Author: Ira Timothy

Employment Opportunity Policy Advisor – Health Transformation

SUMMARY The Health Transformation Policy Advisor gathers, analyses, reviews and reports data related to government initiatives, legislation, policies and works to support the technical work of the implementation of the AIAI Health Transformation Strategic Plan. This position will work collaboratively with the Health Transformation Coordinator and under the direct supervision of the Health and Well...
Read More

Employment Opportunity Coordinator – Health Transformation

SUMMARY The Health Transformation Coordinator oversees and ensures the implementation of the AIAI Health Transformation Strategic Plan. This position will work collaboratively with the Health Transformation Policy Advisor and under the direct supervision of the Health and Wellness Manager and will work with the AIAI Health/Social Advisory Board, AIAI Political Executive and the AIAI Chiefs Council...
Read More

Employment Opportunity Policy Advisor – Health – Contract (March 31, 2023)

POSITION: Policy Advisor – Health ACCOUNTABILITY: Health and Wellness Manager SUMMARY/DESCRIPTION The Association of Iroquois & Allied Indians, a First Nation Political Territorial Organization, is seeking a highly motivated individual to fill the position of Policy Advisor – Health. The individual will work closely with the Associations member Nations, our internal Sectors and all levels of...
Read More

AIAI STANDS WITH INDIGENOUS SEEKING JUSTICE ON NATIONAL DAY OF AWARENESS OF MMIWG

London, Ontario May 5th, 2022 – It’s heinous and hard to imagine that we still live in a time where Indigenous women face discrimination based on their race and gender.  The fact that Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls continues to be a pressing issue and concern in our communities requiring immediate attention, makes the issue even more tragic.  Across Canada Indigenous Pe...
Read More

PLEDGES IN 2022 ONTARIO BUDGET
FALLS SHORT OF NEEDS AND EXPECTATIONS

London, Ontario May 2nd, 2022 – On April 28th, the 2022 Ontario provincial budget was released and the changes in the budget in regard to the needs of Indigenous Peoples falls and is an overall disappointment. Grand Chief Joel Abram states “In the 2022 budget under ‘Ontario’s Plan to Build’ there is a section marked on working with Indigenous Partners to invest $25 million over three years to su...
Read More

EARTH DAY MEANS MORE THAN JUST CLIMATE CHANGE TO INDIGENOUS PEOPLES

London, Ontario April 22nd, 2022 – The theme for Earth Day this year from earthday.org is ‘Invest in Our Planet’ and the website calls for governments, citizens and businesses to do their part to find solutions to combat climate change. While this is a noble theme the Association of Iroquois and Allied Indians have a different standpoint that relates to the responsibilities that Indigenous People...
Read More

FEDERAL BUDGET SHORT ON DETAILS AND HIGH IN RHETORIC FOR INDIGENOUS PEOPLE

London, Ontario April 8th, 2022 – The 2022 Federal budget has not changed much from previous years in terms of Canada’s commitments to Indigenous Peoples and further lacks details on how to meet our substantive needs. A strong focus in this year’s budget is Jordan’s Principle and, Housing in Indigenous Communities however, there is a substantial focus on initiatives, with little to no details on ...
Read More

AIAI ADDRESSES THE APOLOGY FROM THE POPE

London, Ontario April 1st, 2022 – First Nation, Metis, and Inuit delegates who travelled to the Vatican to seek an apology from Pope John Francis for the Catholic Church’s role in Residential Schools, will return home with an apology. Accompanied by Catholic Bishops, the Pope spoke with the delegation and addressed a formal apology. Grand Chief Joel Abram states “On one hand I am very pleased ...
Read More

AIAI RECOGNIZES WORLD WATER DAY WITH VIDEO TEACHINGS

London, Ontario March 22nd, 2022 – Today is World Water Day and the Association of Iroquois and Allied Indians would like to highlight the importance of the role water plays in the lives of Indigenous Peoples. Every day many Indigenous communities are without clean drinking water due to inadequate facilities, infrastructure and pollution. AIAI wants to recognize the water through songs and teachi...
Read More

Employment Opportunity

Policy Advisor – Health – Contract (March 31, 2023) Position:  Policy Advisor – Health Accountability:  Health and Wellness Manager Summary/Description The Association of Iroquois & Allied Indians, a First Nation Political Territorial Organization, is seeking a highly motivated individual to fill the position of Policy Advisor – Health. The individual will work closely w...
Read More
Top