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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, 20227 Views

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New Age Metals Announces $1.8 million Budget for 2022 Exploration Program, Lithium Division, Manitoba

May 26th, 2022, Rockport, Ontario – New Age Metals Inc. (TSX.V: NAM; OTCQB: NMTLF; FSE: P7J.F) (“NAM” or the “Company”) is pleased to report that the company’s partner Mineral Resources Limited has approved the 2022 exploration budget and program for its Manitoba Lithium division. Harry Barr, Chairman & CEO stated, “We are happy to have […]

by ahnationtalk on May 26, 20228 Views

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AMC Urges Manitoba to Engage First Nations on Flooding Projects

May 25, 2022 Treaty One Territory, Manitoba – The Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs (AMC) renews the call for the Province of Manitoba (Province) to engage First Nations on projects to prevent and mitigate flood damage on First Nations’ lands and infrastructure. “The AMC has urged the Province to expedite the construction of outlet channels to […]

by ahnationtalk on May 26, 202211 Views

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MMF to invest $14.8 million in Selkirk for mixed use residential development – 55+ housing, commercial space

May 25, 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, is announcing an investment of more than $14.8 million into the city of Selkirk to create top-quality, affordable and adaptive rental units for seniors, […]

by ahnationtalk on May 25, 202212 Views

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Brandon Wins National Municipal Innovation Award For Truth and Reconciliation Week 2021

Fredericton, NB – The City of Brandon, MB has received national recognition for its Truth and Reconciliation Week 2021 and Brandon Urban Aboriginal Peoples’ Council partnership from the Canadian Association of Municipal Administrators (CAMA).  The municipality was presented with the 2022 CAMA Willis Award for Innovation, in the 20,001-100,000-population category, during a Virtual Awards of […]

by ahnationtalk on May 25, 202210 Views

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Manito Ahbee Festival 2022: MKO Grand Chief Enters Pow Wow Circle as Traditional Dancer

“I was so happy to have the opportunity to do that,” shared Grand Chief Garrison Settee in reference to his first time entering the pow wow circle as a traditional dancer. “I grew up with Pentecostal teachings and I didn’t grow up in a traditional family. Now I am embracing my identity while holding onto […]

by ahnationtalk on May 25, 202210 Views

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Manitoba Government Introduces Amendments to the Child and Family Services Act to Transform Indigenous Child Welfare System

May 24, 2022 The Manitoba government has introduced proposed amendments to the Child and Family Services (CFS) Act to ensure the transition of child and family services from provincial CFS agencies to Indigenous Governing Bodies (IGB), Families Minister Rochelle Squires announced today. “Our government is committed to transforming the child welfare system in the spirit […]

by ahnationtalk on May 25, 202211 Views

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Business-Led Task Force Calls on Premiers to Develop an Electrification Strategy for Canada

WINNIPEG, MB, May 24, 2022 – Electrifying Canada, a business-led task force aimed at accelerating electrification across the nation, is calling on Canada’s premiers—through the Council of the Federation—to spearhead the development and implementation of an electrification strategy for Canada. This is the key recommendation from its new report, Canada’s Electrification Advantage in the Race […]

by ahnationtalk on May 24, 20229 Views

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MMF experiences historic mass acclamation of all elected officials

May 24, 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, announced the results of the 2022 election process. As of May 12, 2022 at 5:00 p.m., the window closed for Red River Métis […]

by ahnationtalk on May 24, 20226 Views

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Participants announced for 2022 edition of CBC New Indigenous Voices

May 24, 2022 Today, nine emerging Indigenous creators embark on their first day of training through the CBC New Indigenous Voices program, presented by the National Screen Institute. CBC New Indigenous Voices is a full-time, 14-week online training program for emerging Indigenous creators to learn the essential elements of working in the film, TV and […]

by ahnationtalk on May 24, 202224 Views

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