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DeBeers Victor Diamond Mine Pushing for Massive Garbage Dump in Fragile Wetlands Habitat – Attawapiskat First Nation Fighting Back

ATTAWAPISKAT FIRST NATION, ON, Sept. 28, 2020  – DeBeers Canada (DBC) is seeking Ontario Government approval for a third landfill waste site to be built and filled up at the Victor Mine Site, located in a vulnerable James Bay wetlands area, and in a place of critical importance to Attawapiskat. The Victor Mine is now […]

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Madbin Jina: Caldwell First Nation and Parks Canada unveil a new sign that conveys the warmest of welcomes Français

Symbolic re-naming of day-use area in Point Pelee National Park invites visitors to “sit a while” in Anishinaabemowin LEAMINGTON, ON, Sept. 28, 2020  – Parks Canada collaborates with and are partners with Indigenous peoples across Canada, in conserving natural and cultural heritage and sharing stories of these treasured places. It is with this in mind […]

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Sustainable Development Strategy for the Office of the Auditor General of Canada—2020–2023

Section 1: Introduction to the Office of the Auditor General of Canada’s Sustainable Development Strategy The 2019 to 2022 Federal Sustainable Development Strategy presents the Government of Canada’s sustainable development goals and targets, as required by the Federal Sustainable Development Act. The Office of the Auditor General of Canada (OAG) adheres to the principles of […]

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Ontario Supporting the Province’s Vibrant Film and TV Sector

September 28, 2020 Targeted programs and services will help promote made-in-Canada entertainment and creative content globally TORONTO ― The Ontario government is investing nearly $1.3 million through Ontario Creates grants, providing 99 organizations with funding to help bring Canadian film, TV and digital content to audiences around the world. The announcement was made today by […]

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Attawapiskat First Nation Seeks For DeBeers to Clean Up their Mess – Net Newsledger

September 28, 2020 ATTAWAPISKAT FN – DeBeers Canada (DBC) is seeking Ontario Government approval for a third landfill waste site to be built and filled up at the Victor Mine Site, located in a vulnerable James Baywetlands area, and in a place of critical importance to Attawapiskat. The Victor Mine is now in the closure […]

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Dr. Joseph LeBlanc Joins Board of Directors of the Maple Leaf Centre for Action on Food Security

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Sept. 28, 2020  – The Maple Leaf Centre for Action on Food Security (“The Centre”) is honoured to announce the appointment of Dr. Joseph LeBlanc to the Centre’s Board of Directors. He will replace Dr. Mustafa Koç, who is leaving the board after serving as a director since the Centre’s founding in 2016. […]

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Embracing Digital Innovation and Achieving Excellent Results for Canadian Fine Art & Inuit Art at Waddington’s

TORONTO  – The artworld has changed drastically since March but the one constant is that collectors continue to look for opportunities to buy and sell quality art. Livestream, or hybrid auctions as they are often referred to, have become the hot topic of the season. Waddington’s continues to embrace digital innovation to best serve our […]

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Joint Statement Regarding the Insufficient Charge of Brayden Bushby in the Murder of Barbara Kentner

(Lheidli T’enneh Territory, Prince George, BC) – In Thunder Bay, Ontario, on July 4th 2017, a 34-year-old Anishnaabe woman, Barbara Kentner, succumbed to her injuries that were inflicted by non-Indigenous, 18-year-old Brayden Bushby when he threw a rusty trailer hitch at her in January of that year from the window of a moving vehicle. She […]

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MNO Produces ‘Learning at Home’ Kits

When schools across the province closed due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO) staff and educators knew it was time to get creative in their approach to continued learning. Amanda Pont-Shanks, MNO Manager of Early Learning and Childcare and Brian Tucker, MNO Director of Education and Training, brainstormed ways to support Métis […]

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George Brown College welcomes Jennifer Campeau in the new role of Director of Indigenous Initiatives

TORONTO, Sept. 25, 2020 – George Brown College is delighted to announce that Jennifer Campeau, member of the Anishinaabe from Yellowquill First Nation with kinship ties to the Eastern Region III Metis Nation of Saskatchewan, has been appointed to the role of Director, Indigenous Initiatives. Home to a vibrant community of Indigenous students, alumni and […]

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