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How Cowessess First Nation’s historic child welfare agreement with Canada and Saskatchewan works – CBC

Cowessess First Nation will have complete decision-making power over its children and youth Jul 09, 2021 Cowessess First Nation reclaimed its inherent right to look after its own children with the signing of a co-ordination agreement with Saskatchewan and the federal government on Tuesday. The historic signing — the first of its kind in Canada […]

by ahnationtalk on July 9, 202195 Views

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Many First Nations developing child welfare program after historic first at Cowessess – CTV News

July 8, 2021 REGINA — Many Indigenous communities in Canada are looking to take back jurisdiction over children in care after a historic announcement at the Cowessess First Nation. The Saskatchewan First Nation took back control over its child welfare system with an agreement signed by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Premier Scott Moe and Cowessess […]

by pmnationtalk on July 8, 202158 Views

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Ottawa transfers control of children in care to Saskatchewan First Nation – Durham Radio News

July 7, 2021 COWESSESS FIRST NATION, SASKATCHEWAN — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau called it a historic moment as control over children in care was transferred Tuesday to a Saskatchewan First Nation for the first time under federal legislation. Trudeau was visiting the Cowessess First Nation and signed an agreement with Chief Cadmus Delorme and Premier […]

by pmnationtalk on July 7, 202159 Views

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One day there will be no children in care,’ says Cowessess Chief after historic child welfare deal inked – CBC

Agreement signed in ceremony on Saskatchewan First Nation Tuesday Jul 07, 2021 Saskatchewan’s Cowessess First Nation is the first Indigenous group in Canada to ink an agreement with Ottawa for federal funding of locally controlled child welfare services since the Act Respecting First Nations, Inuit and Métis Children, Youth and Families came into force last […]

by pmnationtalk on July 7, 202180 Views

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New support for child and family services in Cowessess First Nation

July 6, 2021 Cowessess First Nation, Saskatchewan First Nation, Inuit, and Métis children deserve the best possible start in life – to grow up in their communities, immersed in their cultures, and surrounded by loved ones. That is why the Government of Canada worked with Indigenous partners to co-develop the historic Act respecting First Nations, […]

by pmnationtalk on July 7, 2021204 Views

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Province takes Long Plain First Nation to court over on-reserve pot shop – The Growthop

Jul 05, 2021 “Canada failed to consider Indigenous interests when legalizing cannabis and as a result, First Nations were forced to exercise their jurisdiction in respect of cannabis to fight for access to this market” Long Plain First Nation is set to face off Manitoba’s Liquor, Gaming and Cannabis Authority in court over a dispute […]

by ahnationtalk on July 5, 202167 Views

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Vaughn Palmer: Blueberry River First Nations triumphs in court over B.C. government – Vancouver Sun

Jul 01, 2021 “The province has taken up lands to such an extent that there are not sufficient and appropriate lands in the Blueberry claim area to allow for Blueberry’s meaningful exercise of their treaty rights. The province has therefore unjustifiably infringed Blueberry’s treaty rights.” — Justice Emily Burke VICTORIA — The B.C. government lost […]

by ahnationtalk on July 2, 202181 Views

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Marten Falls First Nation Joins Class Action Litigation on Drinking Water Advisory and calls on the Government of Canada for Critical Housing and Infrastructure Appropriations

THUNDER BAY, ON, June 29, 2021 – Marten Falls First Nation has agreed to join the class-action litigation on drinking water advisories in First Nation communities, which will be led by Olthuis, Kleer, Townshend (OKT) LLP and McCarthy Tétrault LLP. Marten Falls has decided to participate in this class-action lawsuit because it has been under […]

by ahnationtalk on June 29, 2021111 Views

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AMC stands in solidarity with the Swan Lake First Nation on its lawsuit against the government of Manitoba and the MLLC

June 28, 2021 AMC stands in solidarity with the Swan Lake First Nation on its lawsuit against the government of Manitoba and the MLLC Treaty One Territory, Manitoba – The Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs (AMC) stands in solidarity with the Swan Lake First Nation and all First Nations in Manitoba challenging abuses of power and […]

by ahnationtalk on June 29, 202173 Views

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Court case deals with history and identity – Anishinabek News

June 29, 2021 A recent court case, held virtually in North Bay, created quite a controversy and raised questions about the legitimacy of the Robinson Treaty of 1850 and the rights of local Indigenous people to hunting and fishing in the region. The case concerned 54 individuals who had been charged with violating provincial hunting […]

by ahnationtalk on June 29, 202154 Views

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