Proposed Changes to Access to Information Act Would Impede First Nations Researchers Access to Government Documents

Appearing before the  Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics (ETHI) on Monday, October 23, 2017, the National Claims Research Directors made a presentation on how Bill C-58 (An Act to Amend the Access to Information Act) would impact researchers ability to access government documents.

Speaking notes for this presentation can be found here

Training Workshops offered with UQAT

ANPSS together with UQAT offers training in cultural sensitivity for those in the health sector.  While UQAT recommends checking their website for updated dates and locations for these training workshops, they are also available to come to the community if there is enough interest.

For more information on these workshops and link to UQAT’s webisite click here


Piwaseha basic info

Wedokodadowiin basic info

ANS Chiefs Request Separate Consultation Process

Following a meeting with the National Capital Commission (NCC) in March 2016, the Chiefs of the Algonquin Nation Secretariat request for a separate consultation process.

The Letter from the ANS Chiefs can be found here

Attached to this letter were the following documents:

ANS to AFN Re Resolution 49/2015 – 2016-05-05

Algonquin CERD Summary

AFN Resolution No. 49/2015

AFNQL Resolution No. 27/2015

Teanasco Post Attachment re: Zibi November 9, 2015

Zibi Invitation for May 7, 2016 Session