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Acadia among post-secondary institutions receiving $1.2 million from TD to advance Indigenous programming and services

WOLFVILLE, June 20, 2019 – TD Bank Group announced today a $1.2 million CDN donation to three post-secondary institutions in Atlantic Canada to help develop on-campus support services for Indigenous students. Acadia University, Memorial University, and Mount Saint Vincent University will use the new funding for strategic Indigenous initiatives that will enhance educational experiences for […]

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Nunatsiavut Government: Former President named Honorary Colonel of 444 Squadron

June 21, 2019 Nunatsiavut President Johannes Lampe today extended congratulations to former President Sarah Leo on her appointment as Honorary Colonel of 444 Squadron at 5 Wing Goose Bay. “On behalf of Beneficiaries of the Labrador Inuit Land Claims Agreement, I want to extend congratulations to Ms. Leo on being the first Indigenous woman every […]

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MMIWG: Moving Forward Together to Reclaim Power and Place

June 21, 2019 On this National Indigenous Peoples Day, we are at a critical moment in Canada’s history. On June 3, 2019, we released a comprehensive report, Reclaiming Power and Place: The Final Report of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls, that documents the truths of more than 2,380 family […]

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National Indigenous Peoples Day message from President Johannes Lampe

National Indigenous Peoples Day is an opportunity for Labrador Inuit to promote and celebrate our cultural heritage and way of life, and to recognize the tremendous contributions made by those who have gone before us in helping us adapt to the ever-increasing changes in today’s modern society. Labrador Inuit continue to struggle with the impacts […]

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NS Government: Province Supports Community Clean Energy and Transportation Projects

Support is now available for Nova Scotia communities that want to pursue clean energy and transportation projects that lower emissions and build on Nova Scotia’s successes in fighting climate change. Energy and Mines Minister Derek Mombourquette announced today, June 20, that the Low Carbon Communities Program is being combined with Connect2 and the new program […]

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(NS) National Indigenous Peoples Day

June 21, 2019 Today, June 21, is National Indigenous Peoples Day. It is a day for celebrating the cultures and contributions of the First Nations, Inuit and Métis in Canada. Mi’kmaw culture is vibrant and strong in Nova Scotia. Cultural awareness and understanding help strengthen our treaty relationship. Through our treaty education partnership, we have […]

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Indigenous businesses contribute $1.6 billion to the Atlantic Canadian economy

June 19, 2019 HALIFAX – Indigenous businesses in Atlantic Canada are making a sizable contribution to the regional economy and are expanding rapidly, but financial obstacles remain a significant barrier to their future growth, according to an APEC report released today. APEC’s report highlights successful Atlantic Indigenous businesses and the impact they have on Atlantic […]

by ahnationtalk on June 23, 20193 Views

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Nunatsiavut Government: Terms of reference for proposed methylmercury health oversight committee under review

June 12, 2019 Following a meeting with other Indigenous leaders and Newfoundland and Labrador Premier Dwight Ball in St. John’s on Tuesday, the Nunatsiavut Government has agreed to undertake a review of a draft terms of reference for a proposed Muskrat Falls methylmercury health oversight committee. All parties discussed recommendations of the Independent Expert Advisory […]

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Provincial Government Announces New Appointments to the Muskrat Falls Oversight Committee

June 19, 2019 The Honourable Siobhan Coady, Minister of Natural Resources, announced the appointments of Lynn Zurel CPA, CA, and Judy Morrow, QC, to the Muskrat Falls Project Oversight Committee. This committee is mandated to provide independent and transparent oversight on cost and schedule performance of the project. The Muskrat Falls Oversight Committee, established in […]

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Sabina Gold & Silver Reports Initial Results From Spring Drill Program

June 19, 2019 Drill hole 19GSE569 returns 14.97g/t Au over 21.75m including 28.94 g/t Au over 5.20m 180 meters up-plunge of the high-grade Vault Zone Vancouver, BC – Sabina Gold & Silver Corp (SBB:T – SGSVF:OTCQX), (“Sabina” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce initial results from this year’s Spring exploration diamond drilling program at […]

by ahnationtalk on June 19, 201912 Views

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