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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.

TORONTO, ON (March 21, 2017) – Tomorrow, March 22 is World Water Day. Since 1993, the United Nations has made this a day of to bring awareness to issues related to the future of water around the globe. Ontario alone has over one-fifth of the world’s fresh water.

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TORONTO, ON (March 17, 2017) – To mark the National Circle of Ceremony and Healing for Our Spirits, Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day says today’s ceremonies taking place across Canada are a reminder that our Peoples must continue to work towards ending the national suicide crisis in First Nations communities.

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TORONTO, ON (March13, 2017) --- Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day says this year’s annual Little NHL tournament will continue the decades-old tradition of bringing together Ontario’s First Nation communities and fostering a sense of community and friendly competition amongst our youth.