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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

15:22
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...

13:59
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...

07:07
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...

07:00
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...

05:00
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...

15:13
The Government of Canada will be making an announcement related to housing. Media are invited to join the Honourable Gudie Hutchings,...

11:43
Everyone, regardless of their sexual or gender identity, should have access to sexual and reproductive health (SRH) services and resources that are safe and stigma-free. However, experiences of discrimination within Canada's health care system have...

09:00
Porter Airlines today inaugurates its non-stop service between Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ) and Winnipeg Richardson International Airport (YWG). Flights between the provincial capitals begin with two daily round trips....


6 september 2023

16:06
New research in the September 2023 issue of JNCCN?Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network reveals an alarming lack of access for non-English speakers who called...

15:56
The Indigenous Pharmacy Professionals of Canada (IPPC), in partnership with the Canadian Pharmacists Association (CPhA), is thrilled to announce the inaugural recipients of the IPPC Indigenous Pharmacy Scholarship. IPPC Indigenous Pharmacy...

12:00
Today, WorkRise announced the launch of Working Knowledge, a new online resource exploring policies, practices, and solutions to support workers' advancement in the labor market....

10:03
The Canada Post Community Foundation announced today that 84 organizations will receive much-needed funding for community initiatives that strive to enhance the lives of children and youth. Nearly $1.2 million in grants will be distributed to...

08:30
Today TD Bank Group (TD) and AFOA Canada are pleased to announce that they are now accepting applications for the TD Scholarship for Indigenous Peoples for 2024. The deadline for students to apply for the 2024-2025 cycle is November 6, 2023....

08:00
According to NEW Dove research, 8 in 10 women believe their armpits don't look, feel or sweat like the ideal.* But underarm insecurities are so last season. The latest trend? Confidence. Dove is launching...

07:30
FPX Nickel Corp. ("FPX" or the "Company") is pleased to announce results from the preliminary feasibility study ("PFS") for its 100%-owned Baptiste Nickel Project ("Baptiste" or the "Project") in central British Columbia, with an after-tax NPV8% of...

07:00
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...

06:57
Dress for Success® Worldwide is honored to announce the return of Women Who Inspire on September 27, 2023, in New York City. Bringing together corporate executives, innovative thought leaders, media, social influencers, and the women Dress for...


5 september 2023

09:15
Woodfibre LNG, the world's first liquefied natural gas (LNG) export facility that is set to achieve net zero carbon emissions, has now committed all of its offtake for sale to bp Gas Marketing Limited (BPGM), a wholly-owned indirect subsidiary of bp...

09:00
For the third year in a row, San Manuel Band of Mission Indians (the 'Tribe' and 'San Manuel') is proud to announce that its Tribal Government Operations and Yaamava' Resort & Casino at San Manuel received Great Place To Work Certification. This...

06:00
Governor Gavin Newsom announced Friday that San Manuel Tribal Council Member, Laurena Bolden, has been appointed as a commissioner for the Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC)....


4 september 2023

09:15
These events remain far-reaching and may be traumatic to readers. If you need someone to talk to, the Hope for Wellness Help Line offers support to all Indigenous Peoples. Counsellors are available by phone or online chat. This service is available...


1 september 2023

12:55
Today, Parm Bains, Member of Parliament for Steveston ? Richmond East, and Michael Wyse, Chief of Snuneymuxw First Nation (Xumtilum), announced a federal investment of $281,460 to support a heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) retrofit...


31 august 2023

18:00
The character of communities is reflected in their stories and art, which is why local artisans play an important economic role in the Yukon. The Fireweed Community Market supports local artisans making quality goods that are locally grown, raised,...

13:45
This fall, The HISTORY® Channel's groundbreaking Canadian original documentary event, True Story, returns for Part Two (1x120), offering a further look at the real and often misrepresented history of Indigenous peoples on the land...

11:00
ImageSource, Inc., a leader in providing innovative solutions for Tribal Nations, is excited to announce its participation in the upcoming TribalNet 2023, from September 18 through September 21, 2023, at the Town and Country Resort in San Diego, CA....


30 august 2023

10:04
Please be advised that the Honourable Caroline Cochrane, Premier of the Northwest Territories, the Honourable Dan Vandal, Minister of Northern Affairs, Minister responsible for PrairiesCan and CanNor, the Honourable Randy Boissonnault, Minister of...

09:00
Giant Tiger Stores Limited is proud to announce today the launch of its second-year collaboration with the national Indigenous charity Indspire. This collaboration offers Canadians an exclusive orange shirt designed to raise funds in support of...


29 august 2023

18:00
Please be advised that the Honourable Caroline Cochrane, Premier of the Northwest Territories, the Honourable Dan Vandal, Minister of Northern Affairs, Minister responsible for PrairiesCan and CanNor, the Honourable Randy Boissonnault, Minister of...

12:08
Brown Venture Group LLC, a Black-owned venture capital firm formed to fund Indigenous, Black, and Latinx technology entrepreneurs, has committed significant financial resources to foster the growth of Big Navajo Energy, which is a Navajo-owned and...

09:38
SunShare Management, LLC ("SunShare"), a leading community solar subscriber acquisition and management company, is proud to announce its significant contributions toward energy sovereignty, workforce development, and advocacy in the Navajo Nation and...


28 august 2023

18:08
Canada Post issued three new stamps today honouring three Quebec feminists who played a major role in the fight for equality and social justice....

12:09
The World Premiere of Ukraine: Our Home presented by Bloor West Village Toronto Ukrainian Festival in association with the Canadian Association of Crimean Tatars and Lighthouse Immersive comes to Toronto Saturday, September 16 & Sunday, September 17...

12:00
Canada has one of the world's most diverse, large and challenging areas of search and rescue responsibility. An effective search and rescue system depends greatly on the timely action from local communities that are working in partnership with the...

11:30
The leaders of four major church denominations are joining the voices of those at Camp Marcedes and Camp Morgan, urging provincial political leaders to give the go-ahead to search Prairie Green Landfill for the remains of Morgan Harris and Marcedes...

10:00
The Prime Minister's Youth Council is gathering in Ottawa for a comprehensive three-day in-person meeting aimed at addressing pressing concerns for the youth of Canada. The Government of Canada is dedicated to ensuring that the diverse viewpoints and...

09:00
Maven Clinic, the world's largest virtual clinic for women's and family health, and March for Moms, a non-profit that improves the health and wellbeing of mothers through advocacy and awareness, today announced its second annual cohort of MPact for...

07:00
Today, Dene lawyer Jennifer Duncan is in Geneva leading up to Canada's 4th Universal Periodic Review (UPR) Pre-Session to draw international attention to Canada's continued mass incarceration of Indigenous people. Jennifer Duncan is voicing the calls...


25 august 2023

16:10
At a time when the Committee on Institutions of the National Assembly of Québec is preparing to begin its specific consultations on Bill 32, an Act to establish the cultural safety approach within the health and social services network, the decision...

15:29
Saskatchewan has a diverse and growing economy, built on a strong entrepreneurial culture and technological advancements that help support the needs of Canadians. With vibrant research and innovation sectors, an expanding labour market, and a...

12:34
Big Soul Productions announces the SEPT. 8 premiere of Friday Night Thunder, a fast-paced docu-soap series following racing families at Ohsweken Speedway?the only track on Indigenous land in Canada. Equal parts poignant and light-hearted, Friday...

08:36
HealthyMD, a healthcare company that provides free education, free testing, and affordable treatment services to underserved communities in person and via telehealth, will award the inaugural HealthyMD Healthcare Startup Grant this week. As part of...


24 august 2023

10:30
First investment in Indigenous-led enabling infrastructure in Alberta Upgrade to and realignment of seven kilometres of road, including relocating utilities, enhancing drainage and new lighting along the routeNew multi-use pedestrian trail with...

09:30
Baicells Technologies, a leading provider of LTE and 5G cellular solutions, has partnered with the Tohono O'odham Utility Authority (TOUA) to bring access to advanced broadband connectivity and new opportunity for tribal residents....


23 august 2023

18:00
TD Bank Group (TD) is pleased to announce the appointments of John MacIntyre and Keith Martell to its Board of Directors. "We are very pleased to welcome John and Keith, who bring expansive business, capital markets and banking expertise to the...

11:00
Indigenous leaders, government representatives and industry experts will converge in Halifax for the Canadian Institute's 7th Annual conference on Indigenous Consultation & Engagement Atlantic, one of two events taking place October 4 to 6, 2023....