Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde says this year’s General Assembly, taking place this week in Regina will be discussing two issues in particular. The major focus he feels will be the revitalization of Indigenous languages and the implementation of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.
Jennifer Ackerman, Regina Leader-Post, Regina Leader~Post 07.27.2017 |
The Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network is hosting a special symposium that has attracted Indigenous health experts from 14 countries. The goal of the gathering is “to recommend to governments best practices and promising practices that have been successful within our Indigenous communities around the world,” said Ken Clement, executive director of the Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network.
By Waubgeshig Rice, CBC News Posted: Jul 11, 2017
The 2nd Annual Demystifying Indigenous Business Conference is taking place May 24 & 25, 2017 at the RBC Convention Centre in Winnipeg, MB.
The 7th Annual Indigenous HR Skill Builder Conference will take place April 25-27, 2017 in Winnipeg, MB at the Canad Inns Destination Centre Club Regent Casino Hotel.
The Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations (FSIN) is hosting, First Nations Health Summit: Nation Building Through Health and Wellness. This event takes place April 11-13, 2017 at TCU Place, Saskatoon, SK.
The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) First Nation Directors of Education National Forum (K-12 and Post Secondary Education) will take place on the traditional territory of the Blackfoot and the people of the Treaty 7 region in Calgary, Alberta. The event takes place February 28 – March 2, 2017 at the Grey Eagle Resort, Calgary, AB.
The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) will be hosting, Energy Forum on March 22 & 23, 2017 in Ottawa, ON.
The Canadian Bar Association (CBA) will be hosting the CBA Aboriginal Law Conference, June 1-2, 2017 in Winnipeg, MB. Some of the topics are: Honour of the Crown, The TRC and the UN Declarations on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.
The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) is presenting the, First Nations Directors of Education National Forum. This event takes place on March 1-2, 2017 at the Grey Eagle Resort and Casino, Calgary, Alberta with the welcome reception and registration on February 28 from 6-8 pm.
The Think Indigenous Education Conference 2017 will be taking place Sunday, March 19 to Wednesday, March 22, 2017 in Saskatoon, SK on Treaty 6 Territory. Further details will be forthcoming as the date draws nearer.