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December 22, 2016

On behalf of the Chiefs of Ontario, I wish all our chiefs and citizens a safe and happy holiday season.

Firstly, please drive carefully on the roads and highways, and try to avoid driving during storms and on winter roads unless they have been officially opened. Stay warm, dry and where you can – please extend the same to those in need.

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Toronto (Dec 15, 2016)  --- Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day is offering his condolences to the family and community of Oneida Nation of the Thames First Nation after a tragic house fire Wednesday morning.

Gatineau, QC (Dec 8, 2016)  --- Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day, chair of the Assembly Of First Nations (AFN) Chiefs Committee on Health and co-chair of the AFN Chiefs Committee on Environment and Climate Change, is calling upon Canada to include Indigenous leadership at tomorrow’s First Minister’s Meeting.

Toronto (Dec 2, 2016)  --- Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day says that the Chiefs of Ontario stand in solidarity with the survivors of the Sixties Scoop class action suit against the federal government and will continue to support and help move the case forward until there is full reconciliation and satisfaction for the survivors.

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Toronto, ON (Dec 1, 2016)  --- World AIDS Day is a day dedicated to commemorate those who have passed on and to raise awareness about HIV/AIDS and the global spread of the HIV virus, particularly within the Indigenous communities.