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MNS Election Set for May 27, 2017

February 18, 2017 Saskatoon, SK: Hundreds of Métis leaders and Métis citizens from across Saskatchewan gathered in Saskatoon. Continue reading

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Crown-Métis Nation Summit Postponed Due to Quebec City Tragedy

The Crown-Métis Nation Summit scheduled for January 30, 2017 has been postponed due to the tragic shootings in Quebec City. The Summit is being rescheduled and is expected to be held soon. Continue reading

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Crown – Métis Nation Summit is postponed due to the tragedy in Quebec City

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Crown – Métis Nation Summit to Take Place on Monday January 30, 2017

On Monday, January 30th, 2017, the leaders of the Métis Nation will be meeting with Prime Minister Trudeau and his Ministers for the first Crown–Métis Nation Summit between these Confederation Partners. The meeting will be held 10 am to 12 … Continue reading

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PM and Indigenous leaders Meet to Advance reconciliation

December 15, 2016 Ottawa, ON: Prime Minister Trudeau met with Métis National Council Vice-President David Chartrand , Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde, and Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami President Natan Obed today in Ottawa to set in place “Kelowna-like” distinctions-based reconciliation talks for the Métis Nation, First Nations and the Inuit. Continue reading

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Canada and Métis Nation Join Forces to Support Clean Growth and Combat Climate Change

December 9, 2016 Ottawa, ON: In keeping with their nation-to-nation relationship, Canada and the Métis Nation have arrived at an agreed upon mechanism to address climate change at a meeting of First Ministers and the three National Indigenous leaders today in Ottawa. Continue reading

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Métis Flag Rises on Parliament Hill

The Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs, federal Ministers and MPs joined President Chartier and fellow Métis Nation leaders in the raising of the Métis flag on Parliament Hill at a commemorative ceremony in honour of Louis Riel. Continue reading

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Canada and Manitoba Metis Federation Celebrate Key Milestone on Road to Reconciliation

Signing of historic Framework Agreement sets stage for negotiations Continue reading

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Louis Riel Day

Every November 16th, the Métis Nation gathers in communities across the Homeland to remember our fearless leader, Louis Riel. This day marks the death of this dedicated leader who sacrificed his life in pursuit of recognition and acceptance of our people. For information on events happening across the Homeland please click Below. Continue reading

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A DAY FOR REMEMBERANCE

Ottawa, November 11, 2016 – Today, President Clément Chartier laid a wreath at the national monument in recognition of the many sacrifices made by so many Canadians, including citizens of the Métis Nation. Continue reading

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