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P.E.I. seeking feedback on bill affecting leave for victims of domestic violence – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Jul 15, 2018 16:15 By Alex Cooke THE CANADIAN PRESS CHARLOTTETOWN _ The Prince Edward Island government is looking for feedback on legislation granting paid time off to people who have experienced traumatic forms of violence. The province’s Employment Standards Act was amended earlier this year to provide up to three days of paid leave […]

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Minister Duclos will lead the Canadian Delegation for the 2018 United Nations High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development

July 14, 2018                        New York, New York            Employment and Social Development Canada Canada is taking meaningful action to ensure prosperity, eradicate poverty and protect the planet. That is why Canada, and all member countries, adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at the United Nations General […]

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Updated: Indigenous self-determination talks begin – Northern Pen

Feds move towards Indigenous rights with Nunatukavut Community Council; Innu oppose negotiations Happy Valley-Goose Bay — Discussions have begun between the NunatuKavut Community Council (NCC) and the federal government to recognize the Indigenous rights and self-determination of NCC members, NCC president Todd Russell announced Thursday in Happy Valley-Goose Bay. “It means that we will be […]

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Donald Trump showdown at the NATO summit, a journalist’s perspective. – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Jul 13, 2018 By Teresa Wright THE CANADIAN PRESS BRUSSELS _ It was only a matter of time. Among the 2,000 or so reporters, photographers, producers, camera operators and other media professionals from across the world who attended this week’s NATO summit, there was little doubt Donald Trump would ignite some manner of […]

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Canada moves to recognize NunatuKavut in southern Labrador – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Jul 12, 2018 HAPPY VALLEY-GOOSE BAY, N.L. _ The NunatuKavut community in southern Labrador is entering into historic talks with the Canadian government, as Ottawa moves to formally recognize the Inuit group. Todd Russell, president of the NunatuKavut Community Council, and Carolyn Bennett, the federal minister responsible for Crown-Indigenous relations, announced Thursday the […]

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Canada moves to recognize NunatuKavut in southern Labrador – CP

Source: The Canadian Press – Broadcast wire Jul 12, 2018  HAPPY VALLEY-GOOSE BAY, N.L. – The NunatuKavut community in southern Labrador is entering into talks with the Canadian government to negotiate an agreement on Indigenous rights and self determination, as Ottawa moves formally recognize the Inuit group. Todd Russell, president of the NunatuKavut Community Council, and Carolyn […]

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Indigenous leaders turn down invitation to meeting of premiers – CBC

Jul 12, 2018 ‘There really wasn’t much that came out of these meetings other than talk,’ Métis president says There’s still a meeting scheduled for next week between Canada’s premiers and Indigenous organizations, but it won’t include the leaders of the Assembly of First Nations, the Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami or the Métis National Council. They’re […]

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Canada and NunatuKavut enter into historic talks to recognize Indigenous rights and self-determination

July 12, 2018 – Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Labrador – Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada The Government of Canada and the NunatuKavut Community Council are committed to working together to advance reconciliation and renew their relationship based on recognition of rights, respect, co-operation and partnership. Today, the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and […]

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Media Advisory: Minister Dempster to Attend Announcement Hosted by the NunatuKavut Community Council

July 11, 2018 The Honourable Lisa Dempster, Minister of Children, Seniors and Social Development, will participate in an announcement between the NunatuKavut Community Council and the Government of Canada tomorrow (Thursday, July 12) at 9:30 a.m. Minister Dempster will join the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs, and Todd Russell, President […]

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NunatuKavut Community Council: Historic Announcement in Happy Valley-Goose Bay on July 12, 2018

11 July 2018 NunatuKavut Community Council (NCC) President Todd Russell will be joined by Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Minister Carolyn Bennett to make a very important and historic announcement in Happy Valley-Goose Bay. Date: Thursday, July 12, 2018 Time: 9:30 a.m. Location: NCC Head Office, 200 Kelland Drive Labrador MP Yvonne Jones, Parliamentary Secretary […]

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