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News by subject: NTA

19 september 2023

06:58
Today Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) released the 2023 Women Warriors Report, which highlights the unique experiences and challenges women veterans face after service, including accessing health care and undergoing a harder time transitioning back...

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Members of the media are invited to attend the opening of the first Forum on First Nations Language Rights in Quebec, organized by the Regional Committee on First Nations Languages in collaboration with the First Nations Education Council (FNEC)....


18 september 2023

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The Government of Canada is helping to bring affordable, reliable, clean energy to communities in every region of Canada. That is why the federal government is investing in job-creating clean energy projects across the country and working with...

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Rothmans, Benson & Hedges Inc. (RBH), today, has released its 2022 Sustainability Report, Towards a Sustainable Future. The report outlines the company's leadership in areas such as addressing post-consumer waste, reducing its environmental...

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During yesterday's proceedings at the 45th session of the World Heritage Committee in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Tr'ondëk-Klondike, located in the homeland of Tr'ondëk Hwëch'in in northwestern Canada, was inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List. Led...

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Vaseline introduces Vaseline® Radiant Xtm, a new body care range formulated with premium skin care ingredients traditionally used for your face, created to specifically address the needs and concerns of Black and Brown skin including moisture...

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Brandi Morin, an award-winning Cree/Iroquois/French journalist and best-selling author, has won the PEN Canada 2023 Ken Filkow Prize for advancing freedom of expression in Canada. Hailing from Treaty 6 territory in Alberta, Morin's reporting...

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Clearinghouse Community Development Financial Institution (Clearinghouse CDFI) announced today that it has secured two $800,000 grants from Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco's (FHLBank San Francisco) Affordable Housing Program (AHP) to help...


16 september 2023

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The Invictus Games Düsseldorf 2023 officially closed today in Germany. As they launch their legacy projects, this marks the beginning of Vancouver and Whistler's journey as hosts for the first-ever Invictus Games to feature winter sports. The closing...


15 september 2023

20:57
The National Book Foundation has announced its longlists for the 2023 National Book Awards, tapping The Rediscovery of America: Native Peoples and the Unmaking of U.S. History, by Ned Blackhawk, for its nonfiction longlist....

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The National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls highlighted the underlying systemic causes of ongoing violence against Indigenous women, girls, and 2SLGBTQQIA+ people. The COVID-19 pandemic also created unprecedented...

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The Native Arts and Cultures Foundation (NACF) is excited to announce the new 2023 LIFT ? Early Career Support for Native Artists program awardees! Over 63 artist applications were reviewed by a panel of arts professionals and peers with expertise...

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September 19, 2023 marks the 20th anniversary of the landmark Powley Decision, a pivotal moment in Canadian legal history for the Métis Nation. In 2003, the unanimous Supreme Court ruling in R v. Powley cemented a watershed victory for Métis rights...

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The Government of Canada is committed to a renewed relationship with Indigenous peoples, based on the recognition of rights, respect, cooperation, and partnership. As part of this important commitment, Darrell Samson, Parliamentary Secretary to the...

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Forests and trees capture and store carbon, making them an effective natural climate solution. Trees also clean the air that we breathe, improve water quality, enhance biodiversity and improve human well-being. Planting two billion trees over a...

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The Vallejo, CA City Council met behind closed doors Tuesday night, September 12, 2023, and approved a $900,000 pretrial settlement in the case of Police Captain John Whitney who had been terminated after blowing the whistle on the badge bending...


14 september 2023

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Gibson Energy Inc. ("Gibson" or the "Company") announced today it has entered into a 15-year renewable power purchase agreement ("PPA") with Capstone Infrastructure Corporation ("Capstone") and Sawridge First Nation's Buffalo Atlee 2 and 4 wind...

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The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians is pleased to invite all to the much-anticipated Grand Opening of the Agua Caliente Cultural Plaza and Museum from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 3, 2023. ...

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Community spaces are an important place for people to come together, experience new things, and gather with their friends, families and neighbours. In Iqaluit, the city's Franco-Centre has for decades operated a multi-use venue for francophones,...

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BMO today released wîcihitowin (pronounced: wee-chih-hito-win), its 3rd annual Indigenous Partnerships and Progress Report. BMO engages with Indigenous customers, colleagues, and communities across three pillars?Education, Employment and Economic...

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The blueprint guiding the Downsview Framework Plan, one of the most significant city-building opportunities in North America, has been awarded a 2023 Toronto Urban Design Award in the Vision and Masterplan category. The Framework Plan encompasses 520...

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Members of the media are invited to attend the opening of the first Forum on First Nations Language Rights in Quebec, organized by the Regional Committee on First Nations Languages in collaboration with the First Nations Education Council (FNEC)....

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When common medical procedures were performed in a hospital outpatient department (HOPD) rather than a doctor's office, costs were substantially higher according to a national analysis of tens of millions of claims. The analysis, released by the Blue...


13 september 2023

18:47
Indigena Drilling Inc. is a Canadian private drilling company recently formed to invite indigenous communities to participate in equity of Oilfield Services and provide opportunities for financial returns and employment....

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Imagina Children's Foundation invites the community to attend their annual gala event, "Imagine: A Musical Gala" on Saturday, September 30th, 2023, at The Studio at Mizner Park. Reception starts at 6:00 PM and concert doors open at 7:30 PM. This...

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The full story of Canada's long military history includes many contributions from First Nations, Inuit and Métis people. They sacrificed so much to safeguard our peace and freedom?we owe it to them to ensure they get the recognition they deserve.  ...

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SkilledTradesBC, the organization that oversees the skilled trades in B.C., released its annual reporting of B.C.'s trades training highlighting a record number of apprentices, youth, Indigenous people and women participating in the skilled trades in...

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Centennial College is opening the doors to its trailblazing A-Building ? Canada's first LEED Gold, zero carbon, mass timber, higher-education building. A-Building, formerly known as A-Block, establishes a new gateway to Centennial's flagship Progress...

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Climate change is not neutral ?it impacts populations disproportionately along social and economic fault lines. A new report by Deloitte Canada, Achieving climate equity in Canada: Mobilizing the whole of government, argues that any response to...


12 september 2023

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Coastal and Indigenous communities rely on healthy ecosystems and sustainably managed fisheries for their livelihood. Collaborating with external partners from Indigenous groups and industry on science projects is key to broadening our understanding...

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Milestone Environmental Contracting Inc. (Milestone), in collaboration with the Mississaugas of the Credit Business Corporation, has been awarded a $29.2-million contract for Stage 3 of the Randle Reef Contaminated Sediment Remediation Project....

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CGI announces today that it is partnering with Mustimuhw Information Solutions Inc. (MIS) to develop a fire prevention solution for First Nation communities across Canada. This project is part of the Indigenous Digital Health Ecosystem (IDHE)...

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Canadian Utilities Limited Chiniki and Goodstoney First Nations (the Nations) and ATCO Ltd. (ATCO) today announced a partnership agreement for the Deerfoot and Barlow Solar power projects, the largest solar...


11 september 2023

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Today, the Wabun Tribal Council Chiefs announced their support to partner with Hydro One to develop an important power line project in Northeastern Ontario. The Wabun Chiefs undertook a comparative analysis of prospective private sector partners,...

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Bridge Tower announced a newly constructed development of 130 luxury homes for lease in Lake Jackson, Texas. Lakewood Manor, close to Highway 288, has a laid-back, suburban feel with scenic trails & parks, shopping, restaurants, top-rated schools and...

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What is happening?Funding provided by the Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (IAAC) is now available to help Indigenous Peoples and the public participate in upcoming comment periods on three regulatory initiatives. You only need to submit one...

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The Saulteaux Pelly Agency Health Alliance (SPAHA) broke ground today on a new multi-purpose health care facility on the Keeseekoose First Nation. The SPAHA facility will provide a full suite of services, including public health programming,...

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eSupply Canada, a national Indigenous-owned distributor specializing in business and industrial supplies, is pleased to announce a significant milestone in its mission to enhance Indigenous economic development. The company has received a...


10 september 2023

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Today, Chief Willie Sellars of the Williams Lake First Nation and the Honourable Gary Anandasangaree, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, gathered in Williams Lake, where the Minister delivered an apology on behalf of Canada to the First Nation...


9 september 2023

13:00
The Honourable Gary Anandasangaree, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, will deliver an official apology to Williams Lake First Nation and Chief Willie Sellars for historical wrongs related to their village site. A media availability will follow....


8 september 2023

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Indigenous women, young women and girls, and Two-Spirit, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transsexual, Queer and Intersex + (2SLGBTQI+) people have the right to be safe, no matter where they live, as well as the right to every opportunity to take part in...

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The Honourable Gary Anandasangaree, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, will deliver an official apology to Williams Lake First Nation and Chief Willie Sellars for historical wrongs related to their village site. A media availability will follow....

13:37
Today, Chief Joanne Miles and Chief Executive Officer Liz LaSaga from the Flat Bay...

10:10
eSupply Canada, a national Indigenous-owned distributor specializing in business and industrial supplies, is pleased to announce a significant milestone in its mission to enhance Indigenous economic development. The company has received a...

09:15
Today, Heath MacDonald, Member of Parliament for Malpeque, Prince Edward Island, commemorated the national historic significance of Skmaqn?Port-la-Joye?Fort Amherst National Historic Site with a special ceremony to unveil a new Historic Sites and...

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A recognized Indigenous leader within the global climate movement who has joined delegations at major meetings of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, including COP25 in Madrid and COP26 in Glasgow, Maka Monture Päki (Tlingit...

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Heath MacDonald, Member of Parliament for Malpeque, will participate in a Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada plaque unveiling ceremony to commemorate the historic significance of Skmaqn?Port-la-Joye?Fort Amherst National Historic Site. In...

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The Government of Canada will be making an announcement related to housing. Media are invited to join the Honourable Gudie Hutchings,...


7 september 2023

15:37
Chief Joanne Miles and Chief Executive Officer Liz LaSaga of the Flat Bay Band-No'kmaq Village; the Honourable Gudie Hutchings, Minister of Rural Economic Development and Minister responsible for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, on behalf of...