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First Nation Ex-Chief Denies Gambling Den – Gaming Post

June 14, 2019 Unlicensed operators are under no circumstances permitted to offer gambling or betting opportunities to anyone present at any given moment within Canada’s borders. Illegal gambling isn’t only dangerous because the people who operate the games are accountable to no one; but its also extremely unfair towards those operators who have jumped the […]

by ahnationtalk on June 14, 201916 Views

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Ethics in Nursing: StFX Rankin School of Nursing hosts 2019 ARCASN Conference

June 12th, 2019 Nursing faculty and educators from schools of nursing across Atlantic Canada will converge on StFX this week as the Rankin School of Nursing hosts the 2019 Atlantic Region of Canadian Schools of Nursing’s (ARCASN) annual conference from June 13-15. This year, the conference focuses on ethics within nursing and will bring educators […]

by ahnationtalk on June 13, 201918 Views

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International Conference on Religion & Film in Halifax for the first time

June 12, 2019 How are Muslim filmmakers reconstructing the Muslim identity as it appears in film and television? In what ways are food and land protection sacred in Indigenous cultures? What do film superheroes say about masculinity and religion? How is contemporary culture reflected in the popular wave of apocalypse films? These are just a […]

by ahnationtalk on June 13, 201921 Views

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MSVU signs Dimensions Charter, commits to improving equity, diversity and inclusion in research

On behalf of Mount Saint Vincent University, Dr. Mary Bluechardt, President and Vice-Chancellor, recently signed the federal government’s new Dimensions Charter focused on increasing equity, diversity and inclusion in research. Signing the Charter indicates the Mount’s commitment to embedding eight EDI-focused principles in University policies, practices and action plans. [Read the principles here] “Inspired by […]

by ahnationtalk on June 13, 201919 Views

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NS Government: Applications Open for Crime Prevention Funding

June 10, 2019 Nova Scotia communities, organizations and law enforcement agencies can apply for funding to help in their efforts to combat and address the impacts of crime and violence. Funding through the Community Crime Intervention Initiative will support the development of programs and increased resources. “Crime affects us all, it undermines our safety and […]

by ahnationtalk on June 11, 201921 Views

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NL Government: Speech from the Throne

June 10, 2019 The following are speaking notes delivered at the Opening of the First Session of the 49th General Assembly of the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador by Her Honour The Honourable Judy M. Foote, PC, ONL, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador: Please check against delivery Speech from the Throne Mr. Speaker and […]

by ahnationtalk on June 11, 201920 Views

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AFN Fully Supports Natoaganeg First Nation in Exercising Their Treaty Right to Fish in their Territory

AFN Fully Supports Natoaganeg First Nation in Exercising Their Treaty Right to Fish in their Territory June 7, 2019 (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde says immediate action is required to ensure the rights of Natoaganeg (Eel Ground) First Nation are respected and upheld by all governments.  The Natoaganeg […]

by ahnationtalk on June 11, 201917 Views

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St. Lawrence Fluorspar Marine Shipping Terminal Project -Public Comments Invited

From: Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency News release June 10, 2019 — Ottawa — Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) must decide whether a federal environmental assessment is required for the proposed St. Lawrence Fluorspar Marine Shipping Terminal Project, located in Mine Cove, Little Lawn Harbour, along the western border of the Town […]

by ahnationtalk on June 10, 201924 Views

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$59-thousand awarded to address intimate partner violence in New Brunswick

The national RCMP Family Violence Initiative Fund (FVIF) has awarded a total of $59-thousand to support initiatives in New Brunswick. The Elsipogtog After-School program, an extended collaboration between Elsipogtog Child and Family Services, and Eastern Door, will receive a $20-thousand community grant. The money will be used to engage First Nations youth aged 11-15 in […]

by ahnationtalk on June 7, 201940 Views

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Labrador Institute International Indigenous Internship opportunity

Jun 07, 2019 The application process for the 2020 Labrador Institute International Indigenous Intern has started! Apply by July 26, 2019. The purpose of the Labrador Institute International Indigenous Internship is to enable indigenous youth to gain experiences internationally. The program targets indigenous youth and provides internships for indigenous youth of Labrador. The successful applicants […]

by ahnationtalk on June 7, 201926 Views

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