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Métis people finally included in Manitoba’s Indigenous rollout strategy, but with no consultation or details provided

May 3, 2021 Winnipeg, MB, in the Homeland of the Métis Nation – Today, the Province of Manitoba issued a press release stating that all Indigenous people over the age of 18, including First Nations, Métis and Inuit peoples, are now eligible to make appointments to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. “Now, in the exploding third wave of this virus, after a year […]

by ahnationtalk on May 3, 202128 Views

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Government of Canada article: Canada and Manitoba Metis Federation reach agreement on Kapyong Barracks

May 3, 2021 – Ottawa – National Defence / Canadian Armed Forces The Government of Canada and the Manitoba Metis Federation have resolved an outstanding litigation related to Canada’s planned sale of the former Kapyong Barracks land in Winnipeg, Manitoba. The settlement supports the development of a renewed nation-to-nation, government-to-government relationship between the Manitoba Metis […]

by ahnationtalk on May 3, 202111 Views

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Emergency Preparedness Week Declared in Manitoba

May 2, 2021 Leadership and Co-ordination Providing Confidence in Emergency Preparedness: Schuler The Manitoba government is encouraging all Manitobans to take the opportunity to learn about emergency preparedness to protect their families and communities during an emergency, Infrastructure Minister Ron Schuler, minister responsible for the Emergency Measures Organization, announced today as National Emergency Preparedness Week […]

by ahnationtalk on May 3, 20219 Views

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Plan to help Indigenous women ‘scattered’ – Winnipeg Free Press

Apr. 29, 2021 Advocate says Ottawa’s approach too broad OTTAWA — While the Trudeau government is starting to unveil its approach to prevent Indigenous women from being victims of crime, a Winnipeg advocate says Ottawa’s scope might be too broad. The massive federal budget delivered last week outlined a five-year funding plan to respond to […]

by ahnationtalk on April 29, 202158 Views

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SCO Pans Naming of Wildlife Management Areas

April 28, 2021 ANISHINAABE AND DAKOTA TERRITORY, MB — The Southern Chiefs’ Organization (SCO) is expressing disappointment in the province’s process for naming eight wildlife management areas in what is now Manitoba. “While I am not surprised, I am disappointed that our provincial Treaty partner did not reach out to ask First Nations what we […]

by ahnationtalk on April 28, 202180 Views

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Budget billions seek to address history of hardship – Winnipeg Free Press

Infrastructure investments for First Nations central to $18 billion pledge OTTAWA — The federal government’s plan to engineer a booming COVID-19 recovery involves channeling billions of dollars to Indigenous communities to rectify decades of socio-economic gaps, and assert autonomy in Manitoba. “It’s large amounts, for the short term,” Indigenous Services Minister Marc Miller told the Free Press. In […]

by ahnationtalk on April 26, 20218 Views

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Treaty 5 Nations defy Pallister’s Anti-Protest Law and to issue Stop Work Orders on Resource Development

WINNIPEG, MB, April 22, 2021 – Fisher River Cree Nation, Treaty 5 Territory: The Treaty 5 Nations in Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Ontario will resist all permits, licenses or other land dispositions issued by the governments unless approvals are obtained by First Nations in accordance with the Declaration on Natural Resources on Treaty 5 Territory. Treaty 5 […]

by ahnationtalk on April 22, 202120 Views

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Ambitious Liberal budget with billions in spending has supporters and critics – APTN News

Apr 20, 2021 The federal government’s new proposed budget is being praised for committing money to a number of crucial areas, while at the same time, criticized for excluding key populations. Released Monday, the Liberals new economic spending plan is its most ambitious to date with over $100 billion in new expenditures. Although Budget 2021 […]

by ahnationtalk on April 21, 202113 Views

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AMC commends Finance Minister on Budget 2021 and welcomes historic First Nation specific investments

Treaty One Territory, Manitoba – The Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs (AMC) issues this statement in response to the release of Federal Budget 2021: A Recovery Plan for Jobs, Growth, and Resilience (Budget 2021). Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this is the first Budget in two years and the first by the current minority Liberal government. […]

by ahnationtalk on April 20, 202186 Views

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SCO Response to 2021 Federal Budget

Critical Investments Announced, Now We Need to See Results – Grand Chief Daniels April 20, 2021 ANISHINAABE AND DAKOTA TERRITORY, MB — The Southern Chiefs’ Organization (SCO) is responding to the federal budget tabled on April 19, 2021 with issues of top concern for southern First Nations in Manitoba. “Like all of us, the pandemic […]

by ahnationtalk on April 20, 202142 Views

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