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ITK: Inuit Graduate Student Winter Institute

Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami and the University of Ottawa are pleased to invite Inuit graduate students to participate in the Inuit Graduate Student Winter Institute: Ensuring Inuit participation and success in research. This 2-day national gathering of Inuit students and graduates at uOttawa on Tuesday 19th and Wednesday 20th February 2019 is hosted by Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami (ITK) in […]

by pmnationtalk on January 21, 20192 Views

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2018 Kenora business award nominees – Daily Miner and News

Kenora District Chamber of Commerce to recognize achievements by local businesses on Feb. 6 January 21, 2019 The Kenora and District Chamber of Commerce has released its list of nominees for the 2018 Business Award. A total of 118 nominations were received, with 52 businesses nominated in 10 award categories. The winners will be announced […]

by pmnationtalk on January 21, 20194 Views

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Statement: The Government of Canada is thankful for the return of two historic figures of outstanding significance and national importance

OTTAWA, January 21, 2019 Today, we mark the decision by National Museums Scotland (NMS) to repatriate the remains of Demasduit and her husband Nonosabasut, two Beothuk individuals of national significance for Indigenous Peoples in Canada, the people of Newfoundland and Labrador, and our country. In 1827, the remains of this couple were wrongfully removed from […]

by pmnationtalk on January 21, 20194 Views

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Faculty of Kinesiology & Physical Education Task Force recommends further inclusion of racialized, Indigenous students – Varsity

20 January 2019 Recommendations include changes to curriculum, communications, data collection, recruitment The University of Toronto’s Faculty of Kinesiology & Physical Education (KPE) Task Force on Race and Indigeneity released its final report in response to the 2015 Summary of the Final Report of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada (TRC). In its December […]

by ahnationtalk on January 21, 20193 Views

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Government of Canada and Assembly of First Nations announce new policy and funding approach for First Nations K-12 education on reserve

January, 21, 2019 – Unceded Algonquin Territory, Ottawa, ON, Indigenous Services Canada New approach takes effect April 1, 2019, supports First Nations control of First Nations education, and ensures more predictable and sufficient funding. First Nations students on-reserve deserve a high quality education with financial investments that meet their unique needs, including supports for language […]

by pmnationtalk on January 21, 20192 Views

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The countdown is on – Little NHL tournament is fast approaching! – Anishinabek News

January 21, 2019 SARNIA – The 2019 Little Native Hockey League tournament is just around the corner. Officials with the Indigenous youth hockey event, better known simply as the Little NHL, held a news conference in Sarnia. along with Hydro One representatives, on Thursday, Jan. 17, launching a 50-day countdown to this year’s event. Aamjiwnaang […]

by ahnationtalk on January 21, 20192 Views

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Healthy & Safe Communities department budget presentation focuses on a healthy, safe and supportive community across the lifespan

January 18 2019 Today, Hamilton City Council’s General Issues Committee (GIC) considered the 2019 budget from the Healthy & Safe Communities department. Grounded in the things that make us healthy, the social determinants of health, Healthy & Safe Communities is a system of services that work together towards ensuring Hamilton is a safe and supportive […]

by ahnationtalk on January 21, 20192 Views

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AFN Congratulates the Teslin Tlingit Council in Recent Yukon Supreme Court Ruling Confirming Canada’s Legal Obligations to Modern Treaties

AFN Congratulates the Teslin Tlingit Council in Recent Yukon Supreme Court Ruling Confirming Canada’s Legal Obligations to Modern Treaties (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde and AFN Yukon Regional Chief Kluane Adamek congratulate the Teslin Tlingit Council (TTC) on the recent Yukon Supreme Court decision that affirms Canada’s constitutional […]

by pmnationtalk on January 21, 20197 Views

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Landfill authority has busy first year – Nipawin Journal

January 21, 2019 Nipawin council heard from the Boreal Area Regional Waste Authority on how its first year of operations has gone at their council meeting on Monday, January 14. Jason Volke is chairperson of the board and gave the update. “This year was a fairly busy year,” he said. “We wouldn’t have been able […]

by ahnationtalk on January 21, 20192 Views

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Applications now being accepted for Mindset Award for Workplace Mental Health Reporting

LONDON, ON, Jan. 21, 2019  – Applications open today for the Mindset Award for Workplace Mental Health Reporting, offering a prize of $1,000 for excellent Canadian journalism on the subject in English in 2018. Applications are also open for the French equivalent, le prix En-Tête pour le reportage en santé mentale au travail, which also carries a $1,000 prize. There […]

by pmnationtalk on January 21, 20192 Views

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