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Statement by the Prime Minister marking five years since the Final Report of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

June 3, 2024 The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement marking five years since the publication of the Final Report of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls: “Five years ago today, the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls delivered its Final Report. The stories and […]

by ahnationtalk on June 4, 202443 Views

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Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs Statement on the Fifth Anniversary of the MMIWG Report

June 3, 2024 Treaty One Territory – The Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs (AMC) releases the following statement on the fifth anniversary of the final report of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG). The AMC reflects on the ongoing impact of this pivotal report and continues to advocate for the […]

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Statement from the Yukon Advisory Committee on 5th anniversary of the Final Report of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

June 3, 2024 The Yukon Advisory Committee on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, Girls and Two-Spirit+ People has issued the following statement: “Today we mark the five-year anniversary of the release of Reclaiming Power and Place: The Final Report of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls. “First and foremost, on […]

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Government of Canada makes progress in addressing the Calls for Justice to end national crisis of missing and murdered Indigenous women, girls, Two-Spirit, and gender-diverse people

From: Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada June 3, 2024 Indigenous women, girls, Two-Spirit and gender-diverse people are 12 times more likely to go missing or be murdered in comparison to non-Indigenous women in Canada. We must work together urgently to make communities safer, to bring justice to survivors and families, and to dismantle the […]

by ahnationtalk on June 3, 202432 Views

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Ottawa’s Thunderhead monument project hailed by LGBT+ community – Construct Connect

June 3, 2024 Supporters of Canada’s 2SLGBTQI+ National Monument say the groundbreaking ceremony held in May kicking off construction of the Ottawa project was a significant and satisfying milestone on a long journey to justice. The $14-million monument is being financed by the LGBT Purge Fund, created though proceeds of a 2018 class action settlement […]

by ahnationtalk on June 3, 202443 Views

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5 years after MMIWG inquiry’s final report, former commissioners still waiting for progress – CBC

Jun 03, 2024 Former commissioners calling on federal government to use what remains of its mandate to refocus on MMIWG Five years after a national inquiry delivered more than 200 recommendations aimed at protecting Indigenous women and girls from going missing or being murdered, former commissioners say there’s been too little systemic change across the country. Former […]

by ahnationtalk on June 3, 202442 Views

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Indigenous students at ELSS mark Red Dress Day – The Standard

May 16, 2024 As many as 40 Indigenous and a few non-Indigenous students from Elliot Lake Secondary School participated in the walk on Friday, May 3 to remember the Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women, Girls and Two Spirit People (MMIWG2S). The walk was headed up by Jenifer Brousseau, Algoma District Board of Education Indigenous grad […]

by ahnationtalk on May 16, 202451 Views

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Qulliit launches first-ever RED exhibit for Red Dress Day – The Spec

May 13, 2024 Red Dress Day, or the day on May 5th every year we as Canadians set aside to remember the Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG), always holds a special place in the hearts and minds of Indigenous communities. Red Dress Day, or the day on May 5th every year we […]

by ahnationtalk on May 13, 202451 Views

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‘We all want justice’: Hundreds march for missing and murdered Indigenous people on Quw’utsun lands – The Discourse

May 9, 2024 Annual Walk for Justice honours missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls, as well as men. On May 5, a sea of people wearing red walked through Quw’utsun lands demanding justice for the many missing and murdered Indigenous people who are from the region and beyond. The annual Walk for Justice is […]

by ahnationtalk on May 10, 202454 Views

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Langley’s MMIW march gives voice to Indigenous perspectives – Langley Advance Times

May 9, 2024 Many attend community’s fourth march for missing, murdered Indigenous women and two-spirit people Fronting a large group of people taking part in the Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women and Two-Spirit People March on Friday were flag bearers holding high a banner about Kristina Ward. She is the 20-year-old Langley woman last seen […]

by ahnationtalk on May 9, 202450 Views

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