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Canada Promotes Indigenous Participation in British Columbia’s Forest Sector

October 18, 2018 – Terrace, British Columbia – Natural Resources Canada Canada’s forest sector continues to play a key role in our economy and our efforts to address climate change. The Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources (NRCan), today announced over $669,000 in funding for two forestry projects for Kitselas First Nation to position […]

by pmnationtalk on October 19, 2018502 Views

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The Daily Friday, October 19, 2018

Consumer Price Index, September 2018 The Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose 2.2% year over year in September, following a 2.8% increase in August. On a seasonally adjusted monthly basis, the CPI was down 0.1% in September, after rising 0.1% in August. Continue reading  Retail trade, August 2018 Retail sales declined 0.1% to $50.8 billion in […]

by pmnationtalk on October 19, 2018433 Views

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The changing nature of Canada’s Indigenous community

Credits: MunicipalWorld Gabrielle Scrimshaw, Indigenous entrepreneur, activist, and speaker, chats with Municipal World CEO Susan Gardner about the shifting demographics of Canada’s Indigenous community. With 50 percent of Indigenous people in Canada living in cities, and 400,000 Indigenous youth about to enter the workforce, we need to have important conversations – about Aboriginal history, reaching […]

by ahnationtalk on October 18, 2018945 Views

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UBCIC: Open Letter to Ministers Carolyn Bennett and Jody Wilson-Raybould – Historical Losses and What Is Owed: The Need for Transparency Regarding Canada’s Liabilities in First Nations Land Claims

October 18, 2018 Dear Ministers Bennett and Wilson-Raybould, We write today to call on you to demonstrate your government’s public commitments to transparency and the renewal of Canada’s relationship with Indigenous peoples by disclosing how Canada calculates its contingent liabilities regarding Indigenous Nations’ land claims – and by affirming your government’s intention to fulfill its […]

by ahnationtalk on October 18, 2018509 Views

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Governor General of Canada and Minister Monsef recognize great contribution of six Canadian women to gender equality

From: Status of Women Canada October 18, 2018 – Ottawa, ON – Status of Women Canada Today, the Honourable Maryam Monsef, Minister of Status of Women, announced the recipients of the Governor General’s Awards in Commemoration of the Persons Case for 2018. These outstanding Canadian women are: Rina Arseneault – Fredericton, NB Shirley Cuillierrier – […]

by ahnationtalk on October 18, 2018663 Views

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AB Government: Preventing violence, creating healthy communities

Oct 18, 2018 The Alberta government is taking action to prevent family violence by supporting organizations that address the causes and create local solutions. Organizations can now apply for Family and Community Safety Program grants that support their work to prevent family and sexual violence, promote healthy relationships and create inclusive communities. Successful projects work […]

by ahnationtalk on October 18, 2018649 Views

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OTF: Supporting Youth and Families Across Ontario

Today, the Youth Opportunities Fund announced the deadlines for three grant streams that aim to support projects improving the wellbeing of children, youth, and families facing systemic barriers. The Youth Innovations Stream invests in the work of grassroots groups that are youth-led or youth-adult partnerships by funding projects that test an idea or grow a […]

by ahnationtalk on October 18, 2018556 Views

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VIU Library Receives a Grant to Digitize Canada’s Historical Narratives of Exploration

October 18, 2018 The narratives of Canada’s journey of exploration will be shared with the online world through the digitization of Vancouver Island University’s (VIU’s) Special Collections archives. VIU is one of 21 successful candidates from 213 applications to receive funding from Libraries and Archives Canada (LAC) and the National Heritage Digitization Strategy (NHDS)to digitize […]

by ahnationtalk on October 18, 2018525 Views

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Statement from Ministers Bennett, Philpott and Monsef on the National Moose Hide Campaign Gathering and Day of Fasting

From: Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada Ottawa, Ontario (October 18, 2018) – The Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, Carolyn Bennett, together with the Minister of Indigenous Services, Jane Philpott, and the Minister of Status of Women, Maryam Monsef, issued the following statement today: “Today at the National Moose Hide Campaign Gathering and Day of Fasting, […]

by ahnationtalk on October 18, 2018437 Views

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City of Burnaby Demands Trans Mountain Stop Construction

17 October 2018, Coast Salish territory (Burnaby, BC) Trans Mountain Corporation must stop construction at the Burnaby Mountain tank farm, says the City of Burnaby in a submission to the National Energy Board. The Trans Mountain tank farm construction site should have been shut down with the rest of the construction activity on the pipeline and tanker project […]

by ahnationtalk on October 18, 2018399 Views

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