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Letter: Canada’s culture of distrust – Quesnel Cariboo Observer

Oct. 23, 2018 We write today to call on you to demonstrate your government’s public commitments to transparency and the renewal of Canada’s relationship with Indigenous peoples by disclosing how Canada calculates its contingent liabilities regarding Indigenous Nations’ land claims – and by affirming your government’s intention to fulfill its outstanding lawful obligations to Indigenous […]

by ahnationtalk on October 23, 20184 Views

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BC Government: Qualified professional legislation to restore public trust in natural-resource decision-making

October 22, 2018 VICTORIA – The B.C. government has introduced legislation aimed at making sure decisions affecting the province’s natural resources are science-based, transparent and protect B.C.’s unique environment for future generations. The Professional Governance Act will, if passed, modernize and strengthen the roles and expectations of qualified professionals in the province, in turn providing […]

by pmnationtalk on October 23, 20187 Views

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Diane Jules becomes first Indigenous trustee elected in Kamloops-Thompson – Kamloops This Week

October 22, 2018 The new blood on the Kamloops-Thompson school board is “going to bring some great assets” with them, according to current School District 73 chair Meghan Wade. Three spots were up for grabs on election night, with newcomers John O’Fee and Heather Grieve seizing the two Kamloops spots and the Area 4 position […]

by ahnationtalk on October 23, 20182 Views

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Press Conference Tuesday 10am pst: Grand Chief, Federal MPs Regarding Trudeau’s Trans Mountain Pipeline Review

October 22, 2018 WHEN: Tuesday October 23, 10:00 am PT, 1:00 pm ET WHERE: Main Lobby, 312 Main St, Vancouver, BC (entrance on Cordova St) WHO: Grand Chief Stewart Phillip, President, Union of BC Indian Chiefs (UBCIC) Kennedy Stewart, Mayor-Elect of Vancouver Eugene Kung, Lawyer, West Coast Environmental Law Federal Members of Parliament TBA by […]

by pmnationtalk on October 23, 20183 Views

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Kennedy Stewart challenged with building bridges as mayor of Vancouver: expert – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Oct 22, 2018  By Amy Smart THE CANADIAN PRESS VANCOUVER _ On the heels of his narrow victory in Vancouver’s dramatic mayoral race, observers say Kennedy Stewart’s biggest challenge will be leading a council fractured across party lines as he tries to deliver on platform promises like increasing housing supply. The former NDP […]

by ahnationtalk on October 22, 20185 Views

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Kennedy Stewart named mayor of Vancouver; one of several B.C. turnovers – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Oct 21, 2018  By Amy Smart THE CANADIAN PRESS VANCOUVER _ Former New Democrat MP Kennedy Stewart has won a neck-and-neck mayoral race to lead Vancouver, as local government saw shakeups across the region. Supporters chanted, “Kennedy, Kennedy,” and broke out in dance as results came in early Sunday morning, heralding Stewart in […]

by ahnationtalk on October 22, 20184 Views

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Canada’s Laws Must Respect First Nations Rights: AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde on Supreme Court of Canada Decision on Mikisew

Canada’s Laws Must Respect First Nations Rights: AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde on Supreme Court of Canada Decision on Mikisew October 19, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – Following today’s decision by the Supreme Court of Canada regarding Mikisew Cree First Nation stating that the federal government does not need to consult with First Nations prior to […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 201812 Views

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Patrick Kelly says farewell after successful time as CFN Board Chair

October 19, 2018 After a highly successful time as CFN Board Chair, Patrick Kelly has decided “to hang up the paddle” and move on. We wish him the best! Below is his note to the CFN Board, staff, program managers and communities. In March 2000 the First Nation Leaders and Chiefs of the central and north […]

by pmnationtalk on October 19, 201815 Views

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Five races to watch in British Columbia’s municipal elections on Saturday – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Oct 19, 2018 VANCOUVER _ Local elections will be held across British Columbia on Saturday. Here are five races to watch: NANAIMO: The election could trigger a provincial byelection if Leonard Krog, a New Democrat member of the legislature, wins the race for mayor and gives up his seat at the legislature. It […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 20189 Views

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UBCIC: Open Letter to Ministers Carolyn Bennett and Jody Wilson-Raybould – Historical Losses and What Is Owed: The Need for Transparency Regarding Canada’s Liabilities in First Nations Land Claims

October 18, 2018 Dear Ministers Bennett and Wilson-Raybould, We write today to call on you to demonstrate your government’s public commitments to transparency and the renewal of Canada’s relationship with Indigenous peoples by disclosing how Canada calculates its contingent liabilities regarding Indigenous Nations’ land claims – and by affirming your government’s intention to fulfill its […]

by ahnationtalk on October 18, 201813 Views

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