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07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Government of Canada is providing support to urban and off-reserve Indigenous organizations in the Greater Toronto Area through the Indigenous Community Support Fund/

TORONTO, Aug. 5, 2020 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to a funding announcement with Pam Damoff, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Indigenous Services, and the Honourable Carolyn...


Aug 05, 2020, 19:00 ET Media Advisory - Government of Canada is providing support to urban and off-reserve Indigenous organizations in the Greater Toronto Area through the Indigenous Community Support Fund

TORONTO, Aug. 5, 2020 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to a funding announcement with Pam Damoff, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Indigenous Services, and the Honourable Carolyn...


Jul 31, 2020, 15:17 ET Government of Canada COVID-19 Update for Indigenous Peoples and communities

OTTAWA, TRADITIONAL ALGONQUIN TERRITORY, ON, July 31, 2020 /CNW/ - Indigenous Services Canada (ISC) is working with Indigenous leadership to flatten the COVID-19 curve in First Nation, Inuit and...


Jul 23, 2020, 11:13 ET Nibinamik First Nation upgrades their Diesel Generating Station

OTTAWA, UNCEDED TRADITIONAL ALGONQUIN TERRITORY, ON, July 23, 2020 /CNW/ - Reliable energy infrastructure is essential to support the growth and long-term goals of communities. The Government of...


Jul 21, 2020, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media advisory - Government of Canada is providing support to urban and off-reserve Indigenous organizations in Manitoba through the Indigenous Community Support Fund/

WINNIPEG, MB, July 20, 2020 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to a funding announcement with the Honourable Daniel Vandal, Minister of Northern Affairs, on behalf of the Honourable Marc...


Jul 20, 2020, 22:43 ET Media advisory - Government of Canada is providing support to urban and off-reserve Indigenous organizations in Manitoba through the Indigenous Community Support Fund

WINNIPEG, MB, July 20, 2020 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to a funding announcement with the Honourable Daniel Vandal, Minister of Northern Affairs, on behalf of the Honourable Marc...


Jul 17, 2020, 09:44 ET Update on COVID-19 in Indigenous communities

OTTAWA, TRADITIONAL ALGONQUIN TERRITORY, ON, July 17, 2020 /CNW/ - Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic both the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Indigenous Services, and Dr. Tom Wong, Chief Medical...


Jul 10, 2020, 11:37 ET Government of Canada supports Nishnawbe Aski Nation's Mental Health and Addictions Program for Northern Ontario First Nations

OTTAWA, TRADITIONAL ALGONQUIN TERRITORY, ON, July 10, 2020 /CNW/ - Community-driven, culturally appropriate and timely mental health supports are critical to promote the well-being for anyone...


Jul 07, 2020, 17:08 ET Update on Mental Wellness Supports for those impacted by MMIWG and the Federal Indian Day Schools Settlement Agreement

OTTAWA, TRADITIONAL ALGONQUIN TERRITORY, ON, July 7, 2020 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada recognizes the lasting impact of colonial policies and persistent discrimination on the lives of many First...


Jul 07, 2020, 14:24 ET UPDATE - Update on COVID-19 in Indigenous communities

OTTAWA, TRADITIONAL ALGONQUIN TERRITORY, ON, July 7, 2020 /CNW/ - Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic both the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Indigenous Services, along with Dr. Tom Wong, Chief...


Jul 07, 2020, 12:58 ET Update on COVID-19 in Indigenous communities

OTTAWA, TRADITIONAL ALGONQUIN TERRITORY, ON, July 7, 2020 /CNW/ - Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic both the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Indigenous Services, along with Dr. Tom Wong, Chief...


Jul 07, 2020, 07:30 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - The Government of Canada and the Assembly of First Nations will sign a Protocol on child and family services/

OTTAWA, ON, July 6, 2020 /CNW/ - Please be advised that Perry Bellegarde, National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations, and the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Indigenous Services will sign a...


Jul 06, 2020, 17:58 ET Media Advisory - The Government of Canada and the Assembly of First Nations will sign a Protocol on child and family services

OTTAWA, ON, July 6, 2020 /CNW/ - Please be advised that Perry Bellegarde, National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations, and the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Indigenous Services will sign a...


Jun 23, 2020, 10:21 ET Atlantic First Nations Water Authority and Canada sign framework agreement to facilitate the transfer of responsibility for water and wastewater services

HALIFAX, UNCEDED TRADITIONAL MI'KMAQ TERRITORY, NS, June 23, 2020 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada recognizes Indigenous peoples' right to self-determination and is committed to supporting First...


Jun 22, 2020, 16:06 ET Media Advisory - The Honourable Marc Miller and the Atlantic First Nations Water Authority will sign a framework agreement virtually

DARTMOUTH, NS, June 22, 2020 /CNW/ - Please be advised that the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Indigenous Services, and the Atlantic First Nations Water Authority will virtually sign a framework ...


Jun 11, 2020, 13:50 ET Government of Canada announces additional support for Indigenous businesses and the Indigenous tourism industry

OTTAWA, TRADITIONAL ALGONQUIN TERRITORY, ON, June 11, 2020 /CNW/ - Indigenous businesses are the backbone of communities across the country and an important part of the Canadian economy. The...


Jun 01, 2020, 17:40 ET Statement from Ministers Carolyn Bennett, Daniel Vandal, Marc Miller and Steven Guilbeault on National Indigenous History Month and Indigenous Reads

OTTAWA, June 1, 2020 /CNW/ - The Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Indigenous Services, the Honourable Daniel Vandal,...


May 29, 2020, 10:55 ET Media Advisory - Technical Briefing on COVID-19 in Indigenous Communities

OTTAWA, May 29, 2020 /CNW/ - Please be advised that the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Indigenous Services, Valerie Gideon, Senior Assistant Deputy Minister for Indigenous Services Canada,...


May 14, 2020, 13:21 ET Media Advisory - Technical Briefing on COVID-19 in Indigenous Communities

OTTAWA, May 14, 2020 /CNW/ - Please be advised that the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Indigenous Services, Valerie Gideon, Senior Assistant Deputy Minister for Indigenous Services Canada, and...


May 13, 2020, 20:08 ET Government of Canada, the Meadow Lake Tribal Council and Métis Nation-Saskatchewan announce emergency support for COVID-19 response in northwestern Saskatchewan

OTTAWA, TRADITIONAL ALGONQUIN TERRITORY, May 13, 2020 /CNW/ - Today, Meadow Lake Tribal Chief, Richard Ben, Métis Nation–Saskatchewan (MN-S) President, Glen McCallum, Minister of Indigenous Services...


May 11, 2020, 17:36 ET Joint Statement by the Minister of Indigenous Services, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Minister of Northern Affairs on Recognizing Contributions of Nurses in Indigenous Communities during

OTTAWA, May 11, 2020 /CNW/ - The Minister of Indigenous Services, Marc Miller, the Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, Carolyn Bennett, and the Minister of Northern Affairs, Daniel Vandal, issued ...


Apr 30, 2020, 13:54 ET Media Advisory - Technical Briefing on COVID-19 in Indigenous Communities

OTTAWA, April 30, 2020 /CNW/ - Please be advised that Valerie Gideon, Senior Assistant Deputy Minister for Indigenous Services Canada, and Dr. Tom Wong, Chief Medical Officer of Public Health, will...


Apr 16, 2020, 17:30 ET Statement by the Minister of Indigenous Services on the First Nations Election Cancellation and Postponement Regulations (Prevention of Diseases) coming into effect

OTTAWA, April 16, 2020 /CNW/ - The Minister of Indigenous Services, Marc Miller, issued the following statement today: "During this pandemic, the health and well-being of Indigenous communities is...


Apr 10, 2020, 10:50 ET Media Advisory - Technical Briefing on COVID-19 in Indigenous Communities

OTTAWA, April 10, 2020 /CNW/ - Please be advised that the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Indigenous Services, along with Dr. Tom Wong, Chief Medical Officer of Public Health, will lead a...


Apr 03, 2020, 12:08 ET The Government of Canada and Asubpeeschoseewagong Netum Anishinabek (Grassy Narrows First Nation) sign a framework agreement to build a mercury care home

OTTAWA, TRADITIONAL ALGONQUIN TERRITORY, April 3, 2020 /CNW/ - Yesterday, in the spirit of collaboration, trust and mutual respect, the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Indigenous Services and...