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Métis Nation–Saskatchewan takes historic step on the path to self-government through official launch of Kischi mashinahikan ooschi Michif

May 27, 2024 – Treaty 6 Territory and Heartland of the Métis, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan –, Today, Métis Nation–Saskatchewan (MN–S) announced its path for the pursuit of self-government through Kischi mashinahikan ooschi Michif – the Sacred Document of the Michif. This self-government agreement is a modern treaty being negotiated with Canada and and will constitutionally protect […]

by ahnationtalk on May 27, 202462 Views

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Sheshegwaning First Nation celebrates historic Governance Agreement approval signing – Anishinabek News

April 24, 2024 That’s how Anishinabek Nation Governance Commissioner Patrick Madahbee summed up the memorable evening held in Sheshegwaning First Nation’s Community Complex March 18, 2024. About 60 citizens turned out to the festive event to enjoy a meal, listen to presentations, and celebrate their successful support for the Anishinabek Nation Governance Agreement (ANGA) Act. […]

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 202475 Views

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City of Powell River Council called on to endorse C3 meetings – PR Peak

April 4th, 2024 Resident asked councillors to enable continued communication with Tla’amin Nation and qathet Regional District City of Powell River councillors have been urged to support motions regarding community meetings and community working groups. At the April 2 committee of the whole meeting, Kim Barton-Bridges said recognizing that the BC Legislature unanimously passed the […]

by ahnationtalk on April 5, 202473 Views

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Federal government reaches $7M settlement with BC First Nation – Kelowna Now

Apr 5, 2024 The federal government and a British Columbia First Nation have reached a $7−million settlement over a lumber grievance that dates back to 1942. Crown−Indigenous Relations Minister Gary Anandasangaree and ?aqam Chief Joe Pierre Jr. announced the settlement Thursday, where Canada will pay the cash to compensate the First Nation for its economic […]

by ahnationtalk on April 5, 202477 Views

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Ontario Expanding Access to Vital Government Services in the North

March 11, 2024 HUNTSVILLE — The Ontario government is making it easier and more convenient to access in-person government services, such as driver’s licences and health cards, with the launch of a mobile service centre in six northern Ontario communities. The mobile centre will deliver in-person access to services to the communities of MacTier, Burk’s […]

by ahnationtalk on March 11, 2024102 Views

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The Government of Yukon extends engagement period for review of the Child Care Act

09/02/2024 The public engagement for the review of the Child Care Act has been extended to February 29, 2024, to allow Yukoners more time to respond to the proposed changes to this important legislation. The engagement period launched on November 27, 2023, and has garnered several hundred responses from parents, early childhood educators, operators of […]

by ahnationtalk on February 9, 2024103 Views

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Ontario Making it Easier and More Affordable for Indigenous Communities to Access Vital Government Services

January 23, 2024 Province permanently waiving fees for death records and applications to reclaim a traditional name TORONTO — The Ontario government is providing financial relief for Indigenous peoples and communities by permanently waiving fees for death records and delayed registration of death for children who attended Indian Residential Schools. The province is also permanently […]

by ahnationtalk on January 23, 2024176 Views

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Operation Nanook Activity in Nunavut

Operation Nanook is the Canadian Armed Forces, signature Northern operation to deliver Arctic training, develop partnerships, and improve the readiness of all participants. Operation Nanook includes four operations carried out in the Canadian Arctic including Operation Nanook – Nunakput which occurs on northern waterways. The aim of this operation is to enhance the Canadian Armed […]

by ahnationtalk on August 15, 2022205 Views

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Nunavik Takes Important Step Towards Self-Determination in Research Governance

Kuujjuaq, July 05, 2022 – With the official support of organizations involved in research in Nunavik and the Nunavik Marine Region, Nunavik officially entered the establishment phase for its new research approval and oversight organization. This entity will respond to the critical need of Nunavik communities and organizations to play a more meaningful role in […]

by ahnationtalk on July 5, 2022227 Views

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How many of the TRC Calls to Action are complete? Don’t ask the federal government.

How many of the TRC Calls to Action are complete? Don’t ask the federal government. The federal government is directly or jointly accountable for 76 of the 94 Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada’s Calls to Action. The official government website “Delivering on Truth and Reconciliation Commission Calls to Action“ provides detailed explanations of actions they […]

by pmnationtalk on April 26, 2022889 Views

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