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Assembly of First Nations National Chief Marks 7th Anniversary of Apology for Residential Schools and Prime Minister’s Meeting with Pope Francis

Assembly of First Nations National Chief Marks 7th Anniversary of Apology for Residential Schools and Prime Minister’s Meeting with Pope Francis June 11, 2015 (Ottawa, ON):  Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde today marked the seventh anniversary of the Prime Minister’s Statement of Apology to Former Students of Indian Residential Schools on […]

by ahnationtalk on June 11, 2015181 Views

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Provincial Government Releases Feedback on Lands Act Review

June 10, 2015 Enhancing Legislation and Service Delivery With the consultation phase of the Lands Act review complete, the Honourable Keith Hutchings, Minister of Municipal and Intergovernmental Affairs, today released a “What We Heard” document. The report is available at www.miga.gov.nl.ca/lands/lands_act.html. “I am pleased by the level of interest and input from the public and […]

by ahnationtalk on June 10, 2015145 Views

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Federal government should follow lead of Truth and Reconciliation Commission in recognizing the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples as framework for reconciliation

Federal government should follow lead of Truth and Reconciliation Commission in recognizing the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples as framework for reconciliation June 9, 2015 Indigenous peoples’ organizations and human rights groups are calling on federal, provincial, and territorial governments to follow the lead of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission in calling […]

by ahnationtalk on June 9, 2015343 Views

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Edmunds appointed Speaker of the Nunatsiavut Assembly

Nunatsiavut President Sarah Leo is pleased to announce the appointment of Tyler Edmunds, the Ordinary Member for Postville, as Speaker of the Nunatsiavut Assembly. Mr. Edmunds was sworn-in as Speaker this morning during a sitting of the Nunatsiavut Assembly. He replaces Sean Lyall, an Ordinary Member for Nain, who was appointed Minister of Culture, Recreation […]

by ahnationtalk on June 5, 2015175 Views

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Settlement Funds Received and Application Forms for PCD Now Available

June 4, 2015 (Listuguj, Gespe’gewa’gi) – LMG has received our Settlement Funds from Canada and application forms are now available for a Per Capita Distribution (PCD). LMG will begin processing applications on June 9, 2015. “We have calculated the amount for each person’s PCD,” said Chief Scott Martin. “On May 29, 2015, Listuguj had a […]

by ahnationtalk on June 5, 2015396 Views

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Premier MacLauchlan releases statement on Truth and Reconciliation Commission

June 3, 2015 Prince Edward Island Premier Wade MacLauchlan welcomed the release of the executive summary from the Truth and Reconciliation Commission on residential schools and its commitment to continued progress.“The Government of Prince Edward Island recognizes the impact residential schools had on individual lives, on Aboriginal communities, and on our country and province,” said […]

by ahnationtalk on June 3, 2015164 Views

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Media Advisory: Premiers Meet with National Aboriginal Organization Leaders in Happy Valley-Goose Bay

June 2, 2015 The Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, will host Canada’s 13 provincial and territorial premiers and National Aboriginal Organization Leaders (NAO) in Happy Valley-Goose Bay on July 15. Accredited media representatives who wish to cover the meeting between premiers and NAOs are asked to register by calling Vanessa Colman-Sadd at […]

by ahnationtalk on June 2, 2015124 Views

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Media Advisory: Canada’s Premiers to Meet in St. John’s from July 15-17, 2015

June 2, 2015 As incoming Chair of the Council of the Federation, the Honourable Paul Davis, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, will host the 2015 Summer Meeting of Canada’s Premiers from July 15 to 17 at the Sheraton Hotel in St. John’s. Media representatives who wish to cover the 2015 Summer Meeting of Canada’s Premiers […]

by ahnationtalk on June 2, 2015151 Views

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Featured Video of the Day: National Chief Perry Bellegarde and The Right Honourable Paul Martin – Canada 2020

Credits: Assembly of First Nations Published on May 1, 2015 John Ivison sits down with National Chief Perry Bellegarde and Former Prime Minister Paul Martin to talk Aboriginal education and economic development. Have a video, podcast or story you would like featured here contact us with full information.

by ahnationtalk on June 1, 2015352 Views

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Statement by AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde on Comments by Supreme Court Chief Justice that Canada Attempted to Commit “cultural genocide” Against Aboriginal Peoples

Statement by AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde on Comments by Supreme Court Chief Justice that Canada Attempted to Commit ” cultural genocide” Against Aboriginal Peoples May 29, 2015 AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde made the following statement today regarding comments by Supreme Court of Canada Chief Justice Beverley McLachlin that Canada attempted to commit “cultural […]

by ahnationtalk on June 1, 2015226 Views

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