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Ministerial Statement from the Honourable Jane Philpott – 10th Anniversary of Jordan’s Principle

December 12, 2017     Ottawa, ON     Indigenous Services Canada The Minister of Indigenous Services, Jane Philpott, issued the following statement today: “Today marks ten years since the House of Commons passed a motion on Jordan’s Principle and committed to ensuring First Nations children can access the government services they need, when they need them. The motion was named […]

by pmnationtalk on December 13, 20179 Views

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RCMP commissions long-term study on the impact of stress on police officers

December 8, 2017 Regina, Saskatchewan Public Safety Canada Every day, the women and men of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) carry out their public service with professionalism, integrity, and devotion. Through their work, these brave officers – who spend their careers working hard to keep Canadians safe – are exposed to higher rates of […]

by pmnationtalk on December 11, 201710 Views

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Minister Petitpas Taylor announces new appointments to the Governing Council of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research

Ottawa, December 6, 2017 – Government of Canada The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health, today announced the appointment of six leading researchers to the Governing Council of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). The Governing Council develops CIHR’s strategic directions, goals and policies, approves CIHR’s budget, and evaluates the organization’s overall performance and achievements. […]

by pmnationtalk on December 6, 201717 Views

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Advocate for Children and Youth Releases Special Report on the Youth Suicide Crisis in Northern Saskatchewan

December 05, 2017 La Ronge – The Saskatchewan Advocate for Children and Youth, Corey O’Soup, released the special report, Shhh… LISTEN!! We Have Something to Say! Youth Voices from the North. This report reflects a youth perspective of and voice on the issue of suicide and the challenges Indigenous children, youth and families face in […]

by pmnationtalk on December 5, 201715 Views

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December 4, 2017 – Water in First Nation communities

This section provides a list of recent updates to the Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada Web site. December 2017 December 4, 2017 – Water in First Nation communities November 2017 November 30, 2017 – Evaluation of 4.1.1 – Political Development and Intergovernmental Relations – The North November 30, 2017 – Evaluation Reports 2015-2016 November 9, […]

by pmnationtalk on December 5, 201713 Views

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The Government of Canada invests more than $1.4M in research to improve the health of Indigenous seniors

Sudbury researcher is tackling age-related diseases in First Nations communities in northern Ontario and Saskatchewan December 4, 2017 – Sudbury, ON – Canadian Institutes of Health Research Indigenous populations in Canada are rapidly aging and facing a rise in multiple chronic diseases and disabilities. Recent data indicate that more than half of Indigenous people aged […]

by pmnationtalk on December 4, 201731 Views

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Minister Petitpas Taylor marks World AIDS Day with investments of $36.4 million in projects to help eliminate AIDS

December 1, 2017 Ottawa, Ontario Public Health Agency of Canada World AIDS Day is a reminder that HIV/AIDS remains a persistent health issue in Canada and around the world. In Canada, an estimated 65,000 people are living with HIV and AIDS and there are approximately 2,500 new HIV infections every year. Canada has made great […]

by pmnationtalk on December 1, 201714 Views

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HIV frontline workers in Saskatchewan say more needs to be done – CBC

79% of new HIV cases in Sask. in 2016 were Indigenous Dec 01, 2017 On a day where the world reflects on HIV and AIDS, frontline care workers say more can be done for people living with the disease in Saskatchewan, which has the highest rates of HIV infection in Canada. Recent numbers for HIV/AIDS […]

by ahnationtalk on December 1, 201721 Views

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National Chief Perry Bellegarde Scene @ the First Nation Health Managers Association 2017 Conference

NationTalk Scene speaks with National Chief Perry Bellegarde at the recent 7th Annual First Nations Health Managers Association Conference (FNHMA). The National Chief discusses health priorities that will grow strong sustainable communities by strengthening health services for all First Nations across Canada. Also, the National Chief calls for Federal Government support for the FNHMA which […]

by pmnationtalk on November 22, 2017239 Views

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Saskatchewan should make 21 the legal age to buy pot: Canadian Cancer Society – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Nov 21, 2017 23:14 SASKATOON _ The Canadian Cancer Society and the Lung Association are recommending that Saskatchewan make 21 the legal age to buy marijuana. The organizations are also recommending the province treat pot in much the same was as tobacco when it becomes legal next July. They say marijuana use should be prohibited […]

by pmnationtalk on November 22, 201715 Views

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