- Assembly of First Nations National Chief Says the 2015 Federal Election Must Be About “Closing the Gap” Between First Nations and Canada
- 07/24/15 Assembly of First Nations Commends Leadership of Cat Lake Kii-Chii-Ak-Koo-Zeen Cancer Awareness Walkers
- 07/23/15 Assembly of First Nations National Chief Congratulates Regional Chief Bill Erasmus on Re-Election as Dene National Chief and Northwest Territories Regional Chief for the AFN
Highlights from the National Chief
National Chief Bulletin July 2015
The Assembly of First Nations issues regular updates on work underway at the national office. read more
AFN Submission to Canada’s Premiers July 2015 - Closing the Gap
National Chief Bulletin June 11, 2015
Last week the country’s attention was on Truth and Reconciliation. We heard the stories of survivors of Indian Residential Schools. We listened as former students… read more
Following the AFN Charter and as directed by Chiefs-in-Assembly, the AFN actively engages with Parliamentarians to advocate and advance the aspirations of First Nations. In addition, the AFN monitors and directly engages on legislation which could have impacts on First Nations rights and interests. When Parliament is in session, we provide weekly summaries of activities in the House of Commons, the Senate, and committee business.
Please click here for additional information and analysis on legislation and presentations to committees.
Closing the Gap: Advancing First Nations Well-Being & Human Rights