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Canada’s failure to effectively address murder and disappearance of Aboriginal women ‘grave rights violation’ – UN Experts

GENEVA (6 March 2015) – Canada has committed a “grave violation” of the rights of Aboriginal women by failing to promptly and thoroughly investigate the high levels of violence they suffer, including disappearances and murders*, a UN expert committee has found. In a report published today, the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women […]

by NationTalk on March 9, 2015207 Views

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It’s the 8th anniversary of I am Witness!

This week marks the anniversary of the first filing of the First Nations child welfare complaint with the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal in 2007. The Caring Society will be releasing a vignette each week leading up to the release of the final ruling in 2015. Watch the first vignette here. Watch the 2nd I am Witness […]

by NationTalk on March 4, 2015203 Views

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What Are Your Priorities?

Mar 10 2015 Tuesday, March 10 9:00am to 12:30pm (Registration at 8:30) Neeginan Centre Rotunda, Aboriginal Council of Winnipeg 181 Higgins Ave, Winnipeg Please see the attached poster for details and share with your contacts. MB3

by NationTalk on March 4, 2015223 Views

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National Roundtable on Missing and Murdered – Indigenous Women and Girls: Commitment Needed by All, No Exception!

WENDAKE, QC, Feb. 26, 2015 – The Chief of the AFNQL, Ghislain Picard, will participate tomorrow in the National Roundtable on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls, being held in Ottawa. Chief Picard joins the President of the Quebec Native Women Association, Ms. Viviane Michel, and the Minister responsible for Quebec Native Affairs, Mr. […]

by ahnationtalk on February 27, 2015195 Views

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National Roundtable on Missing and Murdered – Indigenous Women and Girls: Commitment Needed by All, No Exception!

WENDAKE, QC, Feb. 26, 2015 – The Chief of the AFNQL, Ghislain Picard, will participate tomorrow in the National Roundtable on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls, being held in Ottawa. Chief Picard joins the President of the Quebec Native Women Association, Ms. Viviane Michel, and the Minister responsible for Quebec Native Affairs, Mr. […]

by NationTalk on February 27, 2015178 Views

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Hundreds of recommendations go unimplemented: Legal Strategy Coalition demands greater government commitment and accountability to ending violence against Indigenous women and girls

26 February 2015 An alarming study released today shows that governments in Canada have repeatedly ignored expert recommendations to stop violence against Indigenous women and girls. Researchers with the Legal Strategy Coalition on Violence Against Indigenous Women reviewed 58 reports dealing with aspects of violence and discrimination against Indigenous women and girls, including government studies, […]

by NationTalk on February 26, 2015167 Views

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Hundreds of recommendations go unimplemented: Legal Strategy Coalition demands greater government commitment and accountability to ending violence against Indigenous women and girls

26 February 2015 An alarming study released today shows that governments in Canada have repeatedly ignored expert recommendations to stop violence against Indigenous women and girls. Researchers with the Legal Strategy Coalition on Violence Against Indigenous Women reviewed 58 reports dealing with aspects of violence and discrimination against Indigenous women and girls, including government studies, […]

by ahnationtalk on February 26, 2015125 Views

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National Roundtable on Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women & Girls

This National Roundtable discussion is aimed at coordinating action to address and prevent violence against Indigenous women and girls.  It is the first of its kind. Indigenous women and girls are five times more likely to be victims of violence than non-Indigenous women, and the RCMP currently estimates almost 1200 cases of missing and murdered […]

by NationTalk on February 23, 2015197 Views

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National Roundtable on Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women & Girls

This National Roundtable discussion is aimed at coordinating action to address and prevent violence against Indigenous women and girls.  It is the first of its kind. Indigenous women and girls are five times more likely to be victims of violence than non-Indigenous women, and the RCMP currently estimates almost 1200 cases of missing and murdered […]

by ahnationtalk on February 23, 2015188 Views

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Call To Action On Missing And Murdered Indigenous Women And Girls: Assembly Of Manitoba Chiefs Initiates ‘Families First’ Approach To Create New Way Forward

The Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs is championing a new way forward to create both immediate and systemic action regarding missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls (MMIWG). (12/08/2014) Treaty One Territory – The Families First Initiative seeks to first involve families who lost their loved ones and to ensure the families of MMIWG’s voices are […]

by pmnationtalk on December 8, 2014160 Views

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