Honourable Carolyn Bennett along with key federal Ministers responsible for priorities identified in the Canada-Métis Nation Accord, met with the leadership of the Métis Nation for the second ministerial meeting held under the permanent bilateral process.
The Government of Canada, the Government of Ontario and Mitaanjigamiing First Nation today announced the final settlement of an outstanding land claim stemming from events that took place more than 140 years ago.
The Honourable Carolyn Bennett made the following statement: “The abuse suffered by former residential school students is tragic and unacceptable. Bringing closure to the legacy of Indian residential schools is at the heart of reconciliation and a renewal of the[…]
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