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AMC Demands Full Restitution of CSA Funds Unlawfully Taken From First Nations Children in Care

August 5, 2022 Treaty One Territory, Manitoba – Today, the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs (AMC) calls on Manitoba to make full restitution to First Nations children in care for the Children’s Special Allowances Funds unlawfully and discriminatorily taken from them. The AMC makes this call in response to the Province of Manitoba’s unilateral announcement of […]

by ahnationtalk on August 5, 202217 Views

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MKO Commends Government of Manitoba for Decision to Not Appeal Court Ruling on Children’s Special Allowance

Treaty Five Territory, Thompson, MB – Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak (MKO) Inc. is issuing this statement in response to an announcement from the Government of Manitoba today that shared it will not appeal a recent court decision made on the Children’s Special Allowance (CSA). This decision found the actions of the Government of Manitoba, in how […]

by pmnationtalk on August 5, 202215 Views

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MMF pleased by province’s decision to let CSA court ruling stand

August 4, 2022 Winnipeg, MB, in the National Homeland of the Red River Métis - Today, the Manitoba Métis Federation (MMF), the National Government of the Red River Métis, also known as the Manitoba Métis, acknowledges the Government of Manitoba’s decision to abide by the Child Special Allowance (CSA) court ruling. “We are pleased that Manitoba’s government has […]

by ahnationtalk on August 4, 202210 Views

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First Nations sue federal government — economic, cultural losses cited in lawsuit – Brandon Sun

Jul. 5, 2022 Rolling River First Nation, located south of Riding Mountain National Park, is part of a group of 14 other First Nations that has filed a lawsuit against the federal government, citing economic and cultural losses for violation of Treaty Land Entitlement promises. On June 29, just two days before Canada Day, the […]

by ahnationtalk on July 6, 202229 Views

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The AMC and AFN Manitoba Respond to Court Ruling on Inadequate Engagement with First Nations on Flood-Prevention Project

Treaty One Territory, Manitoba – The Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs (AMC) and the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Manitoba Regional Office release this statement in response to a recent court decision that the Province of Manitoba did not adequately consult First Nations near Lake St. Martin on The Lake Manitoba and Lake St. Martin Outlet […]

by ahnationtalk on June 27, 202281 Views

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‘Every two hours’: Manitoba Advocate releases first-ever report on children exposed to intimate partner violence

Advocate makes 7 recommendations to address systemic gaps in service responses and intergenerational cycles of violence. WINNIPEG, TREATY ONE TERRITORY, HOME OF THE RED RIVER METIS – The Manitoba Advocate for Children and Youth (MACY) is releasing a new special report today, the first of its kind in the province. Every Two Hours: A Special […]

by ahnationtalk on June 23, 202227 Views

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The Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs Celebrates 7-Years of The First Nations Family Advocate Office

June 1, 2022 Treaty One Territory, Manitoba – The Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs (AMC) is celebrating and acknowledging the First Nations Family Advocate Office (FNFAO) 7th year of Bringing Our Children Home. “The FNFAO is a First Nations-led solution to the Child and Family Services (CFS) crisis that sought the apprehension and removal of thousands […]

by ahnationtalk on June 2, 202239 Views

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MMF celebrates successful appeal and order for new trial for Métis harvesting rights

June 1, 2022 Winnipeg, MB, in the National Homeland of the Red River Métis - Yesterday, the Manitoba Métis Federation (MMF), the National Government of the Red River Métis, also known as the Manitoba Métis, celebrated the advancement of Métis harvesting rights in our Homeland with R v Boyer successfully appealed at the Saskatchewan Court of Appeal, setting […]

by ahnationtalk on June 1, 202234 Views

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The Band Reparations Class Action: Apply by May 31, 2022

The Band Reparations Class Action is a settlement claim that can be applied for by First Nations Communities that: had members who attended residential school – whether overnight or during the day, or had a residential school located on its reserve. The representative plaintiff Bands in the class action, Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc Indian Band and […]

by ahnationtalk on May 30, 202236 Views

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AMC Responds to the Manitoba Provincial Governments Amendments to The Child and Family Services Act

May 26, 2022 Treaty One Territory, Manitoba – The Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs (AMC) calls on the provincial government to work with First Nations before any amendment to the Child and Family Services Act (CFS Act) related to First Nations’ jurisdiction. “The AMC has been clear and direct; government officials must support First Nations led […]

by ahnationtalk on May 26, 2022130 Views

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