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Métis Nation Leadership Continues Commitment to Métis World War ll Veterans

August 17, 2019, Britt, Ontario – Today, Manitoba Metis Federation (MMF) President and the Métis Nation’s Minister Responsible for Veterans, David Chartrand continued to fulfill his promise to properly acknowledge the service and sacrifice of Métis Veterans who served in … Continue reading

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Métis Nation Honours Second World War Veterans at Ceremonies in Ontario

The Métis Nation Minister of Veterans Affairs David Chartrand will be honouring two Métis veterans of the Second World War this weekend at ceremonies in Ontario. The ceremonies will include the presentation of a $20,000 cheque to each of the … Continue reading

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Métis Nation Second World War Heroes Honoured at Ceremonies in BC and Saskatchewan

Order of the Métis Nation bestowed on Métis Nation veterans who are among first to receive benefits from the Métis Veterans Recognition Payment Agreement. Continue reading

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Parliament passes Indigenous Languages Act and An Act respecting First Nations, Inuit and Métis children, youth and families

Both bills receive Royal Assent on June 21, 2019 after being developed by the federal government in collaboration with the Métis Nation. Continue reading

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Third Crown-Métis Nation Summit Another Milestone on the Path to Reconciliation

Prime Minister cites Ottawa’s relationship with Metis Nation as a model of what reconciliation can be. Continue reading

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Métis Nation – Crown Summit to Take Place on Thursday June 13, 2019

Time: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Location: Room 415, Wellington Building at 180 Wellington Street Continue reading

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Paul DeLorme, hero of the Dieppe raid, August 19, 1942, honored by Métis Nation

First recipient of compensation from $30 million fund to commemorate Metis Nation Veterans of Second World War and address past wrongs. Continue reading

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Canada Signs Historic Post-Secondary Education Agreement with Métis Nation

On June 10, 2019, Ottawa, ON: The Minister of Indigenous Services, Seamus O’Regan, and the President of the Métis National Council, Clément Chartier, signed a historic agreement that signals the Government of Canada’s commitment to providing post-secondary education supports for … Continue reading

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We will remember them, today, tomorrow, forever

Métis Nation Marks 75th Anniversary of D-Day with Tribute to Métis Veterans at Juno Beach, Normandy France. Continue reading

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Métis Nation Flag flies proudly in Colombia

l-r: Hilton Gutiérrez (A&D), Colombia President Ivan Duque Marquez, Joseph Ng (Chairman of JNE Group), MNC President Clément Chartier, MMF President David Chartrand With the growing world of trade and agreements fostered between different governments around the world, Indigenous nations … Continue reading

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