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Jul 12, 2019, 14:20 ET Minister Bennett announces funding for Métis National Heritage Centre

WINNIPEG, July 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Showcasing the history of the Métis Nation, and highlighting the rich heritage and contributions of Métis people to the development of Canada is key to advancing...


Jul 12, 2019, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Crown Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada and the Manitoba Metis Federation to make an important announcement/

WINNIPEG, July 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to attend an important announcement with the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and the Manitoba Metis ...


Jul 11, 2019, 15:44 ET Media Advisory - Crown Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada and the Manitoba Metis Federation to make an important announcement

WINNIPEG, July 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to attend an important announcement with the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and the Manitoba Metis ...


Jul 10, 2019, 18:34 ET Peguis First Nation Establishes Urban Reserve in Winnipeg

WINNIPEG and TREATY ONE TERRITORY, MB, July 10, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, congratulated Peguis First Nation today on the establishment of...


Jul 10, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Important announcement with Canada and Peguis First Nation/

WINNIPEG, July 9, 2019 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to attend an important announcement with the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, and Chief Glenn Hudson ...


Jul 09, 2019, 14:50 ET Media Advisory - Important announcement with Canada and Peguis First Nation

WINNIPEG, July 9, 2019 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to attend an important announcement with the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, and Chief Glenn Hudson ...


Jul 09, 2019, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Important announcement with Canada, Nunavut and Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated/

KUGLUKTUK, NU, July 8, 2019 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to attend an important announcement with the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, Aluki Kotierk,...


Jul 08, 2019, 16:57 ET Completion of new community daycare in Iqaluit celebrated

IQALUIT, NU, July 8, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada recognizes that high-quality, affordable child care is a necessity for Canadian families and contributes to their economic security. Today,...


Jul 08, 2019, 11:52 ET Media Advisory - Important announcement with Canada, Nunavut and Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated

KUGLUKTUK, NU, July 8, 2019 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to attend an important announcement with the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, Aluki Kotierk,...


Jul 08, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister Bennett to celebrate the opening of a new daycare in Iqaluit/

IQALUIT, July 5, 2019 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to attend a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Iqaluit daycare with the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous...


Jul 05, 2019, 14:45 ET Media Advisory - Minister Bennett to celebrate the opening of a new daycare in Iqaluit

IQALUIT, NU, July 5, 2019 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to attend a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Iqaluit daycare with the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous...


Jul 05, 2019, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister Bennett to celebrate the opening of Elbow River Camp/

CALGARY, July 4, 2019 /CNW/ - Please be advised the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, will participate in the opening of Elbow River Camp at the Calgary Stampede....


Jul 04, 2019, 19:48 ET Canada and Blood Tribe Celebrate Settlement of a Specific Claim

CALGARY, July 4, 2019 /CNW/ - Working collaboratively to settle outstanding claims is key to achieving reconciliation with First Nations in Canada. Settling claims is one of many steps on the journey ...


Jul 04, 2019, 14:51 ET Media Advisory - Minister Bennett to celebrate the opening of Elbow River Camp

CALGARY, July 4, 2019 /CNW/ - Please be advised the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, will participate in the opening of Elbow River Camp at the Calgary Stampede....


Jul 03, 2019, 20:19 ET Media advisory - Important announcement with Canada and the Blood Tribe

CALGARY, July 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to attend an important announcement with the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, and Chief Roy Fox of...


Jun 28, 2019, 18:06 ET Ditidaht and Pacheedaht First Nations, Canada and British Columbia sign Agreement in Principle and move to Final Stage of Treaty Negotiations

VICTORIA, June 28, 2019 Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada British Columbia Ministry of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation Ditidaht First Nation Pacheedaht First Nation /CNW/ ...


Jun 27, 2019, 11:56 ET Historic self-government agreements signed with the Métis Nation of Alberta, the Métis Nation of Ontario and the Métis Nation-Saskatchewan

OTTAWA, June 27, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, the Government of Canada further advanced its commitment to renewing nation-to-nation, government-to-government relationships with the Métis, based on recognition ...


Jun 27, 2019, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Historic Signing Ceremony with Métis Nation of Alberta, the Métis Nation of Ontario and the Métis Nation-Saskatchewan/

OTTAWA, June 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Please be advised the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, President Audrey Poitras, Métis Nation of Alberta, President Margaret Froh,...


Jun 26, 2019, 19:35 ET Media Advisory - Historic Signing Ceremony with Métis Nation of Alberta, the Métis Nation of Ontario and the Métis Nation-Saskatchewan

OTTAWA, June 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Please be advised the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, President Audrey Poitras, Métis Nation of Alberta, President Margaret Froh,...


Jun 25, 2019, 15:00 ET Canada and Southern Dakelh Nation Alliance strengthen nation-to-nation relationship with signing of Pathways Agreement

CROWN-INDIGENOUS RELATIONS AND NORTHERN AFFAIRS CANADA, VICTORIA, BC, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Renewing the relationship with Indigenous peoples based on recognition of rights, respect, cooperation and...


Jun 25, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister O'Regan to deliver keynote address at the inaugural National Indigenomics by Design - 100 Billion Dollar Indigenous Economy Conference/

RICHMOND and TRADITIONAL TERRITORY OF THE MUSQUEAM INDIAN BAND, BC, June 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Please be advised that the Honourable Seamus O'Regan, Minister of Indigenous Services, will speak at the...


Jun 24, 2019, 10:00 ET Media Advisory - Minister O'Regan to deliver keynote address at the inaugural National Indigenomics by Design - 100 Billion Dollar Indigenous Economy Conference

RICHMOND and TRADITIONAL TERRITORY OF THE MUSQUEAM INDIAN BAND, BC, June 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Please be advised that the Honourable Seamus O'Regan, Minister of Indigenous Services, will speak at the...


Jun 22, 2019, 12:25 ET Legislation advancing responsible co-management of natural resources in North receives Royal Assent

Bill C-88 cancels merger of land and water boards in the Northwest Territories, moves towards responsible co-management of Arctic offshore oil and gas resources and certainty for industry OTTAWA,...


Jun 21, 2019, 10:30 ET Joint Statement by Ministers Carolyn Bennett and Seamus O'Regan on National Indigenous Peoples Day

OTTAWA, June 21, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, and the Honourable Seamus O'Regan, Minister of Indigenous Services issued the following joint...


Jun 19, 2019, 13:13 ET Makivik Corporation and Canada are moving forward on the path of reconciliation

OTTAWA, June 19, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is committed to working in partnership with Indigenous peoples to renew the relationship based on recognition of rights, respect, co-operation...