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MMF BRIDGING FINANCIAL SUPPORT

The Manitoba Metis Government is here to help Metis Citizens who have been negatively affected by the COVID-19 Pandemic. Continue reading

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MNC PRESS RELEASE: COVID-19 Crisis Forces Postponement of Métis National Council General Assembly

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See your Benefits under Canada’s emergency legislation to help anxious workers, families and employers cope with COVID-19

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Canada Provides $30 million for Métis Nation’s COVID-19 Emergency Response Plan

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Despite Pandemic Métis Nation Takes Time to Honour World War II Veteran

On March 24, 2020, Second World War Métis Veteran Donald Russell Linklater received thanks and a $20,000 recognition payment on his 101st birthday. Continue reading

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MNC PRESS RELEASE: In a Time of Crisis, we can Stop and Remember

Métis Nation Second World War Veteran to be Honoured on his 101 Birthday today on March 24, 2020, in Selkirk, MB. Continue reading

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MMF Invests $1 Million in Emergency Funds For Metis Citizens During COVID-19 Pandemic

Manitoba Metis Federation President David Chartrand announced a major investment for the well-being and protection of Métis Nation Elders, Entrepreneurs, and Employees impacted by the COVID-19 virus. Continue reading

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PRESS RELEASE: Prime Minister Assures Métis Nation of Federal Support in COVID-19 fight

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Métis Nation Citizens Forum on Identity, Citizenship & Homeland

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PRESS RELEASE: Métis Nation Taking Proactive Measures on COVID-19 Virus

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PUBLIC STATEMENT ON COVID-19 VIRUS

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Press Release: Citizenship and Identity Forum Sets New Direction for Métis Nation

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Métis Nation Citizens Forum on Identity, Citizenship & Homeland

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Conference on Building Wealth for the Métis Nation Pushes Economic Development Strategy Forward

Conference explores new areas for Métis individuals, businesses, and communities to pursue economic opportunity. Continue reading

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Media Advisory: Métis Nation – Saskatchewan Refuses to Participate in Métis National Council Conference in Saskatoon March 9-10, 2020

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Métis National Council Historical Database Usability Testing Workshop

On March 6, 2020, President Chartier introduced the new MNC database of Métis scrip records. The workshop took place at the Cameron Science and Technology Library at the University of Alberta. Continue reading

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Building Wealth for the Métis Nation in Vancouver

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WWII Métis Veteran John Poitras to be honoured in Calgary on March 2, 2020. Continue reading

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Métis National Council hosts third Metis Nation Health Forum in Ottawa

On February 26-27, 2020., the Métis National Council held the third annual Métis Nation Health Forum at the beautiful Chateau Laurier in downtown Ottawa, with over 120 delegates from the Métis Nation, the Government of Canada, and other Métis Nation … Continue reading

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Métis Nation Honours WWII Métis Veteran Phyllis Eascott

Phyllis Eascott Receives thanks of the Métis Nation and a $20,000 cheque under the terms of the Canada-Métis Nation Métis Veterans Recognition Payment Agreement. Continue reading

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Second World War Métis Veteran Phyllis Eastcott to be honoured in Rivers, Manitoba on February 28, 2020. Continue reading

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Save the date!

MNC presents a Conference on Building Wealth for the Métis Nation to be held at the Pan Pacific Hotel in Vancouver from March 3-5, 2020. Continue reading

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Red River 2020 Metis 150 Expedition Kick-Off

Three-Month Red River Métis Expedition Begins, Celebrating 150 Years of Manitoba Continue reading

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Métis Nation Honours Second World War Veteran in ON Continue reading

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Métis Nation Second World War Heroes Honoured in Burnaby

Raymond Carriere and Ernest Letendre Receive thanks of the Métis Nation and a $20,000 cheque to each of the veterans under the terms of the Canada-Métis Nation Métis Veterans Recognition Payment Agreement. Continue reading

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Métis Nation Honours Second World War Veteran in SK Continue reading

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Métis Nation Honours Second World War Veterans in BC. Continue reading

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Clément Chartier Honoured for Lifetime outstanding service to the Métis Nation

Awarded the Order of Gabriel Dumont Gold Medal by the Gabriel Dumont Institute at its 40th Anniversary Culture and Educational Conference in Saskatoon. Continue reading

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Métis Nation Applauds Court’s Decision Upholding Trans Mountain Pipeline Approval

February 4, 2020, Ottawa, ON David Chartrand, National Spokesperson for the Métis National Council (MNC), issued a statement today following the decision of the Federal Court of Appeal to uphold approval of the Trans Mountain pipeline by the federal Cabinet. … Continue reading

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Save the date!

MNC presents a Conference on Building Wealth for the Métis Nation to be held at the Pan Pacific Hotel in Vancouver from March 3-5, 2020. Continue reading

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