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Thunder Bay, ON (May 21, 2014) —  With support from Ontario Regional Chief Stan Beardy, the Ontario First Nations (2008) Limited Partnership (OFNLP 2008) is issuing a warning to all First Nations that utmost caution is required in legal and business dealings with the Province of Ontario after they refused  to honour a contractual commitment.

Thunder Bay, ON (May 12, 2014) — Ontario Regional Chief Stan Beardy said he is not surprised by the “crisis situation” described by UN rapporteur James Anaya in his report on the rights of Indigenous peoples released today adding this report comes at a very fragile time in the relationship between the federal government and Indigenous communities.

Toronto, ON (September 3, 2013) In advance of the October 12 to 20 official visit to Canada from United Nations (UN) Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, the Chiefs of Ontario are expressing their opposition to Indian and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC) funding reductions.