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Meet The Members Of Saskatchewan’s First Provincial Youth Council

October 15, 2019 Deputy Premier and Education Minister Gordon Wyant announced today members of the 2019-20 provincial Youth Council, a group of 12 high school students committed to improving their communities and empowering other young people in the province. As members of the 2019-20 provincial Youth Council, students will have the opportunity to address meaningful […]

by ahnationtalk on October 15, 201915 Views

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AFOA Canada to Honour Three Outstanding Recipients Of The 14th Annual Nutrien Indigenous Youth Financial Management Awards

AFOA Canada to Honour Three Outstanding Recipients Of The 14th Annual Nutrien Indigenous Youth Financial Management Awards Ottawa, ON – September 26th, 2019 – AFOA Canada will recognize three recipients of the 14th Annual Nutrien Indigenous Youth Financial Management Awards on Wednesday, October 9th during a special luncheon at AFOA Canada’s 20th Anniversary National Conference […]

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Minister re-announces Indigenous youth funding, says it’s ‘key’ to reconciliation – Star Phoenix

Pre-election rules forbid advertising in the immediate prelude to the writ dropping, but do not ban repeating announcements. Indigenous youth activists hope federal funding will make their voices heard in Ottawa. At a news conference in Saskatoon on Tuesday, Minister of Crown-Indigenous relations Carolyn Bennett said Indigenous youth are “key” to achieving reconciliation in Canada. […]

by ahnationtalk on September 4, 201955 Views

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Minister Bennett announces funding for investments in Indigenous Youth

From: Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada September 3, 2019 – Saskatoon, Saskatchewan – Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada The Government of Canada is firmly committed to responding to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action. Today, the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, announced funding to advance the Truth and Reconciliation […]

by ahnationtalk on September 3, 201950 Views

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Saskatchewan Indigenous Youth Selected for International Internship – paNOW

Jun 18, 2019 Two Indigenous youth, Gavin Blondeau (21years old) from Saskatoon and Prestin Fleming (27years old) from Stanley Mission, have been chosen from a national competition to participate in a four-month overseas internship program. More information about the program can be found at https://www.acic-caci.org/acic-internships. They are among 20 Indigenous youth from across Canada who […]

by ahnationtalk on June 18, 201943 Views

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New Youth Council Will Represent Voice Of Saskatchewan Students

May 16, 2019 Deputy Premier and Education Minister Gordon Wyant has announced plans to form Saskatchewan’s first provincial youth council. The youth council will provide advice and leadership to the Minister of Education on how to engage youth on a variety of topics.  Those students selected for the youth council will have an important role […]

by ahnationtalk on May 16, 201995 Views

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Tenth Anniversary Of Youth Mentorship Program Gives Northern Students Learning Opportunity

May 7, 2019 The Provincial Capital Commission is hosting a group of high school students from northern Saskatchewan for the 10th annual Charles Knight Youth Mentorship Program. “After 10 years, the Charles Knight Youth Mentorship Program remains a great learning opportunity for young, eager students,” Minister Responsible for the Provincial Capital Commission Ken Cheveldayoff said. […]

by ahnationtalk on May 7, 201944 Views

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Dragons’ Den audition already a success for Indigenous entrepreneurship students, says program co-ordinator – CBC

Aboriginal Youth Entrepreneurship Program ‘really sets us up for success’ May 01, 2019 What began as a pilot project five years ago to help increase Indigenous youths’ interest in entrepreneurship has now become a platform for businesses run by Indigenous youth in the Treaty 6 area — one that may see them appear on a […]

by ahnationtalk on May 2, 201938 Views

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You have to wrap your arms around them’: Sask. man recognized for work with Indigenous youth – CBC

Sean Lessard began life in Saskatchewan foster homes, is now a tenured University of Alberta professor Apr 28, 2019 Sean Lessard believes a cup of tea can change everything. That’s why he had 250 of them. Lessard, a member of the Montreal Lake Cree Nation in north-central Saskatchewan, wanted to do something about the high […]

by ahnationtalk on April 29, 201941 Views

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SaskTel Indigenous youth awards to take place May 24 – MBC Network Radio Online

Mar 21, 2019 Nominations are now open for the SaskTel Indigenous Youth Awards of Excellence. The awards recognize the accomplishments of students of First Nations, Metis, or Inuit descent between the ages of 14-18. There are 10 award categories which include leadership, education, culture, and community service. The awards ceremony takes place May 24 at […]

by ahnationtalk on March 21, 2019114 Views

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