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One new case of COVID-19 / state of emergency mandatory order revised

25 September 2020 FREDERICTON (GNB) – Public Health reported one new case of COVID-19 today. The new case is an individual between 30 and 39 in Zone 6 (Bathurst region), related to travel from outside the Atlantic bubble and who is self-isolating. The number of confirmed cases in New Brunswick is 200 and 191 have […]

by ahnationtalk on September 25, 202025 Views

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Avignon bubble to shrink to Listuguj First Nation and Pointe-à-la-Croix, Quebec

24 September 2020 FREDERICTON (GNB) – A rise in COVID-19 cases in Avignon Municipal Regional County in Quebec has prompted the provincial government to limit day trips from that region to only residents of the Listuguj First Nation and Pointe-à-la-Croix near Campbellton. The new rule goes into effect at noon on Friday, Sept. 25. Travel […]

by ahnationtalk on September 24, 202024 Views

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Cape Breton high school changes team name to be more culturally respectful – CBC

More than 900 students at Riverview Rural High voted on new name Sep 24, 2020 A high school in Coxheath, N.S., has ended a tradition spanning nearly 50 years by rebranding its sports teams. Officials at Riverview Rural High announced last year they would drop the name Redmen and begin the search for a team name more culturally […]

by ahnationtalk on September 24, 202019 Views

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We Matter Seeking Director, Operations & Outreach

We Matter Seeking Director, Operations & Outreach September 22nd, 2020- The We Matter team and Board of Directors would like to announce their search for a permanent Co-Director due to the resignation of Director, Operations & Outreach Frances Elizabeth Moore. Frances Elizabeth has played an integral role on the We Matter Team, supporting our operations […]

by pmnationtalk on September 24, 202042 Views

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Statement by Premier King on Federal Speech from the Throne

Sep 24 2020 Prince Edward Island Premier Dennis King issued the following statement in response to the federal Throne Speech: “Collectively, as a federation, we need to continue to work together to ensure the safety and wellbeing of Canadians from the COVID-19 virus, while at the same time rebuilding our country. We can only do […]

by ahnationtalk on September 24, 202021 Views

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Canada needs to properly recognize First Nations right to make a moderate livelihood

First Nations and Canadians across the country are growing increasingly concerned with the violence against indigenous people in St Mary’s Bay in Nova Scotia. Assembly of First Nations National Fisheries Committee Co-Chairs, Regional Chiefs Terry Teegee (BCAFN) and Roger Augustine (AFN PEI/NB), stand in solidarity with the members of Sipekne’katik First Nation in Mi’kma’ki territory as they exercise their […]

by ahnationtalk on September 24, 202022 Views

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Canada’s Ocean Supercluster Announces $4.9M OceanDNA System™ Project

Today Canada’s Ocean Supercluster announced its newest project, the OceanDNA System™. Led by eDNAtec Inc. together with partners Petroleum Research Newfoundland and Labrador, Nunavut Fisheries Association, and Fisheries and Oceans Canada, the OceanDNA System will revolutionize how to assess, monitor and characterize the ocean. With a total project value of $4.9 million, Canada’s Ocean Supercluster […]

by ahnationtalk on September 24, 202012 Views

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World Maritime Day – The New Wave

September 24 is World Maritime Day, an annual International Maritime Organization (IMO) observance day dedicated to recognizing marine services, ports, fishing and related industries. This year’s theme, “Sustainable Shipping for a Sustainable Planet,” drives awareness of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and member states’ ongoing work to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, develop cleaner […]

by ahnationtalk on September 24, 202018 Views

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Federal fisheries minister, Sipe’knekatik First Nation to begin talks on moderate livelihood fishery – TheChronicleHerald.ca

Federal Fisheries Minister Bernadette Jordan has agreed to begin negotiations next week on implementing Sipekne’katik First Nations’ moderate livelihood fishery, according to the band’s operations manager. “We plan on starting negotiations next week on implementing our moderate livelihood management plan,” said Rhonda Knockwood on Wednesday. The move to formal negotiations would be a major step […]

by ahnationtalk on September 24, 202019 Views

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Mi’kmaw community says rights-based fishery regulations rival those of DFO – CBC

Sipekne’katik fishery plan based on conservation, long-term assertion of treaty right to fish Sep 23, 2020 The First Nation community operating a new, self-regulated lobster fishery in Nova Scotia says its harvesting regulations rival and may even exceed the standards of the Department of Fisheries and Oceans. “They’re pretty much the same regulations when it comes to […]

by ahnationtalk on September 23, 202017 Views

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