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4th Annual Virtual Water Summit: A National Dialogue on Urgent and Emerging Water Issues Facing First Nations

Nov 22 - 22, 2023
OnlineEvent Details
Who should attend? Chiefs and Councillors or their representatives, Public Works Managers, First Nations water and wastewater operators, and individuals who are working in the field of water and wastewater management. First Nations organizations and technicians interested in improving the…

Assembly of First Nations (AFN) – Virtual Cannabis Town Hall

Nov 22 - 22, 2023
OnlineOnline (Zoom)Event Details
Recognition and support of First Nations’ right to exercise complete jurisdiction over cannabis cultivation, processing and retail operations in First Nations territories (Resolutions 54/2019, 02/2018, and 90/2018). Frameworks and incentives that support First Nations’ participation in the cannabis sector while…

National Virtual Justice Speaker Series

Oct 05 - 26, 2023
OnlineOnline (Zoom)Event Details
There will be four virtual sessions with a panel of subject matter experts. The Virtual Justice Speaker Series builds off the discussions from the National Forum on Justice to explore four key themes with panels that represent a range of…

Long-term and Continuing Care: Virtual National Focus Group

Sep 14 - 14, 2023
OnlineOnline (Zoom)Event Details
The AFN is guided by AFN Resolution 44/2022, Co-Development of Policy Options with Indigenous Services Canada for a Memorandum to Cabinet on the Wholistic Long-term and Continuing Care Framework, and AFN Resolution 59/2023, Call for Extending Indigenous Services Canada’s Timeline…

Youth Safe Drinking Water Summit

Aug 28 - 29, 2023Event Details
The youth participants will engage in discussions related to the repeal and replacement of the proposed legislation for Safe Drinking Water for First Nations and the ongoing work of the Joint Technical Working Group. There will be breakout group sessions…

Long-term and Continuing Care

Jul 25, 2023 - Aug 03, 2023
OnlineOnline (Zoom)Event Details
The AFN’s primary objective for the focus groups is to further discussions from the First Nations-led engagements conducted between 2021-2022, funded by Indigenous Services Canada, and to identify existing gaps within both programs. The focus groups will also identify First…

44th Annual General Assembly

Jul 11 - 13, 2023
OnlineOnline (Zoom)Event Details
Halifax (Kjipuktuk) is located in Mi’kma’ki, the ancestral and unceded territory of the Mi’kmaw people. The AGA will be held at the Halifax Convention Centre located at 1650 Argyle Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3J 0E6. In accordance with the Charter…

Special Chiefs Assembly 2023: Human Resource Investigation Report

Jun 28 - 28, 2023
OnlineOnline (Zoom)Event Details
This notification serves the purpose of providing Notice pursuant to Article 22 of the AFN Charter that this Special Chiefs Assembly is being convened to determine an appropriate remedy, if any, resulting from the HR investigation which may include, but…

Healing Path Forward Virtual Engagement Sessions: Renewing the AFN‑Canada Memorandum of Understanding

Jun 05 - 20, 2023
OnlineOnline (Zoom)Event Details
The Assembly of First Nations is hosting Virtual Engagement Sessions to discuss the renewal of the Permanent Bilateral Mechanism (PBM) between the AFN and Canada. It is also known as the AFN-Canada Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). The PBM/MOU aims to…

National Health Legislation Forum 2023

May 31, 2023 - Jun 01, 2023
HybridDelta Toronto DowntownOnline (Zoom)Event Details
The AFN has heard from First Nations representatives from across the country who would like an opportunity to have further dialogue on health legislation, recognizing that the federal government is operating on a tight timeline to introduce the legislation (Winter…
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