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National Gathering of Elders featured important keynote forums

Posted on Oct 16, 2017 in Health, Land Claims, Role Models, Social Issues, Culture, Gatherings, John Copley, Justice, Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, News, Residential Schools | 0 comments

by John Copley (ANNews) – When four and a half thousand Indigenous Elders made their way into the spacious Hall ‘D’ meeting room...

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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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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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Canada announces ten principles guiding its relationship with Indigenous peoples

Posted on Jul 14, 2017 in Business, Health, Treaty Rights, Land Claims, Social Issues, Justice, News, Politics | 0 comments

Coast Salish Territory/Vancouver, BC— Leaders of the First Nations Summit are welcoming today’s announcement outlining Canada’s...

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PM Trudeau Signs Agreement with AFN to Ensure Progress on First Nations Priorities

Posted on Jun 12, 2017 in Health, Treaty Rights, Land Claims, Social Issues, Justice, News, Politics | 2 comments

OTTAWA, June 12, 2017 /CNW/ – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde today signed a Memorandum of...

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UAlberta launches Massive Online Course: Indigenous Canada

Posted on Apr 28, 2017 in Education, Training, Treaty Rights, Land Claims, News, Residential Schools | 2 comments

By Regan Treewater (ANNews) – When asked what they know about the history of the land they live on, Treaty Six territory, most...

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