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Dilico Pow Wow July 18: Gakina Maamawedaa (Everyone Together) 3rd Annual Pow Pow

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by aanationtalk on July 15, 201915 Views

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Nunatsiavut Government: Okak 100 Year Commemoration

To commemorate this significant event, 100 people will travel to Okak by ship to celebrate the community & residents of Okak, the descendants of Okak, while paying respects and acknowledging the tragedy that happened in 1918. Participants will stay at Okak for 3 days, travel and hunt in the area, participate in Art as Healing […]

by ahnationtalk on July 10, 201922 Views

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Canada and Timiskaming First Nation working together to co-manage Obadjiwan-Fort Témiscamingue National Historic Site

From: Parks Canada July 5, 2019 Duhamel-Ouest, Quebec, Unceded Algonquin Territory Parks Canada Agency The Government is committed to reconciliation and renewed relationships with Indigenous peoples, based on a recognition of rights, respect, co-operation, and partnership. Today, the Minister of Environment and Climate Change and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, Catherine McKenna, announced the signing […]

by ahnationtalk on July 5, 201963 Views

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Cape Breton University to host Community Innovation and Social Enterprise Conference

From July 10-12, Cape Breton University’s Shannon School of Business will host the Community Innovation and Social Enterprise Conference on the CBU campus. This conference will bring together practitioners, researchers and community organizations from home and afar, to discuss current best practices, challenges and innovations in advancing social entrepreneurship, and improving community livelihoods. “At Cape […]

by ahnationtalk on July 5, 201947 Views

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City of Yellowknife: Canada Day 2019

June 24, 2019 The City of Yellowknife, with support from the Government of Canada, invites residents and visitors to take part in the Canada Day celebrations on July 1st. There will be live music, food vendors and family-friendly activities in Somba K’e Civic Plaza from 12 noon to 6 pm. This annual, free to attend […]

by pnationtalk on June 25, 201977 Views

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Algoma University to Host Contemporary Women’s Writing Association Conference

(SAULT STE. MARIE, ON- June 21, 2019): From July 3-5th, 2019, Algoma University will be hosting this year’s international conference of the Contemporary Women’s Writing Association. Scholars will be gathering from across the globe to discuss literature by contemporary women writers under the conference title, “Locations and Dislocations: Places and Spaces in Contemporary Women’s Writing.” […]

by pnationtalk on June 24, 201964 Views

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City of Lethbridge: ​National Indigenous Peoples Week

June 17, 2019 National Indigenous Peoples Day is on June 21 and to celebrate this occasion, there is an entire week of activities and events planned in the city of Lethbridge. To kick-off the week of celebrations, a feast is taking place at the Galt Museum & Archives at 11:30 a.m. today. The week will […]

by pnationtalk on June 20, 201993 Views

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City of Saskatoon Invitation to the community: fourth annual Rock Your Roots Walk for Reconciliation

Saskatoon’s “Rock Your Roots” Walk for Reconciliation is back for its fourth year in Victoria Park on National Indigenous Peoples Day – Friday, June 21, 2019 at 9:30 a.m. We invite people of all ages, cultural backgrounds and abilities to come together and learn about reconciliation, honour survivors, and to celebrate the strength and vibrancy of our diverse […]

by pnationtalk on June 20, 201939 Views

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Media Advisory: Premier Ball to Participate in the Unveiling of a Heart Garden at Government House

June 20, 2019 The Honourable Dwight Ball, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, will participate in the unveiling of the Heart Garden “Honouring Memories, Planting Dreams” on the grounds of Government House tomorrow (Friday, June 21). The ceremony begins at 1:00 p.m. Premier Ball will join the Honourable Judy Foote, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador, […]

by pnationtalk on June 20, 201937 Views

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AB Government: National Indigenous Peoples Day celebration

Alberta is kicking off National Indigenous Peoples Day with a free public celebratory event on June 20. The sounds and colours of dancing, drumming and singing by Indigenous artists will fill the main floor of Edmonton City Centre over the noon hour. “On the longest day, the pride and vibrancy of Indigenous Peoples shine across […]

by pnationtalk on June 20, 201930 Views

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Media Advisory: Premier Ball to Speak at Event Celebrating National Indigenous Peoples Day

June 20, 2019 The Honourable Dwight Ball, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, will speak at a flag raising and eagle feather presentation to mark National Indigenous Peoples Day, tomorrow (Friday, June 21). The ceremony will take place at the RCMP Headquarters, 100 East White Hills Road in St. John’s at 9:00 a.m. – 30 – […]

by pnationtalk on June 20, 201935 Views

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Here’s all the best ways to spend summer’s first weekend – The Coast

Jun 20, 2019 It’s the first weekend of summer (as designated by the release of our annual Hot Summer Guide—you’re welcome) so you gotta make it count! We gotchu with fun like an adults-only night at the Discovery Centre, the epic Indigenous Day celebration at Zatzman Sportsplex and a screening to the unofficial follow-up of […]

by ahnationtalk on June 20, 201936 Views

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Get out and celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day – Eagle Feather News

June 20, 2019 Most Canadians might say Canada Day is the day they think of the most when it comes to the summer. However, National Indigenous Peoples Day (NIPD), which takes place on June 21, is a day marked on people’s calendar to celebrate the First Nations, Métis, and Inuit people, their culture and achievements. […]

by ahnationtalk on June 20, 201930 Views

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Indigenous Peoples Day of Wellness offers over 130 events across B.C. this Friday – Vancouver is Awesome

June 20, 2019 Indigenous Peoples Day of Wellness events takes place this Friday, June 21 and First Nations and Indigenous people will celebrate culture, wellness and resilience. Sponsored by the First Nations Health Authority (FNHA), there will be a total of 130 events across B.C. and thousands of Indigenous people and their neighbours will attend. […]

by ahnationtalk on June 20, 201974 Views

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National Indigenous Peoples Day 2019 – Tbnewswatch.com

June 21, 2019 Rock 94, 91.5 CKPR, Energy 103 104 and CFNO are proud to support National Indigenous Peoples Day 2019 Friday, June 21st at Prince Arthurs Landing ( Marina Park) Event is FREE All are welcome Pow Wow, Entertainment, Crafters and a Feast! Schedule: 5:45am- Sunrise Ceremony ( located on field nearest playground) 11:00am- […]

by ahnationtalk on June 20, 201944 Views

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KWE! Meet with Indigenous Peoples is back this summer in Quebec City!

QUEBEC CITY, June 19, 2019 – For the third year in a row, the KWE! Meet with Indigenous Peoples event will be taking place in the heart of Quebec City at the place de l’Assemblée-Nationale from August 30th to September 2nd. This free and unifying event offers a wide range of activities that invite you […]

by ahnationtalk on June 19, 201949 Views

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Invitation to Media – Press conference for KWE! Meet with Indigenous Peoples

QUEBEC CITY, June 18, 2019 – Media representatives are invited to the launch of the program of the KWE! Meet with Indigenous Peoples event. This third edition will take place from August 30th to September 2nd at the place de l’Assemblée-Nationale in Quebec City.  Will be there Dr. Stanley Vollant, surgeon, president of Puamun Meshkenu (the Walk of a Thousand Dreams) and spokesperson […]

by pnationtalk on June 18, 201942 Views

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Anishinaabe Nation Gathering 2019

June 14, 2019 It is our honour to invite all Anishinaabe leaders to the Anishinaabe Nation Gathering in Keeseekoowenin First Nation, Manitoba, Canada on August 13-16, 2019. The inaugural Anishinaabe Nation Gathering seeks to reunite our prosperous Nation and breakdown the Federal and Provincial borders that divide us. Language, culture, taxation, trade, jurisdiction and autonomy […]

by ahnationtalk on June 14, 201973 Views

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NCC – Washing Away: The Erosion of Archaeological Legacy

Thursday, June 20, 2019, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm The erosion of shorelines is presenting as a global challenge. This is of particular concern for Canada — which has the largest coastline in the world — and especially for Indigenous nations. Important traces of cultural heritage and legacy are being literally washed away. What exactly […]

by ahnationtalk on June 14, 201938 Views

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City of Richmond: Celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day at City Centre Community Centre with art and bannock

11 June 2019 Drop in to City Centre Community Centre on Friday, June 21 to celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day with Indigenous artist Christine MacKenzie. Participants of all ages and art abilities are invited between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. to the free Art and Bannock event. Christine Mackenzie will lead everyone in painting a […]

by ahnationtalk on June 14, 201962 Views

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National Indigenous Peoples Day 2019 celebrations at Royal Roads University

The event runs from 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, June 21 at Royal Roads University. Everyone is welcome and admission is free. 10:30 a.m. Traditional canoe landing protocol practice and welcoming ceremony on the shore of the Esquimalt Lagoon led by Lekwungen (Songhees) Nation Elder Butch Dick and Elder Elmer George Performances by Lekwungen Singers and […]

by ahnationtalk on June 13, 201935 Views

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Ethics in Nursing: StFX Rankin School of Nursing hosts 2019 ARCASN Conference

June 12th, 2019 Nursing faculty and educators from schools of nursing across Atlantic Canada will converge on StFX this week as the Rankin School of Nursing hosts the 2019 Atlantic Region of Canadian Schools of Nursing’s (ARCASN) annual conference from June 13-15. This year, the conference focuses on ethics within nursing and will bring educators […]

by ahnationtalk on June 13, 201937 Views

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International Conference on Religion & Film in Halifax for the first time

June 12, 2019 How are Muslim filmmakers reconstructing the Muslim identity as it appears in film and television? In what ways are food and land protection sacred in Indigenous cultures? What do film superheroes say about masculinity and religion? How is contemporary culture reflected in the popular wave of apocalypse films? These are just a […]

by ahnationtalk on June 13, 201941 Views

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City of Ottawa: Celebrating and reflecting on Indigenous culture

June 12, 2019 June is National Indigenous History Month. It’s an opportunity for the City to celebrate Indigenous culture and reflect on its reconciliation efforts. In celebrating Indigenous culture and history, the City will also be holding its 9th annual Indigenous awareness day for staff mid-month. Entitled, Walking Together, the day-long session offers workshops on […]

by ahnationtalk on June 12, 201960 Views

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Goliath Gold Project – Public Comments Invited

June 12, 2019 — Ottawa — Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) is conducting a federal environmental assessment of the proposed Goliath Gold Project, located 20 kilometres east of the city of Dryden, Ontario. The Agency invites the public and Indigenous groups to comment on the draft Environmental Assessment Report, which includes the Agency’s conclusions […]

by pnationtalk on June 12, 201943 Views

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City of Toronto: The Indigenous Arts Festival announces 2019 program lineup

June 11, 2019 The Indigenous Arts Festival announces 2019 program lineup The 7th annual Indigenous Arts Festival has announced its 2019 program lineup. The festival, which will take place at Fort York National Historic Site, 250 Fort York Blvd., from June 18 to 23, is a celebration of traditional and contemporary Indigenous music, dance, theatre, […]

by ahnationtalk on June 11, 201983 Views

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Brandon University welcomes American Men’s Studies Association for 2019 Conference

June 10, 2019 Scholars and researchers from around the world are at Brandon University this week to discuss some of the most pressing issues facing men and the latest research about masculinity as BU hosts the 2019 American Men’s Studies Association (AMSA) annual conference. This is the 27th annual conference, which has previously has been […]

by pnationtalk on June 11, 201941 Views

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Taku River Tlingit want to sell hydroelectric power to Yukon – CBC

Atlin’s hydroelectric station has been operating since 2009, and the First Nation wants to expand it Jun 07, 2019 The Taku River Tlingit First Nation in Atlin, B.C., says its hydropower expansion could supply Yukon with more clean energy — but Yukon Energy has to get on board with the plan. “We would be happy […]

by ahnationtalk on June 7, 201939 Views

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Dilico Pow Wow June 13, 2019

Gakina Maamawedaa (Everyone Together) 3rd Annual Pow Pow, Thursday June 13, … Poster NT5

by aanationtalk on June 6, 201959 Views

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World Oceans Day Events Highlight Marine Conservation

June 5, 2019 The Honourable Gerry Byrne, Minister of Fisheries and Land Resources, will celebrate World Oceans Day with students at Immaculate Heart of Mary School in Corner Brook on Friday, June 7, at 9:30 a.m. World Oceans Day, observed annually on June 8, encourages families and residents to celebrate and learn about the importance […]

by ahnationtalk on June 5, 201960 Views

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Confederation College – Save the Date: Thunder Bay Screening of Falls Around Her

June 4, 2019 Join us on September 26 for a screening of Falls Around Her, a 2018 Canadian drama film, directed by Darlene Naponse. The film stars Tantoo Cardinal as Mary Birchbark, an internationally famous First Nations musician who returns to her home community to recharge and reevaluate her life, only to find that her […]

by ahnationtalk on June 4, 201927 Views

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Carleton to Host 2019 Katherine A.H. Graham Lecture on Indigenous Environmental Justice

June 03, 2019 Carleton University will welcome Deborah McGregor, Canada Research Chair in Indigenous Environmental Justice, as she presents the 2019 Katherine A.H. Graham Lecture on Indigenous Environmental Justice, Knowledge and Law. The annual lecture is presented by the Faculty of Public Affairs (FPA). When: Monday, June 10, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. Where: Second Floor Conference Rooms, Richcraft […]

by pnationtalk on June 3, 201969 Views

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Red Deer College’s 55th Convocation takes place June 7

On Friday, June 7, graduating students will cross the stage during RDC’s 55th Convocation Ceremonies. With the vibrant new facilities at the College, this year’s Convocation will take place on main campus at the Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre. This year, 1,668 RDC students are eligible to graduate. More than 600 students applied to […]

by pnationtalk on June 3, 201926 Views

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AB: National Indigenous Peoples Day celebrations

Find events in Alberta to celebrate the unique histories, cultures and contributions of people from First Nations, Métis, and Inuit heritages. 2019 National Indigenous Peoples Day Events National Indigenous Peoples Day and History Month is a time to celebrate the diverse histories, languages and cultures of Indigenous Peoples that enrich our province. June 21 Recognizing […]

by pnationtalk on June 3, 201951 Views

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imagineNATIVE National Indigenous History Month Activities

2019 is a big year for imagineNATIVE as we host our 20th annual Festival, but we’re kicking off celebrations early by commemorating National Indigenous History Month in June by announcing some very exciting events and professional development programs! Follow the links below to find out more about each activity and check our social channels on […]

by ahnationtalk on May 31, 201951 Views

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Indigenous Flag Raising Ceremony at Hamilton City Hall

May 27 2019 HAMILTON, ON – To commemorate National Indigenous History Month in Hamilton, flags representing First Nations, Métis and Inuit peoples will be raised at City Hall for the month of June. To honour these flags, the Urban Indigenous Strategy and the Hamilton Aboriginal Advisory Committee will be holding an Indigenous Flag Raising Ceremony. Members […]

by ahnationtalk on May 27, 201995 Views

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Cultural Hotspot launched in north Etobicoke and York neighbourhoods

25-May-2019 Today, Mayor John Tory launched the sixth annual Cultural Hotspot, which celebrates and spotlights the arts, culture, food, events and communities of north Etobicoke and York. Mayor Tory was joined at the launch by Deputy Mayor Michael Thompson (Ward 21 Scarborough Centre), Chair of the City’s Economic and Community Development Committee, Councillor Frances Nunziata […]

by aanationtalk on May 27, 201946 Views

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Coady at Women Deliver Conference 2019

May 24, 2019 The world’s largest conference on gender equality and the health, rights, and wellbeing of girls and women, Women Deliver, will take place in Vancouver, Canada in June 2019. Eileen Alma (Director Women and Indigenous Programming) and Robin Neustaeter (Program Teaching Staff) will attend on behalf of Coady International Institute. Coady graduate Musola Cathrine […]

by aanationtalk on May 24, 201961 Views

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Yukon College: Bachelor of Education alumni gather to celebrate program’s 30th anniversary

May 22, 2019 WHITEHORSE—Alumni, former and current instructors and program coordinators of the Yukon Native Teacher Education Program (YNTEP) will gather Friday to celebrate 30 years since the first students began classes. The Bachelor of Education, offered in partnership between Yukon College and University of Regina, aims to foster critical awareness of the negative consequence of historical colonized […]

by pnationtalk on May 24, 201949 Views

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Explore Behind-the-Scenes at Billy Bishop Airport This Saturday for Doors Open Toronto

Toronto (May 23, 2019) – On Saturday, May 25, 2019, media are invited to tour Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport as part of the 20th annual Doors Open Toronto, presented by Great Gulf. Throughout the day, thousands of people are expected to visit Billy Bishop Airport as part of the annual city-wide event. This year’s […]

by ahnationtalk on May 23, 201970 Views

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First Moose Hide Campaign Day – Energeticcity.ca

May 23, 2019 FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – The Moose Hide Campaign with a walk and barbeque is being hosted by the City of Fort St. John in partnership with Shell Canada. Residents of the Fort St. John community are being invited to take a stand against violence towards women and children by taking the […]

by ahnationtalk on May 23, 2019110 Views

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Hotel Mira’s Charlie Kerr Takes His Battle with Mental Illness to the Stage in Support of the B.C. Schizophrenia Society

VANCOUVER, May 23, 2019 – Charlie Kerr and his band, Hotel Mira (https://www.hotelmiramusic.com/), will headline Re-Mind: An Evening of Art, Music, & Readings, a free all ages party taking place at Beaumont Studios in Vancouver on Friday, May 24th from 7 pm to 11 pm to mark National Schizophrenia and Psychosis Awareness Day. National Schizophrenia […]

by ahnationtalk on May 23, 201946 Views

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Tomson Highway project, Songs in the Key of Cree, visits Brandon

May 16, 2019 BRANDON – Acclaimed Cree playwright Tomson Highway’s latest project will come to Brandon University’s (BU’s) Evans Theatre on Tuesday, June 11 as part of a Manitoba tour. Songs in the Key of Cree, written and composed by Highway, is a new country and western musical theatre project being developed by the Manitoba-born […]

by pnationtalk on May 17, 201954 Views

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Media Advisory – International Astronomy Day at the Ontario Science Centre May 11

TORONTO, May 9, 2019  – Calling all sun observers, planet lovers and star watchers!   Come join us on May 11 at the Ontario Science Centre to celebrate International Astronomy Day, with a fun-filled day – and night — of exciting programs and experiences for visitors of all ages.  Head outside and try your hand at solar telescope observing.  […]

by pnationtalk on May 10, 201974 Views

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NCC: National Indigenous Day

Thursday, June 20, 2019, 12:00 am to 12:00 am The erosion of shorelines is presenting as a global challenge. This is of particular concern for Canada, which has the largest coastline in the world — and especially for Indigenous nations. Important heritage and legacy traces are being literally washed away. What exactly are the challenges […]

by ahnationtalk on May 3, 201952 Views

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Taking Care of Our Land Symposium 2019 – gdo akiiminaan ganawendanaan – May 6-9, 2019

(SAULT STE. MARIE, April 30, 2019): The third biennial ‘Taking Care Of Our Land Symposium’(gdo akiiminaan ganawendanaan) will be taking place at the Delta by Marriott Sault Ste. Marie Waterfront from May 6th, 2019 to May 9th, 2019. This year’s theme is ‘Climate Change and the Four Elements.’ The Symposium, hosted by the Algoma University […]

by ahnationtalk on May 1, 2019204 Views

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Media Advisory – Largest KAIROS Blanket Exercise and Colombian activist come to Mount Allison University, May 3-4

SACKVILLE, NB, May 1, 2019 – Atlantic Canada’s largest KAIROS Blanket Exercise, and a celebration of arts and activism with a Colombian activist will highlight the first May weekend at Mount Allison University. These events are open to all and are part of Streams of Justice: KAIROS Atlantic Gathering 2019, held May 2-5 at Mount […]

by ahnationtalk on May 1, 201995 Views

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NAN Chiefs Spring Assembly

The NAN Chiefs Spring Assembly has been confirmed for May 7 & 8, 2019 at the Chelsea Hotel, 33 Gerrard Street West, Toronto, Ontario CONFIRMATIONS/REGISTRATION Chiefs/Proxies are asked to complete the attached registration form to confirm his/her attendance and forward to the attention of Narene Barkman via email nbarkman@nan.on.ca or by fax (807)623-7730. TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS […]

by ahnationtalk on April 30, 201999 Views

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Hopedale set to hold Labrador Inuit Youth Symposium

April 23, 2019 This year’s Labrador Inuit Youth Symposium will center on land-based programming with a focus on cultural healing. The annual event, taking place at the Department of Health and Social Development’s Healing Lodge at Little Bay near Hopedale from April 24-29, will gather youth from each of the five Labrador Inuit communities and […]

by pnationtalk on April 23, 2019104 Views

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Award-winning Canadian and U.S. journalists mark World News Day on May 2 in Toronto

Event celebrates the importance of fact-based journalism and why news matters TORONTO, April 23, 2019 – Grammy award-winner Lucinda Williams and a host of top Canadian and U.S. journalists will mark the Canadian Journalism Foundation’s (CJF) second World News Day on May 2 in Toronto. Brian Stelter, chief media correspondent for CNN Worldwide and host […]

by aanationtalk on April 23, 2019119 Views

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