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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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Métis Nation and Canada Sign $500 million Housing Agreement

(July 19, 2018) The Métis Nation General Assembly concludes with signing of Métis Nation Housing Sub-Accord with Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett. Continue reading

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Métis Nation Zeros in on Year 2 Priorities under Canada-Métis Nation Accord

(July 18, 2018), General Assembly of the Métis Nation opens in Saskatoon with focus on joint work with Trudeau government on rights and policies. Continue reading

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Minister Bennett and Métis Nation Leaders to Sign Métis Nation Housing Sub-Accord Continue reading

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President Chartier Speaks at the UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD)

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The Indigenous Peoples Atlas of Canada

Includes print atlas on the Métis Nation and other groundbreaking educational resources. Continue reading

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National Indigenous Day

June 21, 2018 Ottawa, ON: National Indigenous Day Ceremony once again held at the National Aboriginal Veterans Monument in Confederation Park to celebrate the unique heritage, diverse culture, and to recognize the contributions of Métis, First Nation and Inuit peoples. Continue reading

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Canada and the Métis Nation move forward on Canada-Métis Nation Accord

On June 15, 2018, the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau met with the President of the Métis National Council (MNC), Clément Chartier, and the Presidents of the MNC Governing Members at the annual Crown-Métis Nation Summit. Together, they reviewed progress made during the first year of the Canada-Métis Nation Accord and confirmed priorities for the coming year. Continue reading

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