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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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General Assembly Works on Priorities Under Canada-Métis Nation Accord

In-depth discussions and resolutions in Saskatoon move Métis Nation ahead on agenda with Trudeau government. Continue reading

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Métis Nation President Chartier joins National Chief Bellegarde and ITK President Obed at press conference in Toronto and explains why the Métis Nation did not attend today’s meeting with the Premiers in Edmonton

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PM Announces New Space for Métis Nation, First Nations and Inuit in Ottawa

June 21, 2017 Ottawa, ON: Leaders of Métis Nation, First Nations and Inuit joined Prime Minister Trudeau today in a ceremony marking further steps on road to reconciliation including the transformation of the former U.S. Embassy building facing Parliament into a new space for Indigenous Peoples. Continue reading

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