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Nipissing First Nation Anishinaabekwe archaeologist wins Governor General Innovation Award – Anishinabek News

May 23, 2024 Trigger warning: readers may be triggered by the subject matter of Indian Residential Schools. To access a 24-hour National Crisis Line, call: 1-866-925-4419. Community Assistance Program (CAP) can be accessed for citizens of the Anishinabek Nation: 1-800-663-1142. NIPISSING FIRST NATION— Nipissing First Nation Anishinaabekwe archaeologist Sarah Hazell is focused on building capacity […]

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Commissioner of Yukon receives the Order of St. John

May 22, 2024 Today, Commissioner Adeline Webber was honoured with the Order of St. John by Chancellor Dr. André Levesque. She also accepted the role of Vice-Prior of the St. John Council for Yukon and was made a Dame of Justice of the Order. Established in 1888 by Queen Victoria, the Most Venerable Order of […]

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Sold-Out CJF Awards Eve to Recognize Excellence

TORONTO, May 22, 2024- The Canadian Journalism Foundation (CJF) proudly announces that the CJF Awards, its annual recognition of journalistic excellence, will take place before a sold-out audience on June 12. Program highlights include the CJF Tribute, honouring tech journalist Kara Swisher for her trailblazing journalism career, fearlessly speaking truth to power within the technology […]

by ahnationtalk on May 22, 202419 Views

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It all starts with a dream: Nunavut’s AIP winners – Nunavut News

May 17, 2024 Interviews with Aneeka Anderson of Investing in the Futures of Inuit Women and Sam Arfin of Learning, Harvesting, Earning- the Nunavut winners from the 2024 Arctic Inspiration Prize. The real winner in this year’s Arctic Inspiration Prize is the developing fabric of Nunavut’s infrastructure. Four projects, two of which were exclusively based […]

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I·SPARC Honours the Recipients of the Regional 2023 Premier’s Awards

Traditional Territory of the lək̓ʷəŋən peoples / Victoria B.C. (May 14, 2024) – The Indigenous Sport, Physical Activity and Recreation Council (I·SPARC) is pleased to announce the regional recipients of the 2023 Premier’s Awards for Indigenous Youth Excellence in Sport. I·SPARC, in collaboration with the Province of British Columbia, launched the regional nomination process in […]

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Habitat for Humanity organizations across Canada recognized for their contributions to innovative housing solutions

TORONTO, May 14, 2024–  Habitat for Humanity Canada is celebrating the achievements of twelve local Habitats in providing impactful housing solutions to their communities across the country. Habitats were recognized for several accomplishments in 2023, such as: supporting members of Saugeen Ojibway Nation in Ontario with critical renovations to housing; achieving the province’s highest energy […]

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Ministerial Statement: Minister Dempster Congratulates Recipients of the Arctic Inspiration Prize

May 14, 2024 The following statement was read in the House of Assembly today by the Honourable Lisa Dempster, Minister of Labrador Affairs and Minister Responsible for Indigenous Affairs and Reconciliation: It is my honour to congratulate individuals from Northern Labrador who have received special recognition. We were pleased to learn that projects from Nunatsiavut […]

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Speech – Governor General’s Innovation Awards

May 14, 2024 Welcome to Rideau Hall for this presentation of the Governor General’s Innovation Awards. I am honoured to recognize your contributions, particularly during Canadian Innovation Week. Before we get started, I would like to acknowledge that we are gathered on the unceded territory of the Algonquin Anishinaabe people. In acknowledging this history, we […]

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Chu Chua deputy fire chief honoured for wildfire resiliency – Barriere Star Journal

May 13, 2024 Melanie Stutt one of five women in B.C. and Alberta to receive prestigious Lynn Orstad Award A deputy fire chief with the Chu Chua Volunteer Fire Department (CCVFD) has been awarded the prestigious Lynn Orstad Award for 2024, which recognizes women in wildfire resiliency. Melanie Stutt was raised on a ranch in […]

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Media Advisory – Governor General to honour excellence in innovation during Canadian Innovation Week

OTTAWA, Ontario—Her Excellency the Right Honourable Mary Simon, Governor General of Canada, will recognize the outstanding contributions of Canada’s top innovators during the Governor General’s Innovation Awards at Rideau Hall. This honours ceremony will take place during Canadian Innovation Week, which runs from May 13 to 17, 2024. The Governor General’s Innovation Awards celebrate excellence […]

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