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FIRST NATION LEADERS TO MEET WITH PROVINCE DURING TWO-DAY ROUNDTABLE TO PLAN CRUCIAL NEXT STEPS IN CLIMATE CHANGE

Thunder Bay, (June 14, 2016) - Over 30 representatives from 15 First Nation communities from across Ontario will gather in Thunder Bay for a two-day meeting this week to discuss climate change policy and crucial next steps.

Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day Supports Grassy Narrows Efforts to End Decades of Mercury Contamination of the Wabigoon-English River System

Toronto, (May 31, 2016) --- Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day calls for action in mercury cleanup in Grassy Narrows First Nation after report indicates recovery of water system is possible even a

ONTARIO REGIONAL CHIEF ISADORE DAY LOOKS FORWARD TO WORKING WITH CANADA ON FULL ENGAGEMENT AND PARTNERSHIP IN IMPLEMENTING THE UNITED NATIONS DECLARATION ON THE RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES (UNDRIP)

TORONTO (May 10, 2016) --- Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day calls Canada’s full adoption and implementation of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples a landmark decision and a clear signal

ONTARIO REGIONAL CHIEF ISADORE DAY ENCOURAGED BY MEETING WITH PROVINCE TO ADVANCE FIRST NATION JURISDICTION ON CHILD WELFARE

TORONTO, (May 6, 2016) --- Yesterday at the Native Canadian Centre of Toronto, the leadership from First Nations in Ontario and the Ontario provincial government met regarding the Ontario Indigenous Children and Youth Strate

ONTARIO REGIONAL CHIEF ISADORE DAY SAYS FULL INDIGENOUS INVOLVEMENT IS A CRITICAL ELEMENT TOWARDS ADVANCING COP21 PARIS CLIMATE TREATY

TORONTO, (April 22, 2016)  --- “First Nations in Ontario and Canada must be fully and completely involved in the world-wide battle against climate change,” said Regional Chief Day in reaction to the official sign

ONTARIO REGIONAL CHIEF ISADORE DAY UNDERSCORES THE VITAL ROLE OF INDIGENOUS KNOWLEDGE KEEPERS ON ANNUAL EARTH DAY CELEBRATION

TORONTO, (April 22, 2016) --- Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day says that Earth Day is an opportunity for world leaders to work with the Indigenous Peoples all across the planet to share valuable and sophisticated Indigenou

ONTARIO REGIONAL CHIEF ISADORE DAY WELCOMES LONG-AWAITED KETTLE AND STONY POINT LAND CLAIM SETTLEMENT

TORONTO (April 15, 2016) --- On behalf of the Chiefs of Ontario, I want to congratulate Chippewas of Kettle and Stony Point Chief Tom Bressette, his council, previous leaders and the community for the many years of dedicated work

Attawapiskat emergency debate by Federal Members of Parliament

Statement by Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day:

ONTARIO REGIONAL CHIEF ISADORE DAY STATEMENT ON 140TH ANNIVERSARY OF INDIAN ACT: OPPRESSIVE, RACIST LEGISLATION THAT CONDEMNS FIRST NATIONS TO 21ST CENTURY POVERTY MUST BE REPLACED WITH A TRUE NATION-TO-NATION RELATIONSHIP

TORONTO (April 12, 2016) --- Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day calls the Indian Act, which turns 140 years old today, the root of all social trauma currently affecting all First Nation communities across Canada.

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