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New program to clean up largest abandoned mines in the Yukon and the Northwest Territories

| Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada | news releases

Today, the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, announced that the Government's new Northern Abandoned Mine Reclamation Program will invest $2.2 billion over 15 years to address remediation of the eight largest abandoned mine projects in the Yukon and the Northwest Territories.


Federal Court approves Federal Indian Day Schools settlement

| Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada | statements

The mistreatment of Indigenous children is a tragic and shameful part of Canada's history that has had devastating effects on generations of families. Canada is deeply committed to reconciliation and healing, and will continue the important work of making amends for past wrongs.


Minister Bennett to make announcement on Northern abandoned mines

| Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada | media advisories

Members of the media are invited to attend an important announcement on Northern abandoned mines with the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations.


Nunavut Devolution

| Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada | backgrounders

Northern governance and the transferring or devolving of responsibilities/powers to the territories is a long-standing policy objective of the Government of Canada.


Removal of the 1951 Cut-off

| Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada | backgrounders

On August 15, 2019, the Government of Canada removed the 1951 cut-off from the Indian Act. This was the last remaining provision of Bill S-3 to come into force. As a result, all known sex-based inequities in the Indian Act have been eliminated.


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