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(MB) OAG: Follow-up of Recommendations

Press Release https://www.oag.mb.ca/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/2019_Follow-up_Report.pdf IBF5

by ahnationtalk on March 28, 201985 Views

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Ilisaqsivik Society dispatches mobile mental health unit to Arctic Bay in response to QIA’s call for assistance

The Qikiqtani Inuit Association (QIA) has reached out to the Ilisaqsivik Society, to ask for emergency counselling services for Arctic Bay, in response to the recent suicides in the community. A team of four Inuit counsellors from Ilisaqsivik, including two women and two men, are preparing to travel as a mobile mental health unit to […]

by ahnationtalk on March 28, 2019154 Views

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Community Research and Hands-on Learning Celebrated at Trent

March 27, 2019 Trent Community Research Centre projects showcase student achievement and career-enhancing learning opportunities Over 40 undergraduate students, 22 research projects and 20 local community agencies –March 25 was a day to celebrate community-based research at Trent as students gathered to showcase their work with local municipalities, social service agencies, environmental organizations, and community […]

by ahnationtalk on March 28, 2019171 Views

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Iqaluit Justice Committee seeking members

28 March 2019 Public Service Announcement Iqaluit Justice Committee seeking members Do you have knowledge and experience in dealing with social issues, restorative justice and Inuit societal values? Interested in helping victims and offenders? The Iqaluit Alluriarvik Justice Committee is looking for seven community members – three Elders and four middle generation individuals. Justice committees […]

by ahnationtalk on March 28, 2019235 Views

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Media Advisory – Kenora, Ontario

Canada’s Minister of Infrastructure and Communities visits Kenora, Ontario Kenora, Ontario, March 28, 2019 – The Hon. François-Philippe Champagne, Canada’s Minister of Infrastructure and Communities wraps up his northwestern Ontario tour in Kenora, where he will meet with local and Indigenous leaders to learn about their infrastructure priorities. Date: Wednesday, March 29, 2019 8:00 a.m. […]

by ahnationtalk on March 28, 2019223 Views

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Nunavut Health Careers Camp May 6-10, 2019 – looking for mentors and participants!

The week of May 6, 2019, Iqaluit will welcome students from across Nunavut to participate in the second annual Health Careers Camp. For any students considering health careers who are over 15 years of age and currently attending a high school in Nunavut, this camp may be for you! We are inviting interested mentors and […]

by ahnationtalk on March 28, 2019284 Views

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Government of Canada announces investment in Greater Vancouver Area women’s organizations

Fourteen projects from across the Lower Mainland are receiving funding to ensure women’s and Indigenous organizations can continue providing essential supports to women and their families March 28, 2019 – Vancouver, British Columbia – Department for Women and Gender Equality Women’s organizations provide vital support to our communities, supporting women and girls to be financially […]

by ahnationtalk on March 28, 2019111 Views

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Coady International Institute – Deadline Extended: Indigenous Women in Community Leadership

Mar 27, 2019 Are you a First Nations, Inuit, or Métis woman from Canada who is committed to community development and social change? The Indigenous Women in Community Leadership program is offering an extended deadline. The new deadline to apply is April 14. Learn more or apply now Note: If you have started an application, please ensure […]

by ahnationtalk on March 28, 2019208 Views

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Budget 2019: Moving forward on implementing national pharmacare

March 28, 2019                        Surrey, British Columbia                        Employment and Social Development Canada Canadians are proud of their health care system, which provides care based on need and not the ability to pay. However, not everyone has access to affordable prescription drugs. In fact, Canadians face some of the highest drug costs in the world and drug […]

by ahnationtalk on March 28, 201998 Views

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Trent U: Double Launch Event Heralds New Indigenous Works

March 25, 2019 On a night when unity between people and with nature was celebrated, a simple but impactful collaboration between two drew all the attention. Wiisgaapte (Bitter Smoke), a short film written and directed by Alexandre (Sacha) Trudeau, was premiered at Trent’s Wenjack Theatre on March 22 in conjunction with a book written by […]

by ahnationtalk on March 28, 201986 Views

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UBCIC: Pass C-262 Now

On March 18, 2019, the UBCIC issued an open letter calling on each Senator of Canada to pass Bill C-262, An Act to ensure that the laws of Canada are in harmony with the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, without delay. The UBCIC is calling upon our members, allies, supporters and […]

by pnationtalk on March 28, 2019138 Views

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RCMP end exhaustive Search Effort for missing person, Ambar ROY – RCMP Investigation continues

This morning, March 27, Iqaluit RCMP reviewed the status of the Ambar ROY missing person investigation. The detailed search of the Road to Nowhere traversing approximately 10 kms. NNE of Iqaluit supports Ambar’s potential track from where he was dropped off on Wednesday, March 13. The area where Ambar is believed to be located is […]

by pnationtalk on March 28, 2019219 Views

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Manitoba to Increase Minimum Wage on Oct. 1

March 28, 2019 Better Wages for Manitobans, Predictability for Businesses: Pedersen Manitoba’s minimum wage will increase by 30 cents on Oct. 1, Growth, Enterprise and Trade Minister Blaine Pedersen announced today. “We are providing predictable and sustainable increases to Manitoba’s minimum wage, which achieves the right balance benefitting both employees and employers,” said Pedersen.  “Based […]

by pnationtalk on March 28, 2019182 Views

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Investments will modernize Yukon schools in 2019-20

March 27, 2019 The Government of Yukon is ensuring Yukon schools meet current and future needs of the territory’s education system with over $30 million in capital funding for school projects in 2019–20. This includes $1.6 million to support planning for the first new elementary school in Whitehorse in 27 years. This new school will […]

by pnationtalk on March 28, 2019225 Views

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Sun Metals Reports Financial Results for the Year Ended December 31, 2018

March 27, 2019 Vancouver, B.C. – Sun Metals Corp. (“Sun Metals” or the “Company”) (TSXV: SUNM) is pleased to announce financial results and operating highlights for the year ended December 31, 2018. Highlights through and subsequent to December 31, 2018: In addition to the events associated with the qualifying transaction completed in May 20181, highlights […]

by pnationtalk on March 28, 201980 Views

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Centerra and Premier Report that Greenstone Gold Mines Received Provincial Government Approval

THUNDER BAY, CANADA – March 28, 2019 – Centerra Gold Inc. (“Centerra”) (TSX: CG) and Premier Gold Mines Limited (“Premier”) (TSX: PG) are pleased to announce that the provincial Environmental Assessment (“EA”) for Greenstone Gold Mines (“GGM”) Hardrock Project (the “Project”) was approved on March 26, 2019 by the Minister of Environment, Conservation & Parks of […]

by pnationtalk on March 28, 201994 Views

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Ascot Resources Completes Acquisition of IDM Mining Creating a Leading Gold Development and Exploration Company in British Columbia

Vancouver, B.C. – March 28, 2019 – Ascot Resources Ltd. (TSX.V:AOT, OTCQX:AOTVF)(“Ascot”) and IDM Mining Ltd. (“IDM”), announce that they have completed their previously announced plan of arrangement (the “Arrangement”) under the Business Corporations Act (British Columbia), pursuant to which Ascot acquired all the issued and outstanding common shares of IDM (each, an “IDM Share”), and, in exchange, shareholders […]

by pnationtalk on March 28, 2019151 Views

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Stornoway Reports Fourth Quarter and 2018 Financial Results

LONGUEUIL, Québec, March 28, 2019 — Stornoway Diamond Corporation (TSX-SWY; the “Corporation” or “Stornoway”) is pleased to report financial and operating results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2018. QUARTER AND YEAR ENDED DECEMBER 31, 2018 HIGHLIGHTS: For the year ended December 31, 2018, Stornoway reported Net loss $329.4 million ($ (0.39) per share on […]

by pnationtalk on March 28, 201983 Views

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Trevali Provides Mineral Reserves and Mineral Resources Update; Increases Consolidated M+I Zinc Resources 13% year over year

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 28, 2019 — Trevali Mining Corporation (“Trevali” or the “Company”) (TSX: TV, BVL: TV; OTCQX: TREVF, Frankfurt: 4TI) reports its Mineral Reserves and Mineral Resources statements as of December 31, 2018. H IGHLIGHTS Exploration successfully replaced and increased consolidated zinc Measured and Indicated Resources at all mine sites, with higher grades at Santander and […]

by pnationtalk on March 28, 2019102 Views

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Red Pine Announces Results of AGM

Toronto, Ontario – March 27, 2019– Red Pine Exploration Inc. (TSX-V: RPX) (the “Company” or “Red Pine”) is pleased to announce the results of its annual and special meeting of Shareholders (the “Meeting”) held today in Toronto, Ontario. At the meeting, all resolutions were passed with the required majority: The shareholders elected Drew Anwyll, Andrew […]

by pnationtalk on March 28, 2019159 Views

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LNG Canada funds Arc and Spark welding camp for youth in Kitimat, B.C.

Kitimat, B.C.– March 27, 2019 — LNG Canada today announces it partnered with CWB Welding Foundation to deliver a week-long camp to introduce 18 Indigenous and non-Indigenous youth, aged 11-17 years old, to the welding trade. The camp, Arc and Spark, was developed and facilitated by the CWB Welding Foundation, in collaboration with Kitimat Valley […]

by pnationtalk on March 28, 2019422 Views

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Golden Predator Consolidates 3 Aces District; Acquires 100% Ownership of Reef Project

Vancouver, BC, March 27, 2019: Golden Predator Mining Corp. (TSX.V:GPY, OTCQX:NTGSF) (the “Company” is pleased to announce the Company has agreed to an amendment accelerating its Option to Purchase 100% of the Reef Project from Precipitate Gold Corp consolidating 100% ownership of the 3 Aces District. The Reef Project lies immediately north of the Company’s […]

by pnationtalk on March 28, 201988 Views

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Seabridge Gold Files 2018 Year End Audited Financial Statements and MD&A

March 27, 2019 Toronto, Canada…Seabridge Gold announced today that it has filed its Audited Consolidated Financial Statements and its Management’s Discussion and Analysis for the year ended December 31, 2018 on SEDAR (www.sedar.com) and its Form 40-F has been filed with the SEC on EDGAR (www.sec.gov/). The Company’s Shareholders may, upon request, receive a hard […]

by pnationtalk on March 28, 201979 Views

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Glass Lewis Recommends that Goldcorp and Newmont Shareholders Vote In Favor of Proposed Plan of Arrangement

Second Independent Proxy Advisory Firm to Recommend Newmont and Goldcorp Shareholders Vote “FOR” Newmont Goldcorp Combination VANCOUVER, March 27, 2019  – Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE: GG, TSX: G) (“Goldcorp” or the “Company”) and Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) (“Newmont”) today announced that Glass, Lewis & Co. (“Glass Lewis”) has joined Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (“ISS”) as the second independent proxy […]

by pnationtalk on March 28, 201988 Views

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Thunderchild First Nation launches Thunderchild Energy Services Inc.

CALGARY, March 28, 2019 – Thunderchild First Nation (“TCFN”) is pleased to announce the launch of Thunderchild Energy Services Inc. (“TCES”), an Indigenous majority-owned energy services company based in Calgary, AB. TCES focuses on best-practises in the full life-cycle of environmental and engineering services, including asset retirement and remediation services, for the western Canadian energy […]

by pnationtalk on March 28, 2019184 Views

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Media advisory: Special event to highlight Budget 2019 investments in the federal Gas Tax Fund

Ottawa, Ontario — The Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and the Mayor of Peachland, Cindy Fortin, will participate in an event to highlight Budget 2019 investments in municipalities through the federal Gas Tax Fund. A media availability will follow. Date:  March 28, 2019 Time: 11 a.m. (PDT) Media availability: 11:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Where: Council Chambers, […]

by pnationtalk on March 28, 2019133 Views

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The Daily Thursday, March 28, 2019

National tourism indicators, fourth quarter 2018 Tourism spending in Canada rose 0.3% in the fourth quarter, following a 0.8% gain in the third quarter. Increased spending by international visitors to Canada was partially offset by lower spending by Canadians in Canada. Annually, tourism spending in Canada rose 2.8% in 2018, following a 4.3% gain in […]

by pnationtalk on March 28, 201993 Views

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Returning Indigenous artifacts necessary to reconciliation – yet still a struggle | APTN InFocus

Credits:APTN News Published on Mar 14, 2019 In this episode of InFocus: The phenomenon of hoarding skeletal remains and cultural artifacts of Inuit, Metis and First Nations by private collectors and institutions, flies in the face of reconciliation, say Indigenous leaders. Many of the items are stolen from graves and sacred sites. Others are found […]

by ahnationtalk on March 27, 2019333 Views

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Creating Employment Opportunities for Inuit Through Inuktut Skills

Wednesday March 27th, 2019 Iqaluit, Nunavut –  On the eve of the 20th anniversary of Nunavut’s creation, Inuit are investing more than $5.4 million over three years in accredited Inuktut language training through the Pirurvik Centre. “Inuit are proud to invest in the Pirurvik Centre to meet the tremendous need among Nunavut’s employers for employees […]

by ahnationtalk on March 27, 2019223 Views

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MNFERC: Wuskwi Sipihk School Art Fair

March 25, 2019 Wuskwi Sipihk School held its annual art fair last Friday March 22, 2019. Check out the photos in our gallery to see all the great artwork that was for sale! They hosted a feast, a powwow demonstration and teaching, sang, and drummed for the attendees. All the proceeds from the art sales […]

by ahnationtalk on March 27, 2019132 Views

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Work by the eight laureates of the Governor General’s Awards in Visual and Media Arts featured in new exhibition at the National Gallery of Canada

OTTAWA, March 27, 2019 – #GGArts, opening March 28, 2019, features a selection of outstanding work by the 2019 laureates of the Governor General’s Awards for lifetime achievement in the visual and media arts. Organized by the National Gallery of Canada in collaboration with the Canada Council for the Arts, the exhibition showcases the remarkable […]

by aanationtalk on March 27, 2019251 Views

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Nova Scotia Tables Fourth Consecutive Balanced Budget

March 26, 2019 Government tabled its fourth consecutive balanced budget today, March 26, with continued investments in health care, education, communities and the economy. “This budget builds on our strong fiscal foundation,” said Karen Casey, Minister of Finance and Treasury Board. “Managing our finances well and balancing budgets has given us the ability to invest […]

by ahnationtalk on March 27, 2019160 Views

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NU Government: Celebrate Earth Hour!

27 March 2019 Public Service Announcement Celebrate Earth Hour! The Department of Environment invites Nunavummiut to join in Earth Hour celebrations, this Saturday, March 30 from 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Earth Hour is an annual event held around the world to encourage individuals, communities and businesses to turn off non-essential lights for one hour […]

by ahnationtalk on March 27, 2019166 Views

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Resource Works – Industry voices as one on Bill C-48: it needs to be stopped

March 26, 2019 In a rare missive, the heads of four major industry groups are calling on the Trudeau government to rethink need for a discriminatory ban on economic activity. No Parliamentary action in living memory has laid down a dividing line between Ottawa political interests and First Nations like Bill C-48, the proposed act […]

by ahnationtalk on March 27, 2019157 Views

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YT Government: Task Force appointed to study tourism governance models

March 27, 2019 Tourism and Culture Minister Jeanie Dendys has announced the appointment of seven people to the Yukon Tourism Development Strategy Governance Task Force. The task force is responsible for researching and evaluating a range of tourism governance models, including the current governance model, and providing a recommendation to the Government of Yukon on […]

by ahnationtalk on March 27, 2019186 Views

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Foreword: First Peoples Child & Family Review, Volume 14, Number 1, 2019

The first issue of the First Peoples Child & Family Review was published 15 years ago, in 2004. From then on, this journal has provided a respected platform to share knowledge generated by Indigenous researchers, graduate students, community members, youth, and non-Indigenous allies and supporters. It has been a great privilege to promote the outstanding […]

by ahnationtalk on March 27, 2019105 Views

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The NWMO releases five-year strategic plan for 2019 to 2023

The Nuclear Waste Management Organization (NWMO) has released the latest update to our five-year strategic plan – Implementing Adaptive Phased Management 2019 to 2023 . The plan outlines objectives and priorities as we continue to implement Canada’s plan for the safe, long-term management of used nuclear fuel. The next five years will see us continue to narrow our focus […]

by ahnationtalk on March 27, 2019134 Views

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NCC hosting event to celebrate the husky dog

NCC is hosting an event called “NunatuKavut Inuit and the Dog Team – A Long and Ongoing Tradition” on March 30, 2019 to celebrate and honour the husky dog, which holds a special place in the heart and stories of many NunatuKavut Inuit. The event is taking place on the ice behind the Alexis Hotel […]

by ahnationtalk on March 27, 2019107 Views

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New trees to grow where fire once devastated Fort McMurray thanks to Tree Canada’s Operation ReLeaf Program: Tree Grant Program offers hope and healing to residents and groups

March 26, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) Tree Canada, Canada’s leading national tree charity, is embarking on the next phase of its strategic efforts to restore the urban canopy of residential properties and public spaces devastated by the 2016 wildfires in Fort McMurray with a dedicated Operation ReLeaf program. Tree Canada’s multi-year effort began in 2017 by […]

by ahnationtalk on March 27, 2019107 Views

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Fossil fuel conservation would fight climate change while saving Ontarians billions

TORONTO March 27, 2019 – The Ontario government is increasing energy bills, air pollution, health impacts and greenhouse gas emissions by creating conditions that push up fossil fuel use, says the last report from Dianne Saxe, the Environmental Commissioner of Ontario. A Healthy, Happy, Prosperous Ontario: Why we need more energy conservation, Saxe’s 2019 Energy […]

by ahnationtalk on March 27, 201990 Views

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Resource Works – Policy Note: A closer look at Bill C-48, the proposed ban on shipping oil along British Columbia’s north coast

After careful consideration, we’ve found that Bill C-48 comes up short in striking a balance between environmental and economic interests. One of the most difficult tasks facing any Canadian government in recent years (and for years to come) is striking the right balance between the vast benefits Canadians derive from their natural resource industries and […]

by ahnationtalk on March 27, 2019129 Views

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The NWMO submits 2018 Annual Report

March, 2019 The Nuclear Waste Management Organization (NWMO) submitted Moving towards partnership – Annual Report 2018 to the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Natural Resources. The report highlights the NWMO’s progress in implementing Canada’s plan for used nuclear fuel. “The NWMO can look back on 2018 as a year where we moved from planning to action,” said […]

by ahnationtalk on March 27, 2019118 Views

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MFNERC: Lighting the Fire Registration Online

“Honouring Our Heritage — Celebrating the International Year of Indigenous Languages” REGISTER ONLINE NOW May 8-10, 2019 Victoria Inn Hotel and Convention Centre Winnipeg, Manitoba The United Nations declared 2019 the International Year of Indigenous Languages* in appreciation for the rich contribution languages make to world-wide cultural diversity. Languages play a critical role in our […]

by ahnationtalk on March 27, 2019270 Views

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Attention MNO Harvesters

Please be aware that the Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO) has mailed the annual Métis Harvesters and Migratory Bird Harvesting Survey to all MNO Harvesters. We ask that all Harvesters complete this voluntary, paper survey and return it with the self-addressed, stamped envelope provided. Also, please be aware that the MNO is currently conducting a […]

by ahnationtalk on March 27, 2019143 Views

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Manitoba Releases March Flood Outlook

March 27, 2019 Red River Valley Prepares as Flooding Expected to Reach 2009 Levels, Closing Ring Dikes and PTH 75: Schuler The province’s Hydrologic Forecast Centre (HFC) forecasts a flood in the Red River Valley at or marginally above 2009 levels with normal to unfavorable weather, Infrastructure Minister Ron Schuler said today.  There also remains […]

by ahnationtalk on March 27, 2019178 Views

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MNBC sign Letter of Understanding Ensuring Better Health Delivery Services to Métis on Vancouver Island

On March 22nd, 2019, following the opening ceremonies of the 2019 Métis Nation BC Governing Assembly in Richmond, Métis Nation British Columbia (MNBC) President Clara Morin Dal Col, and Island Health Chair Ms. Leah Hollins, signed a Letter of Understanding (LOU). The LOU outlines a framework in which the Parties will work together to increase […]

by ahnationtalk on March 27, 2019257 Views

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Public notice: A general election has been called in Prince Edward Island

Public notice A general election has been called in Prince Edward Island for April 23, 2019. Throughout the election period, government services will remain available as always, but advertising and communications activities, and updates to this website, will be limited. This includes web content and social media updates. Paid advertisements, including print, digital and broadcast, […]

by ahnationtalk on March 27, 2019165 Views

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BCAFN: All Chiefs Meeting on Children and Families April 4, 2019 – Register

REGISTER INVITATION TO BC FIRST NATIONS APRIL 4, 2019, 8:00 AM-4:00 PM Pinnacle Harbourfront Hotel, 1133 West Hasting Street.Xwməθkwəyə̓ m (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) Səli? lwətaʔɬ/Selí? lwitulh(Tsleil-Waututh) Territories, Vancouver, BC For BC Chiefs, leaders and technicians/experts. OBJECTIVE: to review the recent federal legislation Bill C-92: An Act Respecting First Nations, Inuit and Metis children, youth and families […]

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York U: Health Ecosphere collaboration leads to innovative digital health tech solutions to urgent healthcare challenges

TORONTO, March 27, 2019 – Health Ecosphere, an innovative project established to support the development of digital health technologies in Canada, has led to the commercialization of over 75 new products, forged close to 100 new partnerships, and created a new business model for moving health-tech prototypes to market. The lead partners of Health Ecosphere—York […]

by ahnationtalk on March 27, 2019133 Views

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Nunatsiavut Government: Candidates declared for April 9 Hopedale byelection

March 27, 2018 A byelection will be held in Hopedale on April 9 to choose an Ordinary Member to represent the constituency in the Nunatsiavut Assembly. There are three candidates running in the election: Greg Flowers, Charlotte Lucy-Piercy and James Abia Tuttauk. The Nunatsiavut Assembly meets at least four times a year in Hopedale. Ordinary […]

by ahnationtalk on March 27, 2019130 Views

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