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24 may 2023

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...

10:00
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....

09:22
Becoming a Canadian citizen is a momentous occasion that marks the final step in the immigration journey. Every year, we celebrate Citizenship Week, a chance to celebrate new citizens and all that it means to be Canadian?our diversity, our history...

09:00
Jennifer Bone, Chief of Sioux Valley Dakota Nation, and the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Crown?Indigenous Relations, will announce historic infrastructure investments in the community. Media participation: Media are invited to attend the...

06:00
The homelessness situation in Val-d'Or, with its complexity and Indigenous particularity, combined with the feeling of insecurity expressed by the citizens of the downtown area, made the municipality fall back into a tense social climate that...


22 may 2023

14:28
?Living Cities announced its new partnership with Known, a finance and asset management firm, to house its?$100?million?Catalyst Fund III, an investment vehicle designed to confront and address underinvestment in Black, Indigenous, People of Color...

12:51
?Living Cities announced its new partnership with Known, a finance and asset management firm, to house its?$100?million?Catalyst Fund III, an investment vehicle designed to confront and address underinvestment in Black, Indigenous, People of Color...

10:00
Yesterday, Brazilian music superstar and philanthropist Alok was honored with a prestigious award at the Better World Fund Gala during the Cannes Film Festival for his charity work with his Alok Institute in conjunction with the Amazônia Fund...

09:00
Jennifer Bone, Chief of Sioux Valley Dakota Nation, and the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Crown?Indigenous Relations, will announce historic infrastructure investments in the community. Media participation: Media are invited to attend the...


19 may 2023

15:56
An inaugural First Nations First Responders Gathering was held in Ottawa over the past three days. The event brought together Indigenous fire protection and emergency responder leadership to explore how best to address increasing fire dangers faced...

10:00
The May long weekend is the unofficial start of boating season for many Canadians. As the season begins, the Government of Canada is committed to raising awareness about safe boating practices and keeping Canadians safer on the water. Today, the...

09:30
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....


18 may 2023

13:15
The First Nations Education Council (FNEC) is proud to officially launch the 15th edition of its Inter-school Games, which will take place from May 18 to 21, 2023, at Laval University's sports and physical education pavilion (PEPS). Since its...

12:00
In the news release, MEDIA ADVISORY - Regional Chief Cindy Woodhouse and Minister of Indigenous Services Patty Hajdu to speak at Inaugural First Nations First Responders Gathering, issued 17-May-2023 by Indigenous Services Canada over CNW, we are...

10:44
BLiNQ Networks and GT Global Services are proud to announce their new partnership that will help support some of the remote mining sectors in North America as well as provide critical communications for remote indigenous communities. Initially,...

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:     ...