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QNW reacts to the adoption of Bill C-262

Kahnawake, June 1st 2018 – It is with great enthusiasm that Québec Native Women welcomes the adoption by a strong majority of Bill C-262, An Act to ensure that the laws of Canada are in harmony with the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. QNW also wishes to acknowledge the courage and determination of the […]

by pmnationtalk on June 1, 201828 Views

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The NIB Trust Fund announces the 2018-2019 Successful Groups and Organizations receiving funding for Programs aimed at Healing and Reconciliation

The National Indian Brotherhood (NIB) Trust Fund announces the 2018-2019 successful groups and organizations who have been approved for funding for a wide variety of educational programs and initiatives aimed at supporting healing and reconciliation. The NIB Trust Fund Board of Trustees has approved approximately $6.5 million in funding to 84 Groups and Organizations who […]

by pmnationtalk on June 1, 201840 Views

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QNW denounces the funding of the Trans Mountain pipeline

Kahnawake, May 30th 2018 – Québec Native Women is opposed to the decision by the federal government to finance the Trans Mountain Pipeline, and joins its voice to the numerous First Nations and Canadians who denounce this oil expansion project. Several of our Indigenous brothers and sisters are opposed to this expansion, as it goes against […]

by pmnationtalk on June 1, 201839 Views

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Smart Cities Challenge improving the lives of Canadians through innovation, data, and technology

Halifax, Nova Scotia, June 1, 2018 – By encouraging innovation and the use of data and connected technology, the Government of Canada is empowering communities to become more liveable and inclusive, while creating economic opportunities for Canadians. Today, the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, announced the 20 finalists of the Smart Cities Challenge, […]

by pmnationtalk on June 1, 201826 Views

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First quarter 2018: VIA Rail increased revenues by 11.4 % and ridership by 12.4%

MONTRÉAL, MAY 31, 2018 – At the start of the year of its 40th anniversary, VIA Rail Canada (VIA Rail) transported more than one million passengers over the first quarter of 2018, an increase of 12.4% over 2017. The company closed the quarter with an 11% increase in passenger revenues, mainly due to the continued popularity of its intercity […]

by pmnationtalk on June 1, 201831 Views

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On Third Anniversary of Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action, Assembly of First Nations Urges Governments and All Canadians to Commit to Progress and Results

On Third Anniversary of Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action, Assembly of First Nations Urges Governments and All Canadians to Commit to Progress and Results June 1, 2018  (Ottawa, ON) – In advance of the third anniversary of the release of 94 Calls to Action by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC), Assembly of […]

by ahnationtalk on June 1, 201850 Views

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Explor Completes Preliminary Metallurgical Testwork on Timmins Porcupine West Gold Property

Rouyn-Noranda, Canada, May 30, 2018 – Explor Resources Inc. (“Explor” or “the Corporation”) (TSX-V: EXS, OTCQB: EXSFF, FSE & BE: E1H1) is pleased to announce the completion of Preliminary Metallurgical Testing on the low grade near surface gold ore on the Timmins Porcupine West Property (the “TPW Property” or the “Property”). Explor selected a representative […]

by pmnationtalk on June 1, 201840 Views

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Media advisory: Minister Carolyn Bennett to Participate in a Tree Planting Ceremony at the Honouring Our Youth PowWow in Light of National Indigenous History Month

From: Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada Gatineau, Quebec – Please be advised the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs, will participate in a tree planting ceremony at the Honoring Our Youth PowWow. Event will take place at the Pierre Elliott Trudeau Elementary School to highlight National Indigenous History month, in memory […]

by ahnationtalk on May 31, 201837 Views

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Historic Day for the Recognition of First Nations’ Rights Following the Adoption of Bill C-262 in Third Reading

WENDAKE, QC, May 31, 2018 The Assembly of First Nations Quebec-Labrador (AFNQL) welcomes the adoption of Bill C-262 in third reading, an Act to ensure that the laws of Canada are in harmony with the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (the Declaration). “After 34 years of hard work and with a […]

by ahnationtalk on May 31, 201831 Views

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New approaches are needed to maximize opportunities of the digital era, says CRTC

From: Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission As consumption of audio and video content shifts to digital, all services should contribute to ensure a vibrant domestic market May 31, 2018 – Ottawa-Gatineau – Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) The CRTC today published a digital report on the future of programming in Canada. The report proposes […]

by ahnationtalk on May 31, 201826 Views

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