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27 june 2023

12:00
Climate change is affecting the safety, health, and quality of life of people across Canada. Every year, the country faces increasing record-breaking climate events, including wildfires, extreme heatwaves, and floods, on top of slow onset climate...

10:00
The Honourable Steven Guilbeault, Minister of Environment and Climate Change and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, as well as Chief Gordon Planes, T'Sou-ke First Nation, will announce an initiative to curb biodiversity loss and help species at...

10:00
In a landmark advancement for local efforts aimed at fostering unity and mutual understanding, Reciprocity Trusts Society announces the inauguration of the South Island Indigenous Reciprocity Trust on Vancouver Island. This launch marks a significant...

09:45
Today, Andy Fillmore, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry and Member of Parliament for Halifax, and the Honourable Karla MacFarlane, Minister of L'nu Affairs, announced a joint investment of $15 million to...

09:00
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Canadian Multiculturalism Day: "Today marks Canadian Multiculturalism Day, an opportunity to reflect on and embrace the idea that no matter our background or where we come...

08:00
Laurentian Bank of Canada (the "Bank") is proud to announce a $25,000 donation to Newcomer Women's Services Toronto (NEW) as part of the Bank's Giving Beyond Numberstm program, supporting economic inclusion for New to Canada communities. Founded in...

06:30
Members of the media are invited to an infrastructure announcement with Andy Fillmore, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry and Member of Parliament for Halifax, the Honourable Karla MacFarlane, Minister of L'nu...

06:00
What:    The Royal Canadian Mint is coming to Fredericton, New Brunswick to give the public a chance to collect its most recent special edition circulation coins: the $2 coin celebrating National Indigenous Peoples Day and the $2 coin featuring a...


26 june 2023

14:39
Diabetes is one of the most common chronic diseases, affecting approximately 3.6 million Canadians, with more than 200,000 new cases diagnosed every year. Diabetes has significant impacts on the lives of the people that it directly affects, as well...

10:00
Today, the Conrad Prebys Foundation announced its first set of grants to 18 clinics across the region, totaling $8.1 million as part of the Strengthening Health Access, Resources, and Excellence (SHARE) Initiative. In April, the Foundation launched...

09:30
Members of the media are invited to an infrastructure announcement with Andy Fillmore, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry and Member of Parliament for Halifax, the Honourable Karla MacFarlane, Minister of L'nu...

06:00
What:    The Royal Canadian Mint is coming to Membertou, Nova Scotia to give the public a chance to collect its most recent special edition circulation coins: the $2 circulation coin celebrating National Indigenous Peoples Day and the $2 coin...


23 june 2023

14:00
Sucker Creek First Nation Chief Roderick Willier and Driftpile Cree Nation Chief Dwayne Laboucan welcomed over 400 registered Survivors, Descendants, and Community Members ? from across Treaty 8 ? to the St. Bruno's Indian Residential School...

06:30
The Honourable Gudie Hutchings, Minister of Rural Economic Development Canada, the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador, Miawpukek First Nation, Qalipu First Nation, and the Town of Burgeo will gather in Burgeo to make an important announcement...


22 june 2023

15:18
The 22 Fund (The 22) and the U.S. Department of Commerce's International Trade Administration (ITA) recently signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) to promote the competitiveness of U.S. industry, improve the global business environment and provide...

14:39
A fair and impartial criminal justice system is one that protects communities and respects the needs of victims while guarding against potential miscarriages of justice. The Honourable David Lametti, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of...

12:00
Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada, Public Services and Procurement Canada, and the Yellowknives Dene First Nation Working collaboratively to create more opportunities is key to advancing economic reconciliation with Indigenous...

11:00
Today, almost one year since the Supreme Court's Dobbs decision overturned Roe v. Wade, the National Women's Law Center (NWLC) launched the Abortion Access Legal Defense Fund (Abortion Access LDF) to help pay legal expenses for abortion patients and...

11:00
It's Pride season and what better way to celebrate than with the launch of Canada's newest 2SLGBTQI+ community resource directory, created by IN Magazine....

08:00
Today, the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA) announced a partnership with Boys & Girls Clubs of America to combat the youth mental health crisis in the United States through trauma-informed approaches to behavioral health care. By investing...

06:30
The Honourable Gudie Hutchings, Minister of Rural Economic Development Canada, the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador, Miawpukek First Nation, Qalipu First Nation, and the Town of Burgeo will gather in Burgeo to make an important announcement...


21 june 2023

20:28
CivicAction today welcomed five new board members committed to supporting the non-profit's mission to build better, more inclusive cities across the GTHA....

20:22
The Government of Canada is working in partnership with First Nations to support community-driven, economic development opportunities and growth. On this National Indigenous People's Day, Ulkatcho First Nation held a ground breaking ceremony to...

18:03
Driftpile Cree Nation ("Driftpile") is pleased to announce that the Chief and Council have unanimously agreed to enact the Consultation & Accommodation Laws ("Laws"). The Laws reflect Driftpile's inherent jurisdiction to meaningfully influence...

17:55
Crown?Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada, the Métis Nation of Ontario, the Métis Nation?Saskatchewan and the Métis Nation of Alberta Today, with the support of the Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO), the Métis Nation?Saskatchewan (MN-S), and...

14:46
The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (the Agency) is conducting an impact assessment for the proposed Northern Road Link Project, an all-season multi-use road located in northern Ontario. As part of the planning phase in the impact assessment...

14:06
Today, Les Femmes Michif Otipemisiwak (LFMO) honours Indigenous Peoples Day as a day to celebrate the incredibly rich histories and cultures of the Métis, Inuit and First Nations peoples from coast to coast to coast....

13:25
The Nunavut Planning Commission (NPC) has submitted its 2023 Recommended Nunavut Land Use Plan for the territory. It's an enormous plan that sets out requirements for how 3.3 million square kilometres of Nunavut's land and marine areas will be used....

12:21
Today, the Honourable Pablo Rodriguez, Minister of Canadian Heritage, the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Crown?Indigenous Relations, the Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Indigenous Services; and the Honourable Dan Vandal, Minister of Northern...

12:20
The implementation of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act (UN Declaration Act) will build a better, more equitable future for both Canada and Indigenous peoples. Together with First Nations, Inuit, and Métis, we are...

10:34
The Honourable David Lametti, P.C., K.C., Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, and the Honourable Dan Vandal, Minister of Northern Affairs alongside First Nations,...

10:30
SE Health is bringing hope and happiness and working together for Indigenous health every day. Their introduction of a new scholarship reflects the organization's longtime commitment to collaborating with Indigenous communities...

09:21
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on National Indigenous Peoples Day: "Today, on National Indigenous Peoples Day, we celebrate the rich histories, traditions, and cultures of First Nations, Inuit, and Métis from...

08:53
Canada's story?our history?begins with Indigenous peoples. It begins with First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples, who have passed down their stories through the generations, for thousands of years. On National Indigenous Peoples Day, I want to...

08:00
SkipTheDishes, Canada's largest delivery network, is pleased to announce the creation of The SkipTheDishes Bursary for Indigenous Students ? a financial award program developed in partnership with national Indigenous organization Indspire, which...

08:00
On National Indigenous Peoples Day, some mining companies in BC still don't understand how important it is to build and maintain good relations with First Nations governments where they operate. This week Upper and Lower Similkameen's frustration has...

07:20
Note: All times local. Ottawa, Ontario Private meetings. 10:00 a.m. The Deputy Prime Minister will attend the National Caucus meeting. 2:00 p.m. The Deputy Prime Minister will host a roundtable discussion with Indigenous leaders in finance, tech, and...

07:00
Survivors of residential schools and the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Crown?Indigenous Relations, will hold a media availability for the "Raising of the Survivors' Flag Ceremony" on Parliament Hill. Media participation: No virtual option is...

07:00
Note: All times local National Capital Region, Canada 8:30 a.m. The Prime Minister will deliver remarks at the Survivors' Flag Raising ceremony for National Indigenous Peoples Day and to mark the summer solstice. Her Excellency the Right Honourable...

05:00
This June marks three years since the release of Deloitte Canada's Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP), the first of its kind in corporate Canada to answer the Truth and Reconciliation Commission's Call to Action (#92) made to the corporate sector. In...

00:01
The nation's 13-year-olds showed the largest declines ever recorded on the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) long-term trend assessment (LTT) in mathematics, according to results released today by the National Center for Education...


20 june 2023

22:22
Note: All times local National Capital Region, Canada 8:30 a.m. The Prime Minister will deliver remarks at the Survivors' Flag Raising ceremony for National Indigenous Peoples Day and to mark the summer solstice. Her Excellency the Right Honourable...

19:42
Federal, provincial and territorial (FPT) ministers responsible for human rights concluded a two-day meeting where they discussed key priorities related to Canada's international human rights obligations. The meeting of the Forum of Ministers on...

19:13
Survivors of residential schools and the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Crown?Indigenous Relations, will hold a media availability for the "Raising of the Survivors' Flag Ceremony" on Parliament Hill. Media participation: No virtual option is...

19:00
Note: All times local. Ottawa, Ontario Private meetings. 10:00 a.m. The Deputy Prime Minister will attend the National Caucus meeting. 2:00 p.m. The Deputy Prime Minister will host a roundtable discussion with Indigenous leaders in finance, tech, and...

16:00
On June 21, the Samuel De Champlain Bridge will be lit up in yellow, blue, green, orange and pink, from sunset to 1:00 a.m., to celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn Web: Infrastructure...

15:59
On the eve of the Summer Solstice, a day of great significance for First Nations, Inuit and Métis people across Canada, the Royal Canadian Mint is honouring their rich and diverse cultural heritages with a $2 commemorative circulation coin...

15:42
Today, C.T. (Manny) Jules, Chief Commissioner of the First Nations Tax Commission; Harold Calla, Executive Chair of the First Nations Financial Management Board; Ernie Daniels, President and CEO of the First Nations Finance Authority; Allan Claxton,...

15:33
The Québec government will contribute $115 000 to the proposed renovation of the St. Regis Church in Akwesasne. Minister Responsible for Relations with the First Nations and the Inuit Ian Lafrenière made the announcement today. The funding will come...

14:21
June 21st is National Indigenous Peoples Day, a day for First Nations, Inuit, and Métis to celebrate their unique histories, cultures, traditions, and languages. June 21st is also the 24th annual Engage and Change Project Water for the homeless, a...