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QC Parliamentary Proceedings – Bill n°46 : An Act to amend the Natural Heritage Conservation Act and other provisions

The PDF documents on this page are identical to the printed version. Downloading and viewing PDF documents requires Adobe Acrobat Reader, available free of charge from Adobe. For more information on types of bills and the stages in their consideration Comment on this bill Information Sponsor Charette, Benoit, Minister of the Environment and the Fight […]

by ahnationtalk on November 14, 20190 Views

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Inuk filmmaker’s experience with NFB prompts human rights complaint – APTN News

November 7, 2019 In a complaint to the Canadian Human Rights Commission, an Inuk filmmaker details how he often felt stressed, isolated, and suffered “major psychological hardship” while working under contract with the National Film Board (NFB) of Canada. Stephen Puskas, originally from Yellowknife, says he often felt “tokenized” during his nine-month contract after beginning […]

by ahnationtalk on November 8, 201913 Views

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Annual General Assembly of the members of Quebec Native Women Inc. 2019

Dear members, At the annual general assembly on the 23rd and 24th of November, we will have the pleasure of holding elections to fill two positions in the executive committee of the elected council, Vice-President and secretary Treasurer. Any QNW member and Elder member can submit their candidacy to either of these positions, as any […]

by ahnationtalk on November 6, 201914 Views

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Montreal councillor’s Mi’kmaq heritage questioned, steps down as reconciliation advisor – CTV News

November 5, 2019 MONTREAL – A Montreal city councillor on Tuesday stepped down from her role as the city’s advisor on reconciliation with indigenous peoples after a researcher questioned her heritage. Marie-Josee Parent was elected city councillor in 2017. She represents the Champlain-Nuns’ Island district. She has been a longtime advocate for indigenous people working […]

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Eastmain Dam renamed in honour of Quebec’s 28th premier, Bernard Landry – CBC

Parti Québécois stalwart, premier from 2001 to 2003, described as ‘great friend’ to Quebec Cree Nation Nov 04, 2019 The massive Eastmain-1 hydroelectric dam and generating station in the James Bay territory of northern Quebec is being renamed in honour of Quebec’s 28th premier, the late Bernard Landry, described by the Grand Council of the […]

by ahnationtalk on November 5, 201914 Views

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Cree Nation Government congratulates former MP Romeo Saganash on Honorary Doctorate

Nemaska, Eeyou Istchee –The Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee) / Cree Nation Government extends its deepest congratulations to former MP Romeo Saganash for being awarded the prestigious Doctor of Laws Honoris Causa from Laval University to be received in an official ceremony in March 2020. As a recipient of this highest honor awarded […]

by ahnationtalk on November 4, 201918 Views

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Registered Political Parties’ Third Quarter Financial Returns for 2019 Now Online

Gatineau, Thursday, October 31, 2019 – The Chief Electoral Officer of Canada, Stéphane Perrault, announced today that registered parties’ third quarter financial returns for 2019 are now available on Elections Canada’s website. A registered political party must submit a quarterly financial return if its candidates for the most recent general election received: at least 2 […]

by pmnationtalk on November 1, 201915 Views

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Deregistration of the the Progressive Canadian Party

October 30, 2019 The Chief Electoral Officer of Canada, Stéphane Perrault, has informed the leader of the Progressive Canadian Party that the party will be deregistered effective Saturday, November 30, 2019. The party is being deregistered for failing to comply with requirements s out in subsection 415(1) of the Canada Elections Act. The party may no longer issue tax […]

by pmnationtalk on October 30, 201913 Views

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United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: Quebec must be inspired by British Columbia

Wendake, October 25, 2019 – The Assembly of First Nations Quebec-Labrador (AFNQL) welcomes the action taken by the Government of British Columbia, which has just introduced a bill to implement the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. More specifically, the AFNQL would like to congratulate the province’s Indigenous organizations that were closely […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 201919 Views

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Nunavik needs its own riding, says Makivik president – Nunatsiaq News

25 October, 2019 Charlie Watt responds to federal election with optimism and a call for change Makivik Corp. president Charlie Watt didn’t mince his words about Nunavik’s political landscape when he sent his congratulations to the region’s new MP, Sylvie Bérubé. “We intend to follow up with the electoral boundaries commission to make the point, […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 201915 Views

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