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Decade-long, mega-study finds barriers to access to healthy traditional foods are eroding food security for First Nations

Decade-long, mega-study finds barriers to access to healthy traditional foods are eroding food security for First Nations OTTAWA, Nov. 6, 2019  – Today, the Assembly of First Nations (AFN), the University of Ottawa, and Université de Montréal released the draft results of the First Nations Food, Nutrition and Environment Study (FNFNES). The FNFNES presents, for […]

by ahnationtalk on November 6, 201914 Views

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Nunavik gaining ground where other coastlines erode – Nunatsiaq News

31 October, 2019 But climate change still poses risks to region’s coastal communities If you stand on the beach in Kuujjuaraapik on the Hudson Bay coast, your feet are firmly planted in Nunavik and, furthermore, Quebec. But if you dip your toes in the frigid water, they are now in Nunavut. The strange circumstances of […]

by pmnationtalk on November 1, 201918 Views

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Gazoduq Project — Participant Funding Available

From: Impact Assessment Agency of Canada October 28, 2019 — Ottawa — Impact Assessment Agency of Canada The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (the Agency) is making funding available through its Participant Funding Program to assist the participation of the public and Indigenous groups in the impact assessment for the proposed Gazoduq Project, a natural gas pipeline […]

by ahnationtalk on October 28, 201915 Views

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Algonquin issue warning about declining moose population in Quebec – APTN News

October 24, 2019 The Algonquin say Quebec is ignoring their traditional knowledge that the moose population is in decline. They say they will take more direct action to stop moose sport hunting in La Verendrye wildlife reserve on their land next hunting season. That is if the government doesn’t address their concerns. Read More: https://aptnnews.ca/2019/10/24/algonquin-issue-warning-about-declining-moose-population-in-quebec/

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 201912 Views

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See our October 24 agenda and join us for the JPAC public forum on disaster resilience in Puerto Rico!

Montreal, 16 October 2019—In just one week, the Commission for Environmental Cooperation’s Joint Public Advisory Committee will be hosting its first-ever meeting in San Juan, Puerto Rico. This public forum will feature the lived experiences of people from cities, remote and coastal communities and Indigenous nations who have faced climate emergencies, and will capture their efforts […]

by ahnationtalk on October 17, 201916 Views

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I’m angry’: Cree man can’t use trapline, blames debris prospectors left behind – CBC

‘It doesn’t feel right to hunt,’ says John Rupert who hasn’t harvested on his trapline since 2006 Oct 10, 2019 John Rupert hasn’t fished or harvested animals on his trapline near the Cree community of Whapmagoostui since 2006 — the year prospectors set up camp. When those prospectors packed up two years later, they left […]

by ahnationtalk on October 10, 201922 Views

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Thousands demand action during youth-led, country-wide climate strike protests – APTN News

September 27, 2019 Our children’s future means more than your politics. Our children’s future means more than your profits. -Jocelyn Wabano Iahtail in Ottawa Across Canada, hundreds of thousands of people, mainly students, marched on their legislatures and in the streets to demand climate action. Here is a wrap up of what went on across […]

by ahnationtalk on September 30, 201918 Views

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QNW joins the mobilization for the planet

Kahnawake, September 27th, 2019 – In this Climate Week and in anticipation of the Climate March which will take place this Friday, September 27, 2019, Quebec Native Women (QNW) joins its voices with thousands of other organizations to reiterate the importance of caring for this Earth who has always taken good care of us. Our […]

by ahnationtalk on September 27, 201917 Views

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Global Climate Strike of September 27th – To the Front for Mother Earth

MONTREAL, Sept. 27, 2019 – “Today, we gather like our ancestors, people of all ages and backgrounds, and WE ARE HERE TO PROTECT MOTHER EARTH” said Cedric Gray-Lehoux, a member of the Mi’gmaq community of Listuguj and spokesperson for the Quebec-Labrador First Nations Youth Network (QLFNYN). This powerful message was launched today as a delegation […]

by ahnationtalk on September 27, 201923 Views

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Cree Nation Government in Solidarity with Global Climate Strike Insists on Cree Inclusion of Government Policy Development on Climate Change

Today, alongside the millions of people worldwide who are taking part in the Global Climate Strike, the Cree Nation Government stands in solidarity in the face of the urgent climate change crisis. Nemaska, Eeyou Istchee (September 27, 2019) Effects of climate change have long been observed by land-users in Eeyou Istchee. Shifting weather patterns, thinner […]

by ahnationtalk on September 27, 201931 Views

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