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Update on the new American Council of Indigenous Peoples

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Indigenous Leaders from the Americas hold Successful Summit

Above: group photo on Day One April 13 – Lima, Peru. Indigenous leaders from throughout the Americas met from April 11 to 12th in Lima, Peru for the Fifth (5th) Indigenous Leaders Summit of the Americas (ILSA) and established a … Continue reading

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Canada and Métis Nation Launch Work on Métis Child Welfare

WINNIPEG, March 28, 2018 – Summit on Métis Child and Family Services concludes with Métis Nation leaders and Indigenous Services Minister Jane Philpott committed to action on over-representation of Métis children and youth in child welfare systems across Métis homeland. Continue reading

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Minister Philpott to Make a Funding announcement for the Métis Children and welfare Continue reading

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Federal Ministers and Métis Nation Leaders Move Ahead under Canada-Métis Nation Accord

The Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown–Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs, along with key federal Ministers responsible for priorities identified in the Canada-Métis Nation Accord, met with the leadership of the Métis Nation for the second ministerial meeting held under … Continue reading

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Budget 2018 Makes Historic Investments in Métis Nation

Federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau presented a budget in the House of Commons today with unprecedented investments in Métis Nation priorities. Continue reading

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Trudeau government to recognize Indigenous rights as basis for all government relations with Indigenous Peoples

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MMF hosts emergency meeting of Métis Fishers

Winnipeg, MB (Feb 13, 2018) – Manitoba Metis Federation President David Chartrand brings together Métis fishers and other principals to find solutions and shape the future of the troubled fisheries industry. Continue reading

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Métis Nation Statement on Indigenous Child and Family Services Reform

January 26, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – The Métis Nation is encouraged by the outcome of today’s emergency meeting on Indigenous Child and Family Services Reform in Ottawa involving federal, provincial and territorial ministers and the leadership of the Métis Nation, First Nations and Inuit. Continue reading

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La Loche marks the second anniversary of the tragic shootings in the community

On January 22, 2018, La Loche marks the second anniversary of the tragic shootings in the community. Continue reading

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