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Indigenous Services minister says review of CHRT decision on Jordan’s Principle ‘was not taken lightly’ – Globalnews.ca

Indigenous Services Minister Marc Miller said Wednesday that the federal government’s review of a Canadian Human Rights Tribunal (CHRT) decision to broaden eligibility criteria under Jordan’s Principle “was not taken…

Indigenous leaders take to radio, social media to encourage vaccination – Yorkton This Week

January 20, 2021 A familiar voice crackled as members of Peter Ballantyne Cree Nation (PBCN) in Southend flicked on their radios earlier this month. From receivers on kitchen countertops and…

Garden River access restricted to residents, essential workers only: Anishinabek Police – SooToday

Anyone caught not complying with restrictions could face trespassing charges In a news release issued today, the Garden River Detachment of the Anishinabek Police Service reminds area residents that access…

Grim’ COVID-19 data highlights inequities on Saskatchewan reserves – Globalnews.ca

Community leaders have been saying it from the start: the COVID-19 pandemic will disproportionately harm First Nations people. New data from Indigenous Services Canada (ISC) confirms that fear. As of…

Military heading to northern Manitoba First Nation to help with COVID-19 outbreak – CTV News

WINNIPEG — The federal government will soon be sending members of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) to help a northern Manitoba First Nations community deal with a COVID-19 outbreak. On…

COVID-19 in Indigenous communities: Over 5,000 active cases in First Nations – CBC

$1.2B in additional funding announced by Indigenous Services Canada Jan 20, 2021 As the number of active COVID-19 cases in First Nations across the country continues to rise, Indigenous Services…

Minister is concerned about COVID’s effect on Canada’s Indigenous people – iPolitics

Canada won’t be getting any COVID-19 vaccines from Pfizer next week while the company pauses production to expand its plants in Europe. The delay, announced by Maj.-Gen. Dany Fortin on…

Alberta government policy change on coal mining in Rockies in court – Globalnews.ca

A lawyer for a rancher trying to get a judge to force the Alberta government to reconsider its decision to throw out a policy that protected the Rocky Mountains from…

Holiday visits contribute to high COVID-19 numbers on First Nations, says doctor – Winnipeg Sun

Jan 19, 2021 Health experts have determined that the high rates of COVID-19 in First Nation communities are due to younger adults being in contact with each other during the…

Shawanaga First Nation chief understands reluctance of some to receive COVID-19 vaccine – parrysound.com

Chief Wayne Pamajewon can’t and won’t force residents to get vaccinated January 19, 2021 The chief of the Shawanaga First Nation near Parry Sound said he is confident the majority…

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