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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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Historic National Gathering of Elders begins today in Edmonton

Posted on Sep 11, 2017 in Health, Role Models, Social Issues, Culture, Gatherings, Conferences, John Copley, Justice, News, Politics | 0 comments

by John Copley   (ANNews) – Thousands of Indigenous Elders, community leaders and members of Canada’s First Nations, Métis...

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AFN marks World Suicide Prevention Day by focusing on ‘Culture for Life’

Posted on Sep 8, 2017 in Health, Social Issues, News | 0 comments

OTTAWA, Sept. 8, 2017 /CNW/ – Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde will mark World Suicide Prevention Day on...

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First Nations Summit applauds restructuring of Federal Ministries

Posted on Aug 28, 2017 in Health, Social Issues, Justice, News, Politics | 0 comments

(Coast Salish Territory, Vancouver, British Columbia, Aug. 28) – Leaders of the First Nations Summit (FNS) are applauding today’s...

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AFN marks August 9 – International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples

Posted on Aug 9, 2017 in Health, Land Claims, Social Issues, Justice, News | 0 comments

OTTAWA, Aug. 8, 2017 /CNW/ – To mark the United Nations International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples on August 9,...

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