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Park Board approves landmark colonial audit

July 24 2018 The Vancouver Park Board has approved an unprecedented audit outlining its own colonial history and actions and will seek an opportunity to formally apologize to the Musqueam, Squamish, and Tsleil-Waututh First Nations for “core acts of colonialism”. These actions include dispossession and theft of ancestral lands in traditional Coast Salish territories including […]

by ahnationtalk on July 25, 201819 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, July 25, 2018

July 25, 2018 Railway carloadings, May 2018 The volume of rail freight carried in Canada totalled 31.7 million tonnes in May, up 2.4% from May 2017. Continue reading Dairy statistics, May 2018 Total cheese production (all cheese except processed) increased 2.3% from May 2017 to 38 589 tonnes in May. Continue reading Oilseed crushing statistics, […]

by ahnationtalk on July 25, 201815 Views

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July 24, 2018 – Evaluation of the Emergency Management Assistance Program

Final Report March 2017 Project Number: 1570-7/16122 PDF Version (331 Kb, 37 Pages) Summary An evaluation of Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada’s (INAC) Emergency Management Assistance Program (EMAP) was conducted in 2016-17 by the Department’s Evaluation, Performance Measurement, and Review Branch. The purpose of the evaluation is to provide a credible, reliable, and timely evidence-based assessment […]

by aanationtalk on July 24, 201826 Views

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York University and City of Markham formally acknowledge Indigenous lands at Markham Centre Campus site

Toronto, ON, Monday, July 23, 2018 – Today, Rhonda L. Lenton, President and Vice-Chancellor, York University, together with Frank Scarpitti, Mayor of Markham and Amy Desjarlais, Traditional Knowledge Keeper, York University, formally acknowledged the traditional lands at the site of York’s future Markham Centre Campus. The ceremony comes in advance of the construction phase, set to begin […]

by pmnationtalk on July 24, 201819 Views

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Creating Jobs, Growth and Strong Economy in Northern Ontario’s Indigenous Communities

FedNor investment to accelerate business and economic growth in Mattagami First Nation July 24, 2018 – Mattagami First Nation, ON – Federal Economic Development Initiative for Northern Ontario – FedNor Families and businesses in the Mattagami First Nation will benefit from new economic opportunities thanks to a Government of Canada investment of $88,200. This targeted […]

by pmnationtalk on July 24, 201817 Views

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Harte Gold Exploration Success Continues at Wolf, New Zone of Mineralization, the Fox Zone, Discovered Northwest of Wolf

Toronto – July 23, 2018 – HARTE GOLD CORP. (“Harte Gold” or the “Company”) (TSX: HRT / OTC: HRTFF / Frankfurt: H4O) is pleased to provide the following exploration update. Highlights: Wolf Zone drilling has extended known mineralization down dip. Hole WZ-18-170 returned 83 g/t over 10.66 metres, including 5.41 g/t over 6.91 metres and […]

by pmnationtalk on July 24, 201812 Views

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ITK Presidential Candidates And Election Information

Announcement of Candidates for Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami Presidential Election July 24, 2018 – Ottawa, Ontario – Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami announced yesterday that there are three candidates for the organization’s presidential election. The candidates, in alphabetical order, are: Peter Ittinuar Natan Obed Peter Williamson The election will take place on August 16, 2018, in Inuvik, Inuvialuit […]

by pmnationtalk on July 24, 201813 Views

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Media advisory: Minister Hajdu to make announcements in M’Chigeeng First Nation and Sudbury

The Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, will visit northeastern Ontario on Wednesday, July 25, 2018. While there, she will announce funding for skills training that will contribute to long-term, meaningful employment for First Nations people. She will also announce how the Government of Canada will help apprentices in Sudbury gain the skills […]

by pmnationtalk on July 24, 201820 Views

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BMO 1st Art! Competition Spotlights 13 Emerging Artists from Across Canada

BMO Financial Group announces one national winner and 12 regional winners $15,000 is awarded to the national winner; $7,500 is awarded to each regional winner All selected works will be showcased from November 15 to December 8 at the Justina M. Barnicke Gallery,University of Toronto TORONTO, July 24, 2018  – BMO Financial Group today announced the national and regional winners of […]

by pmnationtalk on July 24, 201834 Views

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Ogichidaa Francis Kavanaugh commends Kenora Chiefs Advisory and Wauzhushk Onigum Nation

Kenora, ON – On Thursday July 19, 2018, Wabaseemoong Independent Nations declared a state of emergency because a fire known as ‘Kenora Fire 71’ continues to burn approximately 20 kilometer away from the community. Over 70 residents were evacuated from the community. 50 of the evacuees were housed at various facilities in Wauzhushk Onigum Nation […]

by pmnationtalk on July 24, 201815 Views

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