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AB Government: Preventing violence, creating healthy communities

Oct 18, 2018 The Alberta government is taking action to prevent family violence by supporting organizations that address the causes and create local solutions. Organizations can now apply for Family and Community Safety Program grants that support their work to prevent family and sexual violence, promote healthy relationships and create inclusive communities. Successful projects work […]

by ahnationtalk on October 18, 201810 Views

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CFIA – Responding to Today, Building for the Future Progress Report 2018: Looking Back, Looking Forward

A message from the President and Executive Vice President In 2017, we launched the “Responding to Today, Building for the Future” (RTBF) framework that set out our strategic priorities for the next few years. At that time, we promised to keep our staff, as well as our partners, engaged and informed of the changes and […]

by aanationtalk on September 28, 201824 Views

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Horse Lake First Nation Celebrates Water Treatment System – Water Canada

September 20, 2018 Horse Lake First Nation has celebrated the grand opening of a new water treatment system, which came online in May 2018 after nearly three years of construction. Jane Philpott, Minister of Indigenous Services, congratulated Horse Lake First Nation on the opening of their new system. The new water treatment system in the […]

by ahnationtalk on September 20, 201820 Views

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First Nation poverty has historical context – Battlefords News-Optimist

September 19, 2018 Generational poverty among First Nation people is explained by historical context, trustee Richard Hiebert wrote in a presentation featured at the Sept. 14 Living Sky School Division board meeting. “First Nation people were systematically disenfranchised, dispossessed and relegated to the margins of society.” Treaties According to the Canadian Encyclopedia, historically, “Aboriginal economies […]

by ahnationtalk on September 20, 201819 Views

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New Kehewin water treatment system to end drinking water advisory by 2020 – Journal of Commerce

September 19, 2018 KEHEWIN CREE NATION, ALTA. — Located approximately 31 kilometres southwest of Bonnyville, Alta., the community of Kehewin Cree Nation, which has been under a boil-water advisory for over 11 years, is in the process of building a new water treatment system with a goal to have the advisory lifted by 2020. Designed […]

by ahnationtalk on September 19, 201816 Views

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Horse Lake First Nation Celebrates Grand Opening of a New Water Treatment System

From: Indigenous Services Canada September 19, 2018 — Horse Lake First Nation, Treaty 8 Territory, AB — Indigenous Services Canada The Government of Canada is committed to working in partnership with First Nation communities to build water and wastewater facilities that will ensure improved and reliable access to clean water. Today, the Honourable Jane Philpott, […]

by ahnationtalk on September 19, 201822 Views

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Pursuing Well-being: Lessons from the First Nations Poverty Action Research Project

Pursuing Well-being: Lessons from the First Nations Poverty Action Research Project The Poverty Action Research Project is funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (Institute of Aboriginal Peoples Health and the Institute of Population and Public Health). It represents a partnership between the Assembly of First Nations and an academic research team with the […]

by ahnationtalk on September 12, 201826 Views

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Submit Your Entry For The FNHMA & MNP Health Innovation Showcase!

Submit Your Entry For The FNHMA & MNP Health Innovation Showcase!   Ottawa, ON, Wednesday, September 12th, 2018 – In partnership with MNP, the First Nations Health Managers Association (FNHMA) announces that entries are being accepted for the ‘FNHMA & MNP Health Innovation Showcase’.  Innovation comes in many forms, and some of the most innovative ideas […]

by pmnationtalk on September 12, 201828 Views

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News Release: New opioid crisis supports for Indigenous people

August 29, 2018 A provincial grant to Native Friendship Centres is supporting the hiring of four navigators to connect people with life-saving treatment, harm reduction and culturally sensitive wraparound services. Navigators have been hired in Edmonton, Calgary, Lethbridge and Grande Prairie with the support of the $400,000 grant. Workshops, naloxone training sessions and educational material […]

by ahnationtalk on August 29, 201826 Views

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Kehewin Cree Nation Celebrates Sod-Turning for a New Water Treatment System

August, 27, 2018 – Kehewin Cree Nation, Treaty 6 Territory, AB – Indigenous Services Canada The Government of Canada is committed to working in partnership with First Nation communities to building water and wastewater facilities to ensure improved and reliable access to clean water. Today, Randy Boissonnault, Member of Parliament for Edmonton Centre, on behalf […]

by pmnationtalk on August 27, 201818 Views

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