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Media Advisory – Iqaluit, Nunavut

Iqaluit, Nunavut, May 17, 2019 – Members of the media are invited to attend an important infrastructure event with the Honourable Bernadette Jordan, Minister of Rural Economic Development and the Honourable David Akeeagok, Deputy Premier of Nunavut. Date:               Tuesday, May 21, 2019 Time:              9:00 a.m. EDT Location:       Iqaluit Power Plant, 499A Saputi Road Iqaluit, Nunavut […]

by pnationtalk on May 17, 201914 Views

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Baffinland Iron Mines Corporation hosts the Qikiqtaaluk Socio-Economic Monitoring Committee (QSEMC) at Mary River

MARY RIVER, NUNAVUT– May 16, 2019Baffinland Iron Mines Corporation (Baffinland) and the Qikiqtaaluk Socio-Economic Monitoring Committee (QSEMC) successfully concluded a site visit on May 14, 2019 at the Mary River Mine on Northern Baffin Island. Socio-Economic Monitoring Committees were established in Nunavut to engage communities and other stakeholders in monitoring efforts related to major development […]

by pnationtalk on May 17, 201912 Views

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Bob McLeod: Presentation to the Standing Committee on Indigenous and Northern Affairs – Bill C-88, An Act to amend the Mackenzie Valley Resource Management Act and the Canada Petroleum Resources Act and to make consequential amendments to other acts

May 16, 2019 Good afternoon, Thank you for your invitation to appear before the Standing Committee today as you review Bill C-88 – An Act to amend the Mackenzie Valley Resource Management Act and the Canada Petroleum Resources Act. As you review this bill, I would like to share with you some of the Northwest […]

by pnationtalk on May 17, 201911 Views

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Commissioner’s Award for Voluntary Public Service given to George Skookum during National Aboriginal Hockey Tournament

May 15, 2019 The Honourable Angélique Bernard, Commissioner of Yukon presented George Skookum with the Commissioner’s Award for his volunteer service during the National Aboriginal Hockey Championships in Whitehorse on May 8, 2019, at the Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre during the Coaches’ Reception. George was nominated by Marilyn Lawrence and Andrew Glada for his decades-long […]

by pnationtalk on May 16, 201913 Views

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Government of Yukon seeking feedback on Yukon University legislation

May 15, 2019 The Government of Yukon is asking for feedback about new legislation to support transitioning Yukon College to become Yukon University. Yukoners can share their thoughts by filling out a public survey from May 15 to June 30. Yukon College will be the first university north of 60 offering both college and university […]

by pnationtalk on May 16, 201913 Views

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KidsRights Index 2019: economic growth doesn’t lead to improved children’s rights

Amsterdam, May 14th – There is still a significant gap between international children’s rights and the daily reality of children around the world. Even in developed countries the priority for children’s rights is inadequate. This is demonstrated by the KidsRights Index 2019 published today by the international children’s rights organization KidsRights and the Erasmus University […]

by pnationtalk on May 15, 201919 Views

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NU Government: Call for Proposals – Parenting and Childrearing community funding initiatives

May 14, 2019 The Department of Family Services is accepting proposals for projects in 2019-2020 that support community based parenting and childrearing workshops and aim to rebuild and strengthen Inuit traditional childrearing teachings and practices. Non-profit organizations, societies and municipal organizations can apply for funding for projects that: revitalize the wisdom and practices of Inunnguiniq; […]

by pnationtalk on May 15, 201922 Views

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GNWT is Committed to Renewing Land Use Planning in the NWT

May 14, 2019 As part of the NWT Land Use Planning Forum,  the Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) released Finding Common Ground – a renewed commitment to regional land use planning in the Northwest Territories, earlier today. “Finding Common Ground” sets out how the GNWT and its Indigenous government and federal government partners will work […]

by pnationtalk on May 15, 201920 Views

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Information sessions on Bills C-68 and C-69 for Indigenous peoples

The Government of Canada is committed to renewing its nation-to-nation, Inuit-Crown, and government to government, relationship with Indigenous peoples based on the recognition of rights, respect, collaboration and partnership. We are holding information sessions with Indigenous groups to provide technical information on the proposed legislation in Bills C-68 and C-69. The information sessions provide an […]

by pnationtalk on May 9, 201926 Views

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YT Government: Land lease brings Mount Nansen sale one step closer to completion

May 08, 2019 The Government of Yukon has approved a five-year lease for 850 hectares of territorial lands to PriceWaterhouseCoopers today as part of the sale of the abandoned Mount Nansen Mine site. The land lease and a care and maintenance water licence are required to transition the site to the purchaser, Alexco/JDS Group. The […]

by pnationtalk on May 9, 201927 Views

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