- Assembly of First Nations National Chief Acknowledges International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples on August 9
- Assembly of First Nations Calls for Immediate Action to Limit Impacts of Mount Polley Mine Tailings Pond Breach in British Columbia
- RCMP partners with the NWAC and AFN on awareness campaign
Highlights from the National Chief
Communiqué from National Chief Shawn Atleo - April 2014
The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) is pleased to offer this update on some current issues for First Nations and the continued priorities of First… read more
National Chief Shawn A-in-chut Atleo - Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada
Communiqué from National Chief Shawn Atleo - February 2014
First Nations Control of First Nations Education Announcement and Federal Budget 2014 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.
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Moment of Reckoning - Turning the Page on a Dark Chapter of Our Shared History