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November, 2019

  • 26 November

    Inquest called into death of man shot by Long Plain First Nation police force

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    Manitoba Manitoba’s chief medical examiner has called an inquest into the death of a man who was shot by police on Long Plain First Nation in April.  Manitoba medical examiner calls for inquest after April 2 shooting death of Benjiman Richard, 23 CBC News · Posted: Nov 26, 2019 4:51 …

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  • 26 November

    B.C. First Nations leaders worry U.N. Indigenous rights bill may be in trouble

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    British Columbia Indigenous leaders in the province are concerned newly-introduced UDNRIP legislation has been stalled at the committee stage. First Nations Leadership Council concerned newly-introduced legislation has stalled at the committee stage CBC News · Posted: Nov 26, 2019 2:17 PM PT | Last Updated: November 26 Grand Chiefs Ed …

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  • 26 November

    Ottawa admits it’s ‘wrongdoer’ as judge prepares ruling on compensating First Nations children

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    Federal Court Justice Paul Favel said Tuesday he would soon issue a ruling on a federal government motion that is part of a two-phase legal strategy to quash a human rights tribunal ruling ordering compensation for First Nations children apprehended through the on-reserve child welfare system. Favel said he would …

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  • 26 November

    …Leaders in British Columbia and Guatemala Demand that Mining…

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    (((Xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and səl̓ilwətaʔɬ/sel̓ílwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh)/Vancouver, B.C): Representatives of the Union of British Columbia Indian Chiefs (UBCIC) and the Xinka Indigenous Parliament of Guatemala joined forces Wednesday night to call on Canadian mining companies to respect Indigenous rights no matter where they operate. Xinka representative, Luis Fernando García Monroy, …

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  • 26 November

    …Leaders in British Columbia and Guatemala Demand that Mining…

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    Press Release (((Xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and səl̓ilwətaʔɬ/sel̓ílwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh)/Vancouver, B.C): Representatives of the Union of British Columbia Indian Chiefs (UBCIC) and the Xinka Indigenous Parliament of Guatemala joined forces Wednesday night to call on Canadian mining companies to respect Indigenous rights no matter where they operate. Xinka representative, Luis Fernando …

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  • 26 November

    …Honourable Carolyn Bennett and the Honourable Marc Miller on the…

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    Classified in: HealthSubjects: WOM, LGB, NTA, CFG OTTAWA, Nov. 25, 2019 /CNW/ – The Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, Carolyn Bennett, and the Minister of Indigenous Services, Marc Miller, issued the following statement today: “Today, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, represents an opportunity for Canadians to come …

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  • 26 November

    Daniel – The HR Administrator

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    The Government of Manitoba’s Department for Economic Development and Training predicts the need to fill an estimated 24,100 job openings in the province per year through 2024. Filling those positions will require not only a diverse and educated labour force, but also workplace cultures where employees are encouraged to develop …

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  • 26 November

    Reconciliation through Engineering Initiative to help improve…

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    Mitigating indoor mould and optimizing air transportation in northern Ontario are the first two collaborative projects between Indigenous community leaders and University of Toronto researchers being tackled through the Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering’s Reconciliation Through Engineering Initiative (RTEI). Launched last December by the Centre for Global Engineering (CGEN), RTEI …

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  • 26 November

    MoCreebec want recognition as distinct Cree community

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    MoCreebec looking for status as a distinct First Nations community and a new home in either Smooth Rock Falls or Moosonee.

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  • 26 November

    Judge to issue ruling ‘as soon as I’m able’ after hearing on compensation order for First Nations children

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    Federal Court Justice Paul Favel said Tuesday he would soon issue a ruling on a federal government motion that is part of a two-phase legal strategy to quash a human rights tribunal ruling ordering compensation for First Nations children apprehended through the on-reserve child welfare system.

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