NEWS & SPECIAL EVENTS

POSTED: AUGUST 1, 2017

Métis Nation of Canada Press Release - August 1, 2017

POSTED: JULY 30, 2017

Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR)
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) is a milestone document in the history of human rights. Drafted by representatives with different legal and cultural backgrounds from all regions of the world, the Declaration was proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly in Paris on 10 December 1948 (General Assembly resolution 217 A) as a common standard of achievements for all peoples and all nations. It sets out, for the first time, fundamental human rights to be universally protected and it has been translated into over 500 languages.

POSTED: JULY 8, 2017

Métis Nation of Canada 2017 Annual General Meeting
Founding Directors Meeting, Old Fort Bay, Québec Canada

POSTED: JUNE 25, 2017

United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
Canada has a strong record of supporting and advancing Aboriginal and treaty rights domestically and is committed to continuing to work internationally on indigenous issues. On November 12, 2010, the Government of Canada formally endorsed the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples in a manner fully consistent with Canada’s Constitution and laws.

Canada Commits to Increased Post-Secondary Funding For First Nations and Inuit Students
Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada Helping First Nations and Inuit students succeed in completing their post-secondary studies will significantly improve their quality of life, allowing them to access better job opportunities and contributing to stronger economic growth in their communities, and in Canada. To ensure that First Nation.

POSTED: JUNE 20, 2017

Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada | 2016–2017 Report on Plans and Priorities

POSTED: APRIL 13, 2017

Métis Nation of Canada Press Release