide Campaign: Calls on All Men and Boys to Help End Violence against Indigenous Women and Girls

Assembly of First Nations Supports the Moose Hide Campaign: Calls on All Men and Boys to Help End Violence against Indigenous Women and Girls OTTAWA, Oct. 5, 2016  – On behalf of the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde today expressed support for the Moose Hide Campaign and the Moose Hide National Gathering […]

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National Chief Perry Bellegarde Supports Ratification of Paris Agreement on Climate Change, Calls for First Nations Involvement in All Stages of Implementation

National Chief Perry Bellegarde Supports Ratification of Paris Agreement on Climate Change, Calls for First Nations Involvement in All Stages of Implementation October 4, 2016 (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde welcomed Canada’s commitment to implement the Paris Agreement on climate change and emphasized the need for action to […]

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Assembly of First Nations Stands with Families of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls at 10th Annual Sisters in Spirit Vigils

Assembly of First Nations Stands with Families of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls at 10th Annual Sisters in Spirit Vigils OTTAWA, Oct. 4, 2016 – Representatives from the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) will take part in the 10th annual Sisters in Spirit vigils being held in various locations across the country today […]

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Assembly of First Nations Welcomes New Chief Executive Officer Judy White

Assembly of First Nations Welcomes New Chief Executive Officer Judy White September 29, 2016. (Ottawa, ON)― The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) is pleased to announce the appointment of the new incoming Chief Executive Officer Judy White, who will assume her duties on November 1, 2016. Ms. White, a Mi’kmaq lawyer and member of the […]

by aanationtalk on September 29, 2016348 Views

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Investments in First Nations are Investments in Canada’s Future, AFN National Chief tells Finance Committee

Investments in First Nations are Investments in Canada’s Future, AFN National Chief tells Finance Committee September 28, 2016. (Ottawa, ON)― Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde addressed the House of Commons’ Standing Committee on Finance today to present the AFN’s 2017 pre-budget submission. This submission addresses key areas that were not addressed […]

by ahnationtalk on September 29, 2016241 Views

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Media advisory – Assembly of First Nations National Chief Presents First Nations Budget Priorities to House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance

Media advisory – Assembly of First Nations National Chief Presents First Nations Budget Priorities to House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance OTTAWA, Sept. 28, 2016 – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde will address the House of Commons’ Standing Committee on Finance (FINA) at 5:00 pm Wednesday, September 28. The National Chief’s […]

by ahnationtalk on September 28, 2016287 Views

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Media Advisory – Assembly of First Nations’ National Chief and Quebec Regional Chief Host Urban Outreach Forum

Media Advisory – Assembly of First Nations’ National Chief and Quebec Regional Chief Host Urban Outreach Forum MONTRÉAL, Sept. 23, 2016  – First Nations leaders and citizens, municipal leaders and local organizations will converge in downtown Montréal today for the Assembly of First Nations’ (AFN) second Urban Outreach Forum. These Forums are designed to forge […]

by ahnationtalk on September 23, 2016234 Views

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AFN NYC Calls to Action

AFN NYC Calls to Action September 19 2016 The AFN National Youth Council (NYC) has announced the Calls to Action on Life Promotion in First Nations Communities calling for dignity, respect, human rights, justice, and equitable access to resources for all First Nations communities. The twelve Calls to Action emerged from local and regional consultations […]

by pmnationtalk on September 19, 2016186 Views

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Canadian Human Rights Tribunal Supplemental Decision on Child Welfare – September 15, 2016

Canadian Human Rights Tribunal Supplemental Decision on Child Welfare – September 15, 2016 Click here for the full CHRT Supplemental decision

by ahnationtalk on September 16, 2016341 Views

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Children only get one childhood: Canadian Human Rights Tribunal issues a Second Compliance Order Against the Government of Canada on the First Nations child welfare case

Children only get one childhood: Canadian Human Rights Tribunal issues a Second Compliance Order Against the Government of Canada on the First Nations child welfare case OTTAWA, Sept. 15, 2016 – In a decision released today, the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal (“Tribunal”) found that the Canadian Government (INAC) has failed to comply with the Tribunal’s […]

by ahnationtalk on September 16, 2016341 Views

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AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Says Human Rights Tribunal Decision a Call to Action for Government to Support and Protect First Nations Children

AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Says Human Rights Tribunal Decision a Call to Action for Government to Support and Protect First Nations Children September 15, 2016. (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde said today’s decision by the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal (CHRT) on First Nations child welfare is yet […]

by ahnationtalk on September 16, 2016271 Views

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AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Marks 9th Anniversary of UN Declaration

September 13, 2016 (Ottawa, ON) – On the ninth anniversary of the adoption of the UN Declaration by the United Nations General Assembly, Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde today called on Canada to implement the UN Declaration in “full partnership” with First Nations and all Indigenous peoples. The UN Declaration provides […]

by pmnationtalk on September 14, 2016228 Views

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Media Advisory – Expert Panel Explores Implications of Site C Legal Battle for Indigenous Communities

OTTAWA, Sept. 13, 2016   – An expert panel entitled Keeping the Promise: Treaty Rights, the UN Declaration, and the Site C Dam will discuss implications of the Prophet River and West Moberly First Nations legal challenge to the Site C hydroelectric dam. Critical concerns such as violations of inherent, Treaty and Indigenous rights, international human […]

by pmnationtalk on September 13, 2016272 Views

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Media Advisory – Indigenous Leaders, Legal Experts Opposing Site C Hold Press Conference on Parliament Hill

OTTAWA, Sept. 12, 2016 – Indigenous leadership, community members and allies of Treaty 8 territory of northeast British Columbia will converge on Parliament Hill on Tuesday to voice their staunch opposition to the Site C hydroelectric dam project, which the Trudeau government issued construction permits without adequate protection of Treaty rights. This press conference will fall […]

by pmnationtalk on September 13, 2016154 Views

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Assembly of First Nations National Chief Celebrates First Nations University of Canada’s 40th Anniversary, Delivers Lecture on Education and Reconciliation

September 12, 2016. Assembly of First Nations National Chief Celebrates First Nations University of Canada’s 40th Anniversary, Delivers Lecture on Education and Reconciliation (Regina, SK)― Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde is attending the First Nations University of Canada’s (FNUniv) 40th Anniversary Celebrations today in Regina, Saskatchewan. National Chief Bellegarde will deliver […]

by pmnationtalk on September 12, 2016258 Views

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AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Supports Treaty 8 First Nations Justice for the Peace Caravan in Opposing the Site C Dam

September 12, 2016 AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Supports Treaty 8 First Nations Justice for the Peace Caravan in Opposing the Site C Dam (Ottawa, ON) – The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) restated its full support for Treaty 8 First Nations who oppose the Site C dam project in northern British Columbia, as the […]

by ahnationtalk on September 12, 2016284 Views

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AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Stands with First Nations Youth on World Suicide Prevention Day

AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Stands with First Nations Youth on World Suicide Prevention Day September 9, 2016 (Ottawa, ON) – In advance of World Suicide Prevention Day on September 10, Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde reaffirmed the AFN’s commitment to advocacy and action to ensure that the root causes of […]

by aanationtalk on September 11, 2016267 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Engages Urban First Nations; Convenes at First in Series of Urban Outreach Forums

Assembly of First Nations Engages Urban First Nations; Convenes at First in Series of Urban Outreach Forums EDMONTON, Sept. 8, 2016 – The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) is holding its first Urban Outreach Forum today in Edmonton, Alberta, which will serve to shed light on the unique challenges and experiences faced by urban First Nations […]

by ahnationtalk on September 8, 2016280 Views

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From Clearing the Plains in Canada to Bulldozing Sacred Sites in North Dakota: Governments and industry collaborate to commit atrocities against our Peoples

From Clearing the Plains in Canada to Bulldozing Sacred Sites in North Dakota: Governments and industry collaborate to commit atrocities against our Peoples Ontario Regional Chief, Isadore Day call on Canada and the US to end “Oil Centrism.” Wednesday, September 7, 2016 (Serpent River First Nation, Robinson Huron Treaty Territory) Over Canada’s Labour Day long […]

by pmnationtalk on September 8, 2016277 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Parliamentary Wrap-Up

Assembly of First Nations Parliamentary Wrap-Up The House of Commons rose for the summer on June 23rd, 2016. This Parliamentary Wrap-Up includes events from April 10th until then. On April 14th, the Indigenous and Northern Affairs Committee (INAN) heard from AFN Ontario Regional Chief, Isadore Day, Nishnabe Aski Nation Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler and Mushkegowuk […]

by ahnationtalk on September 7, 2016292 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Stands with Standing Rock Sioux

Assembly of First Nations Stands with Standing Rock Sioux September 6, 2016. (Ottawa, ON)  – The Assembly of First Nations joins Standing Rock Sioux Reservation and Indigenous citizens from across North America in resisting human rights violations arising from Dakota Access LLC’s construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline. Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Manitoba Regional Chief […]

by aanationtalk on September 6, 2016301 Views

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AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Calls for Immediate Investments to Secure Safe Water Systems in First Nations Communities

AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Calls for Immediate Investments to Secure Safe Water Systems in First Nations Communities August 30, 2016. (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde today said that a detailed investigative report by the Globe & Mail outlining the troubling state of fresh water systems in First […]

by ahnationtalk on August 30, 2016311 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Ontario Regional Chief Day Supports Ethical First Nations-Driven Health Research

Assembly of First Nations Ontario Regional Chief Day Supports Ethical First Nations-Driven Health Research August 26, 2016 (Ottawa, ON):  Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day, who oversees the AFN’s national health portfolio, attended the Canadian Institutes for Health Research (CIHR) Governing Council Retreat this week. Chief Day set out First Nations […]

by aanationtalk on August 27, 2016398 Views

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AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Says Federal Government’s Commitment to First Nations Welcome, Must Lead to Change

AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Says Federal Government’s Commitment to First Nations Welcome, Must Lead to Change August 23, 2016 (Ottawa, ON): As Prime Minister Justin Trudeau reiterated his commitment to Indigenous peoples yesterday during a post-Cabinet retreat press conference, Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde welcomed the assurance and said it […]

by ahnationtalk on August 24, 2016296 Views

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AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Stands with Ontario Sixties Scoop Survivors

AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Stands with Ontario Sixties Scoop Survivors Aug. 23, 2016 After seven years of delays, the long-awaited Ontario Sixties Scoop class action is set to commence today in Toronto. Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde has expressed his solidarity for survivors of the Ontario Sixties Scoop experience, which saw more than […]

by ahnationtalk on August 23, 2016331 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Honours Sayisi Dene as Federal Government Apologizes for Devastating Forced Relocations

Assembly of First Nations Honours Sayisi Dene as Federal Government Apologizes for Devastating Forced Relocations August 16, 2016 (Ottawa, ON) ― Sixty years after a devastating forced relocation by the federal government, the Sayisi Dene in northern Manitoba today received a formal apology and compensation for the incident.  The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) today […]

by pmnationtalk on August 16, 2016309 Views

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National Chief Bulletin – August 2016 – AFN-INAC Memorandum of Understanding for a Fiscal Relations Working Group

National Chief Bulletin – August 2016 – AFN-INAC Memorandum of Understanding for a Fiscal Relations Working Group Memorandum of Understanding for a Fiscal Relationship Working Group On July 13th, at the Annual General Assembly in Niagara Falls, Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Bellegarde and Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC) Minister Bennett signed […]

by pmnationtalk on August 16, 2016329 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Condemns Racist Comments in Wake of Fatal Shooting of First Nations Youth in Saskatchewan

August 12, 2016 Assembly of First Nations Condemns Racist Comments in Wake of Fatal Shooting of First Nations Youth in Saskatchewan (Ottawa, ON) ― Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde and AFN Saskatchewan Regional Chief Bobby Cameron today expressed serious concerns about statements being made online related to the tragic, fatal shooting […]

by aanationtalk on August 14, 2016367 Views

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AFN – NIHB: Medical Transportation

AFN – NIHB: Medical Transportation The NIHB Joint Review Steering Committee wants to provide as many opportunities for input as possible from First Nations individuals and communities, health care professionals and service providers alike. Currently, we have made available three mechanisms to garner input. First Nations Client and Community Members can complete the below Medical Transportation Survey until […]

by ahnationtalk on August 9, 2016363 Views

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Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde Says International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples a Time to Reaffirm Commitment to UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

August 8, 2016 Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde Says International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples a Time to Reaffirm Commitment to UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (Ottawa, ON): In advance of United Nations International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples August 9, Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief […]

by pmnationtalk on August 9, 2016334 Views

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Assembly of First Nations 2016 AGA Final Resolutions

Assembly of First Nations 2016 AGA Final Resolutions #       Title 01     Support for Fist nations Youth Life Promotion Calls to Action 02     Support for the Montreal Lake Cree Nation Emergency Response Search and Rescue Team Proposal 03      Support for the Registered Disability Savings Plan 04     Declaration of November as Indigenous Disability Awareness Month 05     […]

by ahnationtalk on August 4, 2016406 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Stands with Families as Federal Government Announces Long-Awaited National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

Assembly of First Nations Stands with Families as Federal Government Announces Long-Awaited National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls August 3, 2016 (Ottawa, ON):  After decades of hard fought activism by families of missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls, the Assembly of First Nations (AFN), grassroots activists and domestic and international […]

by ahnationtalk on August 3, 2016327 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Calls for Action to Support and Protect First Nations Territories from Husky Energy Oil Spill in North Saskatchewan River System

Assembly of First Nations Calls for Action to Support and Protect First Nations Territories from Husky Energy Oil Spill in North Saskatchewan River System July 28, 2016 (Winnipeg, MB)― Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Manitoba Regional Chief Kevin Hart and Saskatchewan Regional Chief Bobby Cameron today expressed concerns about the Husky Energy oil spill in […]

by ahnationtalk on July 29, 2016380 Views

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Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde Says Federal Decision to Remove Sex-Based Discrimination from Indian Act Welcome but Renews Call for First Nations to Establish Processes to Move Beyond Indian Act

July 28, 2016 Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde Says Federal Decision to Remove  Sex-Based Discrimination from Indian Act Welcome but Renews Call for First Nations to Establish Processes to Move Beyond Indian Act (Ottawa, ON): In response to the Superior Court of Quebec decision in Descheneaux et al., v. Canada, the Government […]

by ahnationtalk on July 28, 2016399 Views

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Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde Responds to New Addition to Reserves Policy

July 27, 2016 Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde Responds to New Addition to Reserves Policy (Ottawa, ON): Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde said the Government of Canada’s new policy on Additions to Reserve (ATR) unveiled today must lead to a more streamlined, effective and transparent process as one […]

by pmnationtalk on July 27, 2016408 Views

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First Nations Labour Market Forum July 27-28, 2016

Presentations/topics for discussion will include: Federal Labour Market Strategy to follow the Aboriginal Skills and Employment Training Strategy (ASETS) New Fiscal Arrangements Treasury Board Policy on Transfer Payments Grants and Direct Transfers Pursuing a New Business Model for Employment and Training Childcare Employment and training supports for persons with disabilities Concept for an Employment Insurance […]

by pmnationtalk on July 22, 2016273 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Remembers Mike Pinay: A Lifelong Champion for First Nations

Assembly of First Nations Remembers Mike Pinay: A Lifelong Champion for First Nations WHITEHOUSE, YK, July 22, 2016  – Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde has issued the following statement in learning of the untimely passing of Mike Pinay of Peepeekisis First Nation (Saskatchewan): “Mike Pinay committed his entire life to the advancement […]

by ahnationtalk on July 22, 2016340 Views

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Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde Calls on Premiers to Work with First Nations to Achieve Change and Results

July 21, 2016 Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde Calls on Premiers to Work with First Nations to Achieve Change and Results Immediate Action on First Nations Child Welfare the Priority (Ottawa, ON): AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde met yesterday with premiers in Whitehorse, Yukon at the annual Council of the Federation meeting […]

by ahnationtalk on July 21, 2016375 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Youth Council Elects New Co-Chairs Jennifer O’Bomsawin and Andre Bear at AFN’s 2016 Youth Summit in Niagara Falls, ON

Assembly of First Nations Youth Council Elects New Co-Chairs Jennifer O’Bomsawin and Andre Bear at AFN’s 2016 Youth Summit in Niagara Falls, ON July 14, 2016 (Niagara Falls, ON)― The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) is pleased to announce that the AFN Youth Council, the national group representing First Nations youth from each of the […]

by pmnationtalk on July 15, 2016397 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Women’s Council Elects Deputy Grand Chief Denise Stonefish as Chair, Set Priorities for First Nations Women and Girls

Assembly of First Nations Women’s Council Elects Deputy Grand Chief Denise Stonefish as Chair, Set Priorities for First Nations Women and Girls July 14, 2016 (Niagara Falls, ON)― The Assembly of First Nations is pleased to announce that Deputy Grand Chief Denise Stonefish of Delaware Nation (Turtle Clan) has been elected as the new Chair […]

by pmnationtalk on July 15, 2016438 Views

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Alberta Chiefs Calling for Implementation of Treaty

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Statement Alberta Chiefs Calling for Implementation of Treaty July 14, 2016, Niagara Falls, ON: Today during the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Annual General Assembly, the Chiefs of Alberta voiced their interest in the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs’ resolution to move beyond the Indian Act, but cautioned against its wording. “We do […]

by pmnationtalk on July 14, 2016511 Views

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Memorandum of Understanding – Assembly of First Nations And Indigenous And Northern Affairs Canada

Memorandum of Understanding – Assembly of First Nations And Indigenous And Northern Affairs Canada MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING – ASSEMBLY OF FIRST NATIONS AND INDIGENOUS AND NORTHERN AFFAIRS CANADA

by ahnationtalk on July 14, 2016157 Views

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Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde and Royal Canadian Mounted Police Sign Protocol to Strengthen Relationship and Cultural Awareness

Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde and Royal Canadian Mounted Police Sign Protocol to Strengthen Relationship and Cultural Awareness July 12, 2016 (Niagara Falls, ON): AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde and RCMP Commissioner Bob Paulson today signed an agreement to promote relationship building and reconciliation between First Nations and the RCMP during today’s […]

by pmnationtalk on July 13, 2016374 Views

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Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde Opens AFN Annual General Assembly with Historic Agreement on New Fiscal Relationship Between First Nations and Canada

Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde Opens AFN Annual General Assembly with Historic Agreement on New Fiscal Relationship Between First Nations and Canada NIAGARA FALLS, ON, July 12, 2016  – First Nations Chiefs, Elders and citizens from across the country gathered today to open the Assembly of First Nations’ (AFN) 37th Annual General Assembly […]

by pmnationtalk on July 12, 2016448 Views

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Media Advisory – Assembly of First Nations to Convene 37th Annual General Assembly in Niagara Falls: National Chief Perry Bellegarde to Hold Press Conference Tuesday, July 12

Media Advisory – Assembly of First Nations to Convene 37th Annual General Assembly in Niagara Falls: National Chief Perry Bellegarde to Hold Press Conference Tuesday, July 12 NIAGARA FALLS, ON, July 11, 2016 – First Nation leaders, Elders, youth and citizens from across the country are gathering this week for the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) 37th […]

by aanationtalk on July 11, 2016349 Views

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First Nations Youth Summit on Wellness – Youth Leading and Empowering Youth

First Nations Youth Summit on Wellness – Youth Leading and Empowering Youth July 10, 2016 (Niagara Falls, ON) – The inaugural Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National First Nation Youth Summit on Wellness gathered today under the theme of the Thunderbird, a symbol that represents healing and renewal. First Nations youth from many territories identified […]

by ahnationtalk on July 11, 2016364 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Set to Convene at 37th Annual General Assembly July 12-14 in Niagara Falls, Ontario

Assembly of First Nations Set to Convene at 37th Annual General Assembly July 12-14 in Niagara Falls, Ontario July 8, 2016 (Ottawa, ON)― First Nation leaders, Elders, youth and citizens from across the country are set to gather next week for the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) 37th Annual General Assembly (AGA), to be held […]

by ahnationtalk on July 11, 2016384 Views

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