You can use your smart phone to browse stories in the comfort of your hand. Simply browse this site on your smart phone.

    Using an RSS Reader you can access most recent stories and other feeds posted on this network.

    SNetwork Recent Stories

S Arts Culture

Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Federal budget pledges support for Inuit health, education, language – Nunatsiaq News

March 20, 2019 But Inuit leaders decry lack of infrastructure investment for the North The federal government said yesterday it will deliver on a pledge to help open a new, long-awaited addictions treatment facility in Nunavut. That news came in the federal government’s 2019-20 budget, tabled Tuesday afternoon, though it came as a commitment with […]

by ahnationtalk on March 20, 20196 Views

Read More
IndigenousText

Iqaluit selected as a Welcoming Francophone Community

March 18, 2019 — Iqaluit, NU — Iqaluit has been selected as a Welcoming Francophone Community as part of the Government of Canada’s Action Plan for Official Languages. Under the Welcoming Francophone Communities initiative, a total of 14 communities across Canada will receive funding so they can create programs and activities to help French-speaking newcomers feel […]

by ahnationtalk on March 19, 20198 Views

Read More
IndigenousText

Partners Move Forward on Child and Family Wellbeing in Yukon

March 18, 2019 — Kwanlin (Whitehorse), Yukon — Indigenous Services CanadaIndigenous Services Canada, the Government of Yukon’s Department of Health and Social Services, and Carcross/Tagish First Nation, Kwanlin Dün First Nation and the Council of Yukon First Nations who were all selected by the Yukon First Nations Health and Social Development Commission, are pleased to announce […]

by ahnationtalk on March 18, 201914 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Time to overhaul Official Languages Act, says N.W.T. languages commissioner – CBC

Shannon Gullberg says changes needed to make the act work better for Indigenous-language speakers Mar 13, 2019 The law governing official languages in the Northwest Territories is ill-suited for the territory and ready for an overhaul during its upcoming review, the territory’s languages commissioner says. The territory has 11 official languages which are enshrined in the N.W.T.’s […]

by ahnationtalk on March 13, 201920 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Indigenous oral history gives archeologists insight into early human life – Radio Canada International (en)

March 12, 2019 University of Alaska archeologists are employing Indigenous oral history to gain more insight into what human life was like thousands of years ago. Their research is centred on the Swan Point archeological site near Delta Junction, Alaska, about 350 kilometres west of the Yukon border. The site dates back 14,200 years. It’s […]

by ahnationtalk on March 12, 201924 Views

Read More
IndigenousText

YT Government: New administrator for Cultural Industries Training Fund

March 08, 2019 The Cultural Industries Training Fund (CITF) is now being administered by the Department of Tourism and Culture. The CITF provides support for professional training and skill development with the goal of increasing business and employment opportunities for cultural workers, businesses and entrepreneurs in Yukon. The fund supports the business and economic side […]

by pmnationtalk on March 11, 201924 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsAudio

Inuit org’s annual competition recognizes Inuktut poetry, songs – Nunatsiaq News

March 07, 2019 “It’s fantastic to see the creativity and ingenuity of Inuit in our Qikiqtani communities” Three young Inuit from Nunavut’s Baffin region have won awards for their poems and songs from the Qikiqtani Inuit Association as part of its annual competition held to celebrate Inuktitut-language month. “It’s fantastic to see the creativity and […]

by ahnationtalk on March 7, 201918 Views

Read More
IndigenousText

Media advisory: Minister Rodriguez to Visit Iqaluit

From: Canadian Heritage IQALUIT – The Honourable Pablo Rodriguez, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism, will be in Iqaluit on Monday, March 4 and Tuesday, March 5. Please note that all details are subject to change. All times are local. The details are as follows: Event for Tuesday, March 5: Event #1 – Tour of […]

by ahnationtalk on March 3, 201922 Views

Read More
IndigenousText

QIA announces winners of song/poem contest

Iqaluit, Nunavut – February 28, 2019 – The Qikiqtani Inuit Association (QIA) is excited to announce the winners of our 2019 Inuktitut song/poem contest. The contest, which was part of our Inuktitut Language month activities, solicited entries from all over Qikiqtani. “It’s fantastic to see the creativity and ingenuity of Inuit in our Qikiqtani communities,” […]

by ahnationtalk on February 28, 201922 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Work of Dene artist about to land in every NWT phone customer’s home – APTN News

February 26, 2019 A Dene artist who is a painter is about to have his work exposed to the territory’s phone customers. Darrell Chocolate won the Northwestel Art Competition. “I was just out one morning taking pictures and I guess that one snapshot I took by AirTindi Float base inspired me to do a painting,” […]

by ahnationtalk on February 27, 201920 Views

Read More

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More