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Jun 21, 2015, 09:00 ET Statement by the Honourable Bernard Valcourt on National Aboriginal Day

OTTAWA, June 21, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, issued the following...


Jun 18, 2015, 16:57 ET Harper Government Takes Tangible Action that Puts Key Information on Violence Prevention at the Fingertips of Aboriginal Women and Girls

OTTAWA, June 18, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, and the Honourable Dr. K....


Jun 04, 2015, 10:30 ET Statement by Minister Valcourt on the NNC Advisory Board's Recommendations for the Wider Application of a Point-of-Sale System

OTTAWA, June 4, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, issued the following...


Jun 01, 2015, 17:12 ET Minister Valcourt Announces Establishment of New Federal Organization - Polar Knowledge Canada

OTTAWA, June 1, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, today announced the...


May 29, 2015, 15:00 ET Minister Valcourt to participate in Closing Event of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission

OTTAWA, May 29, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, will participate in the...


May 13, 2015, 15:30 ET Harper Government continues to Increase Economic Opportunities for First Nations across Canada

OTTAWA, May 13, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, today released the Strategic...


May 07, 2015, 15:30 ET Harper Government Takes Another Important Step to Promote Prosperity in First Nation Communities

OTTAWA, May 7, 2015 /CNW/ - Today in the House of Commons, the Harper Government introduced Bill C-59, which includes amendments to...


Apr 02, 2015, 16:00 ET Government of Canada and Federation of Newfoundland Indians (FNI) bolster Qalipu Mi'kmaq First Nation Enrolment Process

OTTAWA, April 2, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, and Brendan Sheppard, Chief...


Mar 17, 2015, 13:14 ET Statement - Update on the First Nations Financial Transparency Act

OTTAWA, March 17, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, issued the following...


Mar 13, 2015, 14:00 ET Harper Government Partners with Cape Breton University to Help Increase Jobs and Opportunities for Aboriginal Peoples

WINNIPEG, March 13, 2015 /CNW/ - The Harper Government has partnered with Cape Breton University to increase Aboriginal participation in...


Mar 02, 2015, 09:00 ET Parliamentary Secretary Mark Strahl Attends the Annual Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada Annual Convention

TORONTO, March 2, 2015 /CNW/ - Mark Strahl, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, today...


Feb 09, 2015, 12:47 ET Minister Valcourt and the Aboriginal Firefighters Association of Canada Team Up to Raise Fire Safety Awareness in Aboriginal Communities

Education and Awareness play an integral role in fire safety OTTAWA, Feb. 9, 2015 /CNW/ - There is no better time than the present to ensure...


Feb 06, 2015, 16:00 ET Minister Valcourt Announces the Publication of the First Nations Elections Act Regulations in Canada Gazette

The Act will help create the political stability necessary for solid business investment  OTTAWA, Feb. 6, 2015  The Honourable Bernard...


Feb 14, 2014, 17:40 ET Statement by Minister Valcourt on Reaching Next Milestone in Northwest Territories Devolution Process

OTTAWA, Feb. 14, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, issued the following...


Feb 10, 2014, 14:48 ET Minister Aglukkaq Congratulates the Kitikmeot Tradeshow for their 15th Anniversary Bringing Together Business, Government and Inuit Organizations to Promote the Kitikmeot Region

The Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency Supports Economic Development Across the Three Territories OTTAWA, Feb. 10, 2014 /CNW/ - The...


Feb 06, 2014, 12:53 ET Harper Government Invests in Aboriginal People Living in Urban Centres

OTTAWA, Feb. 6, 2014 /CNW/ - Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Minister Bernard Valcourt today announced an improved Urban Aboriginal...


Jan 31, 2014, 10:29 ET Harper Government Connects First Nation Youth with Personalized Skills and Training

Seventy First Nations to participate in a program to help connect youth with skills training SASKATOON, SK, Jan. 31, 2014 /CNW/ - The Government...


Jan 30, 2014, 16:48 ET Truth and Reconciliation Commission Granted One-Year Extension to its Operating Period

Harper Government's request to extend the operating period of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission is approved by the supervising...


Jan 24, 2014, 11:00 ET Harper Government Celebrates Opening of the New Water Treatment Plant for Six Nations of the Grand River

Six Nations of the Grand River opens new water treatment plant SIX NATIONS OF THE GRAND RIVER, ON, Jan. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - On behalf of Prime...


Jan 24, 2014, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media advisory - Technical Briefing Regarding Bill C-15, the Northwest Territories Devolution Act/

OTTAWA, Jan. 23, 2014 /CNW/ - Please be advised that representatives for the Department of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada...


Jan 23, 2014, 17:17 ET Media advisory - Technical Briefing Regarding Bill C-15, the Northwest Territories Devolution Act

OTTAWA, Jan. 23, 2014 /CNW/ - Please be advised that representatives for the Department of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada...


Jan 16, 2014, 14:29 ET Statement by Minister Valcourt and Chief Sheppard on the Deadline for Qalipu Mi'kmaq First Nation Applicants to Submit Supporting Documents

OTTAWA, Jan. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, and Brendan Sheppard,...


Jan 16, 2014, 10:00 ET Minister Aglukkaq Hosts Pre-Budget Consultations in Iqaluit

Jobs and Economic Growth Remain Priorities for the North IQALUIT, Jan. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Office of the Minister of the Environment, Minister of...


Jan 15, 2014, 14:30 ET Investments Strengthen Nunavut's Fishing Industry - Three Projects Aim to Diversify Region's Fishery and Create Jobs

CanNor 14-001 IQALUIT, Jan. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - Office of the Minister of the Environment, Minister of the Canadian Northern Economic Development...


Jan 10, 2014, 13:41 ET Statement by Minister Valcourt on Steps Towards Reconciliation and Ongoing Commitment to Working with First Nations

OTTAWA, Jan. 10, 2014 /CNW/ - As we approach the two-year anniversary of the historic Crown-First Nation Gathering held in January 2012, the...