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SSHRC: Launch of new tri-agency Indigenous Research Capacity and Reconciliation—Connection Grants

The new tri-agency Indigenous Research Capacity and Reconciliation—Connection Grants invites proposals from applicants affiliated with First Nations, Métis and Inuit not-for-profit organizations, as well as with other not-for-profit organizations or Canadian postsecondary institutions in any discipline. The initiative will support short-term targeted interdisciplinary events, outreach activities and position papers to help guide new ways of […]

by ahnationtalk on June 22, 20186 Views

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RCMP: National Indigenous Peoples Day – Read about some of our projects and initiatives

The RCMP has a proud history of more than 140 years of service to First Nations, Métis and Inuit communities. Today, we work in more than 600 Indigenous communities across Canada. Read about some of our activities and initiatives. An Eagle Staff to honour and acknowledge First Nations people in Canada Staff Sgt. Jeff Poulette […]

by ahnationtalk on June 22, 20187 Views

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Chiefs and ministers hold Indigenous economic development roundtable

22 June 2018 MONCTON (GNB) – An Indigenous economic development roundtable was held today in Moncton. Participants included Mi’kmaq, Wolastoq and Peskotomuhkati chiefs and ministers of the provincial and federal governments. The concept for the roundtable emerged from earlier conversations among chiefs and ministers in Miramichi. Its goal is to honour the commitment to work […]

by ahnationtalk on June 22, 20188 Views

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Media advisory: Dwight Ball, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, and Yvonne Jones, Member of Parliament for Labrador will announce support to help Indigenous people in Labrador get vital job skills and work experience

From: Employment and Social Development Canada The Honourable Dwight Ball, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, and Yvonne Jones, Member of Parliament for Labrador and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs, will announce Government of Canada and Government of Newfoundland and Labrador support to help Indigenous people in Labrador get vital […]

by ahnationtalk on June 22, 201814 Views

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Government of Canada and Eel Ground First Nation work in partnership to improve water and community infrastructure

From: Indigenous Services Canada News release June 22, 2018 – Moncton, NB – Indigenous Services Canada Working in partnership with First Nation communities, investing in on-reserve water and wastewater infrastructure is a priority for Indigenous Services Canada and the federal government. The Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Indigenous Services Canada, visited Eel Ground First Nation […]

by ahnationtalk on June 22, 20187 Views

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NB Government: Nepisiguit Mi’gmaq Trail recognized as Signature Trail

21 June 2018 BATHURST (GNB) – The provincial government has recognized the Nepisiguit Mi’gmaq Trail as one of the 11 Signature Trails highlighted in the recently announced Trails Action Plan. “We are determined to develop the full potential of the Signature trails so that visitors looking for this type of trail will be keen to […]

by ahnationtalk on June 22, 20186 Views

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New Licence Plate Promotes Nova Scotia’s Mi’kmaw Heritage

June 22, 2018 A new licence plate will recognize the importance of Mi’kmaw heritage and Mi’kmaw youth sport and recreation activities. “The new Mi’kmaw licence plate is one way we can enhance visibility and appreciation of Mi’kmaw culture in Nova Scotia” said Premier Stephen McNeil, also Minister of Aboriginal Affairs. “I am pleased that our […]

by ahnationtalk on June 22, 20188 Views

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NL Government: The Rooms Announces Indigenous Artist in Residence Program

June 21, 2018 In observation of National Indigenous Peoples Day, and to celebrate the heritage and diverse cultures of the Indigenous peoples of our province, The Rooms, in partnership with Eastern Edge Gallery, has created a new opportunity for Newfoundland and Labrador Indigenous artists. In April, as part of the Identity Festival, The Rooms and […]

by ahnationtalk on June 22, 20187 Views

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National Indigenous Peoples Day message from President Lampe

As we celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day it is important that we recognize our elders and to thank them for the contributions they have made, and continue to make, in helping other Nunatsiavummiut understand our past so that we can move forward in meeting the challenges that await. It is also important to remember and […]

by ahnationtalk on June 22, 20188 Views

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National Indigenous Peoples Day Message from President Russell

National Indigenous Peoples Day is a day of reflection and celebration. It provides all Canadians with an opportunity to come together to honour the rich culture and history of Indigenous Peoples in Canada. It also gives us, as Indigenous peoples, a time to reflect, tell our own story and highlight the great contributions we have […]

by ahnationtalk on June 22, 20187 Views

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