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Métis Nation Leaders and Federal Ministers Push Ahead on Priorities under the Canada-Métis Nation Accord

(October 25, 2018) Third Ministerial-level meeting in Ottawa continues collaborative work envisaged by June’s Crown-Métis Nation Summit with Prime Minister. Continue reading

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Métis Nation Sixties Scoop Survivors Seek Justice

Winnipeg symposium builds foundation for reconciliation with Canada for those seized from their families as children from the 1950s to 1990s Continue reading

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President Chartier calls for repatriation of cultural property before Parliamentary Committee on Canadian Heritage

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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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