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Executive Director

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY Executive Director Deadline for Applications: August 8th, 2017, 4:00 p.m. EST Position Summary On behalf of the FNIGC Board of Directors, the Executive Director provides leadership by assisting the Board in setting strategic direction and shaping policy and is accountable for the First Nation Information Governance Centre’s overall management and performance.  The Executive […]

by pmnationtalk on July 7, 20170 Views

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New Power of Data story explores the relationship between data collection and First Nations storytelling traditions

New Power of Data story explores the relationship between data collection and First Nations storytelling traditions Thu, April 20, 2017 For the latest story in our Power of Data series, FNIGC travelled to Saik’uz First Nation in the heart of the British Columbia interior, where we spent a day visiting with the Chief and others […]

by ahnationtalk on April 20, 2017113 Views

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FNIGC announces change in executive leadership

Gail Mc Donald, FNIGC’s long-serving Executive Director, to retire March 31, 2017 (Ottawa, ON) — After nearly seven years in key leadership roles at the First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC), Gail Mc Donald will be retiring as Executive Director of the organization effective today. FNIGC’s Senior Managers Addie Pryce and Jerry Lanouette will share […]

by pmnationtalk on March 30, 2017125 Views

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FNIGC launches new and improved version of popular Data Online tool, which includes updated features, improved usability—and twice the data

FNIGC launches new and improved version of popular Data Online tool, which includes updated features, improved usability—and twice the data February 13, 2016 (Ottawa, ON) — The First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) is pleased to introduce a new-and-improved version of one of its most popular online services, FNIGC Data Online. The updated version of […]

by pmnationtalk on February 13, 2017181 Views

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Recipients of the 2016 FNIGC National Student Bursary announced

Recipients of the 2016 FNIGC National Student Bursary announced January 9, 2017 (Ottawa, ON) — The First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) and its Board of Directors is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2016 FNIGC National Student Bursary, which is awarded annually by the non-profit First Nations organization to two outstanding First Nations […]

by pmnationtalk on January 6, 2017306 Views

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Applications for FNIGC’s 2016 National Student Bursary are now being accepted

July 29, 2016 — The First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) and its Board of Directors are pleased to announce that the application process for the FNIGC 2016 National Student Bursary is now open. An exciting opportunity for First Nations post-secondary students, FNIGC’s National Student Bursary will award two $2,500 bursaries to First Nations college […]

by pmnationtalk on July 29, 2016555 Views

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New report offers unprecedented look at realities of family, school, and work life in First Nations communities in Canada

New report offers unprecedented look at realities of family, school, and work life in First Nations communities in Canada July 12, 2016 (Ottawa, ON) – A new report released today by the First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) provides unprecedented and exceptional insight into a wide range of early childhood, education and employment factors affecting […]

by pmnationtalk on July 12, 2016520 Views

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Applications for the First Nations Information Governance Centre’s 2016 National Student Bursary are now being accepted

Applications for the First Nations Information Governance Centre’s 2016 National Student Bursary are now being accepted Thu, June 30, 2016 The Board of Directors of the First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) are pleased to announce a great opportunity for First Nations post – secondary students. FNIGC will grant two $2,500 bursaries and free registration […]

by ahnationtalk on July 11, 2016302 Views

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FNIGC’s Data Collection Work in First Nations Communities

Mon, March 7, 2016 The latest video from the First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) explores the organization’s innovative approach to First Nations data-gathering, and looks at how this data supports programs and planning for First Nations people and the communities they live in. FNIGC: Data by First Nations for First Nations is a new […]

by pmnationtalk on March 16, 2016686 Views

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New video offers unique look inside FNIGC’s data collection work in First Nations communities

March 7, 2016 — The latest video from the First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) explores the organization’s innovative approach to First Nations data-gathering, and looks at how this data supports programs and planning for First Nations people and the communities they live in. FNIGC: Data by First Nations for First Nations is a new […]

by pmnationtalk on March 7, 2016652 Views

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FNIGC announces recipient of 2015 National Student Bursary

February 29, 2016 (Ottawa, ON) — The First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) and its Board of Directors is pleased to announce the recipient of its 2015 National Student Bursary: Ms. Mary Smith of Beausoleil First Nation, Ontario. Ms. Smith is a third-year PhD Nursing student at the University of Victoria focusing on population health […]

by pmnationtalk on February 29, 2016618 Views

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FNIGC partners with Algonquin College to launch first-ever online course about the First Nations principles of OCAP®

FNIGC partners with Algonquin College to launch first-ever online course about the First Nations principles of OCAP® February 1, 2016 (Ottawa, ON) – The First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) in partnership with Algonquin College, is proud to announce the launch of The Fundamentals of OCAP®, the first—and only—online training course dedicated to OCAP®. The […]

by pmnationtalk on February 1, 2016680 Views

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Introducing the First Nations Data Centre: a new way to access First Nations data

Introducing the First Nations Data Centre: a new way to access First Nations data December 3, 2015 (Ottawa, ON) — The First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) is pleased to announce the First Nations Data Centre (FNDC), a new service that provides easier access to data from its reliable and respected survey work including the […]

by pmnationtalk on December 2, 2015787 Views

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New Survey to Fill long-standing Gap in First Nations Labour and Employment Data

New Survey to Fill long-standing Gap in First Nations Labour and Employment Data Mon, November 23, 2015 The First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) is pleased to announce that it will be launching a new national survey that will take an unprecedented look at First Nations employment and labour conditions, two priority areas for First […]

by ahnationtalk on November 23, 2015778 Views

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New Survey to Fill Long-standing Gap in First Nations Labour and Employment Data

New Survey to Fill Long-standing Gap in First Nations Labour and Employment Data November 19, 2015, Ottawa ON — The First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) is pleased to announce that it will be launching a new national survey that will take an unprecedented look at First Nations employment and labour conditions, two priority areas […]

by pmnationtalk on November 19, 2015921 Views

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New survey offers comprehensive look at early childhood, education and employment realities in First Nations communities

New survey offers comprehensive look at early childhood, education and employment realities in First Nations communities November 18, 2015 (Ottawa, ON) – New survey data released by the First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) this week provides unprecedented insight into life in First Nations on-reserve and northern communities in Canada. The data represents the first […]

by ahnationtalk on November 18, 2015806 Views

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National conference to feature first results from landmark First Nations survey

National conference to feature first results from landmark First Nations survey September 30, 2015 (Ottawa, ON) – The First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) is pleased to announce a three-day conference in November 2015 that will feature the release of initial, key findings from the First Nations Regional Early Childhood, Education and Employment Survey (FNREEES) […]

by ahnationtalk on September 30, 2015969 Views

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Applications for the First Nations Information Governance Centre’s 2015 National Student Bursary are now being accepted

Applications for the First Nations Information Governance Centre’s 2015 National Student Bursary are now being accepted September 29, 2015 (Ottawa, ON) – The Board of Directors of the First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) are pleased to announce a new opportunity for First Nations post-secondary students. FNIGC will grant two $2,500 bursaries to First Nations […]

by pmnationtalk on September 28, 2015919 Views

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The 2015 First Nations Community Survey (Short)

Credits: FNIGC Published on Jun 8, 2015 The First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC), in collaboration with its Regional Partners, is launching a re-designed First Nations Community Survey which will roll-out in 330 First Nations reserve and Northern communities in 2015. The new First Nations Community Survey will be carried out as part of FNIGC’s […]

by ahnationtalk on September 22, 2015544 Views

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New phase of landmark First Nations health survey launches today in First Nations communities across Canada

April 1, 2015 (Ottawa, ON) – The First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) is proud to announce that the latest phase of its First Nations Regional Health Survey (FNRHS, or RHS) begins its official roll-out in 250 First Nations communities today. RHS Phase 3 is the latest version of the landmark survey process, which was […]

by ahnationtalk on March 31, 20151454 Views

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Applications now being accepted for the First Nations Information Governance Centre 2014 National Post-Secondary Student Bursary

Applications now being accepted for the First Nations Information Governance Centre 2014 National Post-Secondary Student Bursary The First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) and its Board of Directors are pleased to announce that applications for its 2014 National Post-Secondary Student Bursary are now being accepted. The FNIGC is awarding two (2) $1,000 bursaries for the […]

by mmnationtalk on August 5, 20141496 Views

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First Nations Information Governance Centre celebrates the ‘power of data’ on National Aboriginal Day

  First Nations Information Governance Centre celebrates the ‘power of data’ on National Aboriginal Day June 20, 2014 (Ottawa, ON) – As we pause during the summer solstice to recognise National Aboriginal Day, the First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) is proud to pay tribute to the rich contributions Aboriginal people have made in Canada […]

by ecnationtalk on June 20, 20141091 Views

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New online service offers unprecedented access to data from the First Nations Information Governance Centre

New online service offers unprecedented access to data from the First Nations Information Governance Centre  December 11, 2013 (Ottawa, ON) — The First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC), Canada’s premiere source of information about First Nations people living on reserve and northern communities, is pleased to announce a new way to access its data on […]

by ecnationtalk on December 11, 20131173 Views

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Recipients of the First Nations Information Governance Centre 2013 National Post-Secondary Student Bursary announced

October 28, 2013 (Ottawa, ON)  The First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) and its Board of Directors is happy to announce the recipients of the FNIGC 2013 National Post-Secondary Student Bursary:  Ms. Morgan Kahentonni Phillips of Kahnawake Mohawk Territory and Ms. Lindsey Louis of the Okanagan Indian Band in British Columbia.  Ms. Phillips is a […]

by ecnationtalk on October 28, 2013997 Views

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Register now for OCAMP!

September 30, 2013 — Are you a First Nation person who manages and safe-guards data on behalf of your community, for example: a membership clerk, community health-care worker, council member or researcher in the community? If so, then the First Nations Information Governance Centre’s (FNIGC) first-ever OCAMP Workshop is just for you! Join us in […]

by kanationtalk on September 30, 20131278 Views

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The First Nations Information Governance Centre now accepting applications for 2013 National Post-Secondary Student Bursary

July 12, 2013 (Ottawa, ON) — The First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) and its Board of Directors is pleased to announce an exciting opportunity for First Nation post-secondary students: the FNIGC 2013 National Post-Secondary Student Bursary.  The FNIGC is awarding two (2) $1,000 bursaries for the 2013 – 2014 school year to First Nation […]

by ecnationtalk on July 12, 20131712 Views

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First Nations Information Governance Centre celebrates National Aboriginal Day

First Nations Information Governance Centre celebrates National Aboriginal Day June 21, 2013 (Ottawa, ON) – The First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) is proud to pay tribute to all Indigenous people in Canada as we collectively take time to pause and celebrate National Aboriginal Day today. As Canada’s premier source of information about First Nations […]

by mmnationtalk on June 21, 20131369 Views

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2012 National Scholarship Announcement

The First Nations Information Governance Centre2012 National Scholarship Announcement  The First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) Board of Directors is pleased to announce a Scholarship opportunity for First Nation students who are pursuing a degree in the field of Epidemiology, Population Health, Statistics or Information Management Technology. Based upon available funding, the FNIGC will grant […]

by ecnationtalk on August 29, 20121168 Views

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The First Nation Information Governance Centre Partners with Canada to Conduct Regional Education/Employment Survey

The First Nation Information Governance Centre Partners with Canada to Conduct Regional Education/Employment Survey Ottawa, Ontario — The First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) has partnered with Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada (AANDC) on the fourth generation of the Survey on Aboriginal Peoples (2011). The FNIGC will be conducting the Regional Education and Employment […]

by NationTalk on December 19, 20111687 Views

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The First Nations Information Governance Centre National Scholarship Announcement

The First Nations Information Governance Centre National Scholarship Announcement The First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) Board of Directors is pleased to announce a Scholarship opportunity for First Nation students who are pursuing a degree in the field of Epidemiology, Population Health, Statistics or Information Management Technology. Based upon available funding, the FNIGC will grant […]

by NationTalk on June 16, 20111610 Views

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The First Nation Information Governance Centre Launches National First Nations Survey Results

February 25, 2011 National Data Release Conference: Regional Longitudinal Health Survey (RHS) Ottawa, Ontario — The First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) is pleased to announce the national release of the First Nations Regional Longitudinal Health Survey (RHS) at its upcoming RHS Phase II National Data Release Conference to be held at the Delta Ottawa […]

by NationTalk on February 25, 20112062 Views

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The First Nations Information Governance Centre National Logo Contest Announcement

The First Nations Information Governance Centre National Logo Contest Announcement: The First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) Board of Directors is pleased to announce a National Logo Contest to develop the Corporate Logo for this new First Nations organization that has been mandated to serve the information, research and training needs of First Nations. This […]

by NationTalk on February 1, 20112033 Views

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