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100 Billion National Indigenous Economic Agenda Unleashed At The Assembly Of First Nations Chiefs Assembly

100 Billion National Indigenous Economic Agenda Unleashed At The Assembly Of First Nations Chiefs Assembly FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – (Ottawa, Ontario) December 6, 2018 – For the first time ever, economics from an Indigenous worldview is being reclaimed within modern economic space. The narrative of growing Indigenous business success is expected to sky rocket over […]

by pmnationtalk on December 6, 2018140 Views

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Category: IndigenousText

Indigenous Peoples Lead National Dialogue on Cannabis and Hemp

Indigenous Peoples Lead National Dialogue on Cannabis and Hemp FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE –Treaty No.7 (Calgary, AB.) November 7, 2018 – For the first time ever, Indigenous Peoples and industry leaders will come together in Calgary to participate in the National Indigenous Cannabis and Hemp conference (NICHC). “This is the very first all-Indigenous conference on cannabis, […]

by pmnationtalk on November 7, 201887 Views

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Western Canada’s First Nations Conference on Jordan’s Principle

  WESTERN CANADA’S FIRST NATIONS CONFERENCE ON JORDAN’S PRINCIPLE – PRESENTED BY THE TREATY SEVEN DELEGATED FIRST NATION AUTHORITIES ON THE TRADITIONAL TERRITORY OF THE BLACKFOOT – CINDY BLACKSTOCK EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE FIRST NATIONS CHILD AND FAMILY CARING SOCIETY OF CANADA. PROFESSOR FOR THE SCHOOL OF SOCIAL WORK AT MCGILL UNIVERSITY. WHAT Please join […]

by pmnationtalk on September 21, 20170 Views

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Category: SportsText

150 Plus Reasons to Promote Reconciliation at the World Indigenous Nations Games (WIN Games) this July in Canada Treaty 6 Territory

WIN Games 2017 150 Plus Reasons to Promote Reconciliation at the World Indigenous Nations Games (WIN Games) This July in Canada Treaty 6 Territory April 26th, 2017-WIN Games 2017 is hosting an Informational Session as an Official UNPFII [United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues] Side Event today, In New York. This coming July, WIN […]

by pmnationtalk on April 26, 2017510 Views

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Category: SportsText

World Indigenous Nations (WIN) Games 2017

WORLD INDIGENOUS NATIONS (WIN) GAMES 2017 MEDIA ADVISORY Who: The 2017 World Indigenous Nations (WIN) Games and Co-Hosts WIN Sport International, Enoch Cree Nation, City Of Edmonton and The University of Alberta Will Announce the Historic WIN Games 2017 in Edmonton, Canada this Summer. What: The WIN Games is a Worldwide Indigenous Event that Celebrates […]

by pmnationtalk on March 9, 20171334 Views

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Category: GeneralText

The Breaking Point has Been Reached with Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women

The Breaking Point has Been Reached with Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women May 4, 2015, Treaty No.6, (Edmonton, Alberta)…a meeting of Indigenous leading experts and leaders came together to organize and collaborate in the prevention of Canada’s national crisis of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women (MMIW). The “Framework for Action” meeting was lead by Grand […]

by mmnationtalk on May 5, 2015788 Views

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Category: LawText

Treaty, Fiscal and Economic Terrorism at The Heart of C-27 First Nations Transparency and Accountability Act

  Treaty, Fiscal and Economic Terrorism atThe Heart of C-27 First Nations Transparency and Accountability Act For immediate release: September 16, 2014…Treaty No.6 territory, (Edmonton, Alberta) …The Minister of Indian and Northern Affairs of Canada, Bernard Valcourt was invited to attend this week’s Assembly of Treaty Chiefs (AOTC) meeting, comprised of Chiefs of Treaty No.6, […]

by ahnationtalk on September 17, 2014856 Views

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BHP Billiton and First Nations of Treaty No.4 Sign Jansen Project Opportunities Agreement

NEWS RELEASE 11 November 2013 BHP BILLITON AND FIRST NATIONS OF TREATY NO.4 SIGN JANSEN PROJECT OPPORTUNITIES AGREEMENT Saskatoon, Saskatchewan – BHP Billiton and three First Nations in the Treaty No. 4 territory in Saskatchewan have signed an Opportunities Agreement for First Nation participation in the Jansen Potash Project. The agreement, which is the first […]

by mmnationtalk on November 12, 20131453 Views

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First Nations Create Opportunities and Share in Alberta’s Booming Economy

First Nations Create Opportunities and Share in Alberta’s Booming Economy For immediate release: May 6, 2013, Treaty No. 6 territory. Edmonton, Alberta…First Nations in Alberta are creating economic growth and opportunities for community members. Over three hundred people will converge at Enoch’s Marriott River Cree conference facilities to network at an employment opportunities conference this […]

by mmnationtalk on May 6, 20131569 Views

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Treaty Women’s Secretariat March in Solidarity For Onion Lake Cree Nation’s Murdered and Missing Women

Treaty Women’s Secretariat March in Solidarity  For Onion Lake Cree Nation’s Murdered and Missing Women For immediate release: Treaty No.6 Territory, Onion Lake Cree Nation, October 4, 2012…A group of concerned Indigenous women have come together to organize a walk for the murdered and missing  members of their community whose lives has come to a […]

by mmnationtalk on October 3, 20121642 Views

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A Gemini award winning actress can add another title to her accolades of achievements

For immediate release: May 14, 2012…Calgary, Alberta (Traditional territory of Treaty No.7)… A Gemini award winning actress can add another title to her accolades of achievements: Best Actress through the Alberta Film and Television Awards. Calgary born and raised, Michelle Thrush took home the award this past weekend for her role as Gail Stoney in […]

by NationTalk on May 15, 20121139 Views

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Crisis in Attawapiskat Fuels Local First Nations Man to Take Action

Crisis in Attawapiskat Fuels Local First Nations Man to Take Action Calgary, Alberta, December 1, 2011…Inspired by recent events in the James Bay, local Calgarian and First Nation member, Terry Metatawabin is seeking to help his people of Northern Ontario. Attawapiskat First Nation has become a “black eye” for all Canadians to witness the horrible […]

by NationTalk on December 1, 20111993 Views

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Award winning Actress Directs and Premieres a New Aboriginal Play in Calgary

Award winning Actress Directs and Premieres a New Aboriginal Play in Calgary Calgary, Alberta, November 24, 2011…Gemini award winning actress, Michelle Thrush (Cree) is premiering a new play entitled, “NDN Interrupted” in Calgary on December 2 & 3, 2011 at the John Dutton Theatre. This 75 minute, one act play, explores young love in an […]

by NationTalk on November 23, 20111297 Views

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Category: GeneralText

National Aboriginal Day Celebrated in Calgary!

  MEDIA ADVISORY Who: The Aboriginal Friendship Centre of Calgary What: National Aboriginal Day Gala When: June 21, 2011 at 5:30pm (doors open) till 9pm Where: Coast Plaza Hotel, Calgary, Alberta Why: To celebrate and recognize National Aboriginal Day in Calgary. How: Calgary’s National Aboriginal Day committee has created a dynamic Gala which includes a […]

by NationTalk on June 20, 20112122 Views

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Alberta NDP takes the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples one step further and implements it into their policy

News Release For immediate release: Tuesday, November 9, 2010 A highlight of the Alberta NDP convention in Red Deer November 6 was the unanimous approval of an Indigenous Peoples policy book that incorporates the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP). “This is a landmark first in Canada,” says Lewis Cardinal, co-chair of […]

by NationTalk on November 16, 20101987 Views

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Cree Nation Signs Historic Energy Deal with Resource Company

Edmonton, Alberta, April 14, 2010…Chief Gerry Ermineskin of the Ermineskin Cree Nation and Blaine Favel, President and Chief Executive Officer of One Earth Oil & Gas Inc. signed a historic partnership agreement today to build an oil & gas exploration partnership. The joint venture will assist in identifying high potential drilling opportunities and to establish […]

by NationTalk on April 14, 20102120 Views

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Ermineskin Cree Nation and One Earth Oil & Gas will sign an agreement to build an oil & gas exploration partnership

MEDIA ADVISORY WHO: Chief Gerry Ermineskin of the Ermineskin Cree Nation and Blaine Favel, President and Chief Executive Officer of One Earth Oil & Gas Inc. WHAT: Ermineskin Cree Nation and One Earth Oil & Gas will sign an agreement to build an oil & gas exploration partnership.WHEN: Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 at noon (12pm). […]

by NationTalk on April 13, 20102890 Views

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MEDIA ADVISORY: North America’s Largest First Nations owned Financial Institute Invests in Artists of Today and Tomorrow

WHO: Peace Hills Trust, owned by the Samson Cree Nation in Alberta is celebrating their 27th Annual Native Art Contest. WHAT: A reception will take place to announce the winners of the national art contest. Artists will be awarded during the evening presentation. WHEN: Tuesday, October 6, 2009 at 5:30pm. WHERE: Mayfield Inn, 16615 109 […]

by NationTalk on October 2, 20091396 Views

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“Fully Recognize and Implement the Treaties”

September 23, 2009, Traditional territory of Treaty No.6…On the second day of an international Indigenous gathering, a well respected and renowned expert on Indigenous issues gave an address to Chiefs, elders and community members attending Treaties 1-11 Gathering on the Enoch Cree Nation.Dr. Miguel Alfonso-Martinez, Expert on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples at the United […]

by NationTalk on September 23, 20091405 Views

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Treaty First Nations Gather to “Honour Our Ancestors”

September 22, 2009, Traditional territory of Treaty No.6…Over 800 Treaty First Nations members have gathered on the Enoch Cree Nation to discuss common concerns regarding Treaty agreements signed with the Crown.Chief Ovide Mercredi is the National Spokesperson for the First Nations movement, Treaties 1-11 and in his opening statements today he said, “Five years ago […]

by NationTalk on September 23, 20091331 Views

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Fifth annual National Treaties 1-11 Gathering, “Honouring Our Ancestors”

MEDIA ADVISORY The fifth annual National Treaties 1-11 Gathering, “Honouring Our Ancestors”, is taking place from September 21-24, 2009 at the Marriott River Cree Resort & Casino on the Enoch Cree Nation.Among the invited guests attending are spokespersons from each respective Treaty territory 1-11, Ovide Mercredi, National Treaties 1-11 Spokesperson, National Chief of the Assembly […]

by NationTalk on September 22, 20092951 Views

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Alberta Chiefs Elect New AFN Regional Chief

September 8 2009, Traditional Territory of Treaty No. 6…The Assembly of Treaty Chiefs of Alberta elected a new Assembly of First Nations Regional Chief of Treaties 6, 7 & 8 at their annual fall sitting last week in Edmonton, Alberta. A total of 40 ballots (Alberta Chiefs) were cast in the first round of voting […]

by NationTalk on September 7, 20094145 Views

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The Assembly of Treaty Chiefs of Alberta have gathered at their annual fall sitting to elect a new Regional Chief of Treaties 6, 7 & 8 to the Assembly of First Nations

MEDIA ADVISORY The Assembly of Treaty Chiefs of Alberta has converged on the city of Edmonton, Alberta for their annual fall sitting to discuss common political interests. Among the discussions, is the election of Regional Chief of Treaty No.6, Treaty No. 7 and Treaty No. 8 in Alberta as the regional representative to the Executive […]

by NationTalk on September 2, 20094106 Views

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Media Advisory – Regional Chief of Alberta Candidates

Media Advisory WHO: 1) Jason Goodstriker, former Council member of the Blood Tribe 2) Rose Laboucan, Chief of the Drift Pile First Nation 3) Lester Nepoose, former Council member of the Samson Cree Nation. 4) Edwin Small Legs, former Council member of the Piikani Nation 5) George Stanley, former Chief of Frog Lake Cree Nation.WHAT: […]

by NationTalk on August 26, 20092129 Views

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Grand Chiefs of Treaty 6, 7 & 8 Welcome Delegates to the 2009 Assembly of First Nations Annual General Assembly

July 17, 2009, Traditional territory of Treaty No.7…The much anticipated Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Annual General Assembly will kick off this coming Monday, July 20, 2009 with the Grand Chiefs of Treaty No. 6, Treaty No. 7 and Treaty No. 8 hosting a welcome reception. The reception is the start of a variety of […]

by NationTalk on July 16, 20091693 Views

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Regional AFN Chief of Treaties 6, 7 & 8 Appointed by Minister Strahl to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission

Media Release June 10, 2009 Calgary, Alberta Today the Minister of Indian and Northern Affairs Canada, Chuck Strahl announced the appointments to the new Truth and Reconciliation Commission established on behalf of the Indian Residential School experience. As announced earlier today our own Regional Chief, Willie Littlechild has been selected to serve a five year […]

by NationTalk on June 10, 20091642 Views

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Alberta Chiefs are Outraged Over Today’s Supreme Court of Canada’s Ruling

February 13, 2009, Calgary Alberta…Alberta Chiefs are outraged on the latest ruling from the Supreme Court of Canada on two Alberta First Nations.Canada’s top court found that the federal government did not mishandle oil & gas revenues held in trust for the Ermineskin Cree Nation and Samson Cree Nation. Grand Chiefs and Vice-Chief of Treaty […]

by NationTalk on February 13, 20091790 Views

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Media Advisory: The Alberta First Nations Telehealth Change Management Project Offical Launch

MEDIA ADVISORY WHO: The Alberta Chiefs of Treaty No. 6, 7 & 8, Elders, Staff and community members. WHAT:The Alberta First Nations Telehealth Change Management Project Official Launch. A community Telehealth demonstration will occur during the press conference.WHEN: Tuesday, February 10, 2009 at 3PM. WHERE: The Coast Plaza Hotel, 1316-33 Street NE, Calgary, AB. WHY: […]

by NationTalk on February 9, 20092185 Views

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UN Human Rights Council reviews Canada’s Record on Indigenous Issues

PRESS RELEASE Geneva – 04 February 2009 Dr. Wilton Littlechild, IPC, International Chief of Treaty No. 6 Confederacy and Regional Chief of the Regional AFN of Treaties 6, 7, 8 (Alberta) has been in Geneva attending meetings at the Human Rights Council, including the Universal Period Review on Canada that was held yesterday, 03 February […]

by NationTalk on February 5, 20091370 Views

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Media Advisory: Aboriginal Capital Corporations of Alberta

WHO: The Aboriginal Capital Corporations of Alberta: Alberta Indian Investment Corporation, Apeetogosan, Indian Business Corporation and the Settlement Investment Corporation. WHAT: The Alberta Aboriginal Business Symposium and Gala WHEN: October 20 & 21, 2008. WHERE: The River Cree Resort (located at the corner of Whitemud Drive and Winterburn Road), Enoch, Alberta. WHY: The symposium will […]

by NationTalk on October 16, 20081303 Views

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Alberta First Nations Education in Crisis

September 25, 2008, Calgary, Alberta…Over 800 people gathered for yesterday’s “Protest Rally for First Nation Education”, in Edmonton, Alberta. Grand Chief Charles Weaselhead of Treaty 7, Grand Chief Wayne Moonias of Treaty 6, and Grand Chief Joe Whitehead of Treaty 8 along with the National Chief Phil Fontaine of the Assembly of First Nations lead […]

by NationTalk on September 25, 20081919 Views

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Indigenous Women Among the Notable Speakers at Indigenous Business Conference

September 25, 2008, Calgary, Alberta…Indigenous women business leaders will inspire and motivate participants during next week’s Canadian Indigenous Business Association (CIBA) 2008 conference and trade show. “It is an opinion of mine that in the world of business and economic development, some of the ingredients for success that are required are ‘commitment and determination’. The […]

by NationTalk on September 25, 20081699 Views

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