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Mi’kmaq & Métis Nation Leaders Come Together to Discuss Nationhood

Chief Sidney Peters (left) and Président Clement Chartier sign MOU in Halifax, Nova Scotia (photo credit: Crystal Dorey, Kwilmu’kw Maw-klusuaqn Negotiation Office) The Assembly of Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq Chiefs (Assembly) and the Métis National Council (MNC) have recently come together … Continue reading

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NATIONAL SENIORS DAY: Celebrating and Honouring Métis Nation Seniors

October 1, 2018, Ottawa ON: Statement from President Chartier on today’s National Seniors Day. Continue reading

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Marty Klyne Named to Senate

Prominent Métis Nation businessman and chair of MNC economic development conferences says appointment is a “capstone to my career” Continue reading

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Manitoba Metis Federation and Government of Canada announce joint action plan on Advancing Reconciliation

September 22 (Winnipeg, MB) The Government of Canada is committed to working on a nation-to-nation, government-to-government basis with the Métis Nation to advance reconciliation and renew the relationship through co-operation, respect for Métis rights, and ending the status quo. The … Continue reading

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Canada and MNC announce $450 million investment in Métis Nation Early Learning/Child Care Framework

10 Year funding for culturally relevant programs and services for Métis children. Continue reading

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Métis National Council will join the Government of Canada, Assembly of First Nations, Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami to make a joint announcement about improving early learning and child care for Indigenous Children

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Métis Nation Presses Health and Wellness, Family and Child Care Priorities at Policy Sessions in Ottawa

Métis Nation and Federal Officials make significant progress under Canada-Métis Nation Accord in addressing Métis health and wellness issues and child and family concerns. Continue reading

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President Chartier Attends MNO 25th Annual General Assembly

On August 16, 2018, the Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO) launched its 25th Annual General Assembly (AGA) in Peterborough with the arrival of the traditional voyageur canoes on the shores of Beavermead Park. Continue reading

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Organization of American States celebrates First Inter-American Week of Indigenous Peoples

Events in Washington D.C. from August 6-10th coincide with the UN declared International Day of Indigenous Peoples on August 9. Continue reading

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Métis Nation-Saskatchewan and Canada Move Forward on Reconciliation

Framework Agreement signed at Back to Batoche commits parties to negotiate claims and self-government agreements. Continue reading

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