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O’Regan to visit Attawapiskat at request of chief: minister’s office – Preeceville Progress

July 21, 2019 OTTAWA — The office of Indigenous Services Minister Seamus O’Regan said Sunday he will be visiting Attawapiskat First Nation at the request of the community’s chief. The northern Ontario reserve declared a state of emergency earlier this month due to concerns about chemical levels in the water. Nishnawbe Aski Nation Grand Chief […]

by ahnationtalk on July 22, 20192 Views

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Feds say officers’ lawsuit against RCMP over bullying shouldn’t proceed – CTV News

July 21, 2019 OTTAWA — The federal government is fighting a proposed class-action lawsuit against the RCMP over bullying and intimidation of members, saying the national police force already has a comprehensive policy on harassment and the Mounties have made strides toward modernization. In a submission to the Federal Court of Canada, lawyers representing the […]

by ahnationtalk on July 22, 20193 Views

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Forest fire near Keewaywin First Nation has stopped expanding: officials – Globalnews.ca

KEEWAYWIN FIRST NATION, Ont. – Officials say a large forest fire heading towards a northwestern Ontario First Nation community has stopped expanding. The fire forced the evacuation of Keewaywin First Nation on July 7, sending 450 residents to Timmins and Sioux Lookout. The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry says the fire is 965 square […]

by ahnationtalk on July 19, 20198 Views

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Centre for Indigenous HIV research awarded $4.8-million CIHR grant – Daily News McMaster

July 19, 2019 McMaster researcher Randy Jackson and his research partner Renee Masching, from the Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network (CAAN), have been awarded a $4.8-million CIHR grant for a massive, multidisciplinary, cross-Canadian project that will respond to the growing problem of sexually transmitted and blood-borne infections (STBBIs) among Indigenous populations. The grant, which amounts to […]

by ahnationtalk on July 19, 201911 Views

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Reflections on social inclusion and cohesion on campus and in community – Daily News McMaster

July 18, 2019 As I reflect on my first year at McMaster, I feel a tremendous sense of accomplishment in being a part of an exceptional Canadian university – exceptional by many measures of excellence, including its commitment to embodying equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI). Exemplifying this commitment to EDI is the recent launch of […]

by ahnationtalk on July 19, 20196 Views

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Federal training scheme marginalizes southern Inuit, TI says – Nunatsiaq News

18 July, 2019 StatCan estimates about 40 per cent of Inuit now live outside Inuit Nunangat A federal Indigenous training program that Carolyn Bennett, the minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs, promoted in Iqaluit earlier this month “further marginalizes” the Inuit of Ontario, the head of Tungasuvvingat Inuit said yesterday. Bennett “announced” the program […]

by ahnationtalk on July 19, 20197 Views

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Family wants closure 2 years after disappearance of Mary Papatsie – CBC

Police say investigation continues into disappearance of Inuk woman Jul 19, 2019 The family of a missing Inuk woman will hold a memorial service for her on Saturday, more than two years after she was last seen. Mary Papatsie, an Inuk woman who’d been living in Ottawa, was last seen near Montreal Road and Marier […]

by ahnationtalk on July 19, 20196 Views

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New Canadian Ranger sworn in at Annual Chiefs Conference – Wawatay News

Shawnda Mamakwa, left, is sworn in as a Canadian Ranger by Lieutenant-Colonel Matthew Richardson. Photo by Sergeant Peter Moon, Canadian Rangers. It was a day Shawnda Mamakwa is unlikely to forget. She received the annual Keewaywin award for being the year’s outstanding youth in Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) and she was sworn in as a […]

by ahnationtalk on July 19, 20198 Views

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Feds ready to send team of engineers to Attawapiskat, but chief says community needs more – iPolitics

Jul 19, 2019 The federal government says it’s prepared to send a team of engineers to Attawapiskat to address its water crisis, but the chief of the Northern Ontario First Nation says the community needs a longer term solution. Leadership of the fly-in community located near the midway point of the west bank of James […]

by ahnationtalk on July 19, 20194 Views

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Secret Path’ to return with ‘recreation’ concert telling Chanie Wenjack’s story – CBC

Jul 17, 2019 New version incorporates original band from Gord Downie’s shows, dancers and surprise guests Gord Downie’s Secret Path concert is returning to the stage as part of a live “re-creation” project. Three years after the late Tragically Hip frontman performed his concept album at Toronto’s Roy Thomson Hall, some of the artists who […]

by ahnationtalk on July 18, 20197 Views

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