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6 december 2022

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Indigenous Tourism Ontario (ITO) is honoured to support the Ottawa Senators' Indigenous Peoples Appreciation Night hockey game on December 6th, 2022. The evening will be filled with cultural celebrations and performances, as well as the return of the...

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Today, from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., is the commemoration of the 1989 anti-feminist attack during which 14 women were murdered. December 6 also marks the end of the national "12 Days of Activism to End Violence Against Women" campaign. The ceremony,...

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ReImagine Science, a non-profit focused on transforming the way science is done, is innovating once again with a workshop co-designed with a renowned member of the North American First Nations. The session titled 'Renewed hope in a shared future for...


5 december 2022

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Madayin: Eight Decades of Aboriginal Australian Bark Painting from Yirrkala is the first major exhibition of Aboriginal Australian bark paintings to tour the United States. Curated by Indigenous people and presented from their perspective, it offers...

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Les Femmes Michif Otipemisiwak / Women of the Métis Nation (LFMO) is excited to send their very own delegation of young Métis women and knowledge keepers to COP15 in Montréal, Quebec as part of the United Nations' Environmental Programme's (UNEP)...

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Parks Canada manages national parks in trust for all Canadians to ensure these special places can be enjoyed by present and future generations. In collaboration with others, Parks Canada remains committed to protecting ecological integrity within...

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Funding provided by the Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (the Agency) is now available to help the public and Indigenous groups participate in the Regional Assessment of Offshore Wind Development in Newfoundland and Labrador and Nova Scotia. The...

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The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) announced today that it continues to stand with First Nations in Quebec and all First Nations' who exercise their inherent jurisdiction over child and family law. First Nations interveners, including the AFN, will...

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Pow Wow Pitch, Canada's premier pitch competition for emerging Indigenous entrepreneurs, announced Erica Daniels, Founder and CEO of Kejic Productions as the 2023 Winner of the competition and the recipient of the Grand Prize of $25,000....

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The Three Fires Group (TFG), a First Nations-owned economic development corporation, is proud to announce a joint venture agreement with Dillon Consulting Limited (Dillon), a leading professional consulting firm specializing in planning, management,...

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"Indigenous peoples have been stewards and caretakers of the land, water, and ice, and leaders in ecosystem conservation, since time immemorial. We can learn from them how to live in harmony with nature. "As the world gathers this week in Montréal...

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Today, leaders from the Berens River First Nation and the Honourable...


4 december 2022

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Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Manitoba Regional Chief Cindy Woodhouse, AFN Quebec and Labrador Regional Chief Ghislain Picard, and Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations Vice Chief David Pratt will address the media on An Act respecting First...


2 december 2022

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Quick Custom Intelligence ("QCI") and The Twenty-Nine Palms Band of Mission Indians announced they have begun upgrading the casinos in Southern California to the 5.1 version of the QCI Platform. The new release includes dynamic reinvestment, which...

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The Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) is pleased to announce entries are now being accepted for its CAJ Awards program , Canada's preeminent national journalism investigative awards program....

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As Canada and the world rise to the dual challenge of climate change and biodiversity loss and as people increasingly turn to natural and cultural heritage places to connect with nature and learn about history, national historic sites, national...

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Citizens of the Métis Nation of Alberta (MNA) have overwhelmingly adopted a new Constitution as the missing piece in their centuries long struggle to have their self-government solidified and recognized by other levels of government in Canada....

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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...

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The ongoing effects of colonialism and institutional racism are closely linked to the disproportionate harms that the overdose crisis and increasingly toxic drug supply have had on Indigenous Peoples. The Government of Canada is committed to...

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As people are spending more time together indoors, respiratory illnesses are increasing this fall. One of the best ways to protect yourself from becoming really sick is to stay up to date with your COVID-19 and annual flu vaccines. Getting vaccinated...

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The LP Foundation, LP Building Solutions' non-profit giving division, has partnered with Vancouver Island University to support training for Indigenous people and women in manufacturing.  ...

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The Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Mental Health and Addictions and Associate Minister of Health, will announce funding to support Indigenous communities across Canada in preventing substance-related harms. There will be a media availability...


1 december 2022

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Citizens of the Métis Nation of Alberta (MNA) have overwhelmingly adopted a new Constitution. In a province-wide ratification vote...

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Today, the Honourable Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of International Development and Minister responsible for the Pacific Economic Development Agency of Canada, and Kelli Paddon, Member of the Legislative Assembly for Chilliwack-Kent, on behalf of the...

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The Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Mental Health and Addictions and Associate Minister of Health, will announce funding to support Indigenous communities across Canada in preventing substance-related harms. There will be a media availability...

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The Canada Energy Regulator (CER), in its role as Crown Consultation Coordinator, released the Crown Consultation and Accommodation Report for the NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. (NGTL) West Path Delivery 2023 Project. The Crown Consultation and...

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Today marks World AIDS Day and the beginning of Indigenous AIDS Awareness Week. These events provide an opportunity to raise awareness of HIV/AIDS, support those living with HIV, and remember the people we have lost. The theme of World AIDS Day,...

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Introducing UFirst, a faster and more accessible way to get the help you need, when you need it. Maximus Rose's new EAP solution will help employees avoid long wait times and impersonal care by connecting them directly to a Health Benefits Navigator...

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December 1 marks World AIDS Day and the beginning of Indigenous AIDS Awareness Week. During this time, we remember those who we lost to human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) as we continue to show our support for those living with it by raising...

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ATCO Electric Yukon (ATCO), a subsidiary of Canadian Utilities, and Copper Niisüü Limited Partnership (CNLP), have finalized a landmark Electricity Purchase Agreement (EPA) that will help the White River First Nation (WRFN) reduce their reliance on...

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The Tsuut'ina Nation is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Tyrone Waite as the Resort Chief Executive Officer for the Grey Eagle Resort & Casino ("the Resort"), effective December 1, 2022....

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What is happening? O3 Mining Inc. (the proponent) is proposing the Marban Gold Mine Project, a new open pit gold mine located approximately 15 kilometers north-west of Val-d'Or, Quebec. The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (the Agency) invites the...

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The Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) has closed the first two investments out of its new Colorado BIPOC Micro Equity Fund, a $2 million program to provide equity-like growth capital to entrepreneurs of color operating in the state, funded...

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Today, the Honourable Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of International Development and Minister responsible for the Pacific Economic Development Agency of Canada and Member of Parliament for Vancouver South, announced more than $21.7 million in federal...

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An environmental charity and a First Nation in Nova Scotia are partnering on a project to develop the first generation of zero-emission fishing vessels in Canada. Oceans North, which supports marine conservation and climate action in partnership with...

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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...

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American Express is thrilled to announce it has committed $1 million CAD in grants over three years to the Pinball Clemons Foundation and Pathways to Education to back underrepresented students in communities in Canada. These initiatives, funded...


30 november 2022

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Pictureworks Entertainment, Director Tracey Deer, and Casting Director, Rene Haynes, announce an online open casting call event to find the next Jim Thorpe for the upcoming feature film Thorpe. Deadline reported on November 21, 2022 that...

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The Government of Canada is committed to developing Canada's critical mineral resources and creating good middle-class jobs, while ensuring the protection of the environment. Today, the Minister of Environment and Climate Change and Minister...

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Canada is committed to addressing the concurrent crises of climate change and global energy security. The government continues to explore options for ensuring reliable, long-term access to energy supplies domestically and for our allies as we...

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Les Femmes Michif Otipemisiwak / Women of the Métis Nation (LFMO) acknowledges the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence (GBV) both at home and around the world....

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Les Femmes Michif Otipemisiwak / Women of the Métis Nation (LFMO) successfully concluded its 4th Annual Métis Women's Forum in Ottawa, Ontario last week....

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First Nations, with support from the Government of Canada, continue to make significant progress in ending long-term drinking water advisories on reserves and building sustainable solutions to support access to safe, clean drinking water.  After...

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Heritage places reflect the rich and varied stories of Canada and provide an opportunity for Canadians to learn more about our diverse history....


29 november 2022

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The First Nations Health Authority (FNHA) is marking the second anniversary of the In Plain Sight Report on Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2022 by publicly announcing the completion of work on a first-of-its-kind Cultural Safety and Humility Standard (CSHS) for...

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Klimat X Developments Inc. ("Klimat X" or...

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Dr. Anna Chacon is a board-certified dermatologist who has a passion for helping patients resolve their dermatologic conditions from the comfort of their homes. She grew up in Miami, Florida, and has lived in many different regions such as Chicago;...

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Laramide Resources Ltd. ("Laramide" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, Tackle Resources Pty Ltd ("Tackle"), has entered into an Indigenous land use agreement ("ILUA") and Ancillary Agreement with the Gangalidda...

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Fortune Bay Corp. ("Fortune Bay" or the "Company") is pleased to announce its conclusion of an Exploration Agreement (the "Agreement") that formalizes the Company's relationship with Ya' thi Néné Lands and Resources ("YNLR"), Hatchet Lake...

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Note: All times local National Capital Region, Canada Private meetings 10:00 a.m.    The Prime Minister will chair the Cabinet meeting. 2:00 p.m.    The Prime Minister will attend Question Period. 3:45 p.m.    The Prime Minister will meet with the...