You can use your smart phone to browse stories in the comfort of your hand. Simply browse this site on your smart phone.

    Using an RSS Reader you can access most recent stories and other feeds posted on this network.

    SNetwork Recent Stories

S Native Womens Association Of Canada

Category: EducationText

NWAC Helen Bassett Commemorative Student Award

NWAC Helen Bassett Commemorative Student Award Every year, the NWAC Youth Department coordinates the Helen Bassett Commemorative Award granted to four young Aboriginal women in the amount of $1,000 each. The awards are made possible by the generous donation of Helen Bassett. Helen Bassett was an Ontario artist and an amazing woman who tried to […]

by ahnationtalk on June 2, 20151713 Views

Read More
Category: GeneralText

Open Letter to Members of Parliament: For the Safety and Health of Women, Canada Needs a National Housing Strategy

February 25, 2013 (Le français suit l’anglais)   Canada is the only G8 country without a coordinated national strategy for homelessness and housing. While we are aware that all levels of government have made increased investments in social and affordable housing, there has yet to be sufficient coordination and resources allocated to adequately address the […]

by aanationtalk on February 27, 20131340 Views

Read More
Category: GeneralText

NWAC shocked with recent RCMP comments on CBC

PRESS RELEASE: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NWAC shocked with recent RCMP comments on CBC Ottawa, ON (February 17, 2013)  –  In a response to a posting on the CBC News website stating that the, “The RCMP questions claim of 600 missing aboriginal women”, Michèle Audette, president of the Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC) states that, […]

by mmnationtalk on February 19, 20132103 Views

Read More
Category: GeneralText

Media Release – Native Women’s Association of Canada

PRESS RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 11, 2013 (Ottawa ON), The Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC) has worked to address and improve the socio-economic circumstances of Aboriginal women since its founding in 1974. Over the last 39 years, NWAC has engaged with all levels of society, Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal alike, to achieve equality […]

by mmnationtalk on January 11, 20131756 Views

Read More
Category: GeneralText

NWAC Calls Upon the Government of Canada to meet with Chief Theresa Spence to end the Hunger Strikes

PRESS RELEASE: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NWAC Calls Upon the Government of Canada to meet with Chief Theresa Spenceto end the Hunger Strikes Ottawa, ON (December 19, 2012) – The Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC) strongly urges Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Governor General David Johnston to meet with Chief Theresa Spence, who has been […]

by mmnationtalk on December 21, 20121739 Views

Read More
Category: GeneralText

The Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC) announces CALL FOR APPLICATION FOR MEMBERSHIP to NWAC for the province of New Brunswick

The Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC) announces CALL FOR APPLICATION FOR MEMBERSHIP to NWAC for the province of New Brunswick, (December 19, 2012) The Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC) is a nationally representative political organization comprised of thirteen Provincial Territorial Member Associations (PTMA’s). NWAC’s goal is to enhance, promote and foster the social, […]

by mmnationtalk on December 20, 20121904 Views

Read More
Category: GeneralText

The Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC) announces CALL FOR APPLICATION FOR MEMBERSHIP to NWAC for the province of Manitoba

 The Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC) announces CALL FOR APPLICATION FOR MEMBERSHIP to NWAC for the province of Manitoba, (December 19, 2012) The Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC) is a nationally representative political organization comprised of thirteen Provincial Territorial Member Associations (PTMA’s). NWAC’s goal is to enhance, promote and foster the social, economic, […]

by mmnationtalk on December 20, 20121779 Views

Read More
Category: GeneralAudio

NWAC Recognizes the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal Winners

NWAC Recognizes the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal Winners Ottawa, ON (December18, 2012) – The Native Women’s Association of Canada is proud to recognize the achievement of thirty-three Aboriginal women who have made a life-time practice out of service. This year, 2012, marks the 60th anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II’s accession to the Throne. It […]

by mmnationtalk on December 19, 20122357 Views

Read More
Category: GeneralAudio

Native Women’s Association of Canada and Canadian Feminist Alliance For International Action Respond to Oppal by Calling for a National Public Inquiry and a Framework for Action to End Violence

            For immediate release: December 17, 2012 (Ottawa and Vancouver)The Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC) and the Canadian Feminist Alliance for International Action (FAFIA) responded to the final report of the Missing Women Commission of Inquiry by renewing their call for a national public inquiry into the hundreds of […]

by ecnationtalk on December 17, 20122093 Views

Read More
Category: GeneralAudio

Understanding NWAC’s Position on Prostitution – November 2012

NWAC’s position is that prostitution exploits and increases the inequality of Aboriginal women and girls on the basis of their gender, race, age, disability and poverty.   NWAC has passed a resolution that supports the abolition of prostitution.  This means that our goal is to end the prostitution of women and girls through legal and public policy […]

by mmnationtalk on December 14, 20121984 Views

Read More

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More

CLOSE
CLOSE