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  Deputy Minister Dan Goodleaf Visits Europe
Enclosed for your information is a copy of the cover page and one out of 18 pages of text from a speech delivered by Federal Indian Affairs Minister Dan Goodleaf on March 30th to the Institute for International relations in Brussels.
The first sentence finding Canada in continuing violation of the Covenant until the matter is resolved is clear-cut and as a result Canada will be reported annually to the General Assembly of the UN as a violator of the Covenant until Lubicon land rights are settled.
The Minister of Indian and Northern Affairs and the Chief of that First Nation have agreed to meet again in the future.
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  Indian and Northern Affairs Canada - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development (FIP: Indian and Northern Affairs Canada, French: Affaires indiennes et du Nord Canada) is the department of the government of Canada with responsibility for policies governing First Nations of Canada and Canada's three northern territories.
With respect to the Inuit of Nunavut, the department and its Minister have the challenge of implementing "The Nunavut Project." Authored by Thomas Berger, this is a report of recommendations to increase Inuit participation in Nunavut's federal and territorial public service.
The Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development is The Honourable Jim Prentice.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Indian_and_Northern_Affairs_Canada   (225 words)

  
 Supreme Court of Canada - Decisions - Goodswimmer v. Canada (Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development)
Canada (Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development), [1997] 1 S.C.R. Alfred Goodswimmer, Keith Goodswimmer,
Kirk N. Lambrecht, for the respondents the Attorney General of Canada and the Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development.
Solicitor for the respondents the Attorney General of Canada and the Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development: George Thomson, Ottawa.
scc.lexum.umontreal.ca /en/1997/1997rcs1-309/1997rcs1-309.html   (317 words)

  
 Canada - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Canada
The federal prime minister is the leader of the best-supported party in the House of Commons and is accountable, with the cabinet, to it.
Canada in World War II Despite Mackenzie King's previous vacillation over giving aid to Britain in time of crisis and his insistence on parliamentary approval, there was little doubt of Canada's resolve in 1939 to join the Allies.
Canada was experiencing an economic boom: industry was expanding rapidly, aided by a rising immigration rate, and the whole face of the country was changing.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Canada   (4111 words)

  
 FCPP - Statement of the Gov. Of Canada On Indian Policy
Because of history, Indians today are the subject of legal discrimination; they have grievances because of past undertakings that have been broken or misunderstood; they do not have full control of their lands; and a higher proportion of Indians than other Canadians suffer poverty in all its debilitating forms.
Indian people must be helped to become aware of their history and heritage in all its forms, and this heritage must be brought before all Canadians in all its rich diversity.
To develop Indian reserves to the level of the regions in which they are located will require considerable capital over a period of some years, as well as the provision of managerial and technical advice.
www.fcpp.org /worthalook/statement_indian_policy.html   (7296 words)

  
 Blood Band v. Canada (Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development) (F.C.)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Canada (Prime Minister), [1993] 1 F.C. The standard of proof to be applied in reviewing exemptions under subsection 20(1) of the Act is that of a balance of probabilities: Northern Cruiser Co. v.
Canada (Commissioner of the RCMP), supra, at paragraph 19 and Dussault v.
Canada (Minister of External Affairs), [1990] 3 F.C. 665 at pages 682-3 (F.C.T.D.), the court held that paragraph 20(1)(d) of the Act requires proof of a reasonable expectation that actual contractual negotiations other than the daily business operations of the applicant will be obstructed by disclosure.
reports.fja.gc.ca /fc/2004/pub/v2/2004fc33655.html   (6234 words)

  
 Daniels v. Canada (Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development) (T.D.)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Canada (Minister of Finance), [1986] 2 S.C.R. 607, a consideration of extension of public interest standing in a situation involving a non-constitutional challenge of an exercise of statutory authority.
Canada, [1992] 3 F.C. In the Native Women's Assn. case, the Court of Appeal dealt with a claim of unequal treatment as to both government funding and as to participation in the process of constitution review by the Crown, directed against the appellant Association and its members.
Canada (Minister of Employment and Immigration), [1992] 1 S.C.R. 236 to the effect that public interest standing ought not to be granted to all who wish to litigate an issue, for there must be a balance between insuring court access and preserving judicial resources.
reports.fja.gc.ca /fc/2002/pub/v4/2002fc30415.html   (8391 words)

  
 CanZinco Ltd. v. Canada (Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development) (F.C.)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
The Minister pointed out that, while under subsection 76(1) the form of security may be determined by the Board, or may be in a form satisfactory to the Minister, the amount is to be determined in accordance with the regulations.
Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration), [1999] 2 S.C.R. 817 and Oakwood Development Ltd. v.
Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration), [1998] 1 S.C.R. 982, at paragraph 26).
reports.fja.gc.ca /fc/2005/pub/v1/2005fc35335.html   (8528 words)

  
 Beattie v. Canada (Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development) (T.D.)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
On or around July 2, 1990, the plaintiff, Joyce Wilma Beattie, requested funding from the Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development to cover the costs of tuition and accommodation for her daughter, Nikota Josette Janvier Beattie, at Maxwell International Baha'i School, a private school in which the plaintiff wished to register her child.
To hold otherwise, they submit, would deprive the provision of any meaningful sense, place the Treaty No. 11 Indians in the same position as non-treaty Indians, and fly in the face of the priority which must be given to the Crown's constitutionally recognized and affirmed treaty obligations.
Treaties and statutes relating to Indians should be liberally construed and any uncertainties, ambiguities or doubtful expressions should be resolved in favour of the Indians.
reports.fja.gc.ca /fc/1998/pub/v1/1998fc20714.html   (4955 words)

  
 IRSRC - Meet the Deputy Minister
The Honourable Anne McLellan, P.C., M.P. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness and the Minister responsible for Indian Residential Schools Resolution Canada
McLellan served as Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada from 1997 to 2002 and Minister of Natural Resources and Federal Interlocutor for M├ętis and Non-Status Indians from 1993 to 1997.
After a career spanning over 20 years at Transport Canada, she left her position as Regional Director General for Quebec regions in November 1997 to serve as Director of Operations in the Social Policy Secretariat and subsequently the Economic Policy Secretariat of the Privy Council Office.
www.irsr-rqpi.gc.ca /english/deputy_minister.html   (427 words)

  
 Edited Hansard * 1435 * Number 006 (Official Version)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
The Supreme Court of Canada has generated serious conflict and confrontation by declaring a special native only commercial fishery on the east coast of Canada.
In spite of the very obvious problems that come from treating Canadians differently, the minister is about to ratify the Nisga'a agreement, effectively creating the exact same special native only commercial fishery on the west coast of Canada.
The Minister of Industry wants to promote them at all costs, the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food wants to export them without knowing their effects, the Minister of Health does not have enough staff to evaluate them, and the Minister of the Environment is blocking the adoption of an international protocol on biosafety.
www.parl.gc.ca /36/2/parlbus/chambus/house/debates/006_1999-10-19/han006_1435-e.htm   (732 words)

  
 Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Devel... - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
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 Edited Hansard * Table of Contents * Number 021 (Official Version)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
parliamentary secretary to the Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development.
The Native Women's Association of Canada has participated and continues to participate fully in the initiatives resulting from the Canada and aboriginal peoples' round table.
member opposite that the Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development is committed to continue to work closely with his cabinet colleagues to protect and improve the quality of life for aboriginal women across Canada.
www.parl.gc.ca /38/1/parlbus/chambus/house/debates/021_2004-11-03/han021_1835-e.htm   (600 words)

  
 Infrastructure Canada Program - Canada-Northwest Territories Infrastructure Agreement   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
AND WHEREAS Canada and the Northwest Territories agree that working in cooperation with community government and the private sector, to maximize the use of their resources and expertise, is to the benefit of Canadians;
A.1.2 Departments, Ministries and Agencies of Canada or the GNWT, departmental corporations or Crown corporations owned or controlled by Canada or the GNWT, are not eligible Applicants, with the exception of the Northwest Territories Housing Corporation for the purposes of applying for affordable housing projects.
A.1.5 Projects dealing mainly with assets owned by Canada or the GNWT are not eligible projects, except where those assets are of a type normally owned or operated by municipalities for local use and benefit as determined by the Management Committee.
www.infrastructure.gc.ca /icp/partners/nwt_agreement_e.shtml   (5889 words)

  
 Innovative Mapping Will Increase Investment in Canada's North
Natural Resources Canada (NRCan), and Nancy Karetak-Lindell, Member of Parliament for Nunavut, on behalf of the Honourable Andy Scott, Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development, announced today the start of the Qikiqtani Inuit Association's aeromagnetic survey of Nunavut's South Baffin region.
The Government of Canada, through Indian and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC), is investing $1 million to support the aeromagnetic survey, which builds upon a previous $1.02 million invested to support NRCan's predictive mapping project.
NRCan are demonstrating the Government of Canada's commitment to furthering geoscience infrastructure in Nunavut," said Ms.
news.gc.ca /cfmx/view/en/index.jsp?articleid=166359   (530 words)

  
 American Revolutionary War   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
The development of the Continental Army was always a work in progress, and Washington reluctantly augmented the regular troops with short-term colonial militia throughout the war.
Congress had initially hoped that Canada would join them as the fourteenth colony, but When that failed to happen, an invasion of Canada was authorized.
The invasion of Canada ended as an embarrassing disaster for the Americans, but Arnold&8217;s improvised navy on Lake Champlain managed to delay the fateful British counter thrust (the Saratoga Campaign) until 1777.
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 19th century - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The northern counties remained loyal to the British Crown, and to this day remain separate from the rest of Ireland as Northern Ireland.
This development lead to the creation of the Dominion of Canada in 1867.
On the literary front the new century opens with Romanticism, a movement that spread throughout Europe in reaction to 18th-century rationalism, and it develops more or less along the lines of the Industrial Revolution, with a design to react against the dramatic changes wrought on nature by the steam engine and the railway.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/19th_century   (3589 words)

  
 The World Factbook 2004 -- Field Listing - Background
Current issues include: developing a cohesive national identity; expanding the development of the country's vast energy resources and exporting them to world markets; achieving a sustainable economic growth outside the oil, gas, and mining sectors; and strengthening relations with neighboring states and other foreign powers.
North Korea's long-range missile development and research into nuclear, chemical, and biological weapons and massive conventional armed forces are of major concern to the international community.
Economic development was spurred in the late 19th century with a railroad linkup to France and the opening of a casino.
www.brainyatlas.com /fields/2028.html   (15472 words)

  
 Innovative mapping will increase investment in Canada's north
OTTAWA -- The Honourable R. John Efford, Minister of Natural Resources Canada (NRCan), and Nancy Karetak-Lindell, Member of Parliament for Nunavut, on behalf of the Honourable Andy Scott, Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development, announced today the start of the Qikiqtani Inuit Association's aeromagnetic survey of Nunavut's South Baffin region.
"Canada's North is a vast area of unique cultural and ecological significance that also holds great economic potential," said Minister Efford.
This initiative is consistent with the goal of establishing strong foundations for sustainable economic development, one of the seven key goals of the proposed Northern Strategy Framework released by the Prime Minister and Territorial First Ministers on December 14, 2004.
www.eurekalert.org /pub_releases/2005-08/nrc-imw082505.php   (565 words)

  
 Vulcan Advocate, Vulcan, AB   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development Canada, Robert D. Nault raises the $82 million agreement with Siksika chief Adrian Stimson Sr.
Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development Canada, Robert D. Nault, and Siksika Nation chief Adrian Stimson Sr., put an end to a 93-year-old dispute over 5,067.6 hectares of land, both north and east of Arrowwood.
Nault and Stimson put their signatures to an agreement last week at the Siksika Business Centre that will see $82 million dispersed to the First Nation tribe over a five year period with interest, and placed in a trust fund to foster the future growth of the Siksika people.
www.vulcanadvocate.com /story.php?id=74327   (385 words)

  
 Minister of Indian Affairs
Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development Act (R.S. 1985, c.
Affairs and Northern Development over which the Minister of
Deputy Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development
members.shaw.ca /aimebouchardsr/minister.htm   (318 words)

  
 Deh Cho Process - Northwest Territories Region - Indian and Northern Affairs Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
The objective of this Agreement is to foster resource development in the Deh Cho territory and to accrue benefits to the Deh Cho First Nations from Canada in the interim of a Deh Cho Final Agreement.
The amount identified for the year in which this Agreement is signed shall be prorated in relation to the number of days remaining in the calendar year of which the Agreement is signed.
Canada will provide the Deh Cho First Nations with $150,000 per year to be included in the Support to the Deh Cho First Nations section of the Deh Cho First Nations Interim Measures Agreement.
nwt-tno.inac-ainc.gc.ca /dehcho/inre/ente_e.html   (1150 words)

  
 Statement from the Minister of Indian Affairs & Northern Development Concerning the AFN Resolution on Governance - ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Statement from the Minister of Indian Affairs & Northern Development Concerning the AFN Resolution on Governance - Indian and Northern Affairs Canada
STATEMENT FROM THE MINISTER OF INDIAN AFFAIRS & NORTHERN DEVELOPMENT CONCERNING THE AFN RESOLUTION ON GOVERNANCE
Robert Nault, P.C., M.P. Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development.
www.ainc-inac.gc.ca /nr/prs/m-a2001/2-01180_e.html   (166 words)

  
 Prime Minister of Canada: The Honourable Jim Prentice - Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development and Federal ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Prime Minister of Canada: The Honourable Jim Prentice - Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development and Federal Interlocutor for Métis and Non-Status Indians
Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development and Federal Interlocutor for Métis and Non-Status Indians
Prime Minister Harper outlines Government accomplishments during spring session
www.pm.gc.ca /eng/bio.asp?id=58   (228 words)

  
 The Government of Canada announces early childhood development initiative for Aboriginal children
Through the federal strategy, the Government of Canada will take additional measures to address the gap in life chances between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal children.
The federal strategy will be implemented by Health Canada, Human Resources Development Canada and Indian Affairs and Northern Development in consultation with Aboriginal organizations and communities.
Funding for this project was provided for in the December 2001 budget and is therefore built into the existing fiscal framework.
www.hc-sc.gc.ca /ahc-asc/media/nr-cp/2002/2002_72_e.html   (358 words)

  
 The Mary Baker Eddy Library for the Betterment of Humanity - Biographies of Library Advisors   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
She previously held cabinet portfolios as minister of state for Indian affairs and northern development, minister of justice and attorney general, and minister of national defense and veterans' affairs.
She was the first woman to hold the justice and defense portfolios, and the first woman to be defense minister of a NATO country.
She developed programs to teach both children and adults about the natural sciences while participating in a variety of outdoor experiences.
www.marybakereddylibrary.org /news/biosadvisors.jhtml   (5039 words)

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