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Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre Inc.: Save The Date! The Hope in the Darkness Walk for Youth Mental Health – August 3, 2018

The Hope in the Darkness Walk for Youth Mental Health – August 3, 2018 The Hope in the Darkness Walk for Youth Mental Health is a national walk that began on April 1 from the east coast in Cape Spear, St. John’s, Newfoundland and on May 15 from the west coast in Masset, Haida Gwaii, British Columbia. […]

by pmnationtalk on July 16, 201855 Views

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Social Innovation Summit brings local and national experts to Surrey

July 12, 2018 Surrey, B.C. – Nearly fifty local and national experts will gather at the Surrey Social Innovation Summit on September 6th to explore how organizations are using social innovation to tackle some of the most pressing issues facing Canadian cities. Among the issues and topics that will be explored are Indigenous reconciliation, housing, social […]

by pmnationtalk on July 13, 201834 Views

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Aamjiwnaang Education Information Session

An Aamjiwnaang Education Information Session will be held on July 16th 3-5pm: See more information here NT4

by aanationtalk on July 13, 201820 Views

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First Mile: Global Media and Information Literacy Week 2018

July 12, 2018 Global Media and Information Literacy Week 2018 Website Launched – Click here to visit website A virtual media and information literate city celebrating Global Media and Information Literacy Week 2018 It is finally here. The first Media and Information Literate (MIL) City celebrates Global MIL Week. Imagine your city not only transmitting information […]

by pmnationtalk on July 13, 201819 Views

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MUN: Coastal Zone Canada Conference to host public talk July 15

July 12, 2018 The Coastal Zone Canada Association is kicking off its 2018 conference with a public talk by Ms. Sheila Watt-Cloutier, environmental, cultural and human rights advocate, author, past international chair of the Inuit Circumpolar Council and 2007 Nobel Peace Prize nominee. Her public talk takes place on Sunday, July 15, 7 – 8 […]

by ahnationtalk on July 12, 201828 Views

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NAN: The Hope in the Darkness Walk

The Hope in the Darkness Walk for Youth Mental Health is a national walk that began on April 1 from the east coast in Cape Spear, St. John’s, Newfoundland and on May 15 from the west coast in Masset, Haida Gwaii, and British Columbia. Police officers, young people, mental health workers and families from across […]

by ahnationtalk on July 11, 201831 Views

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UBCIC: Follow-up All Chiefs Meeting: Proposed Federal Recognition and Implementation of Rights Approach

NOTICE TO BC FIRST NATIONS SAVE THE DATE: JULY 23, 2018 FOLLOW-UP ALL CHIEFS MEETING: Proposed Federal Recognition and Implementation of Rights Approach Background: In follow-up to the June 26, 2018 Recognition and Implementation of Rights Forum, the FNLC will host a follow-up All Chiefs Forum on July 23, 2018, in Vancouver BC, to collectively […]

by ahnationtalk on July 11, 201856 Views

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IRC: Celebrate Western Arctic Oceans Day On July 11

July 09, 2018 Western Arctic Oceans Day will be held in Ulukhaktok on July 11, 2018. Download Event Poster Learn More About Oceans Day Come out and celebrate with the Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Inuvialuit Regional Corporation, Hamlet of Ulukhaktok, Ulukhaktok Community Corporation, Olokhaktomiut Hunters and Trappers Committee, and all of the many partners. Parade starts at […]

by pmnationtalk on July 9, 201829 Views

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U of Saskatchewan: Aboriginal Students’ Centre New Student Welcome

What to expect The ASC New Student Welcome is a free program for new Métis, First Nations and Inuit students. It’s a great way to get familiar with campus and meet new people before classes start in September. It begins in the morning on Thursday, August 30 and ends in the afternoon of Friday, August […]

by pmnationtalk on July 9, 201845 Views

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Invitation to the media – International Conference on Adoption Research 6

MONTREAL, July 5, 2018  – Media representatives are invited to attend the International Conference on Adoption Research 6 (ICAR6) that will be held from July 8 to 12, 2018 at Mont-Royal Center, located at 2200 Mansfield Street, Montreal. This conference will be the opportunity to learn about the latest scientific discoveries in the field of […]

by ahnationtalk on July 5, 201844 Views

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Media Advisory: Carleton’s Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism to host Symposium on Urban Waterfronts

Carleton University’s Urban Research Lab at the Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism will host the first annual Summer Cities Symposium: Working Waterfronts, Freshwater Fictions. The event will explore the issues and challenges surrounding urban waterfronts, focused on the themes of environment, equity and infrastructure. When: Friday, July 13 to Saturday, 14, 2018, panels will […]

by ahnationtalk on July 5, 201849 Views

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Bow Valley College and City of Calgary Commemorate Canada Day with the Fifth Annual Powwow and Indigenous Showcase

CALGARY – Bow Valley College’s Iniikokaan Centre and The City of Calgary have teamed up again to host the Canada Day Indigenous Showcase & Powwow at Prince’s Island Park on Sunday, July 1. More than 80,000 people are expected to take in this year’s event, which promises to offer dynamic and captivating demonstrations of traditional […]

by ahnationtalk on June 27, 201861 Views

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MUN: World-renowned Indigenous musicians to explore improvisation as model for change

June 21, 2018 Memorial is set to welcome the Norwegian composer who penned the choral opening of the Oscar-winning film Frozen and a Grammy-nominated Mohawk cellist as part of an international conference. The Indigenous Improvisation Colloquium takes place July 4-5 on the St. John’s campus. Indigenous musicians and scholars from around the globe are set to discuss issues ranging […]

by pmnationtalk on June 26, 2018107 Views

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U of SK: National Indigenous Peoples Day

Join us on June 21, 2018 to celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day at the third annual ‘Rock Your Roots’ Walk for Reconciliation. Starting at 9:30 a.m. at Victoria Park, the Rock Your Roots Walk for Reconciliation will feature a variety of traditional and multicultural dances, music and performances along the way. A small group will represent […]

by ahnationtalk on June 19, 201860 Views

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“From The Land” Theme Highlights this Year’s Summer Solstice Indigenous Festival & Competition Pow Wow

Vincent Massey Park, Ottawa Thursday, June 21 – Sunday, June 24, 2018 Ottawa, Ontario, June 12, 2018: The Assembly of First Nations* is proud to host the 2018 edition of the Summer Solstice Indigenous Festival (SSIF) & Competition Pow Wow at Vincent Massey Park in Ottawa from June 21 to June 24. For over 20 […]

by pmnationtalk on June 18, 201869 Views

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The Canadian Race Relations Foundation Invites You to Celebrate Our Diverse Shared Heritage During ‘Celebrate Canada 2018’

Toronto (June 14, 2018) – The Canadian Race Relations Foundation (CRRF) is delighted to participate in Celebrate Canada 2018 and invites all Canadians to join in events that celebrate our diverse shared heritage. Celebrate Canada consists of a series of days designated by the Government of Canada to reflect upon our identity as Canadians and to learn from the […]

by pmnationtalk on June 15, 201850 Views

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2018 Golf Challenge supports First Nations students at NIC

Jul 13, 2018 – This year’s challenge takes place July 13 in Campbell River at the Storey Creek Golf Club. “The Golf Challenge is a wonderfully successful event that supports Aboriginal students and their dreams of pursuing post-secondary education,” said Dallas Smith, president of the Nanwakolas Council. “I’m very proud we have raised almost $80,000 […]

by ahnationtalk on June 13, 201854 Views

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International Rotary convention brings 24,000 people to Toronto

TORONTO, June 11, 2018  — The 109th annual international Rotary convention will take place in Toronto on June 23–27, and is expected to bring 24,000 Rotary club members from over 175 countries to the city – injecting an estimated $49.6 million CAD into the local economy. Often described as a “mini-United Nations”, Rotary’s fifth convention in […]

by ahnationtalk on June 11, 201861 Views

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CAMH celebrates National Indigenous Peoples Day

CAMH celebrates National Indigenous Peoples Day To celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day , CAMH is hosting a Mini Pow Wow to educate, entertain and unite CAMH and the greater community. “Getting Together in the Spirit of Reconciliation” will be held Tuesday, June 19 at CAMH’s Queen Street West campus. “When it comes to Reconciliation, we […]

by ahnationtalk on June 7, 201891 Views

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U of Winnipeg: Bridging Indigenous & human rights – public invited June 19

June 05, 2018 As Canadians work to implement the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action, many leaders in the public, private and non-profit sectors are looking for effective strategies and insights. Loretta Ross and Derek Nepinak will highlight community-driven pathways to improve leadership practices and explore different ways of knowing. This event is free and […]

by pmnationtalk on June 7, 201854 Views

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UBCIC: B.C Cabinet and First Nations Leaders’ Gathering

June 06, 2018 In Partnership, the Province of British Columbia and the First Nations Leadership Council, have reserved November 29-39, 2018 to hold the 4th annual B.C Cabinet and First Nations Leaders’ Gathering in Vancouver at the Vancouver Convention Centre. A formal invitation and more information will follow. We look forward to welcoming you at […]

by ahnationtalk on June 6, 201872 Views

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Mason Graphite Receives Main Environmental Permit for Its Lac Gueret Graphite Project

MONTREAL, June 06, 2018 — Mason Graphite Inc. (“Mason Graphite” or the “Company”) (TSX-V:LLG) (OTCQX:MGPHF) is pleased to announce that it has received the governmental authorization, via the issuance of Decree 608-2018 by the Québec Government, for its Lac Guéret Graphite project. Under the Québec Environment Quality Act, this governmental authorization is the main permit […]

by ahnationtalk on June 6, 201862 Views

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Event wants to build relationships, help with reconciliation – 660News

Jun 5, 2018 It’s an event that aims to build bridges between Indigenous and non-Indigenous communities towards reconciliation. Wild Rose United Church and Colouring It Forward are hosting the Making It Right Relations Art Festival. The United Church of Canada managed 13 residential schools years ago and today, Right Relations teams from various congregations are […]

by ahnationtalk on June 5, 201855 Views

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Indigenous language stakeholders to gather at 25th Stabilizing Indigenous Languages Symposium – University of Lethbridge

As Indigenous communities across North America face the challenge of keeping their traditional languages alive, an important conference is coming to the University of Lethbridge. The U of L’s Departments of Modern Languages and Indigenous Studies have teamed with the Peigan Board of Education/Piikani Nation to host the 25th Stabilizing Indigenous Languages Symposium (SILS 2018), […]

by ahnationtalk on June 4, 2018167 Views

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MNBC: 4th Annual Métis Youth Forum, August 19th – 22nd, 2018, Strathcona Park Lodge!

May 31st, 2018 We are looking for 40 Métis youth between the ages of 15-30 to join us for our fourth Annual Métis Youth Forum from August 19th– 22nd, 2018at Strathcona Park Lodge! The Revitalizing Our Culture (ROC) Youth Forum is an initiative of Métis Youth British Columbia (MYBC) which aims to provide an opportunity for Métis youth […]

by aanationtalk on June 1, 201867 Views

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Western Mining Action Network – 2018 Biennial Confence – Uniting for Healthier Lands, Waters and Future Generations

May 29, 2018 **Register here now to reserve a space before June 8th 2018 (payment later)** **Travel grants/scholarships available as part of the application form** Website | Facebook Western Mining Action Network – 2018 Biennial Conference Uniting for Healthier Lands, Waters and Future Generations Hosted by the Stk’emlúpsemc te Secwepemc Nation (SSN) Kamloops BC, Canada | 27-29 September 2018 Thompson […]

by pmnationtalk on June 1, 201856 Views

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IRC: Are You Ready To Celebrate Inuvialuit Day?

May 30, 2018 The 34th anniversary of the signing of the Inuvialuit Final Agreement will be held on June 5 throughout the Inuvialuit Settlement Region and beyond! Are you excited for Inuvialuit Day? We sure are! We would like to invite everyone to come celebrate and enjoy drum dancing, music, door prizes, and a BBQ in Inuvik. […]

by ahnationtalk on May 31, 201851 Views

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Media Advisory – Indigenous Writers’ Gathering in Ottawa on June 5

GATINEAU, QC, May 31, 2018 – The Government of Canada invites the media to a discussion with three Indigenous writers that will take part in the third Indigenous Writers’ Gathering in Ottawa. DATE: Tuesday, June 5, 2018 TIME: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. PLACE: Library and Archives Canada 395 Wellington Street, 2nd floor (Pellan Room) Ottawa, […]

by ahnationtalk on May 31, 201851 Views

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Carleton to Host 2018 Katherine Graham Lecture on Reimagining Canada’s Relationship with the Inuit People

Carleton University will host Natan Obed, president of Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami (ITK), as he delivers the keynote address “Reimagining Canada’s Relationship with the Inuit People” as part of the 2018 Katherine Graham Lecture. The annual event is presented by the Faculty of Public Affairs. When: Wednesday, June 6, 2018, reception begins at 5 p.m., keynote […]

by ahnationtalk on May 31, 201875 Views

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AB Government: National Indigenous Peoples Day

On June 21, celebrate the heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding achievements of First Nations, Métis and Inuit.  During the month of June there are numerous opportunities to celebrate the histories, cultures and contributions of First Nations, Metis, and Inuit people of Alberta and Canada. National Indigenous Peoples Day events in Alberta – June 2018 On […]

by ahnationtalk on May 30, 201888 Views

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CBU – Atlantiar Knekk Tepaw: A Basque-Mi’kmaw Cultural Exchange Symposium

In the fall of 2018, Stephen Augustine, Hereditary Chief on the Mi’kmaq Grand Council and Associate Vice-President, Indigenous Affairs and Unama’ki College, at Cape Breton University (CBU), will host 55 international delegates, including 26 speakers who are world-class experts in their field, in Cape Breton for a week-long symposium that will explore ancient and modern […]

by ahnationtalk on May 29, 201863 Views

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Indigenous Fashion Week Toronto

May 31 – June 3, 2018 Harbourfront Centre, Producing Partner & Venue 235 Queens Quay West The first Indigenous Fashion Week Toronto launches May 31 to June 3, presenting the most distinct and progressive Indigenous artists working in fashion, textiles and craft. The School of Fashion sponsored the Cultural (In)Appropriation, June 2 panel and Riley Kucheran, PhD […]

by aanationtalk on May 28, 201868 Views

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Métis Heritage Day with Prince George Métis

Join Prince George Métis Community Association for their Métis Heritage Day on June 17th (Father’s Day) at the Lheidli T’enneh Memorial Park from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm for some family fun and games and fantastic Métis culture and old time fiddling. The event is open and free to all Métis Citizens, community members, registered […]

by aanationtalk on May 28, 201853 Views

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Annual Indigenous Arts Festival at Fort York National Historic Site to celebrate Indigenous culture from June 21 to 24

May 22, 2018 Annual Indigenous Arts Festival at Fort York National Historic Site to celebrate Indigenous culture from June 21 to 24 The City of Toronto announced the full program for the four-day Indigenous Arts Festival at Fort York National Historic Site. Produced in partnership with the Mississaugas of the New Credit First Nation, the […]

by ahnationtalk on May 22, 201879 Views

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Sold Out determiNATION Summit Kicks Off Wednesday

OTTAWA, May 22, 2018 – On May 23 and 24th in Ottawa, Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) and Osgoode Hall Law School will bring together almost 300 people to begin building solutions for moving past the Indian Act. determiNATION: Moving Beyond the Indian Act will include Indigenous youth, women, leaders, Elders, legal and scholarly experts, and […]

by ahnationtalk on May 22, 2018126 Views

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Expo to explore First Nations opportunities in seafood value chain

Over 40 First Nations and Indigenous communities are now directly or indirectly involved in farming seafood in Canada. WireService.ca Media Release (05/22/2018) – The BC Seafood Expo next month will examine business opportunities for First Nations communities along the entire aquaculture and fisheries value chain. Over 40 First Nation and Indigenous communities are now directly […]

by ahnationtalk on May 22, 201861 Views

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NAN Special Chiefs Assembly on Education Jurisdiction

The NAN Special Chiefs Assembly on Education Jurisdiction will be held on June 5 & 6, 2018 in the traditional territory of Fort William First Nation at the Airlane Hotel & Conference Centre in Thunder Bay, ON. CONFIRMATIONS/REGISTRATION Chiefs/Proxies, NAN Elder Committee, Oshkaatisak Youth Committee, NAN Women’s Committee, and NAN Education Committee are asked to […]

by ahnationtalk on May 22, 201854 Views

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UCN Thompson to Host SSHRC-Funded Research Group Studying the Impacts of Hydropower in MB

Sylvia McAdam, co-founder of the Idle No More movement to provide keynote address. Winnipeg, Manitoba – MAY 11, 2018 – On May 15th, Wa Ni Ska Tan: An Alliance of Hydro-Impacted Communities will be meeting in Thompson for their annual Spring Research Gathering. Wa Ni Ska Tan is a cross-regional research alliance focusing on the […]

by pmnationtalk on May 11, 201898 Views

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The Brant Museum Crawl – Woodland Cultural Centre

Monday, May 7, 10:00am Survivor Series Every month, a Mohawk Institute Survivor will share their experience and stories of living in The Mohawk Residential School. Cost: $10 per person. Pre-registration is required. To register, please email tours@woodlandculturalcentre.ca or by calling 519-759-2650 Saturday, May 12, 2:00pm Colonization Road Film Screening Anishinaabe comedian and activist Ryan McMahon […]

by ahnationtalk on May 10, 201866 Views

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Premiere Screening of “Finding Peter Bryce”

May 10, 2018 You are invited to the premiere screening of Finding Peter Bryce. This event will take place at the Mayfair Theatre in Ottawa on May 10, 2018. The doors will open at 6:00 pm and programming will start at 6:30 pm. For the best seats please arrive somewhere between 6:00 pm and 6:30 pm. […]

by pmnationtalk on May 10, 201882 Views

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AC to host welcome for Global Conference on Indigenizing Entrepreneurship

May 9th, 2018 Algonquin College is hosting the Welcome Reception and Dinner for the Global Conference on Indigenizing Entrepreneurship. The Welcome Reception is being held at Algonquin’s Ottawa campus from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Sunday, June 3. Algonquin is a partner sponsor for the international conference, which will bring together experts from across […]

by ahnationtalk on May 9, 201873 Views

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4th Annual FHQ Arts & Culture Festival

Payepot School Hosts… 4th Annual FHQ Arts & Culture Festival with Special Guest Buffy St. Marie May 17th. 10am – 2pm Payepot School. Piapot First Nation REGISTRATION FORM PLEASE REGISTER BY MAY 11, 2018 For more info: Nicole Crowe nicolecrowe@live.ca  306 531-8972 Fax Number: 306 565-2530 NT5

by ahnationtalk on May 8, 201883 Views

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University of Winnipeg: International conference examines access to justice

May 03, 2018 Featured speakers open and free to all – May 9 to 11, 2018 Participants from across Canada, the United States, the Caribbean and Africa will be gathering at The University of Winnipeg next week to explore barriers many people face in accessing justice. Recent trials stemming from the deaths of Tina Fontaine […]

by pmnationtalk on May 4, 201899 Views

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What’s Happening at Lethbridge College – May 2018

May 1 Awards application deadline This is the deadline for continuing and graduating students to complete their Lethbridge College awards application form. For students new to the college this fall, the deadline is July 1. This online application form means students can fill out one form and be entered into consideration for all the awards […]

by ahnationtalk on May 2, 2018114 Views

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2018 (hashtag)BCTECH Summit draws exceptional mix of global innovators and industry titans

VANCOUVER, April 26, 2018  – Technology leaders, industry executives, investors, senior government officials, researchers and students will connect and share insights, experiences and opportunities at this year’s #BCTECH Summit. Featuring 190 speakers, 270 exhibitors, 150 investors representing $200B in capital, and international delegates spanning four continents, the #BCTECH Summit will highlight the transformations technology is driving across all […]

by pmnationtalk on April 27, 2018123 Views

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Waubetek Enterprise Workshop Series

Waubetek Enterprise Workshop Series Waubetek Enterprise Workshop Registration NT5

by ahnationtalk on April 26, 201861 Views

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N’Mninoeyaa: Regional Youth Workshop 2018

Regional Youth Workshop Maamwesying North Shore Community Health Services alongside with the 7 Member First Nation communities & the SSM IFC will be hosting a 1 day youth workshop (Grades 7-12) information session to discuss the following topics: Overview of our History Intergenerational Trauma How Personal Trauma Affects Us Unhealthy Coping Mechanisms How We Learn […]

by ahnationtalk on April 25, 201866 Views

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Newfoundland and Labrador residential schools healing and commemoration

Some of the subject matter being discussed on this website is challenging and may cause emotional distress. If you are feeling distressed and require support, or someone to talk to, please call the First Nations and Inuit Hope for Wellness Help Line at 1-855-242-3310. It’s toll-free and open 24 hours a day, 7 days a […]

by aanationtalk on April 25, 2018143 Views

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Nipissing U: Conference examining Indigenous and non- Indigenous teaching

April 25, 2018 The Schulich School of Education is partnering with Nipissing First Nation to host the Sixth Annual Canadian Symposium on Indigenous Teacher Education, April 30 to May 2. Under the theme of “Maamwistoong neniizh akin” Bridging Two Worlds: Perspectives of Indigenous and non-Indigenous Pedagogies, the annual conference brings together faculty and researchers from […]

by pmnationtalk on April 25, 2018175 Views

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Engagement in Environmental Assessment Revitalization – Province-Wide Forum hosted by BC First Nations Energy and Mining Council (FNEMC)

DATE29 May, 2018 – 30 May, 2018 TIME8:30AM – 4:30PM LOCATIONMusqueam Community Recreation Centre, 6777 Salish Drive Vancouver, BC V6N 4C6 Canada Recently, the Premier of British Columbia has mandated the Minister of Environment and Climate Change Strategy to: “Revitalize the Environmental Assessment process … to ensure the legal rights of First Nations are respected, […]

by pmnationtalk on April 24, 2018103 Views

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