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Tainted drinking water found in several First Nations daycares and schools in Quebec – APTN News

First Nations children are consuming water with unsafe lead levels in on-reserve daycares and schools across Quebec, according to a presentation by Indigenous Services Canada (ISC) staff obtained by a consortium of news outlets and universities that includes APTN News. While the federal government knows which taps and fountains have lead levels exceeding Health Canada’s guidelines, […]

by ahnationtalk on February 24, 20216 Views

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Government of Canada releases first annual report from National Advisory Council on Poverty

From: Employment and Social Development Canada Recommendations will help Government of Canada meet poverty reduction target February 24, 2021              Gatineau, Quebec              Employment and Social Development Canada In 2018, the Government of Canada made a historic commitment toward reducing poverty through Opportunity for All […]

by ahnationtalk on February 24, 20216 Views

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QNW: Quebec does not intend to adopt Joyce’s Principle: The government still denies the existence of systemic racism

Kahnawake – Although the Minister responsible for Indigenous Affairs, Ian Lafrenière, recognizes that there is still a long way to go before achieving full fairness and equity for Indigenous people, he remains closed to the idea of adopting Joyce’s Principle. This principle developed by the Council of the Atikamekw Nation wants to ensure that all […]

by ahnationtalk on February 23, 20219 Views

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Nunavik residents quarantine after contact with COVID-19 case – Nunatsiaq News

Feb 19, 2021 17 people had ‘significant contact’ with someone who tested positive in Kuujjuaq earlier this week, health board says Nunavik health officials have ordered 17 residents to self-isolate for two weeks after they had contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19 in Kuujjuaq earlier this week. The Nunavik Regional Board of Health […]

by ahnationtalk on February 19, 202124 Views

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MCK: New Directive for crossborder workers and students

(Kahnawake – 18, Enníska/February 2021) The Kahnawà:ke COVID-19 Task Force (Task Force) is informing the community of Directive 58, for Kahnawa’kehró:non who enter the United States for periods longer than 24 hours, for work or educational purposes. Despite Canada allowing exemptions from testing and/or isolation for specific cross-border workers, the Task Force is requiring that […]

by ahnationtalk on February 19, 202112 Views

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MCK: Limited outdoor recreational activities and gatherings allowed

(Kahnawake – 18, Enníska/February 2021) The Kahnawà:ke COVID-19 Task Force (Task Force) is pleased to announce new guidelines for outdoor recreational activities and outdoor gatherings. The new guidelines are in place to promote mental health through safe and responsible outdoor activities. The Task Force is directing that a maximum of four (4) individuals from four […]

by ahnationtalk on February 18, 202116 Views

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MCK: State of Emergency extended for 11th consecutive month

Kahnawake – 15, Enníska/February 2021) The Mohawk Council of Kahnawà:ke (MCK) wishes to inform the community that the current State of Emergency has been extended for an additional period of 30 days. The Mohawk Council Resolution was passed by Consensus at today’s duly convened Council meeting. This Resolution includes the extension of the Mandate for […]

by ahnationtalk on February 15, 202124 Views

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Proposed regulations under the Accessible Canada Act, a major step towards a barrier-free Canada

From: Employment and Social Development Canada February 15, 2021              Gatineau, Quebec             Employment and Social Development Canada The Government of Canada is delivering on its commitment to create a barrier-free Canada with the implementation of the Accessible Canada Act, which will help remove barriers, and increase access […]

by ahnationtalk on February 15, 202123 Views

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MCK: COVID-19 Vaccine Website Launches

(Kahnawake – 11, Enníska/February 2021) The Kateri Memorial Hospital Centre (KMHC) and the Kahnawà:ke COVID-19 Task Force (Task Force) wish to inform the community of the new information hub for the COVID-19 Vaccine. This new webpage will be the centralized source for all information related to vaccination within the community. Community members may visit the […]

by ahnationtalk on February 12, 202126 Views

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Government of Canada provides $2 million to the Conseil des Atikamekw de Manawan and the Conseil de la Nation Atikamekw for the development of Joyce’s Principle

From: Indigenous Services Canada News release February 10, 2021 — Manawan, Territoire Atikamekw, Quebec — Indigenous Services Canada The death of Joyce Echaquan in September 2020 is a harrowing reminder of the racism faced by Indigenous Peoples in Canada’s healthcare systems. First Nations, Inuit and Métis deserve access to safe and quality healthcare, without fear […]

by ahnationtalk on February 10, 202127 Views

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