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AIAI CONGRATULATES FIRST FEMALE NATIONAL CHIEF ROSEANNE ARCHIBALD

London, Ontario July 8th, 2021 – The Association of Iroquois and Allied Indians is pleased to extend it’s congratulations to the first female Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Roseanne Archibald. Roseanne was elected to office on July 8th and ran against Reginald Bellerose, Jodi Calahoo-Stonehouse, Lee Crowchild, Alvin Fiddler, Kevin T. Hart, and Cathy Martin. Grand Chief Joel Abram...
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AIAI EXTENDS ITS CONGRATULATIONS TO THE NEW ONTARIO REGIONAL CHIEF

London, Ontario June 17h, 2021 – At the 47th Annual All Ontario Chiefs Conference (AOCC), on Day 2, Roseanne Archibald spoke about her term as Ontario Regional Chief (ORC) and extended her thanks to all assembled and good luck for the new ORC that is to be elected. A number of candidates were seeking the office of ORC such as Larry Sault, Jason Smallboy, Elaine Johnson, Sasha Maracle, Nathan Wrig...
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$10 MILLION FROM ONTARIO IS A START FOR MORE PROGRESS

London, Ontario June 15th, 2021 – After speaking at the All Ontario Chiefs Conference (AOCC), Minister Rickford joined Ontario Premier Doug Ford for a press conference announcing $10 million will be spent over the next three years to help identify and commemorate burial sites at former residential schools. This is a step in the right direction and paves the way for more progress in building a Na...
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Weekly COVID-19 Update – May 14th

Vaccine Update Ontario Vaccination Progress As of May 10th, over 53% of Ontarians aged 18 and older in hot spot regions of the province have received a first COVID-19 vaccine dose. In lower-risk neighbourhoods in Ontario, nearly 47% of people over the age of 18 have received a first dose. As of next week, Ontario will resume allocating doses by population across Ontario rather than continui...
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Robinson Huron First Nation Leadership calls on Canada to do better

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(Robinson Huron Treaty Territory, May 7, 2021) – After witnessing the House of Common’s emergency debate Thursday evening on Enbridge’s Line 5 crisis, members of the Robinson Huron Waawiindamaagewin Political Working Group call on Canada to do better and include alltheir treaty partners when making infrastructure plans and decisions.Line 5 runs under the Straits of Mackinac, which connects Lake M...
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Weekly COVID-19 Update – May 5th

Ontario Vaccine Update Announcements from Ontario officials indicate that Ontario is on track to administer first doses of COVID-19 vaccines to 65% of adults by the end of May 2021. As of Tuesday, May 4, 43% of Ontarians aged 18 and older had received at least their first dose. A total of over 5.5 million doses have been administered with over 381,000 people now fully vaccinated. This week,...
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Weekly COVID-19 Update – April 28th

Provincial Stay at Home Order General Restrictions Since Thursday, April 8th at 12:01am, Ontario has been under a Stay-at-Home Order requiring everyone to leave home only for essential purposes including: Going to the grocery store or pharmacyAccessing health care services (including going to medical appointments or getting vaccinated)Getting outdoor exercise or walking pets in your comm...
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Weekly COVID-19 Update – April 14th

Provincial Stay at Home OrderGeneralAt 12:01 a.m. on Thursday, April 8, 2021, Ontario implemented a third state of emergency and province-wide Stay-at-Home Order. Under this order everyone, is required to remain at home except for essential purposes. Essential purposes include activities such as: Going to the grocery store or pharmacyAccessing health care services (including going to medical a...
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