AFN National Chief Shawn A-in-chut Atleo resigned on May 2, 2014, stating: “This work [education] is too important and I am not prepared to be… read more
Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Shawn A-in-chut Atleo made the below statement in Ottawa, ON today. read more
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
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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