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Aboriginal Peoples

October 3, 2012 - 12:00am •
Issues facing Indigenous peoples, past and present, were the focus of a 4-½ day course held in Winnipeg on September 26-30.
October 2, 2012 - 12:00am •
Each year on October 4, communities across Canada come together to honour the lives of missing and murdered Aboriginal women and girls. As we do so, we remember the lives of sisters, daughters, mothers and grandmothers tragically taken from us. We also support grieving families and provide opportunities for healing.
September 25, 2012 - 4:36pm •
Awo Taan Healing Lodge Society presents the 8th Annual Sisters in Spirit Vigil, "Nurturing Families Living in Peace," in recognition of missing and murdered Aboriginal women in Canada.Activities include: speakers, honour songs, traditional ceremony and open microphone.Peace march: Stephen Avenue Mall & 3rd Street SW to Olympic Plaza at 3:15 p.m.Bring: Your own drum, shawl, rattle, folding chairs, etc.Date: Thursday, October 4, 2012Time: 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.Place: Olympic Plaza (7th Ave. & 1st Street SE)
September 17, 2012 - 12:48pm •
All employees at the Centre for Aboriginal Human Resource Development (CAHRD) will now benefit from improved working conditions and free collective bargaining, as nearly 100 workers, ranging from employment counselors to childcare workers and teachers, join the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC).
June 21, 2012 - 3:35pm •
PSAC members participated in National Aboriginal Day events in Calgary. A booth on site distributed information about NAPC & Aboriginal rights. Charitiable donations were collected to support St. Martin Lake School and Awo Taan Healing Lodge (Women’s Shelter). Click any photo to view the entire National Aboriginal Day photo album.
June 11, 2012 - 5:13pm •
Dear Sisters & Brothers,Each year on June 21, National Aboriginal Day, we pay tribute to the cultures and achievements of the First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples of Canada.
June 5, 2012 - 2:46pm •
 June 21 is National Aboriginal Day. There are various activities and ceremonies happening throughout the Prairies and in Canada.  For instance on June 21, The Forks in Winnipeg has sunrise and sunset ceremonies and well as day long activities and entertainment. 
April 6, 2012 - 12:00am •
Presently in Tobique First Nation in New Brunswick there are 50 families that have been removed from their homes due to major flooding. As of today we do not have the final tally of the damage that was done to the Tobique Fist Nation. 
October 13, 2011 - 2:00am •
More than 100 PSAC members gathered in Yellowknife to walk down the “Path that Unites us” – the theme of this year's National Aboriginal Peoples' Conference. Delegates shared experiences, heard from some veteran Aboriginal activists and planned ways to move the National Aboriginal Peoples' Network into its next stage of growth.
October 4, 2011 - 2:00am •
October 4th is the day we honour the lives of missing and murdered Aboriginal women and girls; on October 4th 2011 call on the federal government to stop ignoring this national crisis and take action.


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