Government of Canada – Mohawk Council Sign Memorandum of Understanding

The Honourable John Duncan, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, and Michael Ahrihron Delisle, Jr., Grand Chief of the Mohawk Council of Kahnawake, announced today the conclusion of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on the Kahnawake–Canada Relationship. The MOU establishes better frameworks for land management issues and membership questions in the First Nation.

1st Annual Women Warriors Indigenous Voices Conference

The First Nations Studies Department at the University of Northern British Columbia (UNBC), Graduate Students, and the Lheidli T’enneh are hosting the 1st Annual Women Warriors: Indigenous Voices Conference. The conference will take place March 11th, 12th & 13th, 2012. Early bird registration deadline is February 24th, 2012 and the final deadline is March 6th, 2012.