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Parliamentary Wrap Up March 30 – April 2, 2015

PARLIAMENTARY WRAP-UP FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 30 – APRIL 2, 2015 Updates on Key Legislation pertaining to First Nations Please note: LEGISinfo, a website maintained by the Library of Parliament, provides comprehensive information on all legislation: Bill C-32: Canadian Victims Bill of Rights Act Currently at 3rd reading in the Senate – completed […]

by ahnationtalk on April 8, 2015504 Views

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Theme for Aboriginal Nurses Day May 11, 2015

PRESS RELEASE Ottawa, ON – April 8, 2015 Aboriginal Nurses Day May 11 2015 The Aboriginal Nurses Association of Canada is extremely pleased with the response from its membership in stating the Indigenous theme for National Nurses Week in Canada May 11 – 16, 2015. Each year, Aboriginal Nurses Day kicks off the week of […]

by ahnationtalk on April 8, 20151394 Views

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Assembly of First Nations National Chief Responds to Eyford Report on Comprehensive Land Claims Policy Reform

      Assembly of First Nations National Chief Responds to Eyford Report on Comprehensive Land Claims Policy Reform April 8, 2015 (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde today  responded to the report by Ministerial Special Representative Douglas Eyford, “A New Direction: Advancing Aboriginal and Treaty Rights”.  The report, […]

by ahnationtalk on April 8, 2015561 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 Infographic: The faces of volunteers in Canada, 2013 Legal aid in Canada, 2013/2014 NT3

by NationTalk on April 8, 2015475 Views

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92% of energy companies have yet to shift to long-term strategic cost management

Press Releases Thriving in the new era of resource abundance requires methodical approach (Calgary, April 7, 2015) In a new era of lower oil prices, a recent EY survey of senior executives in the Canadian oil patch finds many companies appreciate the need for a more balanced and structured approach to cost management, yet 92% […]

by ahnationtalk on April 8, 2015512 Views

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Competency frameworks could be the answer to skill mismatches in Canada, report says

07-Apr-2015 CALGARY, AB – A pan-Canadian system of evaluating and certifying competence would help ensure workers have the skills needed to do their jobs well and make the country a stronger international competitor, a report concludes. The report, Competence is the Best Credential, advocates for the adoption of a competency certification system similar to those widely used […]

by ahnationtalk on April 8, 2015121439 Views

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Media Advisory – 2015 DAREarts Leadership Awards

Who: DAREarts What: 13th Annual DAREarts Leadership Awards Where: Allstream Centre, Princes’ Boulevard, (CNE gate, south side. Parking entrance on the North Side) When: Thursday, April 16, 2015 Schedule of Events and Photo Opportunities: 5:00 p.m. Media interviews with all award recipients – Jeanne Beker, Waneek Horn-Miller and five Leadership Award recipients 5:30 p.m. […]

by ahnationtalk on April 8, 2015451 Views

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Federal Court of Appeal will not hear appeal of NEB ruling on Trans Mountain Expansion Project

The Federal Court of Appeal has dismissed a group’s application for leave to appeal the National Energy Board’s Ruling No. 34[Filing A63200] concerning the Trans Mountain Expansion Project. In its Ruling, the Board found that neither section 55.2 of theNational Energy Board Act nor the Board’s participation decisions in the Trans Mountain Expansion Project hearing violated the freedom […]

by pmnationtalk on January 30, 2015505 Views

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NEB approves Woodside Energy LNG export licence

29 January 2015 CALGARY – The National Energy Board (NEB or Board) approved the application of Woodside Energy Holdings Pty Ltd. (Woodside Energy) for a 25 year natural gas export licence with a maximum term quantity of 807 billion cubic metres[1]. The export point would be in the vicinity of Grassy Point, north of Prince Rupert, British Columbia […]

by pmnationtalk on January 30, 2015524 Views

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Cabinet ministers take five per cent pay cut; MLAs asked to follow suit

Effective February 1, cabinet ministers will voluntarily take a five per cent wage reduction as part of their commitment to exercising fiscal discipline in these challenging times. “While work on our overall budget challenges is ongoing, Albertans are clearly telling us that they expect their political representatives to be part of the solution. All members […]

by pmnationtalk on January 30, 2015546 Views

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