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News by subject: NTA

14 february 2023

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Improving the quality, supply and affordability of housing for Indigenous Peoples living in urban, rural and northern areas is a priority for the Government of Canada and an important commitment on the path toward reconciliation....

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Global Catalytic Ministries (GCM), a leader in the Afghanistan crisis and who make disciples in the darkest places and beyond, is seeking to raise $5 million to help organize disciple makers in Turkey and provide aid to the people affected by the...

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The Cultural Inclusion Accelerator, in partnership with ANA's Alliance for Inclusive and Multicultural Marketing (AIMM), announced today America's most...


13 february 2023

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The West Des Moines Chamber of Commerce (WDM Chamber) is accepting applications for the 2023 Athene Black & Brown Business Summit (BBBS) pitch competition, brought to you by exclusive pitch competition partner Bank of America. Deadline to submit...

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The Canada Post Community Foundation is now accepting grant applications for 2023. Canadian charities, schools and community organizations that provide programming for children and youth (up to age 21) can apply for the grants, which range in value...

09:00
As Canada continues to experience the impacts of climate change, particularly profound in the North and Arctic, many Indigenous communities are leading the way in building a resilient clean energy future. To support their vision, the Government of...

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Note: All times local Ottawa, Ontario Private meetings. 2:00 p.m.    The Deputy Prime Minister will attend Question Period. The Deputy Prime Minister will meet with Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami as part of pre-budget consultations. Closed to media. The...


12 february 2023

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Note: All times local Ottawa, Ontario Private meetings. 2:00 p.m.    The Deputy Prime Minister will attend Question Period. The Deputy Prime Minister will meet with Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami as part of pre-budget consultations. Closed to media. The...

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Note: All times local Whitehorse, Yukon Private meetings The Prime Minister will participate in the Council of Yukon First Nations' 50th anniversary celebrations with community leaders, Elders, and youth. He will be joined by the Minister of...


10 february 2023

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Today, the Honourable Randy Boissonnault, Minister of Tourism and Associate Minister of Finance and Member of Parliament for Edmonton Centre; George Chahal, Member of Parliament for Calgary Skyview; and Gian-Carlo Carrà, Deputy Mayor and Ward 9...

14:00
Creating opportunities for people with diverse talents, abilities and backgrounds strengthens our economy and generates prosperity for all. That is why PacifiCan is investing in projects that grow our economy and create opportunity for all British...

10:45
Indigenous and remote communities across Canada are leading the way in prioritizing cleaner, cheaper and more reliable energy sources as they continue to experience some of the deepest impacts of climate change. By investing in clean energy...


9 february 2023

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Today, eight major environmental nonprofits and Indigenous Peoples organizations released comprehensive, step-by-step counsel for companies to follow when investing in tropical forest carbon credits to fight climate change. The new guidance is...

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Please be advised that the Honourable Dan Vandal, Minister of Northern Affairs, PrairiesCan and CanNor, will be available to answer questions from the media following an announcement and keynote address at the Northern Lights Conference. Date:...

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Merrell®, the world's leading hike and outdoor footwear brand, announced a collaboration with artist Jordan Ann Craig. The partnership features all-new designs and bold prints by Craig herself while celebrating Indigenous design and the world in...


8 february 2023

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The First Nations Health Authority (FNHA) is partnering with BC Cancer to launch a province-wide cancer screening promotion campaign. The campaign was made possible with generous funding support from the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer (CPAC)....

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"Here, Now and Always: Voices of the First Peoples of the Southwest," published by the Museum of New Mexico Press, is a reiteration of a book first published twenty years ago as companion to a...

15:18
The team helming the redevelopment of the Stocker Street Creative (SSC) project in Baldwin Hills is excited to announce a return to its platinum sponsorship for the opening night festivities of the 31st annual Pan African Film Festival (PAFF). For a...

13:45
The recent murders of Indigenous women in Winnipeg, Manitoba, are horrific,  devastating, and exemplify the violence that Indigenous women, girls and 2SLGBTQI+ people continue to experience in Canada. Each of the lives lost were cherished and a loved...

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The Government of Canada is committed to supporting Indigenous communities across the country in their efforts to be strong and healthy. The transformative power of sport plays an essential role in achieving these goals. The government recognizes...


7 february 2023

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Today at the Fifth International Marine Protected Areas Congress (IMPAC5) in Vancouver, the Honourable Joyce Murray, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard together with the Council of the Haida Nation, Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal...

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The Government of Canada is seeking applications from individuals interested in becoming members of the Minister's Advisory Council on impact assessment (the Council). The Council provides independent and objective advice to the Minister of...

12:37
The Assembly of First Nations Quebec-Labrador (AFNQL) and the First Nations of Quebec and Labrador Health and Social Services Commission (FNQLHSSC) find it totally unacceptable that the federal, provincial and territorial governments have not...

12:00
In a press conference held today, the National Urban Rural and Northern Indigenous Housing Coalition, an organization representing Indigenous housing providers across the country, called on the federal government to commit $6 billion in the 2023...

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The McKay Métis Group (MMG) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mike Macsween to its board of directors.  This appointment signals the next phase of MMG's growth strategy.  Mike MacSween retired from Suncor Energy in 2022. Previously, he held...

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Now available in New York, New Jersey and Florida, ReKlame Health brings culturally competent, tech-enabled behavioral healthcare and addiction management to traditionally underserved BIPOC communitiesIn-network with several national and regional...

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The PATHWAYS Indigenous Health Collaborations, an innovative, community-driven health project fund led by Bimaadzwin and Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada) Ltd., is adding four more new Indigenous communities to meet the needs of thousands of members...

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First Nations Bank of Canada (FNBC) is pleased to announce the hiring of William (Bill) Lomax to the newly created position of Chief Operating Officer (COO) as the initial step in an executive transition plan in preparation for the retirement of...

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Produced by the Sioux Lookout Friendship Accord (SLFA), The Technology and Indigenous Development Summit ("TIDsummit") 2023 is Canada's first-ever national gathering of the tech sector, entrepreneurs and Indigenous leaders.  ...


6 february 2023

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The British Columbia Assembly of First Nations (BCAFN) and the Assembly of First Nations Quebec-Labrador (AFNQL) applaud the charges that have finally been laid against the RCMP Officers involved in the death of Dale Culver in 2017. Despite the...

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Together, with Indigenous partners, scientists are assessing the presence of contaminants and plastics pollution in Northern and Arctic communities. These partnerships will lead to solutions to reduce the presence of contaminants in local food...

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What is happening?  The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (the Agency) is conducting an impact assessment for the proposed Crawford Nickel Project, located 43 kilometres north of Timmins, Ontario. As part of the planning phase in the impact...

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The British Columbia Seafood Alliance (BCSA) responded today to the Northern Shelf Bioregion Network Action Plan (NAP) Endorsement by the Government of Canada and their partners at the IMPAC5 congress....

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The Primary Care Collaborative (PCC) is encouraging Premiers across the country, and the federal government, to strike a new Canada Health Transfer agreement that will focus on expanding team-based care and ensure that every Canadian has access to a...

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Monumental Minerals Corp. ("Monumental Minerals" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the signing of an agreement with the Ayquina-Turi Indigenous Community for land and exploration access at the Salar de Turi lithium project (the "Turi...


5 february 2023

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Our oceans are vital to the livelihoods of communities across Canada. As stewards of the longest coastline in the world, it is our shared responsibility to keep our oceans healthy for generations to come. Working in close collaboration with...

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The blueprint for a vast network of marine protected areas (MPAs) across the northern third of Canada's West Coast is being unveiled after more than a decade of work. Today, 15 First Nations, the Government of Canada, and the Government of British...


4 february 2023

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The Honourable Joyce Murray, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, Chief Marilyn Slett of the Heiltsuk Nation, and Dallas Smith, Board President of Nanwakolas Council together with the Honourable Nathan Cullen, BC Minister of...

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Over the past week, athletes, coaches, mission staff, officials and artists from eight circumpolar regions came together in Wood Buffalo, Alberta to showcase their skills and talents at the 2023 Arctic Winter Games. The exceptional athletic...

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The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®)?a not-for-profit alliance...


3 february 2023

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The Government of Canada is taking meaningful action on its Greening Government Strategy commitment to power federal buildings with 100% renewable electricity by 2025 to help fight climate change and support local renewable electricity projects....

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The Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo is known for being at the heart of Canada's energy sector and is a major contributor to Alberta's economy. Fort McMurray and area are home to innovative entrepreneurs, growing businesses, hardworking...

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The Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Housing and Diversity and Inclusion, alongside George Chahal, Member of Parliament for Calgary Skyview, Chief Clifford Poucette, Goodstoney First Nation, Tyson Howett, Construction/Project Manager, O'Chiese...

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Canada's coastline is as long as six trips around the earth. Marine waters in Canada are vast, home to countless species and relied upon by thousands of coastal communities to work, live and play. With a target of protecting 30 percent of lands and...


2 february 2023

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Ford government's plan for health care, unveiled today by Health Minister Sylvia Jones, should include updates for midwifery to ensure Ontarians have access to the medication and tests they need from their midwives.  ...

12:16
Targeted investments protecting the environment can preserve the land for future generations while encouraging economic growth. Nunavut's Belcher Islands in Hudson Bay are an important ecological part of Canada, and home to a variety of unique...

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The 11th Annual Arctic Inspiration Prize Awards Ceremony will take place at 5 p.m. on February 8, 2023 at the Shaw Centre in Ottawa, and will feature some of the North's most inspiring leaders: the Honourable Eva Aariak, Commissioner of Nunavut; the...

11:47
The Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion (CCDI) proudly announced the General Governor of Canada, Her Excellency the Right Honourable Mary Simon as keynote speaker for the 2023 UnConference, one of the main DEI events in Canada, taking place...

10:00
The Conseil des Atikamekw d'Opitciwan (CAO), Hydro-Québec (HQ) and the Société en commandite Onimiskiw Opitciwan (SCOO) have forged a historic agreement to build a forest biomass cogeneration plant to supply Opitciwan. The future off-grid system will...

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The Northern Journalism Training Initiative [NJTI] and Journalists for Human Rights [JHR] are proud to announce a new partnership and program designed by and for northerners in the Northwest Territories, with support from the Google News Initiative....