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Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald releases statement on sentencing decision in the killing of Barbara Kentner

(June 8, 2021 - Taykwa Tagamou Nation Territory, ON) – Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald issued the following statement on the sentencing of Brayden Bushby, who was convicted of manslaughter last year in the 2017 death of Barbara Kentner: “Barbara Kentner was described by her sister as ‘As a light in the darkness.  A beautiful

2021-06-08T16:26:49-04:00June 8th, 2021|Categories: Communications, Political|

Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald Marks 6th Anniversary of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Release of the 94 Calls to Action

(June 3, 2021 - Taykwa Tagamou Nation Territory, ON) Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald issued the following statement on the 6th anniversary of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Release of the 94 Calls to Action: “After last week’s discovery of the 215 children found in a mass grave at the former Kamloops Indian Residential School,

2021-06-03T11:33:41-04:00June 3rd, 2021|Categories: Communications, Political|

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|

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|

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|

Chiefs of Ontario and Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald Urge all to Stay Home during Easter Weekend

(Toronto, ON, April 1, 2021) Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald released the following statement urging all to stay home over the long weekend as COVID-19 cases rise: “As Easter weekend is approaching and COVID-19 cases are on the rise across the Ontario region, I urge all citizens to stay home and stay vigilant while continuing

2021-04-01T13:58:53-04:00April 1st, 2021|Categories: Communications, Political|

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

(Toronto, ON, March 31, 2021) Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald issued the following statement in response to the provincial budget in Ontario: "On Wednesday, March 24, 2021, Minister of Finance and President of the Treasury Board Peter Bethlenfalvy released the 2021 Ontario Budget, titled Ontario's Action Plan: Protecting People's Health and Our Economy. This statement

2021-03-31T17:10:09-04:00March 31st, 2021|Categories: Communications, Political|

Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald Welcomes Joint Investment of $92.2 Million for Water Infrastructure in 37 First Nations in Ontario

(Taykwa Tagamou Nation Territory, ON – March 24, 2021) – Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald welcomes the recent announcement of investment into clean water, wastewater and stormwater projects in 37 First Nations in Ontario. “Along with other leaders in Ontario, I have been a strong advocate for First Nations’ calls for safe drinking water, and

2021-03-25T08:32:49-04:00March 25th, 2021|Categories: Communications, Political|

Chiefs of Ontario and Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald Mark One Year Anniversary of COVID-19 Pandemic

(Toronto, ON, March 11, 2021) Today, the Ontario Regional Chief, RoseAnne Archibald, issued the following statement to mark the one-year anniversary of the COVID-19 pandemic, as declared by the World Health Organization (WHO) on March 11, 2020, by commemorating the National Day of Observance for COVID-19. “Today, together with the Chiefs across Ontario, we are

2021-04-16T11:34:06-04:00March 11th, 2021|Categories: Communications, Political|
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