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There are 133 First Nation communities across Ontario and each nation is unique in their beliefs, language and histories. This map, published in November 2020, illustrates all of the First Nations in Ontario.

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The Advocate is a semi-annual magazine that is distributed to all 133 First Nations in Ontario. This publication helps all of our communities reach the global stage and share with the rest of the world news and opportunities of their communities and their citizens.

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December 2022

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Virtual Information Session on Distinction-Based Indigenous Health Legislation
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
The Chiefs of Ontario will host a Virtual Information Session on Distinction-Based Indigenous Health Legislation on December 14, 2022. For more information, please visit: https://www.chiefsmeeting.com/health-info-session. Date: December 14, 2022 Time: 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. ET Where: Online via Zoom Download the , ...
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Chiefs of Ontario – Special Chiefs Assembly December 2022
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Chiefs of Ontario will be hosting a Special Chiefs Assembly on Child Welfare in Ottawa, Ontario, on December 5, 2022. The Special Chiefs Assembly is available for participation in-person or via Zoom. Date:                   December 5, 2022 Time:                  5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. ET Location:          (Hybrid) Wes , ...
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First Nations Leadership Engagement Session – Jay Treaty and Border Crossing Rights
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Mohawks of Akwesasne will be hosting an engagement session on the Jay Treaty and Border Crossing Rights with interested Chiefs at the Chelsea Inn in Toronto on October 25th, 2022, during the upcoming Indigenous Services Joint Session and on December 6, 2022, in Ottawa, Ontario. Engagement Session #1 October 25, 2022 5 , ...
Assembly of First Nations (AFN) – Special Chiefs Assembly (SCA)
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The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Special Chiefs Assembly (SCA) will take place December 6 to 8, 2022 in Ottawa, Ontario. The SCA will be held at the Westin Ottawa located at 11 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, Ontario, K1N 9H4. For more information, please visit: https://www.afn.ca/special-chiefs-assembly/ , ...
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Assembly of First Nations (AFN) – Special Chiefs Assembly (SCA)
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The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Special Chiefs Assembly (SCA) will take place December 6 to 8, 2022 in Ottawa, Ontario. The SCA will be held at the Westin Ottawa located at 11 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, Ontario, K1N 9H4. For more information, please visit: https://www.afn.ca/special-chiefs-assembly/ , ...
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Assembly of First Nations (AFN) – Special Chiefs Assembly (SCA)
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The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Special Chiefs Assembly (SCA) will take place December 6 to 8, 2022 in Ottawa, Ontario. The SCA will be held at the Westin Ottawa located at 11 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, Ontario, K1N 9H4. For more information, please visit: https://www.afn.ca/special-chiefs-assembly/ , ...
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Human Rights Day (UN)
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UNDRIP Act: Year One in Review – Dialogue Session
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The Chiefs of Ontario will be hosting a dialogue session with Olthuis Kleer Townshend (OKT) LLP on the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP) Act. This session is intended to support First Nations’ ongoing engagement on the Act’s implementation with a review of the Act’s first year as f , ...
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Anniversary of Release of Final Report of TRC (2015)
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Chiefs of Ontario supports all First Nations in Ontario as they assert their sovereignty, jurisdiction, and their chosen expression of nationhood.