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CIHR – Foundation Grant: 2018-2019 competition results

The Foundation Grant: 2018-2019 competition has approved 28 research grants, for a total investment of $81,416,036Footnote 1. The average grant size is $2,907,716 over seven years. As noted in the Review Process for the Foundation Grant program, CIHR committed to correct gender equity issues within the program. For the 2018-19 Foundation Grant competition, CIHR took […]

by ahnationtalk on July 18, 201918 Views

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Body Worn Camera Pilot Program review released – Thunder Bay Police Service

Incident Date Tuesday, July 16, 2019 – 15:45 Location Thunder Bay Date Published: 2019-07-16 The Thunder Bay Police Service has completed and distributed its comprehensive viability review, which comes following the conclusion of a six-month pilot program. The report was made public and presented to the Thunder Bay Police Service Board during a Tuesday morning meeting […]

by pnationtalk on July 17, 201921 Views

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MMIW: National Inquiry Final Report – Genocide – June 2019

Credits: Jaguar Bird This is a video about “The Mising & Mirdered Indigenous Women & Children” inquiry and committee.., with words, photos and video.. of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.. and many others. Indigenous women and girls have faced a ‘Canadian “Genocide’.. driven by the disproportionate level of violence, according to the final report of the […]

by ahnationtalk on July 15, 201941 Views

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APCFNC: Atlantic Indigenous Labour Market Initiative: Preparing Today’s Youth for Future Employment

Workforce talent recruitment and retention is one of the most urgent issues facing the Atlantic region. In the next decade, the Canadian economy is expected to offer significant opportunities for employment. Those opportunities reflect both Canada’s emergence as a knowledge economy and the impact of retirement from the workforce of the baby boomer generation. An […]

by ahnationtalk on July 15, 201946 Views

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APCFNC: $1.6 Billion of Indigenous business revenue… and Growing Rapidly (+137% since 2012)

July 15, 2019 Highlighting Successful Atlantic Indigenous Businesses Research conducted by the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business shows that Indigenous small business owners across Canada are growing in numbers and experiencing wide-spread success in terms of profitability and growth and in ways that go beyond the bottom-line. Nationally, the number of Indigenous business owners and entrepreneurs […]

by pnationtalk on July 15, 201946 Views

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Report on the Freshwater Fish Marketing Corporation offers strategy to support freshwater fishing industry in western and northern Canada

From: Fisheries and Oceans Canada July 8, 2019 Ottawa, ON — The Freshwater Fish Marketing Corporation (FFMC) plays a critical role in collecting, processing and marketing freshwater fish on behalf of close to 1,600 harvesters, many from Indigenous communities that depend on this vital service. Following Fisheries and Oceans Canada’s 2017 engagement process, a Ministerial Advisory […]

by ahnationtalk on July 8, 2019106 Views

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CCPA: Fossil-Power Top 50 launched

Who’s who of Canada’s fossil fuel industry in a publicly accessible database July 3, 2019 (VANCOUVER) What do Suncor, Encana, the Royal Bank of Canada, the Fraser Institute and 46 other companies and organizations have in common? They are among the entities that make up the most influential fossil fuel industry players in Canada. Today, […]

by ahnationtalk on July 4, 201933 Views

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Expert Panel identifies top climate risks for Canada, potential for adaptation

July 4, 2019 – Ottawa, ON An expert panel convened by the Council of Canadian Academies (CCA) has identified Canada’s top climate change risks and determined that many costs and damages could be avoided with prompt and thoughtful adaptation. Canada’s climate is changing, with recent research showing that temperatures are rising twice as fast as […]

by pnationtalk on July 4, 201941 Views

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(BC) Auditor general outlines performance, goals and priorities

VICTORIA –Carol Bellringer, auditor general, has released the Office of the Auditor General of British Columbia’s 2018/19 annual report and financial statements. The report provides an overview of the office’s performance last year, as well as its current goals and objectives. “Every year, we conduct the largest financial audit in the province, which takes approximately […]

by pnationtalk on July 2, 201930 Views

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Progress Report on a National Public Safety Broadband Network – Working towards the next generation of public safety communications in Canada

TThe Temporary National Coordination Office (TNCO) was established in July 2018 with a mandate to develop options and recommendations for a Public Safety Broadband Network (PSBN) for first responders and public safety personnel across Canada. The TNCO consulted stakeholders and field experts; examined research and literature available to date, as well as pilots and trials; […]

by ahnationtalk on June 28, 201947 Views

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Public Safety Canada: Evaluation of the Aboriginal Community Safety Planning Initiative / Summary of the Evaluation of the Aboriginal Community Safety Planning Initiative

2019-06-28 This report presents the results of the Evaluation of the Aboriginal Community Safety Planning Initiative (ACSPI or the Initiative). There are two main components of the Initiative, the Community Safety Planning Process and Community-based Pilot Projects Evaluation of the Aboriginal Community Safety Planning Initiative The Aboriginal Community Safety Planning Initiative (ACSPI or the Initiative) […]

by aanationtalk on June 28, 201969 Views

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Policy Approaches to Harmful Content Online – Summary Report

Canadian society has the resources to operate more effectively than violent extremists — and at scale — said panelists at two PPF events on countering radicalization online. Participants made recommendations in four policy areas to combat hate that festers without intervention, which not only threatens public safety, but the human rights and lived-experiences of all […]

by pnationtalk on June 24, 201940 Views

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Government not effectively overseeing contracted residential services (OAGBC

June 19, 2019 VICTORIA – The Office of the Auditor General of British Columbia has released a new report: Oversight of Contracted Residential Services for Children and Youth in Care. Overall, the Ministry of Children and Family Development was not providing effective oversight of contracted residential services. “Children and youth in care may not be […]

by pnationtalk on June 19, 201963 Views

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OHRC releases annual report, Foundation of Freedom

June 18, 2019 Today, the Ontario Human Rights Commission (OHRC) submitted Foundation of Freedom, its 2018 – 2019 annual report. This report highlights the OHRC’s work to provide strong, independent oversight over human rights across Ontario. Foundation of Freedom shows the important role of independent human rights oversight agencies in promoting and protecting rights, and engaging with vulnerable […]

by pnationtalk on June 18, 201956 Views

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INAN Report 22: Summary of Evidence of Capacity Building on Reserves

INTRODUCTION In recent years, Canada committed to implementing the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP). Among other things, UNDRIP recognizes that “Indigenous peoples have the right to self-determination” and that, “[b]y virtue of that right they freely determine their political status and freely pursue their economic, social and cultural development” (article […]

by pnationtalk on June 18, 201943 Views

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CRD Releases 2018 Annual Report

Jun 12, 2019 Victoria, BC– The Capital Regional District (CRD) has released its 2018 Annual Report. The report includes highlights from 2018 as well as the 2014-2018 term, outlining progress made on strategic priorities while ensuring the efficient delivery of services. It also features key activities of the CRD’s other corporate entities, the Capital Regional […]

by ahnationtalk on June 14, 201944 Views

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Report to Canadians 2019

Ottawa, Ontario – June 13, 2019 The Report to Canadians 2019 is now available to the public on ourcommons.ca. This annual report highlights the work undertaken by Members of Parliament and the efforts of the House Administration in supporting their activities. It presents information pertaining to the period from April 1, 2018, to March 31, […]

by pnationtalk on June 14, 201932 Views

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Twenty-second Report: Bill C-92, An Act respecting First Nations, Inuit and Métis children, youth and families, with amendment and observations

The Standing Senate Committee on Aboriginal Peoples has the honour to present its TWENTY-SECOND REPORT Your committee, to which was referred Bill C-92, An Act respecting First Nations, Inuit and Métis children, youth and families, has, in obedience to the order of reference of June 10, 2019, examined the said bill and now reports the […]

by ahnationtalk on June 13, 201932 Views

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Twenty-first Report: Bill C-91, An Act respecting Indigenous languages, with amendment

Report of the committee Thursday, June 13, 2019 The Standing Senate Committee on Aboriginal Peoples has the honour to present its TWENTY FIRST REPORT Your committee, to which was referred Bill C-91, An Act respecting Indigenous languages, has, in obedience to the order of reference of May 27, 2019, examined the said bill and now […]

by ahnationtalk on June 13, 201922 Views

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Northern Lights: A wake-up call for the future of Canada

Ottawa – Canada’s Arctic is in crisis. The urgency results from decades of neglect and disregard, climate change and lack of infrastructure. The Special Senate Committee on the Arctic released its report Northern Lights: A Wake-Up Call for the Future of Canada on Tuesday, concluding its intense year-long study and is telling Canadians that “the North IS the future of […]

by aanationtalk on June 13, 201934 Views

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Indigenous reports

Métis Nation Skills and Employment Training Accord Audit of Social Infrastructure Funding – First Nations and Inuit Child Care Initiative Summary Report: Engagement on the Future of Indigenous Labour Market Programming NT5

by ahnationtalk on June 13, 201933 Views

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Canada ranks in the middle of the pack for family-friendly policies among wealthy countries

NEW YORK and TORONTO, 13 June 2019 – Canada ranks 19th in paid leave available for mothers and is tied for last place in paid leave reserved for fathers or second parents, according to a new UNICEF report, which ranks 41 wealthy countries on their family-friendly policies. The UNICEF report — Are the world’s richest […]

by ahnationtalk on June 13, 201938 Views

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Rupertsland Institute: 2019 Labour Market Information Report Released

June 10, 2019 RLI’s annual review of the state of the economy and Métis labour market outlook for 2019 has been released. Read it here: Labour Market Information Report 2019. NT5

by pnationtalk on June 11, 201935 Views

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Economic Outcomes Improved Overall for Indigenous Peoples in Canada – But Are Not on Track to Meet 2022 Targets of Economic Parity

June 10, 2019 Closing Socio-economic Gaps would boost Canada’s economy by $27.7B annually Goose Bay, NL, June 10, 2019 – The 2019 Indigenous Economic Progress Report released today by the National Indigenous Economic Development Board (NIEDB) concludes that while the overall economic outcomes for Indigenous peoples are improving in Canada, this is only to varying, and […]

by pnationtalk on June 10, 201968 Views

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Liberals pressed on missing, murdered Indigenous women, girls report

Credits: The Canadian Press New Democrats use much of their time in question period to ask the Liberals to publicly accept the findings of the inquiry report into missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls, and move quickly on the recommendations. (June 4, 2019.) Use our news video on your website or broadcast: http://www.thecanadianpress.com/multi… The […]

by ahnationtalk on June 9, 2019124 Views

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Coast Funds: New Report Announces First Nations create more than 1000 permanent jobs, 100 businesses using conservation finance

GREAT BEAR RAINFOREST, BRITISH COLUMBIA—Over the last decade, First Nations in the Great Bear Rainforest and Haida Gwaii have created a new conservation economy that links a healthy environment with the prosperity and well-being of their communities, according to a report released today by Coast Funds. Coast Funds—an Indigenous-led conservation finance organization created through the […]

by ahnationtalk on June 6, 201975 Views

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QIA releases 2018-2019 Arctic Bay Nauttiqsuqtiit annual report: The Eyes and Ears of Tallurutiup Imanga

Qikiqtarjuaq, Nunavut – June 4, 2019 – Qikiqtani Inuit Association (QIA) is pleased to release the 2018-2019 annual report for the Arctic Bay pilot of the Tallurutiup Imanga Nauttiqsuqtiit. The report is available on the QIA website. This Inuit steward pilot project is funded as an early benefit for the Tallurutiup Imanga National Marine Conservation Area by […]

by pnationtalk on June 5, 201958 Views

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National Inquiry calls for transformative change to eradicate violence against Indigenous women, girls and 2SLGBTQQIA

Missing and murdered crisis rooted in human and Indigenous rights violations Gatineau, QC, June 3, 2019 — The National Inquiry’s Final Report reveals that persistent and deliberate human and Indigenous rights violations and abuses are the root cause behind Canada’s staggering rates of violence against Indigenous women, girls and 2SLGBTQQIA people. The two volume report, […]

by aanationtalk on June 3, 201972 Views

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Department of Education releases consultation report

Iqaluit, Nunavut (May 30, 2019) – The Department of Education today released Choosing Our Path Forward, the report detailing the 2018-2019 Education Act and Inuit Language Protection Act community consultations. “I greatly appreciate the feedback we received during our consultations,” said Minister of Education David Joanasie. “Comments from Nunavummiut helped shape the proposed amendments to […]

by ahnationtalk on May 31, 2019100 Views

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Report 20: Bill C-88, An Act to amend the Mackenzie Valley Resource Management Act and the Canada Petroleum Resources Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts – Presented to the House: May 30, 2019

In accordance with its Order of Reference of Tuesday, April 9, 2019, your Committee has considered Bill C-88, An Act to amend the Mackenzie Valley Resource Management Act and the Canada Petroleum Resources Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts, and agreed on Thursday, May 30, 2019, to report it without amendment. A […]

by ahnationtalk on May 30, 201951 Views

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Report 19: Bill C-92, An Act respecting First Nations, Inuit and Métis children, youth and families – Presented to the House: May 30, 2019

In accordance with its Order of Reference of Friday, May 3, 2019, your Committee has considered Bill C-92, An Act respecting First Nations, Inuit and Métis children, youth and families, and agreed on Tuesday, May 28, 2019, to report it with the following amendments: Clause 1 That Bill C-92, in Clause 1, be amended by […]

by ahnationtalk on May 30, 201948 Views

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Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) Releases Journey to Safe SPACES: Indigenous Anti- Human Trafficking Engagement Report

Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) Releases Journey to Safe SPACES: Indigenous Anti- Human Trafficking Engagement Report Thunder Bay, May 29, 2019 – ONWA released the survivor and community led Journey to Safe SPACES: Indigenous Anti- Human Trafficking Engagement Report at a press conference held in Thunder Bay today. The report, funded in collaboration with the […]

by pnationtalk on May 30, 201961 Views

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Canadian homes and businesses could have much smaller carbon footprint by 2050, says joint IEA-NEB report

May 29, 2018 – Calgary, Alberta – National Energy Board A new joint report by the International Energy Agency (IEA) and the National Energy Board (NEB) shows that CO2 emissions from Canadian buildings could be 80 per cent lower by 2050, with major energy intensity improvements and shifts away from fossil fuels to low-carbon energy sources. The report, […]

by ahnationtalk on May 29, 201948 Views

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More intense wildfires are here to stay and we need to adapt: report – Folio

Update on state of Canada’s mountain regions looks at human scale of ecological disaster wrought by changing climate. Zac Robinson remembers hiking through B.C.’s Monashee Mountains last August and, on a cloudless day, staring directly into the sun. What made his look upwards a possibility was the smoke collecting from more than 560 B.C. forest […]

by ahnationtalk on May 27, 201947 Views

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Canada Research Coordinating Committee publishes first progress report

We are pleased to announce the release of the Canada Research Coordinating Committee’s (CRCC) first progress report. The report provides an update on the important steps the committee members have taken to shape Canada’s well-coordinated, federal research funding system. One of the highlights is the launch of the New Frontiers in Research Fund, which is helping […]

by pnationtalk on May 24, 201944 Views

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Manitoba Ombudsman releases 2018 annual report

May 22, 2019 Manitoba Ombudsman’s 2018 Annual Report highlights the work and accomplishments of the office under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, the Personal Health Information Act, the Ombudsman Act and the Public Interest Disclosure (Whistleblower Protection) Act. The report is available in English and French on the ombudsman’s website at […]

by ahnationtalk on May 23, 201944 Views

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WIVOS19: Report Finds Women’s Creative Leadership Essential To Reaching Gender Balance In Canadian Film and Television Industry

50:50 BY 2020 Creative Leadership by Diverse Women Key To Achieving Greater Diversity TORONTO (May 15, 2019)– ​Women in View (WIV) releases the fifth and most extensive instalment of Women in View On Screen (WIVOS), a periodic report documenting the participation of women in creative roles in Canada’s publicly funded film and TV industry. The […]

by ahnationtalk on May 15, 2019109 Views

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MIG2021 Regional Volleyball Event

The first ever MIG2021 Regional Volleyball Event is scheduled to take place on June 1, 2019, on Rama First Nation at the MASK Community Gym. The tournament will feature up to ten (10) co-ed teams and is open to teams from outside the province. For more information about the tournament please contact ISWO Regional Coordinator, […]

by pnationtalk on May 15, 201995 Views

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KidsRights Index 2019: economic growth doesn’t lead to improved children’s rights

Amsterdam, May 14th – There is still a significant gap between international children’s rights and the daily reality of children around the world. Even in developed countries the priority for children’s rights is inadequate. This is demonstrated by the KidsRights Index 2019 published today by the international children’s rights organization KidsRights and the Erasmus University […]

by pnationtalk on May 15, 2019180 Views

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The Standing Committee on The Status of Women Tables Its Report on The Systems of Shelters and Transition Houses Serving Women and Children Affected by Violence

Ottawa, May 01, 2019 – The House of Commons Standing Committee on the Status of Women (the Committee) tabled its report entitled Surviving Abuse and Building Resilience—A Study of Canada’s Systems of Shelters and Transition Houses Serving Women and Children Affected by Violence today. The Committee conducted this study with the understanding that the physical and psychological […]

by pnationtalk on May 2, 2019113 Views

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(SK) Advocate for Children and Youth Tables 2018 Annual Report

REGINA – The Saskatchewan Advocate for Children and Youth, Corey O’Soup, tabled his third annual report in the Legislative Assembly today. The report showcases the Advocate’s work this year, along with the innovative actions and practices that are currently providing supports to children, youth and their families across the province. With a focus on mental […]

by ahnationtalk on April 30, 201975 Views

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Abbott/Chapman report: progress update

The B.C. government has released its updated action plan in response to the government-commissioned, independent Abbott/Chapman report on the unprecedented 2017 wildfire and flood seasons in British Columbia. The initial action plan was released October 2018, with a commitment to provide updates over six-month intervals until October 2020. The update details action taken on the […]

by ahnationtalk on April 30, 201975 Views

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Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder prevalence up to 40 times higher in some subpopulations worldwide

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder prevalence up to 40 times higher in some subpopulations worldwide TORONTO, April 30, 2019 – Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) affects people from all racial, ethnic and sociological backgrounds.  However a major new review of the world literature has found that FASD is 10 to 40 times higher in certain groups than […]

by pnationtalk on April 30, 201997 Views

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CCA: Integrated Approaches to Natural Resource Management Key to Canada’s Continued Prosperity

A new expert panel report from the Council of Canadian Academies (CCA) finds that conventional methods of natural resource management haven’t kept pace with the scale and complexity of 21st century problems. It concludes that we know enough to act on integrated approaches to engagement, planning, and decision-making that will protect the health and competitiveness […]

by ahnationtalk on April 26, 2019124 Views

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PPSC: New Report Released on Prevention of Wrongful Convictions

Ottawa – April 25, 2019 – A comprehensive new report on what police and prosecutors can do to prevent wrongful convictions, entitled “Innocence at Stake: The Need for Continued Vigilance to Prevent Wrongful Convictions in Canada,” was released today by the Federal-Provincial-Territorial Heads of Prosecutions Committee (HOP). The report, prepared by a committee of senior […]

by ahnationtalk on April 25, 2019109 Views

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NEB releases report on Canada’s transition to low-emission energy sources

April 25, 2019 – Calgary – National Energy Board Canada’s transition to low-emission energy sources is underway but it remains one of the most emission-intensive nations in the world, according to a new report released by the National Energy Board. The Canada’s Energy Transition report identifies that while energy and emissions-intensities have been declining, Canada still […]

by ahnationtalk on April 25, 2019133 Views

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Report: BC Hydro acts to address record low reservoir levels

Apr 23, 2019 VANCOUVER: Despite extreme weather leaving reservoirs at record low levels over the winter and challenges related to the Enbridge gas pipeline explosion, BC Hydro managed to meet the electricity demand while keeping rates low over the past several months. A new BC Hydro report titled “Generational challenge: How B.C.’s generation system is […]

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 201952 Views

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Energy Council of Canada: 2018 NAREF Reports

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by aanationtalk on April 23, 201967 Views

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NTI: Is Nunavut education criminally inadequate?

An analysis of current policies for Inuktut and English in education, international and national law, linguistic and cultural genocide and crimes against humanity (April 22, 2019 – New York, New York) 2019 is the International Year of Indigenous Languages. It also marks 20 years since the establishment of the Nunavut territorial public government.Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated […]

by ahnationtalk on April 22, 2019125 Views

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New First Nations Report Details Groundbreaking Dialogue around Native Stewardship of Lands, Natural Resources and Sacred Sites

LONGMONT, Colorado (April 18, 2019) – In November 2018 in Denver, Colorado, First Nations Development Institute (First Nations) convened representatives of 15 tribes and Native nonprofit organizations alongside natural resource professionals and experts in Native law and policy to begin a dialogue. That dialogue was about tribal stewardship of land, natural resources and sacred sites. […]

by pnationtalk on April 18, 2019104 Views

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