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BCAFN Youth Forum: March 29 – 31, 2019

March 18, 2019 The BC Assembly of First Nations (BCAFN) Youth Representatives will be hosting a Youth Forum on March 29-31, 2019 at the Westin Wall Centre, Vancouver Airport, 3099 Corvette Way, in Richmond, BC. The session is intended to bring together BC First Nations Youth to dialogue around priorities and strategic approaches with respect […]

by ahnationtalk on March 19, 201930 Views

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Confederation College – Author on Campus: Tanya Talaga – March 21st

March 18, 2019 Please join us this Thursday, March, 21 from 2-4pm in the Shuniah Lecture Theatre (Room 351) for a talk by journalist and author, Tanya Talaga. Students and employees in our regional campuses can join the event using the information below. To join, select from the following options: 1) Web Browser https://primetime.bluejeans.com/a2m/live-event/axejdgfw 2) Joining via a mobile device? […]

by ahnationtalk on March 19, 201924 Views

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UWinnipeg readies for 17th annual Spring Pow Wow

March 15, 2019 One of The University of Winnipeg’s staple events is back for its 17th year. The annual Spring Pow Wow, which celebrates the academic achievements of UWinnipeg’s First Nation, Métis, and Inuit graduates, is taking place Saturday, March 23 at the Duckworth Centre. UWinnipeg alumna Grace Redhead has been helping organize the annual […]

by ahnationtalk on March 18, 201946 Views

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BCAFN: Register for First Nations Cannabis Forum – March 27, 2019

March 13, 2019 REGISTER A travel subsidy will be made available for one Chief or delegate per First Nation to attend the BC Forum only. Details to follow. If you have any questions, please contact Sarah Froese at Sarah.Froese@bcafn.ca or 1 (778) 855-7439. NT5

by aanationtalk on March 14, 201946 Views

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Georgian celebrates Indigenous culture at annual Pow Wow March 9

Staff, students and the public are invited to Georgian College’s 14th Traditional Pow Wow – Honouring Elders and Knowledge Keepers – to celebrate and learn about Indigenous culture, songs and dance. The annual Pow Wow, organized by the Indigenous Resource Centre’s staff and students, takes place in the Barrie Campus Athletic Centre on Saturday, March 9. […]

by ahnationtalk on February 27, 201983 Views

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BCAFN – First Nations’ National Guardians Gathering: Save The Date (March 12 & 13th)

Save the Date! Date: March 12 and 13th, 2019 Location: Vancouver, British Columbia On behalf of the Indigenous Leadership Initiative (ILI) and the British Columbia Assembly of First Nations (BCAFN), in partnership with Environment and Climate Change Canada, we are pleased to announce the First Nations’ National Guardians Gathering to be held in Vancouver, British […]

by ahnationtalk on February 26, 201975 Views

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Dilico Anishinabek Family Care: Career Fair – February 28

Career Fair – February 28 2pm-7pm at the Victoria Inn… NT4

by aanationtalk on February 13, 201981 Views

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AIAI: World Water Day Rally

On March 22nd AIAI will be holding a special rally on World Water Day.  We want to spread awareness on how bottling companies are taking everyone’s water and selling it back to us.  It damages the environment, steals from communities both environmentally and economically and they make billions while only giving back a small amount. […]

by pmnationtalk on February 13, 201964 Views

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What’s On at Trent University February 11, 2019 – March 8, 2019

February 11, 2019 Monday, February 11, 2019 Reconciliation: Taking Stock, Moving Forward Part 3 of the Provost Lecture Series Time: 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Location: The Gathering Space, First Peoples House of Learning About: James Cullingham, an award winning documentary filmmaker and president of Tamarack Productions discusses his work and career. Gunfire, Phonographs, Laughter: […]

by ahnationtalk on February 11, 201988 Views

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Skills Ontario hosts Trades & Tech Day for First Nations, Métis, and Inuit Students in Sault Ste. Marie – SaultOnline.com

February 05, 2019 Skills Ontario will be hosting a Trades & Tech Day at Sault College on February 12, 2019. This event is an opportunity for Indigenous youth to meet and network with community members who have chosen a career in the skilled trades and technologies. Youth explore their interests and career options through hands-on […]

by pmnationtalk on February 5, 201973 Views

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U of Calgary: Indigenous Knowledge Public Lecture Series: Carrie Bourassa

Date & Time: February 7, 2019 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm Location: Downtown Campus 906 8th Avenue S.W. Description: Join ii’ taa’poh’to’p, UCalgary’s Indigenous Strategy, as we welcome accomplished Indigenous scholars to share Indigenous knowledge and research methodologies with our community. This five-part series will support us on our path of transformation through intercultural capacity building as […]

by pmnationtalk on February 5, 201982 Views

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Sault College Hosts Annual Pow Wow – An Exciting Weekend Of Culture And Expression

January 31, 2019 “Love and Unity” will fill the air on Saturday, February 9 and Sunday, February 10 at Sault College’s annual Pow Wow taking place in the College’s Health and Wellness Centre! Sault College is proud to continue the tradition of hosting the Pow Wow on campus and, for the fifth year, partner with the […]

by ahnationtalk on February 5, 201972 Views

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First Nation Land Governance Readiness Conference Live Stream

This conference being held on February 6th and 7th, 2019 at the River Cree Resort in Edmonton will be live streamed in English and French. For more information about the conference please go to www.fnlandgov.com/ CLICK HERE to view the English webcast on February 6th CLICK HERE to view the French webcast on February 6th CLICK HERE to view […]

by aanationtalk on February 5, 201983 Views

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Provinces funds free activities in celebration of B.C. families

February 01, 2019 VICTORIA – Recreation facilities, art galleries, museums and Indigenous organizations are hosting free events this Family Day long weekend, including ice skating, swimming and other activities, thanks to support from the Province. “B.C. Family Day is a chance to take a break and spend time making memories with your family,” said Lisa […]

by pmnationtalk on February 4, 201972 Views

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Media Advisory/Photo Op – Great Bear Rainforest Takes Audiences on a Visually Stunning Journey To One of the Last Wild Places on Earth

Limited seats available:  please RSVP to Jana.Abed@osc.on.ca TORONTO, Jan. 31, 2019 – Join us for an exclusive VIP preview screening of the giant-screen documentary Great Bear Rainforest and discussion with film director Ian McAllister. Nestled in an ancient rainforest on Canada’s rugged Pacific coast and hidden from the outside world, the Great Bear Rainforest is home to the fabled all-white Spirit Bear, […]

by pmnationtalk on January 31, 201980 Views

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Draft agenda for NCC’s 2nd Annual Resource Stewardship Workshop released

January 30,  2019 NCC is hosting a 2nd Annual Resource Stewardship Workshop in Port Hope Simpson on February 5 and 6, 2019. It will be an important discussion on the self-management of our resources. Click on the link below to download a PDF of the two-day draft agenda. Agenda – 2nd Annual Resource Stewardship Workshop […]

by ahnationtalk on January 30, 2019101 Views

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Winter Celebration at Rideau Hall

January 30, 2019 OTTAWA—Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, invites you and your whole family to Winter Celebration on Saturday, February 9, 2019, from 12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Rideau Hall. This year, Winter Celebration at Rideau Hall is officially part of Winterlude. Young and old alike will have […]

by ahnationtalk on January 30, 201981 Views

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Canada’s Ambassador to the U.S. David MacNaughton to Speak at 2019 COFI Convention

January 28, 2019 Vancouver, B.C. – The BC Council of Forest Industries (COFI) is pleased to announce that it will be welcoming Canada’s Ambassador to the United States, David MacNaughton, to speak at its annual convention. This year’s event, one of the largest annual gatherings of the forest sector in Canada, will take place from […]

by pmnationtalk on January 29, 201985 Views

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Fort Nelson is Shooting for the Stars by Bringing Canada’s Best Music to Northern BC

FORT NELSON, BC, Jan. 29, 2019 – Fort Nelson is hosting the longest winter music and cultural festival that Northern British Columbia has ever seen. Sponsored by Young Living, the festival will run from the Opening Ceremonies on March 9th until the Closing Ceremonies on March 24th, 2019. The festival features two weeks of events and exclusive experiences with a two-night concert capping […]

by pmnationtalk on January 29, 2019417 Views

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Regalia Native Pride Photo Exhibit at CN Tower

Guests of the CN Tower and 360 Restaurant will have access to REGALIA, Native Pride, a limited time exhibition hosted on the new observation level of the CN Tower. Through 30 portraits, men, women, and children dressed in stunning and colourful regalia tell their personal stories as well as those of their people and their […]

by ahnationtalk on January 25, 2019110 Views

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Winterfest 2019 features Indigenous culture in special partnership

Friday, January 25, 2019 ​(Barrie, ON) The City of Barrie proudly presents Winterfest, one of the Top 100 Festivals & Events in Ontario, on February 2 and 3. This year, the City has partnered with the Barrie Native Friendship Centre in celebration of their 31st anniversary. The Barrie Native Friendship Centre helps bring Indigenous and non-Indigenous communities together […]

by pmnationtalk on January 25, 201999 Views

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Register for the BCAFN Business Forum – February 19 & 20, 2019

January 24, 2019 Uda Dune Baiyoh/Hall of Our Ancestors 355 Vancouver Street Lheidli T’enneh Territory/Prince George February 19 & 20, 2019 The Chiefs of BC have provided BC Assembly of First Nations with the mandate to advance the work of the First Nations Sustainable Economic and Fiscal Relations Strategy. An important aspect of this strategy is […]

by pmnationtalk on January 25, 2019106 Views

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WAG Celebrates the North with Family Sunday: Arctic Chill Out

Winnipeg, Manitoba, January 23, 2019: The Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG) invites the community for an afternoon of fun on January 27. The annual Family Sunday: Arctic Chill Out celebrates Inuit art and culture with indoor and outdoor games, hands-on workshops, huskies on the rooftop, and much more! EVENT DETAILS Arctic Chill Out happens Sunday, January […]

by pmnationtalk on January 24, 2019110 Views

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BC Tripartite Education Agreement (BCTEA)

Special Event Celebration the BC Tripartite Education Agreement At Xwemelch’stn Etsimxwawtxw, 107 Lower Capilano Road, West Vancouver, British Columbia January 23, 2019, 1pm Key Resources Read the BCTEA including the detailed schedules See the most current BCTEA Update (January 2019). BCTEA BC First Nations Education Funding Handbook (2018) explains the Indigenous Services Canada’s BCTEA Funding Detail Budget Report Table that […]

by aanationtalk on January 23, 201989 Views

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Change of date and keynote speaker announced for OACYC Provincial Conference hosted by Fleming College; June 5 – 7, 2019

Peterborough ON – (January 10, 2019) – Fleming College is pleased to announce the opening keynote speaker for the 2019 Ontario Association of Child and Youth Care (OACYC) Provincial Conference, Weaving Perspectives, Liz Stone. Due to the College’s convocation dates, the conference dates have changed to June 5 – 7, 2019. We apologize for any […]

by ahnationtalk on January 11, 2019146 Views

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CINA: 8th International Meeting on Indigenous Child Health

March 22nd, 2019 to March 24th, 2019 Hyatt Regency Calgary 700 Centre St S E, Calgary, AB T2G 5P6 Designed for community members, researchers, academics, and clinicians, the International Meeting on Indigenous Child Health is only conference dedicated to the health and well-being of First Nations, Inuit, Métis, American Indian, Alaska Native and other Indigenous […]

by ahnationtalk on January 9, 2019155 Views

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NAN Health Summit – Online Registration Now Open!

The NAN Health Summit will be held January 22-24, 2019 at the Best Western Plus Nor’Wester Hotel & Conference Centre, 2080 Hwy 61, Thunder Bay, Ontario. This meeting will bring together Community Health Directors, Community Health Workers, Tribal Council Health Directors, Health Authority representatives and the NAN Health Transformation Team. The theme of this years […]

by ahnationtalk on January 8, 2019142 Views

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Have a Heart Day is coming up on February 14, 2019!

Have a Heart Day is a child and youth-led reconciliation event that brings together caring Canadians to help ensure First Nations children have the services they need to grow up safely at home, get a good education, be healthy, and be proud of who they are.  Click on this link to hear Senator Kim Pate make a […]

by aanationtalk on January 7, 2019181 Views

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Metis Nation Alberta – Youth & Seniors Gathering

The 3rd annual Youth & Seniors Gathering is going to be better than ever. Mark it on your calendar: January 18-20, 2019. Be part of the journey: Register here. Outstanding Métis Youth nomination form here. NT5

by aanationtalk on January 4, 2019120 Views

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U of Arctic: Arctic Safety Conference 2019

Thu, Jan 03, 2019 The aim of the conference is to bring together experts and practitioners to share experiences, new findings and best practices for safety in the Arctic. The conference is to take place in Longyearbyen in May 13-15, 2019. The Arctic Safety Centre is a hub for sharing knowledge regarding personnel safety related to natural […]

by pmnationtalk on January 3, 201990 Views

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NunatuKavut Community Council: 2nd Annual Resource Stewardship Workshop coming up February 5 & 6, 2019

NCC will be hosting a 2nd Annual Resource Stewardship Workshop at the Alexis Hotel in Port Hope Simpson on February 5 & 6, 2019, which will be a discussion on the self-management of our resources. This workshop is open to the public but space is limited. Please RSVP your attendance by January 23, 2019 to: […]

by ahnationtalk on January 2, 201981 Views

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Here’s the lineup for this year’s inaugural First Friday – The Sarnia Journal

January 2, 2019 Sarnia’s First Friday cultural walkabout kicks off the New Year with another slate of live music, art exhibitions and downtown shopping on Jan. 4. Many stores and galleries are open till 9 p.m., and street and lot parking downtown is free after 6 p.m. THEMPTATIONS – Hemp Goods and Culture Shops – […]

by ahnationtalk on January 2, 201975 Views

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MFNERC: First Nations Early Learning Conference

MFNERC’s Early Learning Facilitators will host our annual First Nations Early Learning Conference March 4&5, 2019. Theme: “Nurturing the Spirit of the Developing Child“ Call for workshops, deadline January 21, 2019 Call for Workshop Abstract – FIllable Form NT5

by ahnationtalk on December 21, 2018279 Views

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Winter Break is a Great Time to Visit the Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives

Brampton, ON (Dec. 18, 2018): Brighten up your winter break and escape the cold at the Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (PAMA). Explore colourful exhibitions and experience our Fun in the Sun themed drop-in activities: Monday, Dec 24, 10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. – “Do you want to build a snowman?” No? How about a […]

by ahnationtalk on December 19, 201898 Views

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The City of Calgary and the Calgary Public Library invite Calgarians to ring in 2019 with a free New Year’s Eve celebration

The City of Calgary and the Calgary Public Library host a free New Year’s Eve celebration for the whole family. This year’s festivities include The Rumpus Room in the Municipal Building Atrium, a family dance party in the Central Library, a skating party in Olympic Plaza and the ENMAX fireworks. The events begin in the […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 201888 Views

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Idle No More Round Dance for Indigenous Rights – NOW Magazine

Gathering to remind Canadian government that Indigenous Rights are recognized and affirmed. We do not accept the Government’s current draft of its “Indigeous Right’s Framework”. Honour the Treaties and our Nation to Nation agreements, no top down approach from the government, and no partnership with Canadian government.We must be consulted. We will exercise our self-detemination […]

by ahnationtalk on December 12, 201876 Views

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Gathering Our Voices 2019 – Nominations Open: Honour an Indigenous Youth (HIY) Award / Volunteer Applications Open

NOMINATIONS OPEN: HIY AWARD! Now accepting nominations! The Provincial Aboriginal Youth Council (PAYC) recognizes Indigenous Youth for the Honour an Indigenous Youth (HIY) Award. If you know an Indigenous Youth who has made an outstanding commitment or achievement in their community, please nominate them here by February 26, 2019. VOLUNTEER APPLICATIONS OPEN Volunteers are a […]

by aanationtalk on December 11, 2018115 Views

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City Announces Line-up of Winter FunDays Activities

December 10, 2018 The City of Thunder Bay is excited to announce the activity line-up for Winter FunDays, presented by 99.9 The Bay and Country 105. Winter FunDays start Sunday, Dec. 30, at Prince Arthur’s Landing and run every Sunday until March 17, 2019, from 2 pm to 4 pm unless specified otherwise. Winter FunDays […]

by pmnationtalk on December 11, 2018123 Views

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Save the Date – 2nd Annual AFN National Water Symposium and Tradeshow on February 26-28, 2019

SAVE THE DATE – 2ND ANNUAL AFN NATIONAL WATER SYMPOSIUM AND TRADESHOW ON FEBRUARY 26-28, 2019 Greetings, The Assembly of First Nations will be hosting 2nd Annual AFN National Water Symposium and Tradeshow on February 26-28, 2019, at the Scotiabank Convention Centre in Niagara Falls, Ontario.  The Symposium will host plenary sessions, workshops and dialogue […]

by ahnationtalk on November 22, 2018746 Views

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Native Council of Nova Scotia: INAC Collaborative Process – Bridgewater

November 19, 2018 NATIVE COUNCIL OF NOVA SCOTIA GOING FORWARD TO A BETTER FUTURE (INAC COLLABORATIVE PROCESS) INDIAN ACT REGISTRATION CHANGES Find out how this affects to you MEETING SATURDAY November 24, 2018 Days Inn & Conference Center by Wyndham Bridgewater 50 North St, Bridgewater, NS  B4V 2V6 10 am – 3pm Lunch and child […]

by pmnationtalk on November 19, 2018151 Views

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Capilano University officially opens its Learning Commons on November 20, 2018

November 13, 2018 View more: Current Students NORTH VANCOUVER B.C. – Disruption to the way things have always been done can reap great rewards. Instead of students overlooking or searching for learning support services, they are congregating in Capilano University’s new Learning Commons. The official opening of this innovative hub where students can access key academic […]

by pmnationtalk on November 19, 2018165 Views

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Media Advisory – Métis Nation of Ontario

TORONTO, Nov. 15, 2018 – On November 16, the Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO) and Métis communities across Ontario are commemorating Louis Riel, the Métis leader who was executed by the Canadian Government, for leading the Northwest Resistance in defense of Métis rights. The MNO is holding the provincial Louis Riel Day Ceremony at Queen’s […]

by aanationtalk on November 15, 2018171 Views

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Events planned to commemorate 100th anniversary of Spanish flu in Okak

In October 1918, the supply vessel SS Harmony set sail from St. John’s for northern Labrador bringing with it a deadly virus that changed the course of history for Labrador Inuit. The virus, which has become known as the Spanish flu, spread quickly, killing entire families and leaving many children orphaned. No community was impacted […]

by ahnationtalk on November 15, 2018127 Views

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Business Exchange Day Returns for a 15th Edition

The Secretariat to the Cree Nation Abitibi-Témiscamingue Economic Alliance is launching a new tool for developing partnerships between Native communities and the municipalities of Abitibi-Témiscamingue and the Eeyou Istchee Baie-James territory. VAL-D’OR, QC, Nov. 14, 2018 – The Secretariat to the Cree Nation Abitibi-Témiscamingue Economic Alliance (the Secretariat) will be holding its 15th Business Exchange Day from 8:30 a.m. […]

by pmnationtalk on November 15, 201893 Views

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MNBC: Louis Riel Day 2018

November 14th, 2018 “Louis Riel Day” is the most significant day in our history as Métis people. This day is a day of celebration of who we are as a unique people, our unique culture and traditions independent of other Aboriginal peoples. Louis David Riel, a transformative figure of Canadian history, born in St. Boniface […]

by ahnationtalk on November 14, 2018225 Views

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Winnipeg Aboriginal Film Festival 2K18 – Now Accepting Submissions

November 28th – December 2nd Welcome to the 17th Annual Winnipeg Aboriginal Film Festival, celebrating the best Indigenous Cinema from Canada and around the world! We have an exciting line up of films, special guest speakers and events planned this year, so we hope to see you all & Welcome you to the 2018 WAFF […]

by aanationtalk on November 14, 2018168 Views

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MUN: Fisheries and Marine Institute hosts symposium on Northwest Atlantic redfish

What could sustainable Canadian commercial fisheries for redfish look like in the future? To help answer the question, the Fisheries and Marine Institute (MI) of Memorial University is bringing together scientists from Canada and around the world, as well as fisheries managers, industry, Indigenous representatives and non-governmental organizations to participate in the Northwest Atlantic Redfish Symposium […]

by pmnationtalk on November 13, 2018159 Views

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Anishinabek Nation hosts Treaties Recognition Week education events

ANISHINABEK NATION HEAD OFFICE (November 5, 2018)— Anishinabek Nation leaders and educators highlighted treaty education resources at a living library event held at the Harris Learning Library at the Nipissing University and Canadore College campus today to kick off Treaties Recognition Week in Ontario. “Our treaty education resources for elementary and high school classrooms help […]

by ahnationtalk on November 5, 2018181 Views

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NADF: Community Futures Conference

NADF will be hosting a Community Futures Conference in Lac Seul First Nation on November 5-6, 2018. Participants from any of the 33 communities we service under the Community Futures Development Corporation agreement with FedNor are invited to apply. View Image NT5

by ahnationtalk on November 2, 2018140 Views

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Media Advisory: Carleton to Host Shannon Lecture on the Use of Canadian Archaeology Against Indigenous People

November 02, 2018 Carleton University’s Department of History will host the Shannon Lecture Good Intentions, Bad Archaeology: The uses and abuses of Canadian archaeology against Indigenous peoplepresented by Kisha Supernant (University of Alberta). When: Friday, Nov. 9, 2018 from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Where: Room 2017, Dunton Tower, Carleton Info: This event is free and open to […]

by pmnationtalk on November 2, 2018123 Views

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