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AFN presents an Eagle Staff to Canada in honour of 10th anniversary of UNDRIP

Posted on Sep 13, 2017 in Health, Treaty Rights, Social Issues, Justice, Metis Rights, News | 0 comments

(ANNews) – Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde was in New York City on September 13, 2017 to gift a traditional...

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Alberta marks UN Indigenous rights anniversary

Posted on Sep 13, 2017 in Health, Treaty Rights, Land Claims, Social Issues, Justice, Metis Rights, Child Services, News | 0 comments

(September 13, 2017) – Indigenous Relations Minister Richard Feehan issued the following statement celebrating the 10th anniversary...

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NEB to hear oral traditional evidence on NGTL’s plans to abandon the Peace River Mainline

Posted on Aug 21, 2017 in Business, Resource Development, Metis Rights, News | 0 comments

August 21, 2017 – Calgary – National Energy Board The National Energy Board (NEB) will hear oral traditional evidence from two Métis...

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Metis Homecoming launches Canada 150 celebrations in Rocky Mountain House AB

Posted on Apr 10, 2017 in Music, Culture, Gatherings, John Copley, Metis Rights, News, Sports, Arts, Culture | 1 comment

by John Copley (ANNews) – On February 18-19, 2017, the Rocky Mountain House National Historic Site became the launchpad for...

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New book – “Songs Upon the Rivers” – unearths the buried history of the Metis

Posted on Apr 6, 2017 in Literature, Culture, Metis Rights | 1 comment

 by Regan Treewater  (ANNews) – An increasing number of universities and colleges across North America are offering...

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MNA President Poitras Applauds Precedent-Setting Federal Budget for Métis Nation

Posted on Mar 23, 2017 in Justice, Metis Rights, News, Politics | 0 comments

(March 23, 2017) – Today, Métis Nation of Alberta (“MNA”) President Audrey Poitras commended Prime Minister Trudeau and his...

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