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21 june 2023

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...

12:48
Her Excellency the Right Honourable Mary Simon, Governor General of Canada, will participate in various activities to mark National Indigenous Peoples Day in Ottawa on June 21, 2023. Times are indicated in Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). 8:30 a.m.Flag...

12:26
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today opened the process to select the next justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, to fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Justice Russell Brown. Applications from qualified candidates will be accepted...

12:09
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 will hold a press conference...

11:55
Eligible museums and heritage, cultural and Indigenous organizations are invited to apply for up to $250,000 in funding from Digital Museums Canada (DMC). Over $2 million in funding will be distributed to successful applicants to create a range of...

10:25
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today opened the process to select the next justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, to fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Justice Russell Brown. Applications from qualified candidates will be accepted...

10:00
The recently rebranded CJ Grant has hired its creative director, Patrick Wharram. The seasoned marketing executive will oversee creative direction for the firm's multicultural experiential and customer-focused marketing as well as emerging...

09:56
The New Energy, a new web-based mini-documentary series, takes viewers on a rare, behind-the-scenes journey of First Nations communities and showcases economic Reconciliation through an Indigenous lens. The series is produced by acclaimed Indigenous...

09:27
In keeping with the spirit and intent of Call to Action #81 of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC), the Survivor-led Steering Committee announced today that the...

07:59
Throughout the year and through its programming, Espace pour la vie aims to contribute to reconciliation with First Peoples. Whether we're talking about our relationship with nature and the land, history, current realities, artistic creation,and the...

07:00
Note: All times local National Capital Region, Canada Private meetings 8:30 a.m. The Prime Minister will attend the unveiling ceremony for the location of the Residential School National Monument on Parliament Hill. Her Excellency the Right...

06:00
The Survivor-led Steering Committee for the Residential Schools National Monument will hold a special ceremony to announce the site selected for the national monument. Members of the committee will be available after the ceremony for interviews with...


19 june 2023

17:39
Note: All times local National Capital Region, Canada Private meetings 8:30 a.m. The Prime Minister will attend the unveiling ceremony for the location of the Residential School National Monument on Parliament Hill. Her Excellency the Right...

14:27
Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada and Whitecap Dakota Nation On Friday June 16, with the support of Whitecap Dakota Nation, the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations introduced Bill C-51. If passed, Bill...

14:02
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...

13:20
Supporting Indigenous climate leadership and co-developing solutions to address climate change in First Nations' communities is central to advancing reconciliation and self-determination. Today, the Assembly of First Nations and the Government of...

12:15
Métis denialism needs to stop. It was distasteful and violent in the 1990s when Premier Mike Harris and his Ministers attacked the very existence of Ontario Métis and our rights. It is distasteful and lateral violence when First Nation leaders do the...

11:00
Nurses in remote and isolated First Nations and Inuit communities provide compassionate, culturally safe healthcare?care that must respect and recognize the traditions and cultures of Indigenous Peoples. Today, on behalf of the Honourable Patty...

10:40
The Survivor-led Steering Committee for the Residential Schools National Monument will hold a special ceremony to announce the site selected for the national monument. Members of the committee will be available after the ceremony for interviews with...

10:30
The Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue (UQAT) unveiled earlier today its territorial recognition principal at a rallying launch event held at the First Peoples Pavilion on the Val-d'Or campus, as well as online. This principle was designed...

09:30
The Royal Canadian Mint is unveiling a special two?dollar circulation coin celebrating National Indigenous Peoples Day. The launch of this new coin, featuring the work of First Nations, Inuit and Métis artists, will take place at the National Gallery...

07:00
Minister Responsible for Relations with the First Nations and the Inuit Ian Lafrenière will make an announcement concerning the proposed renovation of the St. Regis Church in Akwesasne, accompanied by Father Jérôme Pastores and Grand Chief Abram...


18 june 2023

07:00
Minister Responsible for Relations with the First Nations and the Inuit Ian Lafrenière will make an announcement concerning the proposed renovation of the St. Regis Church in Akwesasne, accompanied by Father Jérôme Pastores and Grand Chief Abram...