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Statistics Canada – Canada’s Population By Age and Sex

Thursday, November 29, 2007

As of July 1, 2007 (preliminary)

Canada’s population continues to age, but it is still one of the youngest of the world’s developed nations, according to new preliminary estimates.

As of July 1, 2007, the population’s median age was estimated at 39.0 years. In 2002, it was 37.6 years.

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Nominations Open for Saskatchewan Youth Award

News Release – November 29, 2007

Do you know an outstanding individual between the ages of 15 and 24 years? Nominate him or her for the Saskatchewan Youth Award.

Saskatchewan residents have until January 30, 2008 to nominate individuals for the award, which recognizes young people for their personal achievements and/or contributions to their communities and the province.

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New Fisheries Act Tabled in Parliament

November 29, 2007
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OTTAWA – On Thursday November 29, the Honourable Loyola Hearn, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, introduced in Parliament a new Bill to modernize the 139-year-old Fisheries Act.

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National AIDS Organizations Call on Ottawa to Guarantee Current Funding for Local AIDS Programs and Services

Money for new vaccine initiative must not come at expense of existing research, prevention and treatment programs

TORONTO and OTTAWA, Nov. 29 – The federal government should ensure that essential community-based HIV prevention programs and services for people living with HIV/AIDS remain available by guaranteeing their funding, said nine of Canada’s national AIDS organizations today.

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The Learning Partnership Publishes Action Agenda on Education

Identifies recommendations and best practices from cross-country discussions in current edition of The Quality of Public Education in Canada

TORONTO, Nov. 29 – Federal and provincial policy makers, educators and community leaders must develop a more collaborative and cohesive strategy to address demographic challenges that pose serious risks to Canada’s public education system.

by NationTalk on November 29, 2007920 Views

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ONE X ONE children’s charity and Assembly of First Nations announces investment in National First Nations School Nutrition Program

TORONTO, Nov. 29 – ONE X ONE Foundation, a charitable organization committed to fighting poverty and preserving the lives of children in Canada and around the world, and the Assembly of First Nations, the national organization representing First Nations citizens in Canada, today announced the launch of “National First Nations School Nutrition Program”, a national outreach initiative designed to provide First Nations children who live in poverty with a school nutrition program. Ten First Nations schools and communities across Canada will benefit from the investment beginning in January 2008, with more schools scheduled to participate over the next year.

by NationTalk on November 29, 20071676 Views

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Your Voice Has Power: Together, Our Voices will be Part of the Solution! Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network Launches Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week (December 1-5, 2007)

OTTAWA, ONTARIO–(Nov. 29, 2007) – Kevin Barlow, Executive Director for the Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network (CAAN), today announced the launch of the 2007 National Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week campaign.

“We need your voice and especially our Leaders to speak loud and clear about HIV/AIDS,” says Kevin Barlow, Executive Director of the Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network. “Together, we can turn this epidemic around and together, we can make a difference for those now living with HIV or AIDS”

by NationTalk on November 29, 20071139 Views

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Making a pledge – Regina Leader-Post

Making a pledge

Elizabeth Huber, Leader-Post
Published: Thursday, November 29, 2007

“I pledge to never commit, condone or remain silent about men’s violence against women. I choose to respect, listen to, and seek equality with every person I date, and every person I know.”

http://www.canada.com/reginaleaderpost/news/story.html?id=5d4953de-a114-49bc-9058-5c90663caa32

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Fiddling ’round the Arctic – Globe and Mail

Fiddling ’round the Arctic
Former TSO violinist Andrea Hansen has made it her mission to revive a tradition throughout first nations communities

TAMARA BERNSTEIN
Special to The Globe and Mail
November 29, 2007

‘Think, my friends, how could any pool table hope to compete with a gold trombone?”

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/LAC.20071129.HANSEN29/TPStory/TPEntertainment/Music/

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First Nation gets extension on $450000 in debts – CBC

First Nation gets extension on $450,000 in debts

Last Updated: Thursday, November 29, 2007 | 10:39 AM AT
CBC News

The Oromocto First Nation is being given a little bit more time to determine how to pay $450,000 in bills before its municipal services are cut off.

http://www.cbc.ca/canada/new-brunswick/story/2007/11/29/ofn-extension.html

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First nations issues topic for networking – Powell River Peak

First nations issues topic for networking

11/29/2007

(Sliammon) First Nation Chief Walter Paul will be the guest speaker at a business-after-hours event, sponsored by Tourism Powell River, on Thursday, November 29. This networking opportunity will be held from 5 to 7 pm at Malaspina University-College, 3960 Selkirk Avenue.

http://www.zwire.com/site/news.cfm?newsid=19067607&BRD=1998&PAG=461&dept_id=221582&rfi=6

by NationTalk on November 29, 2007607 Views

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Log exports fine, if you’re a First Nation – Times Colonist

Log exports fine, if you’re a First Nation
Treaty will let Maa-nulth take control of Island timber resources

Les Leyne, Times Colonist
Published: Thursday, November 29, 2007

Maa-nulth First Nations on the west coast of Vancouver Island are free to export raw logs under the treaty now being debated in the legislature, and neither political party is too exercised about it.

http://www.canada.com/victoriatimescolonist/columnists/story.html?id=f870c92e-156a-4593-aff3-7ae55fb576df

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Power line project halted by partner concerns – Prince George Citizen

Power line project halted by partner concerns
Province decides to stop electricity extension after Galore Creek balks at mine costs

Gordon Hoekstra, Citizen staff

A proposed $400-million power line that would have extended transmission 335 kilometres along Highway 37 to feed mining projects has been put on hold.

http://www.princegeorgecitizen.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=106173&Itemid=557

by NationTalk on November 29, 2007586 Views

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Natives to decide if staff can sit on council – London Free Press

Natives to decide if staff can sit on council
Complaints have arisen that five of nine Sarnia area First Nation band members are paid staff.

Thu, November 29, 2007
By JACK POIRIER, SUN MEDIA

SARNIA — A local native band will hold a referendum next summer asking voters if paid staff members should be allowed to serve on council.

The move follows complaints about conflict of interest involving elected officials.

http://lfpress.ca/newsstand/CityandRegion/2007/11/29/4694032-sun.html

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Misguided protest -Brantford Expositor

Misguided protest

Posted 15 hours ago

One day we see a small bit of progress on resolving Six Nations’ land claims. On the next day, we see trouble brewing again. One step forward; one step back.

On Monday, newly appointed Aboriginal Affairs Minister Michael Bryant raised optimism in Caledonia with his refreshing, practical approach of talking to people about how to settle land claims, in particular, the 21-month-old native protest (or if you prefer, reclamation) at the former Douglas Creek Estates.

http://www.brantfordexpositor.com/ArticleDisplay.aspx?e=795276

by NationTalk on November 29, 2007724 Views

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St. John’s store bans local author’s anti-sealing children’s book -CBC

St. John’s store bans local author’s anti-sealing children’s book

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 28, 2007 | 2:10 PM NT
CBC News

A Newfoundland and Labrador business won’t sell a children’s book by a St. John’s author because it has an anti-sealing message.

http://www.cbc.ca/canada/newfoundland-labrador/story/2007/11/28/book-sealing.html?ref=rss

by NationTalk on November 29, 2007555 Views

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Fingers crossed at Manitoba reserve as icebreaker arrives, frozen ferry moved -Brandon Sun

Wednesday, November 28th, 2007

Fingers crossed at Manitoba reserve as icebreaker arrives, frozen ferry moved

NORWAY HOUSE, Man. – A big machine that smashes ice was giving hope Wednesday to a remote Manitoba reserve cut off from its supplies.

http://www.brandonsun.com/story.php?story_id=78640

by NationTalk on November 29, 2007678 Views

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Harris named executive director of Mi’kmaq Confederacy -The Guardian

Harris named executive director of Mi’kmaq Confederacy
The Guardian

SUMMERSIDE – The Board of Directors of the Mi’kmaq Confederacy of Prince Edward Island announced Wednesday that Susan Harris has been named executive director.

http://www.theguardian.pe.ca/index.cfm?sid=84347&sc=98

by NationTalk on November 29, 2007628 Views

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Hiring practices ‘unfair’; -Sarnia Observer

Hiring practices ‘unfair’; KETTLE AND STONY POINT TO VOTE OVER COUNCILLORS HIRING THEMSELVES FOR JOBS

Posted By JACK POIRIER
Posted 6 hours ago

A local native band is planning to hold a referendum next summer to address complaints about conflict of interest involving elected officials.

http://www.theobserver.ca/ArticleDisplay.aspx?e=796460&auth=JACK+POIRIER

by NationTalk on November 29, 2007808 Views

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Native band can’t enact labour code, court rules -Toronto Star

Native band can’t enact labour code, court rules

Mississaugas tried to ban strikes at Blue Heron casino

Nov 28, 2007 04:30 AM
Tracey Tyler
LEGAL AFFAIRS REPORTER

An Ontario Indian band does not have a constitutional right to enact its own labour code on reserve lands, the province’s highest court ruled yesterday in an unusual case testing the scope of aboriginal self-government.

http://www.thestar.com/article/280587

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Bold Eagles take flight -Prince Albert Daily Herald

Bold Eagles take flight

KAREN LONGWELL
The Prince Albert Daily Herald

A Prince Albert youth is featured in an upcoming documentary on CTV.

Mahekan Ahenakew, 17, from the Ahtahkakoop First Nation but now living in Prince Albert is one of several aboriginal youths in a new documentary called Reservation Soldiers.

http://www.paherald.sk.ca/index.cfm?sid=84414&sc=4

by NationTalk on November 29, 2007643 Views

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Bartleman stops by university; Former lieutenant governor meets with students -Sudbury Star

Bartleman stops by university; Former lieutenantgovernor meets with students

Posted By Rachel Punch
Posted 13 hours ago

James Bartleman says one of the happiest times of his life was a childhood summer spent living in a tent near the Port Carling village dump with his family.

http://www.thesudburystar.com/ArticleDisplay.aspx?e=795102&auth=Rachel+Punch

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Singer and musician Violet Naytowhow up for Aboriginal Music Awards -Prince Albert Daily Herald

Singer and musician Violet Naytowhow up for Aboriginal Music Awards

KAREN LONGWELL
The Prince Albert Daily Herald

Musician Violet Naytowhow was thrilled to hear she is up for two Canadian Aboriginal Music Awards this year.

http://www.paherald.sk.ca/index.cfm?sid=84411&sc=4

by NationTalk on November 29, 2007608 Views

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Legislation won’t help Ont. land claims: Minister -CTV

Legislation won’t help Ont. land claims: Minister

The Canadian Press

TORONTO — Ottawa’s attempt to clear a backlog of more than 900 aboriginal land and treaty claims won’t diffuse the mounting frustration fuelling blockades and occupations in Ontario, the province’s aboriginal affairs minister said Wednesday.

http://toronto.ctv.ca/servlet/an/local/CTVNews/20071128/legislation_landlaims_071128/20071128?hub=TorontoHome

by NationTalk on November 29, 2007673 Views

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Inuk felt the tortures of transition, then relived them through the arts -Globe and Mail

Inuk felt the tortures of transition, then relived them through the arts
‘The most significant Inuit writer of his generation’ came off the land to be gradually drawn into the downward spiral of alcohol abuse that is one of the realities of the new urban North

KENN HARPER
Special to The Globe and Mail
November 28, 2007

IQALUIT — Alootook Ipellie’s career reached its zenith with the 1993 publication of the widely acclaimed Arctic Dreams and Nightmares. It represented the high point of his dreams. What followed were often nightmares.

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/LAC.20071128.OBIPELLIE28/TPStory/?query=ABORIGINAL

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Documenting a not-so-beautiful B.C. -Globe and Mail

Documenting a not-so-beautiful B.C.

MARSHA LEDERMAN
From Wednesday’s Globe and Mail
November 28, 2007 at 4:34 AM EST

VANCOUVER — Two documentaries at this year’s Whistler Film Festival paint a picture of life in British Columbia that is as far from the ski slopes and swish five-star hotels as one could imagine.

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/RTGAM.20071128.wwhistler28/BNStory/Entertainment/

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Taser use in Nunavut is by the book, RCMP affirms -CBC

Taser use in Nunavut is by the book, RCMP affirms

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 28, 2007 | 9:30 AM CT
CBC News

Nunavut RCMP say they follow national policies on when and how to use Tasers, in light of figures that show police there use the stun guns more than in the other two territories.

http://www.cbc.ca/canada/north/story/2007/11/28/nu-taser.html

by NationTalk on November 29, 2007608 Views

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Clues to fetal alcohol disorder in Yukon newborns’ diapers -CBC

Clues to fetal alcohol disorder in Yukon newborns’ diapers
Fewer babies than expected show risk in their first stool, research shows

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 28, 2007 | 2:07 PM CT
CBC News

Using the contents of infants’ first soiled diapers, two Yukon doctors have shed light on how many babies are at risk of developing fetal alcohol spectrum disorder.

http://www.cbc.ca/canada/north/story/2007/11/28/yk-fas.html

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Roland grilled over N.W.T. bridge agreement -CBC

Roland grilled over N.W.T. bridge agreement

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 28, 2007 | 10:18 AM CT
CBC News

Northwest Territories Premier Floyd Roland faced questions Tuesday from MLAs over a key financial agreement for a Mackenzie River bridge project that was signed in the waning days of the last government.

http://www.cbc.ca/canada/north/story/2007/11/28/roland-bridge.html

by NationTalk on November 29, 2007644 Views

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Washington aboriginals charged for hunting grey whale -CBC

Washington aboriginals charged for hunting grey whale

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 28, 2007 | 11:19 AM ET
CBC News

A Washington state native band has charged five of its own members with hunting and killing a grey whale in the Strait of Juan de Fuca.

The five men are alleged to have shot and harpooned the whale in Neah Bay, just south of Vancouver Island, on Sept. 8.

http://www.cbc.ca/canada/british-columbia/story/2007/11/28/bc-nativewhalehuntcharges.html

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Gary Mar officially named Alberta Representative in Washington

November 28, 2007

Edmonton… An Order in Council officially names Gary Mar Alberta’s Representative in Washington, D.C.

The former Cabinet Minister will take up his position at the Alberta Office in Washington, D.C. on December 3. He will resign as MLA for Calgary-Mackay prior to that date.

by NationTalk on November 29, 20071873 Views

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MMF Message from the President-November 28, 2007

The Powley, Belhumeur, and Laviolette decisions have shown us how arbitrary and irrelevant provincial boundaries are to our hunting traditions. But some governments continue to argue these are limits with great significance. Unfortunately others have also bought into that idea. We say these borders are just lines on a map with no real substance and cannot be used to divide our People or deny our Rights.

by NationTalk on November 29, 2007758 Views

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The Government of Canada Supports Nunavut in Mineral Exploration, Land Use and Water Licensing, and Wildlife Management

Ottawa, Ontario (November 28, 2007) – The Honourable Chuck Strahl, Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development and Federal Interlocutor for Métis and Non-Status Indians, today announced funding for the Nunavut Water Board, Nunavut Planning Commission, Nunavut Impact Review Board, and the Wildlife Management Board to help with lands and resources management.

by NationTalk on November 28, 2007871 Views

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Media Advisory Speech from the Throne – Thursday November 29, 2007

QUEEN’S PARK, Nov. 28 – The first session of the 39th Parliament will open with the Speech from the Throne on Thursday, November 29, 2007.

The Honourable David C. Onley, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, will read the speech in the Legislative Chamber, commencing at 2:00 p.m.

Journalists requiring accreditation for the Legislative Building should contact Gerald Christopher, Queen’s Park Press Gallery Coordinator, at 416-325-7922.

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Proposed Social Assistance Reforms Announced

FOR RELEASE #07-257
November 28, 2007

WHITEHORSE – Health and Social Services Minister Brad Cathers today announced proposed changes to social assistance rates and program structures, resulting from the most comprehensive review of social assistance conducted since the program’s inception.

“The proposed changes include increases to social assistance rates and an incentive package to encourage social assistance recipients to enter the workforce,” Cathers said. “There would also be a new program with enhanced services for persons with severe disabilities who are eligible for social assistance.”

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City of Toronto To Honour Achievements in Human Rights

November 28, 2007

On Monday, December 10, Mayor David Miller and Members of Toronto City Council will honour the recipients of the 2007 Access, Equity and Human Rights Awards at a ceremony in the City Hall Council Chamber. Nine residents and two organizations will be recognized for their ongoing efforts to build a city where everyone can participate fully in the social, cultural, economic, recreational and political life of Toronto. Their work has contributed to the elimination of violence, racism, sexism, homophobia, homelessness, hate crimes, hunger, poverty and illiteracy.

by NationTalk on November 28, 2007810 Views

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Community Places Program Increases By 50 Per Cent To $4.5 Million For Neighbourhood Improvements

Manitoba News Release
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November 28, 2007
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Grant Applications Now Available

The successful Community Places Program now has an additional $1.5 million to support local community plans, Culture, Heritage, Tourism and Sport Minister Eric Robinson announced today.

“This 50 per cent funding increase in the program responds to rising construction costs and to Manitoban’s growing demands for improved recreation facilities,” said Robinson. “Increasing the program’s funding means that recreation, cultural, arts, heritage, leisure and municipal facilities can now plan the sort of projects which will really make a difference for their communities.”

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The Government of Canada Tables Legislation to Increase Number of Judges in Provincial Superior Courts

OTTAWA , November 28, 2007 – Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, the Honourable Rob Nicholson, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Niagara Falls, today introduced legislation that would amend the Judges Act to authorize the appointment of 20 new judges for provincial and territorial superior trial courts.

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Officials to Meet Over $450,000 Oromocto First Nation Debt -CBC

Officials to meet over $450,000 Oromocto First Nation debt
N.B. town threatens to cut municipal services after reserve’s bills not paid since 2005

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 28, 2007 | 12:08 PM AT
CBC News

Representatives of the federal Department of Indian and Northern Affairs, the Town of Oromocto, N.B., and the Oromocto First Nation are meeting Wednesday to try to resolve $450,000 in debts held by the band.

http://www.cbc.ca/canada/new-brunswick/story/2007/11/28/oromocto-update.html

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A Communiqué from National Chief Phil Fontaine – Resolving Specific Claims

Assembly of First Nations
A Communiqué from National Chief Phil Fontaine

November 2007

The Assembly of First Nations and the Government of Canada have achieved a successful result in our joint effort to create a new approach to resolving First Nations specific claims that is faster, fairer and more just.

The AFN is working diligently to ensure First Nations have all the necessary information they require to understand and analyze the new approach. The new approach includes legislation that is needed to establish the independent Tribunal – the Specific Claims Tribunal Act – as well as a Political Agreement that establishes a forum where First Nations and the federal government can resolve issues that are not dealt with in the new legislation.

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Selwyn Resources Receives Yukon Awards

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Nov. 28, 2007) – Selwyn Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:SWN) is pleased to announce that it is the co-recipient of the 2007 Power of Partnerships Award presented by the Yukon Mine Training Association. This award honours companies and communities that demonstrate strong partnerships that contribute to the development of mining industry workforce in the Yukon. Selwyn was recognized alongside the Ross River Dena Council for their joint works on delivering environmental assessment and monitoring skills training to youth in Ross River and Watson Lake. Selwyn congratulates Ross River Dena Council and extends its thanks to the many organizations and individuals who contributed to the success of this program.

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International Fund for Animal Welfare: Austrian Chancellor Backs Seal Product Ban

VIENNA, AUSTRIA–(Nov. 28, 2007) – Austrian Chancellor, Alfred Gusenbauer, today signaled his support for the immediate implementation of a national ban on the import of seal products after receiving a poll presented by the Director of IFAW Germany, Dr Ralf Sonntag.

The IFAW poll indicates that 80.5 % of Austrians support a seal trade ban, and the Austrian Parliament voted unanimously in support of a ban on importation, processing and distribution of seal skins on 24 April 2007.

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Put Poverty Reduction atop Throne Speech, Urge Advocates

TORONTO, Nov. 28 – Tomorrow’s Throne Speech will be an important signal of whether the Ontario government means business on tackling poverty, said advocates. The “25 in 5” Network for Poverty Reduction has released an open letter calling on the government to make the development of an “Ontario Poverty Reduction Strategy” a top priority for its new mandate.

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CMEC Pan-Canadian Interactive Literacy Forum, April 14-15, 2008

Wednesday 28 November, 2007

What is it?

– An interactive discussion on how literacy can open doors to prosperity for individuals and for Canada
– An event linking participants at ten sites across Canada
– An opportunity for literacy organizations, teachers, parents, learners, labour, business, and governments to come together to promote literacy
– Six inspiring keynote speakers sharing their personal stories of the difference literacy has made in their lives
– A set of materials available on the Web after the conference, sharing the keynote speeches and much more
– The wellspring for a rich, enduring resource of education material designed to help instructors, administrators, policy makers, and others

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The Healthy Aboriginal Network: Non-profit Promotion of Health, Literacy & Wellness

Wednesday 28 November, 2007

As an update, Darkness Calls, our suicide prevention comic book, has sold out. We’re building a list of organizations that are interested in the third printing – once again on high quality coated paper (which turned out much brighter than the first printing) – so please feel free to send an email if you’re interested.

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$1.3 Million Donation Will Help AU Deliver Education to Remote Areas of Alberta

November 28, 2007

A $1.3 million donation to Athabasca University by distinguished philanthropist Allan Markin, chair of the board of Canadian Natural Resources, will fund a unique three-year pilot project to develop distance-learning systems for remote, rural and northern communities.

by NationTalk on November 28, 2007833 Views

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CAP Applauds Introduction of Claims Resolution Legislation

Consultation with off-reserve membership and commitment to accountability are required, insists National Chief

(November 27, 2007 – Ottawa, ON) The National Chief who speaks for Canada’s off-reserve Aboriginal community applauded the federal government’s introduction in the House of Commons today of legislation to create an independent tribunal to help resolve specific claims of First Nations.

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Pricey Reno at Children’s Ministry Defended -The Times colonist

Pricey reno at children’s ministry defended
Building had been ‘appalling’: official

Jeff Rud and Lindsay Kines, Times Colonist
Published: Wednesday, November 28, 2007

The controversial deluxe remodeling of a boardroom and lobby at Ministry of Children and Family Development headquarters in Victoria was justified, says the deputy minister.

http://www.canada.com/victoriatimescolonist/news/story.html?id=fbcb38c8-1ca5-4d26-b51e-61ed93f3cec8

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Uranium Mine Will Be Safe, Company Tells Labrador Community -CBC

Uranium mine will be safe, company tells Labrador community

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 28, 2007 | 8:59 AM NT
CBC News

Inuit leaders in Labrador are hearing different opinions about the effects of a proposed uranium mine near the coastal community of Postville.

http://www.cbc.ca/canada/newfoundland-labrador/story/2007/11/28/uranium-hearings.html

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A Moral, and Fiscal, Imperative -The Leader-Post

A moral, and fiscal, imperative

The Vancouver Sun
Published: Wednesday, November 28, 2007

The poverty gap between aboriginal and other Canadians has been a national embarrassment for years.

http://www.canada.com/reginaleaderpost/news/viewpoints/story.html?id=12955822-bb80-4dc0-a1d8-c0c684fdfc56

by NationTalk on November 28, 2007706 Views

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