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AB Government: Miywasin Friendship Centre goes green

Aug 09, 2018 The Government of Alberta has partnered with Miywasin Friendship Centre to install a solar voltaic panel system on the Medicine Hat facility. The project will reduce greenhouse gas emissions, make energy bills more affordable and support local jobs. With support from Alberta’s Indigenous Solar Program, Miywasin Friendship Centre will install solar panels, […]

by aanationtalk on August 9, 201820 Views

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AER Decision: Imperial Oil Resources Limited – Application for Kearl Mine’s Tailings Management Plan

July 16, 2018 Application 1872083 Decision [1] The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) approves Imperial Oil Resources Limited’s application 1872083, subject to the approval terms and conditions, and issues Oil Sands Conservation Act (OSCA) Approval No. 10829H (appendix 1). [2] In reaching its decision, the AER considered all relevant material constituting the record of Imperial’s application. […]

by aanationtalk on July 16, 201817 Views

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MMIWG: Official Statement by Commissioner Michèle Audette

June 20, 2018 On June 5th, I announced I would take time to reflect, analyze and consider my future participation in the National Inquiry in light of the Government of Canada’s deeply regrettable decision to deny the full extension requested by the Commissioners. Fully committed to my role as a Commissioner, I have always felt […]

by aanationtalk on June 20, 201819 Views

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Child Intervention Panel – Ministerial panel explored ways to improve Alberta’s child intervention system.

An all-party Ministerial Panel on Child Intervention was appointed to recommend ways to improve Alberta’s child death review system and strengthen the intervention system. More than 10,000 children and youth currently receive child intervention services across Alberta. What the panel did Over twelve months, the Ministerial Panel on Child Intervention engaged in an unprecedented, open […]

by aanationtalk on March 28, 201885 Views

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Media Advisory: Update on two-day Emergency Meeting on First Nations, Inuit and Métis Nation Child and Family Services

Ottawa – Please be advised that the Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Indigenous Services, will convene a two-day emergency meeting on Indigenous Child and Family Services. This meeting will include Indigenous leaders, Provincial and Territorial Ministers, community technicians, youth representatives, experts and advocates. The purpose of this meeting is to identify shared priorities and a path […]

by pmnationtalk on January 24, 201855 Views

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PSA City of Edmonton – Amiskwaciy History Series: History of Indigenous Leadership

January 24, 2018 Join Elder Charles E. Wood as he presents the History of Indigenous Leadership. The session is part of the Amiskwaciy History Series. Date: Thursday, January 25, 2018 Time: 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Location: Telus Centre, University of Alberta 111 Street & 87 Avenue Cost: Free Wood is a Cree Elder and former […]

by pmnationtalk on January 24, 201851 Views

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AWPA Connecting the Community Survey

AWPA requests your help as we seek to understand and identify the needs and gaps to get a picture of the whole Indigenous community living in the beautiful Treaty 6 Territory. Please complete the following Connecting the Community Survey based on your needs and any issues you would like to see addressed. Survey results are anonymous. Thank […]

by aanationtalk on January 24, 201880 Views

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Department of Indigenous Services Canada provides update on commitment to end long-term drinking water advisories on public systems on reserve

Government adding close to 250 drinking water systems to clean drinking water commitment; 91 long-term advisories to be lifted by March 2021 January, 23, 2018     Ottawa, ON        Department of Indigenous Services Canada Everyone in Canada deserves access to safe, clean, and reliable drinking water. Our Government is steadfast in our commitment and we […]

by pmnationtalk on January 23, 201857 Views

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Government of Canada makes progress on support for Indigenous Communities

January 23, 2018 Ottawa, Ontario Department of Indigenous Services Canada The Government of Canada is committed to a renewed relationship with Indigenous peoples; one that is based on the recognition of rights, respect, cooperation and partnership. As part of the Prime Minister’s announcement in August 2017, the department of Indigenous Services Canada (DISC) was created as […]

by pmnationtalk on January 23, 201862 Views

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Warrants issued for second-degree murder – Calgary Police

Calgary, AB, 22 January 2018 The Calgary Police Service Homicide Unit has issued warrants for second-degree murder in the death of Darby Chase SHADE. Christian WHITEBEAR, 25, and Matthew CRANE-WATCHMAKER, 19, were previously sought as persons of interest in the homicide that occurred in the community of Rosscarrock, on Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018. Warrants have now been […]

by pmnationtalk on January 23, 201851 Views

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