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A lot of those needs have changed ‘ — MACSI reflects on 50 years of treating addictions – Prince Albert Daily Herald

January 17, 2019 The Métis Addictions Council of Saskatchewan (MACSI) is celebrating its 5oth anniversary. The organization, which operates treatment centres in Prince Albert, Saskatoon and Regina, kicked off its celebration with a press conference at the Prince Albert location Thursday. MACSI provides inpatient and outpatient support, as well as a stabilization program that is […]

by ahnationtalk on January 18, 2019241 Views

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Michael McLeod highlights four recipients of new Indigenous Research Capacity and Reconciliation—Connection Grants in the Northwest Territories

Grants will support projects to identify new ways of doing research with Indigenous communities January 17, 2019 – Yellowknife, NWT – Government of Canada The Government of Canada is committed to renewing its relationship with Indigenous peoples—one based on the recognition of rights, respect, collaboration and partnership. When we recognize Indigenous rights and traditional knowledge, […]

by pmnationtalk on January 18, 2019292 Views

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PSAC stands in solidarity with the defenders of Unist’ot’en Camp

January 17, 2019 Last week, RCMP officers arrested and detained several Wet’suwet’en people on their unceded territory while they were defending their land from a major pipeline development. The Unist’ot’en community has had a camp set up since 2009 to block TransCanada Corp from building the Coastal GasLink pipeline. PSAC’s National Indigenous Peoples’ Circle Representatives […]

by pmnationtalk on January 18, 2019298 Views

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Second Session of the Sixty-Third General Assembly to Resume Feb. 28

January 18, 2019 The second session of the 63rd general assembly will resume at 1 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 28. Media Contact: Neil Ferguson Clerk of the House of Assembly 902-424-5978 Email: [email protected] NT4

by pmnationtalk on January 18, 2019258 Views

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United Nations Rules Indian Act Discriminates Against First Nations Women

January 18, 2019 VANCOUVER – INDIGENOUS – “The UN Human Rights Committee says that Canada is obligated to provide an effective and enforceable remedy. This requires Canada to make full reparations, including: 1) ensuring that Sharon McIvor, Jacob Grismer, and all others excluded by, or granted only a lesser category of status, because of the […]

by ahnationtalk on January 18, 2019279 Views

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Ep. 20 – The Concept of “Indigenomics” with Ken Coates and Carol Anne Hilton

January 17, 2019 In this episode of Pod Bless Canada, Ken Coates is joined by Carol Anne Hilton to further an enduring dialogue at MLI around Indigenous economic development and opportunity. Their conversation explores how the last 20 years of Indigenous legal and economic progress have created a platform for collaborative, nation-to-nation economic growth. Hilton […]

by pmnationtalk on January 18, 2019467 Views

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New projects through Workforce Innovation Centre to support rural residents, women, newcomers

January 17, 2019 The Honourable Bernard Davis, Minister of Advanced Education, Skills and Labour (AESL) has announced more than $2.27 million in funding for the Second Call for Proposals (2018) approved through the Newfoundland and Labrador Workforce Innovation Centre. The funding, being provided as part of the Canada – Newfoundland and Labrador Labour Market Development […]

by pmnationtalk on January 18, 2019233 Views

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Seneca College: Reflections on colonization

Candy Palmater speaks at third annual Seneca Talks Jan. 17, 2019 It was nearly standing-room only for the 2019 edition of Seneca Talks. The first of a four-part lecture series presented by First [email protected], special guest Candy Palmater gave a lecture then led a discussion at the Great Hall on Monday, Jan. 14. A diverse audience of more than 200 people […]

by pmnationtalk on January 18, 2019298 Views

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YVR Art Foundation: One More Week! Emerging and Mid-Career Artist Scholarship Program Call for Applications closes Jan 25, 2019

January 17, 2019 One more week! The YVR Art Foundation Call for Applications to BC and Yukon Indigenous artists for the 2019 Emerging Artist Scholarship Program and the Mid-Career Artist Scholarship Program is open! Application Deadline: Friday, January 25, 2019, at 4pm. NEW for 2019 The Youth Art Scholarship has been renamed to the Emerging Artist […]

by pmnationtalk on January 18, 2019390 Views

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Canada and Ahiarmiut Relocation Society to mark important milestones on path of reconciliation

Arviat, Nunavut – Members of the media are invited to attend a plaque unveiling with the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, and the Ahiarmiut Relocation Society. Date: January 22, 2019 Time: 10:30 a.m. (CST) Where: Ahiarmiut Relocation Plaque Site (Outdoor event) Intersection of 3rd Avenue and 4th Street Arviat, Nunavut Following the plaque […]

by ahnationtalk on January 18, 2019288 Views

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