Highlights from the National Chief

  • Notice to Independent Assessment Process Claimants

    This notice is addressed to former Indian Residential School students who have an unresolved Independent Assessment Process (IAP) claim. read more

  • AFN BULLETIN Mid-November 2014

    On July 28, 2014, Douglas Eyford was appointed by Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development of Canada (AANDC) Bernard Valcourt as his Special Representative… read more

  • AFN Bulletin November 2014

    The Assembly of First Nations is holding its 2014 Special Chiefs Assembly (SCA) and election for AFN National Chief from December 9-11, 2014 at the… read more

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Parliamentary Relations

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.

National Chief Perry Bellegarde Holiday Greetings

Assembly of First Nations