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TORONTO, ON (April 7, 2017) --- “First Nation citizens in Ontario – indeed across the country – are victimized on a daily basis by police forces who either have some members that are overtly racist or, for the most part, have not been educated on the colonial legacy that continues to negatively impact far too many of our Peoples,” said Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day.

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Toronto ON (Mar 31, 2017) – Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day says today’s historic signing of an Memorandum of Understanding in Kashechewan between Canada, Ontario and First Nation leadership should usher in the advancement of community development and make the north a 21st century leader in climate change adaptation and health system innovation.

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Toronto ON (Mar 31, 2017) – Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day offers his condolences and deepest prayers to the communities and families of Six Nations and the Mississaugas of the New Credit on behalf of the Chiefs of Ontario.

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Policy Forum on Housing, Infrastructure and Water

March 31, 2017

Clarion Lakeside Inn and Conference Centre

Kenora, Ontario


The Chiefs of Ontario is inviting you to a scheduled video conference meeting.

Topic: Chiefs of Ontario

Time: March 31, 2017 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM CST

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Ottawa ON (Mar 22, 2017) – “Today’s federal budget has taken a significant step towards addressing the desperate health needs of First Nations, particularly those suffering mental health issues,” said Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day, who is also chair of the national AFN Chiefs Committee on Health. “We asked for an additional investment of $1.58 billion in health.