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Chiefs of Ontario Elect Isadore Day as New Regional Leader
Newly elected regional Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Chief Isadore Day believes in the power of youth, and can marshal the attention of a U.S. President...
Indigenous Leaders: TRC Report Calls for Action; Let's Take It
Indigenous leaders greeted the release of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s summary report on residential schools with openness while urging all Canadians to embrace the fi...
Legislation to Incorporate U.N. Declaration Into Canadian Law Fails
Eight years after its ratification, and five years after its official endorsement in Canada, the tenets laid out in the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peopl...
First Nations in Canada Remember Tonya Gonnella Frichner
Like their counterparts below the 49th Parallel, First Nations in Canada is feeling keenly the passing of Tonya Gonnella Frichner, and on February 18 the Assembly of First Nations ...
New AFN Chief Declares No New Pipelines Without First Nation Consultation
Newly elected Assembly of First Nations Chief Perry Bellegarde emphasized sovereignty and First Nations consent after being voted in with 63 percent of the ballots on December 10...
First Nations Chiefs Gather in Winnipeg to Elect New Leader
Down from a field of eight candidates in 2012, just three people—all men—are vying for the top spot at the Assembly of First Nations (AFN), the main political arm of the 634 First ...
Assembly of First Nations Announces Three Candidates for National Chief
Three people have officially thrown their names into contention for the Assembly of First Nations’ National Chief slot vacated by Shawn A-in-chut Atleo last May...
It's Time to 'Bridge the Gap' Between Indigenous Peoples and Countries, UN Says
It’s International Day of the World's Indigenous People, as decreed by the United Nations 20 years ago, and First Nations in Canada are taking stock...
Wab Kinew Among Those Considering Run for New AFN Chief
The Assembly of First Nations, leaderless since the resignation of Shawn A-in-chut Atleo on May 2, will hold elections in the fall for a new National Chief...
Aboriginal Awareness Day: First Nations Urge Canadians to Celebrate Indigenous Contributions
Assembly of First Nations
In honor of National Aboriginal Day and National Aboriginal Awareness Month, the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Executive Committee encourages all Canadians to take every...
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