Community News

Government providing another $17 million in support for First Nations people to move to cities

AANDC press release

Government Invests in Support for Aboriginal Participation in Canada's Economy

Canada's improved Urban Aboriginal Strategy focuses on delivering results for Aboriginal people in urban centres

Using provincial standardized tests highlights challenges for First Nations educators

From Netnewsledger.com

Education Report Shows Failures in Federal Education Program

Posted 30 November 2014 by 

THUNDER BAY - It is a stark indication of the failure of the federal government, and a grim look to the future for Canada's First Nations young people.

Former and current First Nation leaders in Ontario honoured by Chiefs of Ontario

From Netnewsledger.com

These Leaders led the charge for First Nations citizens - Grand Chief Beardy

Posted 27 November 2014 

 

Causes of diabetes related to colonialism and decisions affecting First Nations health and welfare

From HuffingtonPost.ca

Colonialism Causes Diabetes, and Other Things I Learned at the Indigenous Health Conference

Andreas Krebs, Political communications professional - Posted: 11/26/2014 

Minister of AANDC giving himself power to decide what is consultation with First Nations in NWT

From http://westcoastnativenews.com

Feds to change Aboriginal consultation regulations for the NWT

DERRICK ON NOVEMBER 25TH, 2014

OFIFC launches campaign Ending Violence Against Aboriginal Women and Girls in Ontario

Press Release

OFIFC Launches Public Awareness Campaign on

Ending Violence Against Aboriginal Women and Girls in Ontario

First Nation unity is being questioned by media with upcoming AFN elections

From NationalPost.com

Who speaks for aboriginals?

Dale Eisler- November 25, 2014

A march in Toronto prior to the Assembly of First Nations' annual meeting.Aaron Lynett/National PostA march in Toronto prior to the Assembly of First Nations' annual meeting.