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AMC statement on Provincial Government Cabinet shuffle

Treaty One Territory, Manitoba – The Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs (AMC) issues this statement in response to today’s Provincial Government Cabinet shuffle. Premier Pallister announced several cabinet changes, including several that directly impact First Nations in Manitoba. Minister Friesen is no longer Minister for Health and Seniors with the position now being filled by Minister […]

by ahnationtalk on January 6, 202198 Views

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What a premier wants: How the pandemic cabinet shuffle clears a path for Pallister’s succession – CBC

With Cameron Friesen on the sideline, it’s Heather Stefanson’s turn on the pandemic hot seat Jan 06, 2021 Over the past 10 months, Cameron Friesen didn’t have a lot to smile about. As Manitoba’s health minister during the initial phases of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Morden-Winkler MLA appeared to struggle at times under the weight of his […]

by ahnationtalk on January 6, 202120 Views

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Protecting Vulnerable Manitobans and Creating Job Opportunities Focus of New Cabinet and Departments

January 5, 2021 First Black Manitoban Appointed to Cabinet with Women Holding Key Portfolios: Pallister The Manitoba government is creating two new departments to protect vulnerable Manitobans and spearhead new job opportunities for young Manitobans, Premier Brian Pallister announced today as nine ministers were sworn in to new portfolios including three new ministers entering cabinet […]

by ahnationtalk on January 5, 202128 Views

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Councillor calls for Indigenous representation for Bay committee, mayor says that’s already in place – Winnipeg Sun

Jan 05, 2021 Winnipeg City Councillor Kevin Klein is calling on Mayor Brian Bowman to appoint two Indigenous representatives, one elder and one Métis, to the Bay Downtown Advisory Committee (BDAC), which is tasked with exploring development options for the now-closed 650,000 square-foot Hudson’s Bay building. The committee, headed by Economic Development Winnipeg President Dayna […]

by ahnationtalk on January 5, 202123 Views

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Looking Back: SCO’s 2020 Highlights

While 2020 brought many hardships and tragedies… there were still many highlights and cherished memories. Here are seven highlights from 2020 for the Southern Chiefs Organization: Acclamation of Grand Chief Jerry Daniels In January, SCO made history when our leader Grand Chief Jerry Daniels was acclaimed. This marked the first time an incumbent Grand Chief […]

by ahnationtalk on January 4, 202125 Views

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Manitoba Releases Fifth Annual Path to Reconciliation in Manitoba Report

December 21, 2020 The government of Manitoba released the fifth annual Path to Reconciliation Annual Progress Report as it continues to advance reconciliation in Manitoba and respond to the Calls to Action of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada, Indigenous and Northern Relations Minister Eileen Clarke announced today. “Our resolve to respond to the […]

by ahnationtalk on December 21, 202026 Views

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Focus on the future, not the past, Higgs says on Indigenous issues – CBC

Premier Blaine Higgs says he wants to understand why Indigenous communities in New Brunswick aren’t doing better economically — but isn’t interested in delving into the history of colonialism and injustice. Higgs said in a year-end interview with CBC News that he’s serious about addressing the problems facing Indigenous people. But he said Canada’s long […]

by pmnationtalk on December 21, 202027 Views

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Media Notice – Government of Canada to announce funding details to support food security organizations

From: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada December 17, 2020 – Ottawa, Ontario – Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, together with the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Indigenous Services, and the Honourable Daniel Vandal, Minister of Northern Affairs, will host a virtual round table with frontline food security organization […]

by ahnationtalk on December 17, 202098 Views

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Truth and Reconciliation Commissioners gather for the First Time in Five Years to Raise Alarm

December 15, 2020 WINNIPEG — The three Commissioners of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC), Senator Murray Sinclair, Chief Wilton Littlechild, and Dr. Marie Wilson, are issuing a public statement expressing their concern about the slow and uneven pace of implementation of the Calls to Action released by the TRC five years ago today. The […]

by ahnationtalk on December 15, 202022 Views

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MP Gazan and Grand Chief Dumas Highlight Fundamental Indigenous Human Rights on International Human Rights Day

TREATY ONE TERRITORY, WINNIPEG—On International Human Rights Day, NDP MP Leah Gazan (Winnipeg Centre) and Grand Chief Arlen Dumas (Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs) reaffirm their calls on the federal government to respect the fundamental human rights of Indigenous Peoples as articulated in the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. The introduction of […]

by ahnationtalk on December 11, 202033 Views

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