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News by subject: NTA

18 may 2023

07:00
We are thrilled to announce that Tuhaymani'chi Pal Waniqa (The Water Flows Always) is an official selection for the Academy Award-qualifying 2023 Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF). It is the first release in an upcoming series of films...


17 may 2023

19:00
Please be advised that the Minister of Indigenous Services Patty Hajdu and Assembly of First Nations Manitoba Regional Chief Cindy Woodhouse will provide an update on discussions being held at the inaugural First Nations First Responders Gathering...

14:39
Triple Emmy Award-winning journalist, leadership speaker and bestselling author Gaby Natale delivered a rousing keynote address in Tampa, Florida during UMA's commencement ceremony. Natale's empowering message instilled students launching a new...

09:19
World Energy GH2 has signed an investment agreement with SK ecoplant, the environment and energy arm of SK Group, one of the world's largest sustainable infrastructure companies. SK Group operates more than 200 companies across the energy, life...

08:44
Many Americans are surprised by the challenges currently facing this country's first Americans, including food insecurity, contaminated water and barriers to education. Partnership With Native Americans (PWNA), a Native-led nonprofit, releases a...


16 may 2023

13:00
The vast network of protected areas administered by Parks Canada is a gateway to nature, history, and 450 000 km² of stories from coast to coast to coast....

12:44
The Government of Québec will contribute $11 million to the Kahnawà:ke Cultural Arts Center project, put forward by the Mohawk Council of Kahnawà:ke. The Minister Responsible for Relations with First Nations and Inuit, Mr. Ian Lafrenière, made the...

12:33
The Summer Solstice Indigenous Festival today announced nominees for The SSIMAs, (Summer Solstice Indigenous Music Awards) presented by TD Bank Group. Winners will be celebrated and honoured in Ottawa during the awards ceremony at the National Arts...

12:30
The Government of Québec will contribute $11 million to the Kahnawà:ke Culture and Arts Centre project, put forward by the Mohawk Council of Kahnawà:ke. The Minister Responsible for Relations with First Nations and Inuit, Mr. Ian Lafrenière, made the...

12:21
Today, the Honourable Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of International Development and Minister responsible for the Pacific Economic Development Agency of Canada, announced a federal investment of $198,946 to support four active transportation planning...

12:04
Manitoba has the potential to be a leader in the production of critical minerals in Canada. Capitalizing on northern Manitoba's geological advantages also depends on meaningful engagement, partnership and collaboration with Indigenous Peoples, and...

11:00
For more than a century, Pendleton Woolen Mills has had a deep connection with the Native American community. Pendleton Woolen Mills is expanding on this connection with a new philanthropic initiative to support key community needs. Pendleton has...

10:00
Bank of America is pleased to officially launch its impact accelerator program named Bank of America Breakthrough Lab with the call for applications for the September 2023 cohort. The six-month program provides tailored mentorship, digital expertise,...


15 may 2023

15:00
The vast network of protected areas administered by Parks Canada is a gateway to nature, history, and 450 000 km² of stories from coast to coast to coast....

13:36
Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights today announced the Guatemalan organization Parlamento del Pueblo Xinka (Parliament of the Xinka People) as the recipient of its 40th annual Human Rights Award. A ceremony honoring Xinka Parliament will take place...

12:32
The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (the Agency) is conducting a federal environmental assessment for the proposed Tilt Cove Exploration Drilling Project, located approximately 300 kilometres southeast of St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, in...

09:08
The SANS Institute and Sinclair Community College, in collaboration with the National Science Foundation (NSF), proudly unveil the groundbreaking JumpStart into Cyber Summer program. This innovative, two-step cybersecurity journey is specially...


12 may 2023

22:04
Note: All times local Nain, Nunatsiavut, Newfoundland and Labrador 9:30 a.m.        The Prime Minister will co-chair the Inuit Partnership Committee Leaders Meeting with Natan Obed, President of Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami. He will be joined by the...

18:41
Unceded Traditional Territory of the Algonquin Anishinaabeg Nation ? Today, the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Crown?Indigenous Relations; the Honourable Dan Vandal, Minister of Northern Affairs, and Minister responsible for Prairies Economic...

18:07
Since the signing of the Inuit Nunangat Declaration in 2017, the Government of Canada and Inuit leaders have continued to meet annually and work together through the Inuit-Crown Partnership Committee (ICPC) to advance our shared priorities,...

12:00
The Postal Service issued the Chief Standing Bear Forever stamp today, honoring the Native American civil rights icon, who won a landmark court ruling in 1879 that determined a Native American was a person under the law with an inherent right to...

06:00
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) will launch its first consultations to modernize the broadcasting system and ensure that online streaming services make meaningful contributions to Canadian and Indigenous content...


11 may 2023

17:42
Alaska Airlines unveiled its newest aircraft paint theme today - Xáat Kwáani - designed by the talented Alaska Native artist Crystal Kaakeeyáa Rose Demientieff Worl. Xáat Kwáani means "Salmon...

14:13
Today, the Government of Canada and the Government of Alberta announced a coordinated donation-matching program with the Canadian Red Cross to support the disaster relief efforts in Alberta communities impacted by the devastating wildfires.  The...

03:00
Alameda Health System (AHS) has published an AHS COVID-19 Memory Archive to commemorate the end of the COVID-19 state of emergency on May 11, 2023. Earlier in the year, the Health Officer of Alameda County rescinded its declaration of the local...


10 may 2023

14:34
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 De Havilland Field Project, a new aviation park located...

13:58
The authors of the new Métis book, The True Canadians: Forgotten Nevermore, will recommence their nationwide tour today, with events scheduled across the country from the east coast to the west coast, including several Alberta locations, and...

10:13
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) will launch its first consultations to modernize the broadcasting system and ensure that online streaming services make meaningful contributions to Canadian and Indigenous content...

09:05
Her Excellency the Right Honourable Mary Simon, Governor General of Canada, will deliver a keynote address at the Canadian Bar Association's Aboriginal Law Conference. Date:              May 11, 2023 Time:              6:30 p.m. EDT Location:     ...

06:00
After an outstanding 2022 summer season that welcomed over 4 million visitors, the Old Port of Montréal is thrilled to release the details of its 2023 summer programming. Featuring more than 70 activities and events, summertime at the Old Port is...


9 may 2023

12:00
Today, the Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Housing and Diversity and Inclusion, alongside Taleeb Noormohamed, Member of Parliament for Vancouver Granville, announced $10.5 million in funding through the Rapid Housing Initiative (RHI) Project...

08:00
Medicine Wheel Natural Healing became the first Anishinaabe sovereign cannabis dispensary in Canada when it opened its doors in Alderville First Nation in 2017. Now, with the support of former National Chief Delbert Riley, Medicine Wheel Natural...


8 may 2023

20:31
Minister of Indigenous Services Patty Hajdu issued the following statement today: "At every stage of our healthcare journey?from birth to death and everything in between?nurses play an invaluable role in supporting patients and their families. Nurses...

15:11
2150038 Alberta Inc. (the proponent) is proposing the De Havilland Field Project, a new aviation park located about 11 kilometres west of Strathmore, Alberta. The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (the Agency) invites the public and Indigenous...

13:15
Note: All times local National Capital Region, Canada Private meetings The Prime Minister will speak with the Premier of Alberta, Danielle Smith.   2:00 p.m.        The Prime Minister will participate in the Intergovernmental Leaders Forum that will...

10:13
The Moose Hide Campaign, an Indigenous-led grassroots movement aimed at reconciliation and ending gender-based violence, is holding its 12th annual day of ceremony, fasting and action on Thursday, May 11, 2023....

09:45
Today, Darrell Samson, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence and Member of Parliament for Sackville?Preston?Chezzetcook, and His Worship Mike Savage, Mayor of Halifax Regional...

09:15
Today, the Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Housing and Diversity and Inclusion along with the Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Indigenous Services, the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, and Jaime Battiste, Member...

07:00
Note: All times local National Capital Region, Canada Private meetings 2:00 p.m.        The Prime Minister will participate in the Intergovernmental Leaders Forum that will focus on strengthening relationships with Self-Governing and Modern Treaty...

06:00
The Government of Canada will be making an announcement related to new Indigenous shelters and transitional housing. Media are...


7 may 2023

21:34
Note: All times local National Capital Region, Canada Private meetings 2:00 p.m.        The Prime Minister will participate in the Intergovernmental Leaders Forum that will focus on strengthening relationships with Self-Governing and Modern Treaty...

09:00
The Government of Canada will be making an announcement related to new Indigenous shelters and transitional housing. Media are...


5 may 2023

10:13
Traditional unceded Algonquin Territory ? Today, 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...

09:00
The Government of Canada will be making an announcement related to new Indigenous shelters and transitional housing. Media are...


4 may 2023

17:56
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...

16:24
Today was a historic day for Indigenous peoples, for Canada, and for our relationship with the Crown. Days before his Coronation, His Majesty King Charles III showed his commitment to reconciliation in a meeting with Indigenous leaders.  The King...

11:00
Indigenous Peoples, particularly women, girls, and 2SLGBTQI+ people (MMIWG2S+), experience violence at a much higher rate than other populations in Canada. The disappearance and murder of Indigenous women, girls, and 2SLGBTQI+ people in Canada is an...

08:00
Six Indigenous students have each received $10,000 to further their education as part of the John Wesley Beaver Memorial Scholarship (JWBMS) program....

06:00
The Canadian Journalism Foundation (CJF) is proud to announce that Crystal Greene, an Anishinaabekwe journalist born in Winnipeg and finishing her studies at the University of King's College, Halifax, will receive the 2023 CJF Bursary for BIPOC...


3 may 2023

19:35
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...