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8 june 2023

10:33
Today Vancouver Island Ferry Company and Snuneymuxw team up to unveil the names of Hullo's two new high-speed passenger ferries along with new service details. The hul'q'umi'num' names, spuhéls and sthuqi', will identify the new vessels that will...

10:18
On National Indigenous Peoples Day (June 21), Canada Post will issue a new set of stamps paying tribute to the lives and legacies of three Indigenous leaders and activists. Nellie Cournoyea, George Manuel and Thelma Chalifoux will each be featured on...

09:00
The Coalition of Innovation Leaders Against Racism (CILAR) is pleased to announce the launch of two new programs, ACCELERATE Mentorship and ACCELERATE Leadership. Each program takes a unique approach to helping Canada's innovation sector become more...


7 june 2023

15:25
The Saskatchewan First Nations Natural Resource Centre of Excellence (the Centre) is completing its third day of a 3-day economic mission consisting of First Nations Chiefs and business leaders to meet with key leadership within the US Government,...

14:30
Please be advised that the Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Indigenous Services, and Jeff Loucks, Chief Executive Officer of the National Indigenous Collaborative Housing Inc. (NICHI), will announce funding towards affordable urban, rural and...

12:36
Triple EMMY winning speaker Gaby Natale joined T-Mobile for the kick-off of the 2023 edition of L.E.A.D. (Leadership Excellence and Development), the company's groundbreaking program aimed at preparing their top talent for the next stage in their...

10:28
Iron and Earth is pleased to expand its existing programs and add new initiatives to increase the number of workers ready to meet the demands of Canada's growing green economy. 2200+ participants in Iron and Earth's training and upskilling...

10:03
On National Indigenous Peoples Day (June 21), Canada Post will issue a new set of stamps paying tribute to the lives and legacies of three Indigenous leaders and activists. Nellie Cournoyea, George Manuel and Thelma Chalifoux will each be featured on...

08:00
SOAR, a grassroots initiative to support Indigenous entrepreneurs, is launching a first-of-its-kind-accelerator this month to address gaps in support for high-growth Indigenous-owned businesses in Canada. Its goal is to propel five Indigenous...

07:10
KPMG in Canada today released its third Inclusion, Diversity & Equity (ID&E) report, showcasing the firm's progress in advancing ID&E and reflecting on its ongoing commitment to a workplace where all people have the opportunity to join, advance,...


6 june 2023

18:57
@newconceptpr - "Latino Wallstreet" (@latinowallst), the #1 educational platform for Latinos to learn how to invest in the stock market and finance, led by award-winning financier Gabriela Berrospi, celebrated its fourth anniversary, empowering the...

15:30
Today, the Honourable Dan Vandal, Minister of Northern Affairs and Minister responsible for PrairiesCan and CanNor, and Darrel Curé, Reeve of the Rural Municipality of De Salaberry, announced a federal investment of more than $3.7 million to upgrade...

14:12
The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (the Agency) is holding a public comment period as part of the post-decision phase for the Whabouchi Mining Project, an open-pit and underground spodumene mine located 30 kilometres from Nemaska and 280...

12:05
To better understand food security in the North and Arctic and how the Government of Canada can further support northern Indigenous communities' food security priorities, research at the community level is crucial to inform current, and future,...

11:16
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...

10:42
Canada Post will once again mark National Indigenous Peoples Day on June 21 by issuing a set of stamps honouring three Indigenous leaders. Nellie Cournoyea, George Manuel and Thelma Chalifoux will each be featured on a stamp recognizing their...

08:21
The Little Free Library® (LFL) nonprofit organization is thrilled to announce the launch of its Indigenous Library Program, which grants Little Free Library boxes and books where needed most in Indigenous communities and on tribal lands in the U.S...

05:07
Deloitte's Future of Canada Centre is launching the second volume of its Voices of Indigenous Youth Leaders on Reconciliation series of reports, highlighting the perspectives of First Nations, Inuit, and Métis youth leaders. Focused on reconciliation...


5 june 2023

13:00
Today, the Government of Canada announced that it will join the Government of the Northwest Territories in matching donations to the United Way of the Northwest Territories, to support disaster relief and recovery efforts in a number of communities....

12:57
The Minister Responsible for Relations with the First Nations and the Inuit, Ian Lafrenière invites media representatives to a public dialogue on the revitalization and promotion of Indigenous languages. Date: June 16, 2023 Time: 10:30 a.m. Place:...

11:15
Young people play a vital role in shaping the future of Canada's low-carbon economy. The Government of Canada is investing in the potential of young people across the country to ensure they develop and bring their skills, knowledge and experience to...

10:00
Today, the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Crown-Indigenous, Callie Hill, Executive Director of Tsi Tyónnheht Onkwawén:na Language and Cultural Centre, and Chief R. Donald Maracle, Elected Chief of the Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte, announced a...

09:00
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on World Environment Day: "Today, on the 50th anniversary of World Environment Day, I join people in Canada and around the world in recognizing our shared responsibility to...

09:00
Please be advised that the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Crown?Indigenous Relations, will deliver remarks in the House of Commons Foyer regarding the Annual Progress Report on the Federal Pathway to address Missing and Murdered Indigenous...

07:00
The Minister Responsible for Relations with the First Nations and the Inuit, Ian Lafrenière invites media representatives to a public dialogue on the revitalization and promotion of Indigenous languages. Date: June 16, 2023 Time: 10:30 a.m. Place:...

06:00
Members of the media are invited to an infrastructure announcement with the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, Callie Hill, Executive Director of Tsi Tyónnheht Onkwawén:na Language and Cultural Centre, and Chief R....


3 june 2023

14:26
Today, the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of...

10:30
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement to mark four years since the publication of the final report of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls: "Four years ago today, the sombre,...

09:00
Please be advised that the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Crown?Indigenous Relations, will deliver remarks in the House of Commons Foyer regarding the Annual Progress Report on the Federal Pathway to address Missing and Murdered Indigenous...


2 june 2023

16:53
Today, the Honourable Gudie Hutchings, Minister of Rural Economic Development, alongside the Honourable Andrew Parsons, Newfoundland and Labrador's Minister of Industry, Energy and Technology, concluded a successful two-day...

13:42
Students living in First Nations communities deserve quality learning environments that are safe and healthy places to learn and grow, and support better educational outcomes. Working in partnership, the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) and Indigenous...

13:00
Today, the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Member of Parliament for Ville-Marie-Le Sud-Ouest-Île-des-Soeurs, announced a federal investment of more than $6.5 million to support the construction of a new...

11:51
Members of the media are invited to an infrastructure announcement with the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, Callie Hill, Executive Director of Tsi Tyónnheht Onkwawén:na Language and Cultural Centre, and Chief R....

11:11
Their Excellencies the Right Honourable Mary Simon, Governor General of Canada, and Mr. Whit Fraser will undertake an official visit to Manitoba from June 6 to 8, 2023. The Governor General will meet with Manitoba officials, Indigenous leaders, and...

10:00
The Government of Canada is committed to working in collaboration with Indigenous partners, the energy and electricity sectors, and renewable energy leaders across Canada to tackle climate change, accelerate the transition to clean energy and create...


1 june 2023

20:29
Indigenous communities across British Columbia are creating new opportunities in the economy of the future, including transitioning to clean energy and advancing digital technology....

19:54
On June 1, 2023, youth participants of the Journey for Knowledge program at Manitoulin Island's Weengushk Film Institute (WFI) will embark on an unparalleled and transformative four-week cultural exchange trip across Canada and the US. Starting from...

16:30
Today, the Nisg?a'a Lisims Government celebrates a new partnership to bring wireless connectivity to all four Nisg?a'a villages in Northwest B.C., improving safety and supporting Indigenous prosperity in the Nass Valley through a first-of-its-kind...

13:59
Today, the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, joined the President of the Métis National Council, Cassidy Caron, to co-chair the annual Crown-Métis Nation Summit in Ottawa, Ontario, where they were joined by federal Cabinet ministers and presidents from...

13:15
The Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Crown?Indigenous Relations; the Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Indigenous Services; the Honourable Dan Vandal, Minister of Northern Affairs, Minister responsible for PrairiesCan and CanNor; and the...

13:07
As wildfires become more common and more extreme, the Government of Canada is focused on keeping people safe while strengthening Canada's long-term response. Across Canada, several provinces and territories are experiencing a severe wildfire season,...

13:02
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on National Indigenous History Month: "Indigenous Peoples have lived on this land for time immemorial and their unique histories shaped the Canada we know today. Today, we mark...

12:01
Elders, Knowledge Keepers, and youth share their relationships to water in the newly released graphic novel, "We Are of Water." The Covid stimulus program, Healthy Watersheds Initiative (HWI), collected the voices and reflections of Indigenous...

11:55
The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (the Agency) is making funding available to help the public and Indigenous Peoples to participate in the federal impact assessment process for the Mont Sorcier Mining Project. The Project, proposed by Voyager...

10:25
The Minister Responsible for Relations with the First Nations and the Inuit, Ian Lafrenière invites media representatives to a public dialogue on the revitalization and promotion of Indigenous languages. Date: June 16, 2023 Time: 10:30 a.m. Place:...

10:00
Indigenous businesses, organizations and entrepreneurs play an important role across Canada in growing local economies, creating good jobs, and providing unique products, services and experiences that benefit Canadians. The Government of Canada is...

09:00
The Canadian Medical Association (CMA) recognizes National Indigenous History Month, a time to reflect on the history, achievements and resilience of First Nations, Inuit and Métis Peoples. As we examine history, we must acknowledge that the health...

09:00
The Métis National Council and Ministers of the Government of Canada, including the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Crown?Indigenous Relations, the Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Indigenous Services, and the Honourable Dan Vandal, Minister...

07:00
Note: All times local National Capital Region, Canada 9:00 a.m. The Prime Minister will attend the Crown-Métis Nation Summit. He will be joined by the Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, Marc Miller, the Minister of Indigenous Services and...

06:00
The CHU Sainte-Justine Foundation is proud to announce Rio Tinto's continued support for the CHU Sainte-Justine through a $500,000 donation to the Dialogue Program. This program aims to provide specialized maternal and pediatric healthcare and...