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Neskantaga First Nation’s chief says residents don’t support federal drinking water settlement – CBC

Apr 29, 2022 Ottawa, First Nations gave update on settlement process on Thursday Residents of some First Nations affected by unsafe drinking water can now file claims under a settlement with the federal government, but the chief of one northwestern Ontario community says they don’t support the arrangement. “I just want to say that I’m not […]

by ahnationtalk on April 29, 202245 Views

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Implementation underway and claims period open under the Safe Drinking Water Settlement Agreement

From: Indigenous Services Canada April 28, 2022 — Ottawa, Traditional unceded Algonquin Territory, Ontario — Indigenous Services Canada The Government of Canada acknowledges the past harms caused to First Nations by a lack of safe drinking water and is firmly committed to supporting these communities by addressing systemic barriers and developing sustainable solutions that can […]

by ahnationtalk on April 28, 202248 Views

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NCFST: Decolonizing Child Welfare Webinar Learning Series #4 – Recording

Webinar #4 of our Decolonizing Child Welfare Learning Series focuses on our Family Finding program. At NCFST we know that the removal of children can leave a lasting legacy of trauma and the longer a child remains in care, the greater the risk of negative life outcomes. The best way to reduce harm, avoid further […]

by ahnationtalk on April 26, 202269 Views

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Tears after Federal Court ruling ends decades-long ‘dictatorship’ in northern Ontario First Nation – CBC

Apr 21, 2022 Judge orders referendum on new election code by the end of October A self-appointed “chief for life,” who named his wife as successor upon his death to keep the leadership of a small First Nation in northern Ontario within his family, has been ousted following a Federal Court ruling delivered Thursday. The […]

by ahnationtalk on April 22, 202234 Views

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Robinson Huron Treaty Leadership Ontario and Canada Officials begin negotiations

Robinson Huron Treaty Territory — The Robinson Huron Treaty Litigation Fund (RHTLF) leadership, Ontario and Canada officials have established a negotiation table to find common ground for resolving the annuities litigation outside of court. The Robinson Huron Treaty First Nations have outstanding litigation against both Canada and Ontario relating to treaty annuities. There is much […]

by ahnationtalk on April 20, 202231 Views

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Robinson Huron Treaty annuity negotiations resume – CBC

Apr 19, 2022 Meetings to renegotiate a $4 per-person annuity first established in 1874 Negotiations have resumed between the Robinson Huron Treaty leadership, Ontario and Canada regarding treaty annuities. The 21 First Nations that are part of the treaty have argued that a $4 per-person annuity established in 1874 needs to be renegotiated. Mike Restoule, […]

by ahnationtalk on April 20, 202232 Views

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Decolonizing Child Welfare Webinar Learning Series #4 – April 22, 2022

Webinar #4 of our Decolonizing Child Welfare Learning Series focuses on our Family Finding program. At NCFST we know that the removal of children can leave a lasting legacy of trauma and the longer a child remains in care, the greater the risk of negative life outcomes. The best way to reduce harm, avoid further […]

by ahnationtalk on April 12, 202232 Views

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Red Pheasant Cree Nation leadership considering appeal after federal judge annuls 2020 band election – CBC News

Apr 05, 2022 Leadership say they are limited in ability to respond, but that ‘factual errors’ led to miscarriage of justice Red Pheasant Cree Nation’s chief and council say they’re considering an appeal after band members took the nation’s 2020 election results to federal court and won. The case in question named almost all of Red Pheasant’s chief […]

by ahnationtalk on April 5, 202230 Views

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Prime Minister launches process to select the next justice of the Supreme Court of Canada Français

OTTAWA, ON, April 4, 2022  – The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today launched the process to select the next justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, who will fill the vacancy created by the upcoming retirement of Justice Michael J. Moldaver. Applications from qualified candidates will be accepted until May 13, 2022. The Prime Minister […]

by ahnationtalk on April 4, 202231 Views

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Ontario Strengthening Supports for LGBT2SQ Children and Youth in Care

Investment to develop affirming and inclusive services and supports March 31, 2022 Children, Community and Social Services Table of Contents Content Quick Facts Additional Resources Related Topics TORONTO — The Ontario government is investing more than $800,000 to develop new services and supports that respond to the distinct needs of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, Two […]

by ahnationtalk on March 31, 202231 Views

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