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President Chartier Defines Key Elements of new Canada-Métis Nation Relationship at Policy Conference in Ottawa

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Métis Nation and Finance Minister Morneau Hold Pre-Budget Consultations

(November 21, 2017) President Chartier and Vice-President David Chartrand met with the federal finance Minister in Ottawa today to look at Métis Nation priorities for the upcoming federal budget. Continue reading

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Métis Nation rights recognition seen as foundation for inclusive economic growth

Métis Nation leaders and legal experts examine economic reconciliation at Public Policy Forum in Winnipeg on November 8, 2017. Continue reading

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Métis Nation and Federal-Provincial Ministers Focus on Economic Inclusion

Vancouver, BC, October 13: Following up on the Métis Nation’s meeting with First Ministers on the economy ten days ago, President Chartier spoke with federal and provincial innovation and economic development ministers in Vancouver today. Continue reading

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Métis Nation Meets First Ministers on Economic Growth

President Chartier spoke on the Métis Nation economic development strategy and plans for economic growth at the First Ministers Meeting on the Economy in Ottawa on October 3, 2017. Continue reading

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RCMP to Return Louis Riel Artifacts to Métis Nation

RCMP and Métis Nation sign agreement to transfer Riel possessions to Métis National Heritage Centre soon to be constructed in Winnipeg. Continue reading

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Canada and Métis Nation Move Ahead on Priority Issues

On September 21, 2017, Six federal cabinet ministers and Métis Nation leaders met in Ottawa to review progress on priority issues under the Canada-Métis Nation Accord. Continue reading

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Métis Nation Meets with Forest Ministers

(September 15, 2017) MNC President Chartier met with federal and provincial Forest Ministers on resource and wildlife management issues at the Canadian Council of Forest Ministers conference in Ottawa today. Continue reading

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Indigenous Languages Addressed at the Annual Meeting of FPTCH

On August 22, 2017, President Chartier attended a meeting on Indigenous languages with the Federal-Provincial-Territorial (FPT) Ministers Responsible for Culture and Heritage (CH) which was held in Orford, Quebec. Continue reading

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Métis Nation Positions Advanced at Meeting with Energy and Mines Ministers

On August 13-14, 2017, President Chartier discussed Métis Nation priorities with Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources and provincial counterparts at the annual Energy and Mines Ministers Conference in St. Andrews, New Brunswick. Continue reading

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