In January, the Thunder Bay training institute took possession of a mobile trades trailer to make Level 1 apprenticeship training available to all the 49 communities of the Nishnawbe Aski Nation
1) In 2009, the Nishnawbe Aski Nation
Chiefs-in-Assembly declared a state of emergency for prescription drug abuse in all of its 49 communities (2) as rates of opioid use were estimated to reach 50%-80% of the population.
Today, Nishnawbe Aski Nation
(NAN) Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler, Federal Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs Minister Carolyn Bennett and Ontario Minister of Education Mitzie Hunter, issued the following statement regarding a joint response to the First Nation youth safety crisis in Northern Ontario:
That's what a delegation of young men and women of the Nishnawbe Aski Nation
did when they visited "The Hill" in Ottawa June 13 to meet with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
Anna Betty Achneepineskum of the Nishnawbe Aski Nation
said police took a nine-year-old and 12 others to hospital on Monday for an evaluation after hearing them make a suicide pact.
Nishnawbe Aski Nation
is also strongly against any kind of nuclear waste storage facility in any community in northern Ontario.
Estimates say that Nishnawbe Aski Nation
near Thunder Bay, Ontario, has as much as half its 45,000 population addicted to Oxycodone.
The new General Education Development (GED) preparatory and testing course was created by the Nishnawbe Aski Nation
(NAN) in partnership with the OshkiPimache-O-Win Education and Training Institute and Confederation College.
Stan Beardy, Grand Chief of the Nishnawbe Aski Nation
Youth Entrepreneur of the Year 2004 -- Nishnawbe Aski Nation
And Stan Beardy, Grand Chief of Nishnawbe Aski Nation
in northwestern Ontario, has circulated an email complaining that his 49-member nation was left out of the planning process and calling the conservation framework an initiative "to carve up our lands without our input.
Initially, the NADF offered these services to the Nishnawbe Aski Nation
(Treaty #9 and Ontario Portion of Treaty #5).