ICTMN Staff
3/22/16
Canadian authorities are evacuating children plagued in sores and rashes from Kashechewan First Nation in remote northern Ontario in what has been declared a health emergency...
David P. Ball, The Tyee
1/30/16
Reprinted with permission from The Tyee ...
Cara McKenna
1/27/16
After nine years of fighting Canada, social worker Cindy Blackstock has achieved a momentous victory with the potential to end ongoing injustices toward First Nations children by t...
ICTMN Staff
2/18/15
Two toddlers died in a First Nation reserve fire in the wee hours of Tuesday February 17, as firefighters slept in the neighboring village—unsummoned because there was no longer a ...
ICTMN Staff
1/16/15
Children ripped away from their parents during the boarding school era in Canada were not only subject to starvation in the name of nutrition experiments, but were also tested for ...
ICTMN Staff
4/1/13
After a seven-year legal fight waged by a prominent aboriginal-children’s advocate and the Assembly of First Nations against the federal government, the Canadian Human Rights Tribu...
ICTMN Staff
3/29/13
As the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) and the First Nations Children & Family Caring Society duke it out in the courts and before the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal, the child...
ICTMN Staff
5/31/12
Just when one might have thought that Canada had had all the censure available on the international stage , along comes UNICEF...
ICTMN Staff
11/16/11
Child advocate Cindy Blackstock, long a champion of aboriginal children's rights, is on the federal government's radar, but not for her work improving the lives of children...