AIAI REFLECTS ON PINK SHIRT DAY

London, Ontario February 23rd, 2022 – February 23rd is Pink Shirt Day which marks the fight against bullying and to raise awareness on issues of self-esteem and mental health.  It is more important than ever in these times that we unite in our anti-bullying efforts given the recent events of...

Video Production: SEEKING COMMUNITY PARTICIPANTS

The work on the video for the Tobacco Initiative is about to get underway! We are currently seeking individuals from the AIAI member First Nation communities who are willing to participate in a video interview for the production. Interviews are intended to showcase community perspectives on tobacco and trade. Clips...

SEVEN NATIONS STRONG

We are very pleased to bring to you 'Seven Nations Strong' accounts from various AIAI Community members and their stories and thoughts on COVID. https://www.youtube.com/embed/hsfoVVbkZSg

RESIDENTIAL SCHOOL RECORDS TO FINALLY BE MADE AVAILABLE

London, Ontario January 21st, 2022 – Canada’s Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Marc Miller made an announcement on Thursday January, 20th that Ottawa will be handing over thousands of Residential School/Institution records.  Indigenous families will now have the chance to learn the truth about what children experienced.  The records will confirm what...

CANADA AND INDIGENOUS LEADERS REACH AGREEMENT-IN-PRINCIPLE ON CHILD WELFARE SETTLEMENT.

London, Ontario January 5th, 2022 – Indigenous Services Minister Patty Hajdu and Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Marc Miller announced a historic settlement of $40 billion dollars for First Nation youth who have been discriminated against by Canada.  This amount is the result of negotiations of a Canadian Human Rights Tribunal (CHRT)...