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News Release: Canada, Ontario and Chiefs of Ontario launch process to collaborate on enforcement and prosecution of First Nations laws

May 6, 2021                  Ottawa - Department of Justice Canada Collaboration with provincial partners and Indigenous communities is essential to walking the shared path of reconciliation with Indigenous peoples. Renewing that relationship includes upholding and protecting Indigenous peoples’ inherent right to self-determination, and ensuring community well-being and safety. Today, Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald, the members

2021-05-07T07:51:08-04:00May 7th, 2021|Categories: Communications, Justice, Political|

Health Sector Update: First Nations COVID-19 Testing in Ontario – Weekly Report 55

There were 151 new positive results among First Nations people over the past week ending May 2, 2021. This is a small increase from the total of 140 last week. The number of positive results among First Nations to date is 3,558. There were only small increases (5% or less) in new results in all

2021-05-05T16:59:54-04:00May 5th, 2021|Categories: Communications, Health|

Health Sector Update: First Nations COVID-19 Testing in Ontario – Weekly Report 54

There were 140 new positive results among First Nations people over the past week ending Apr 25, 2021. This is a decrease from the total of 167 last week. The number of positive results among First Nations to date is 3,407. There were only small increases (5% or less) in new results in all areas

2021-05-05T17:01:35-04:00May 5th, 2021|Categories: Communications, Health|

Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald Marks Red Dress Day and the National Day of Awareness for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG)

(Taykwa Tagamou Nation, ON – May 05, 2021) – Today, Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald issued the following statement on Red Dress Day and the National Day of Awareness for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG): “Each year on May 5, we mark the annual Red Dress Day and the National Day of

2021-05-05T11:50:33-04:00May 5th, 2021|Categories: Communications, Justice, Political|

Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald Marks Earth Day and Great Lakes Day

(Taykwa Tagamou Nation Territory ON, April 22, 2021) – On April 22, Earth Day and Great Lakes Day, the Ontario Regional Chief, RoseAnne Archibald, asks everyone to collectively give thanks to Mother Earth and reflect upon the essential role we all play in protecting and preserving our land, waters, air, and natural resources. “Today, April

2021-04-22T09:01:35-04:00April 22nd, 2021|Categories: Communications, Environment, Political|

Health Sector Update: First Nations COVID-19 Testing in Ontario – Weekly Report 53

There were 167 new positive results among First Nations people over the past week ending Apr 18, 2021. This is an increase from the total of 143 last week. It is too early to say if this is the start of an increasing number of cases such as that seen across Ontario in past weeks.

2021-05-05T16:59:22-04:00April 21st, 2021|Categories: Communications, Health|

Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald’s Response to the Tabling of the 2021 Federal Budget

(Taykwa Tagamou Nation Territory ON, April 20, 2021) Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald welcomes new and additional investments for First Nations in the 2021 federal budget, presented on April 19, 2021. “First, I want to recognize Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland as the first woman Finance Minister who has presented a budget. In my view,

2021-04-20T13:57:09-04:00April 20th, 2021|Categories: Communications, Political|

Health Sector Update: First Nations COVID-19 Testing in Ontario – Weekly Report 52

First Nations COVID-19 Testing in Ontario – Weekly Report 52 There were 143 new positive results among First Nations people over the past week ending Apr 11, 2021. This is about the same as the total of 141 last week. The number of positive results among First Nations to date is 3,100. None of the

2021-04-20T13:48:15-04:00April 20th, 2021|Categories: Communications, Health|

Health Sector Update: First Nations COVID-19 Testing in Ontario – Weekly Report 51

There were 141 new positive results among First Nations people over the past week ending Apr 4, 2021, down from 154 last week. This is the 5th week in a row with decreasing totals. The number of positive results among First Nations to date is 2,957. Consideration of how to avoid the historical pattern of

2021-04-13T09:20:56-04:00April 7th, 2021|Categories: Communications, Health|

Call for Proposals: Capacity-building funding for An Act respecting First Nations, Inuit and Métis children, youth and families for fiscal year 2021-2022

A call for proposals is now open to support capacity-building in relation to An Act respecting First Nations, Inuit and Métis children, youth and families for fiscal year 2021-2022. Funding is available to Indigenous Peoples, communities, and groups as they begin work to develop their own legislation and explore Indigenous-led models for child and family

2021-04-06T10:02:19-04:00April 6th, 2021|Categories: Communications, Social|
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