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News by subject: NTA

31 may 2023

11:15
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...

09:31
Command Holdings, a Native American owned community of companies, today announced that it hired John Dicus as Director of Business Integration and Compliance. Mr. Dicus will lead the business compliance program and continuity development of new...

08:00
InterINDigital announced today that the premier of season 2 of its new and original documentary series, CRAZY LIKE A LYNX, will air on APTN in Ojibwe on Monday June 5th, 2023, at 7pm for the North feeds and on Friday June 9th at 6:30am for the East,...

08:00
Desjardins is proud to support Alliance de l'Énergie de l'Est?a coalition of 209 municipal and Indigenous governments representing 16 regional county municipalities in eastern Quebec and the Magdalen Islands?in its efforts to build and operate wind...

07:30
Alithya Group inc. ("Alithya") has unveiled its new brand platform and website, positioning the Company's vast competencies front and center and emphasizing the collective intelligence behind its extensive service offering. Developed by Alithya...


30 may 2023

15:00
Today, more than 400 individuals gathered at the Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center for a "Conversation on Belonging" with UC Berkeley Professor john a. powell. At the event, The Conrad Prebys Foundation, the largest private foundation in the...

10:44
The Taxpayers' Ombudsperson, Mr. François Boileau, has sent a service improvement request to the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA), asking it to update its information for Indigenous Peoples on Canada.ca. Right before the CRA began the 2023 tax-filing...

10:03
Intersectional research is the cornerstone of understanding and tackling gender-based violence. While violence can, unfortunately, be experienced by all, certain Canadians, including Indigenous women and girls, women living in rural and remote...

09:59
Acadia First Nation in Nova Scotia is the first of many who will benefit from Gratitude Seafood sales in national grocery chains across Canada. The Laptops for Learners giveback kick-off in Gold River, Nova Scotia, was held on Acadia First Nation...

09:54
On May 5, 2023, the World Health Organization determined the current COVID-19 situation no longer constitutes a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC), however the Government of Canada recognizes that the SARS-CoV-2 virus is still...

08:42
What is happening? Voyager Metals Inc. is proposing the Mont Sorcier Mining Project, a new open-pit iron and vanadium mine, located in the Eeyou Istchee James Bay Territory, in Quebec. The Joint Assessment Committee (the Joint Committee), comprising...

08:00
National historic designations are a way to acknowledge and to learn about the full scope of our shared history, including the difficult periods that are part of our past. Understanding the events that have led to the Canada of today helps us reflect...

07:30
The Groupe Rouillier is proud to announce that two of its subsidiaries, Youdin Rouillier Drilling and Avataa Rouillier Drilling, have successfully completed the digital audit and now hold the ?? ???? ???????® ????????????? ??? ????????? ?? ???...


29 may 2023

17:27
Today, the Honourable Mona Fortier, President of the Treasury Board of Canada, tabled the Supplementary Estimates (A), 2023?24, in the House of Commons. These Supplementary Estimates propose $20.5 billion in voted budgetary spending across 26 federal...

17:26
Every year, Citizenship Week is a chance to celebrate new citizens and all that it means to be Canadian.  The Honourable Sean Fraser, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, is proud to announce that, over the past week, Canada hosted 105...

13:44
Funding provided by the Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (the Agency) is now available to help the public and Indigenous Peoples participate in the impact assessment process for the proposed Marmora Clean Energy Hub Project, a new pumped storage...

11:05
Every day, families and communities across the country lose loved ones to overdoses from the increasingly toxic illegal drug supply. Collectively, through harm reduction services, treatment, as well as prevention efforts alongside all levels of...

10:29
Support line for those affected by missing and murdered Indigenous people: There is a national, toll-free 24/7 crisis call line providing mental health support for anyone who requires emotional assistance related to missing and murdered Indigenous...

08:00
For the third year in a row, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) will provide financial aid to Indigenous peoples (First Nations, Inuit and Métis Nation), persons with disabilities, and members of visible minorities through the Price McIntosh Bursary,...

06:00
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 Gary Anandasangaree, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Justice and Attorney...


26 may 2023

19:40
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 Gary Anandasangaree, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Justice and Attorney...

13:43
Kitcisakik Anicinapek Council and Crown?Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada Today, the Kitcisakik Community and Canada are taking an important step in the spirit of reconciliation through the signing of a Framework Agreement to guide the...

09:00
The Mohawk Council of Kahnawà:ke (MCK) wishes to inform the community of its opposition to the Government of Quebec's intent to propose a bill that protects Indigenous Languages and the ingenuine consultation process being employed to collect...

09:00
Regis Penosway, Chief of the Kitcisakik Council, and the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Crown?Indigenous Relations, will sign a Framework Agreement to advance the self-determination of Kitcisakik members. A protocol ceremony will be held,...


25 may 2023

15:20
Today, the Huron-Wendat Nation and the Government of Canada have taken an important step toward reconciliation by signing a framework agreement on the recognition of Indigenous rights and self-determination. This framework agreement signals the...

14:39
At its 216th Executive Board session, UNESCO approved the nomination to inscribe the Archival Records of the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation (NCTR) into the Memory of the World International Register. The register serves to safeguard and...

14:00
Canadians understand the value of protecting and highlighting authentic places that showcase Canada's pristine landscapes. In Nunavut, Pond Inlet is considered one of the "Jewels of the North" with its scenic landscapes and abundant wildlife. The...

13:58
Saskatchewan has a strong, growing economy with global leadership in agriculture and food processing, digital innovation, advanced manufacturing, and resource development. With its abundance of natural resources, vibrant research and innovation...

12:00
Today, the Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Housing and Diversity and Inclusion, Taleeb Noormohamed, Member of Parliament for Vancouver Granville, Ravi Kahlon, BC Minister of Housing, and N'Quatqua First Nation announced a combined $2.35 million...

11:31
Canada and Manitoba are working together to reduce pollution and help Canadians access clean solutions that save money and energy, create jobs, and build strong resilient communities. Today, Kevin Lamoureux, Member of Parliament for Winnipeg North,...

11:30
Indigenous communities, like all communities in Canada, should be places where individuals and families feel safe. That is why the Government of Canada has been making unprecedented investments in community safety, including in policing and in...

09:00
Grand Chief Rémy Vincent of the Huron-Wendat Nation and the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Crown?Indigenous Relations, will participate in a ceremony to sign a Framework Agreement on recognition of Indigenous rights and self-determination. A...

08:03
Nearly 60 per cent of Canadian families now include pets, but roughly half of those pets do not have an ongoing relationship with a veterinarian. Lack of access to veterinary care in Canada is disproportionately experienced in Indigenous communities...

08:00
The protection of Innu culture, the transfer of knowledge between generations, and the protection of cultural and natural resources for future generations are at the heart of the relationship between Parks Canada and Innu communities that have a...

04:15
The American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) has been awarded a $3.3 million grant by the Mellon Foundation to continue its Digital Justice Grant Program. The extension grant will support the program for an additional three competition cycles,...


24 may 2023

15:30
The American Indian Alaska Native Tourism Association (AIANTA), returned to the U.S. Travel Association's IPW 2023 in San Antonio, Texas May 20-24 with its signature "Tribal Row", showcasing cultural diversity of American Indian, Alaska Native and...

15:00
Today, Terry Sheehan, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Labour and Member of Parliament for Sault. Ste. Marie, and Dean Sayers, Chief of Batchewana First Nation, announced a federal investment of $2,994,244 to modernize the Rankin Arena in...

14:30
Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency (CanNor) The Northwest Territories is a tourist destination with much to offer, including distinctive Indigenous cultures, unique communities, vast landscapes, great fishing and hunting, and stunning...

14:00
Funding provided by the Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (the Agency) is now available to help the public and Indigenous Peoples participate in the impact assessment process for the proposed Moraine Power Generation Project, a new natural gas-fired...

13:50
The Honourable Dan Vandal, Minister for PrairiesCan, will announce investments in a number of economic development and workforce training initiatives in Saskatchewan....

13:00
The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) recognizes that community-driven initiatives are fundamental to understanding the roots of vaccine hesitancy and fostering confidence in vaccination.  As such, PHAC has partnered with community organizations...

12:27
The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (the Agency) is partnering with Indigenous groups located in northern Ontario to co-lead the Regional Assessment in the Ring of Fire Area. The Ring of Fire area is located approximately 540 kilometres northeast...

11:14
Grand Chief Rémy Vincent of the Huron-Wendat Nation and the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Crown?Indigenous Relations, will participate in a ceremony to sign a Framework Agreement on recognition of Indigenous rights and self-determination. A...

07:00
Note: All times local Winnipeg, Manitoba 10:00 a.m. The Prime Minister will meet with Indigenous high school students to discuss the importance of protecting nature. Note for media: Pooled coverage10:30 a.m. The Prime Minister will make an...

06:00
Members of the media are invited to an infrastructure announcement with Terry Sheehan, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Labour and Member of Parliament for Sault. Ste. Marie, and Dean Sayers, Chief of Batchewana First Nation. Date:...


23 may 2023

22:29
Members of the media are invited to an infrastructure announcement with Terry Sheehan, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Labour and Member of Parliament for Sault. Ste. Marie, and Dean Sayers, Chief of Batchewana First Nation. Date:...

21:33
Note: All times local Winnipeg, Manitoba 10:00 a.m. The Prime Minister will meet with Indigenous high school students to discuss the importance of protecting nature. Note for media: Pooled coverage10:30 a.m. The Prime Minister will make an...

12:15
Today, Kevin Lamoureux, Parliamentary Secretary to the Leader of the Government in the House of Commons and Member of Parliament for Winnipeg North, and Theresa Crow Spreading His Wings, Executive Director of the Native Addictions Council of...

12:00
Regis Penosway, Chief of the Kitcisakik Council, and the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Crown?Indigenous Relations, will sign a Framework Agreement to advance the self-determination of Kitcisakik members. A protocol ceremony will be held,...

11:05
Today, Sophie Chatel, Member of Parliament for Pontiac on behalf of the Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Housing and Diversity and Inclusion, announced that the Government of Canada is contributing just over $411,000 for the repairs to Place...