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Employment Opportunity – Education Partnership Lead

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EDUCATION PARTNERSHIP LEAD The Association of Iroquois and Allied Indians is inviting applications for an Education Partnership Lead.  Under the supervision of the AIAI Sr. Policy Advisor - Education, the Education Partnership Lead will be responsible for the coordination of the Association of Iroquois and Allied Indians Education Partnership student success initiatives. The Education Partnershi...
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New video by Deputy Grand Chief Speaks on Governance

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AIAI is proud to bring to you a video featuring Deputy Grand Chief Gord Peters.  The video speaks on governance and responsibilities within our people and ask helps to dismiss a few stereotypes that people may have about our Indigenous people.  Please enjoy and feel free to contact us for more questions, comments or if you would like a copy of the video. Thank you
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PHOTO CONTEST – $500 PRIZE!!!

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On January 23 - 24th, 2019 the Association of Iroquois and Allied Indians will be holding a Water Forum in Niagara Falls.  In addition to sharing valuable information on water concerns such as conservation, preservation, the future and more, A.I.A.I. will be holding a photo competition to promote community awareness on water concerns.  The theme of the contest will mirror that of the forum 'Water:...
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Courchene: Here’s why acknowledging Indigenous territories matters

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According to Patrick Mascoe‘s recent opinion piece, acknowledging Indigenous territories is a meaningless and patronizing gesture that only has the “power to erase white guilt and restore Indigenous pride.” Backed by the opinion of an Algonquin scholar and sound bites from the prime minister, Mascoe notes that actions, not words, are the only way to achieve reconciliation. As such, acknowledging I...
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Trudeau Gov’t’s Plan to Entrench 4th Level of Indigenous Gov’t & Permanent Subjugation of First Nations

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Liberal PR is nothing but a cover for a termination agenda by RUSSELL DIABO Canadian Prime Minister Justin Tudeau. Photo: 2017 Canada Summer Games [Creative Commons] From the First Nations Strategic Bulletin, April - September 2018 issue In October 2015, a Liberal government came into power with promises of reconciliation and a new “nation to nation” relationship with Indigenous ...
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HAVE YOUR SAY IN CHILD WELFARE AND WHAT IT MEANS TO YOU!!

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LONGER DRAFT TEXT FOR EMAIL OR OTHER ELECTRONIC MESSAGING Dear Staff and Community Members, As you know, the child welfare system has and continues to harm our children, families and communities. For too long our children have been removed from their families and communities and placed with non-Indigenous families. This must end. Much work is under way nationally and provincially to redes...
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