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  • Deaths of Alberta aboriginal children in care no ‘fluke of statistics’

    November 26, 2013

  • Meanness is a way of life in Ottawa: The lack of civility has become a way of life in government and the civil service

    November 20, 2013

  • First Nation children still forced off-reserve to get education

    November 05, 2013

  • Human rights tribunal resumes hearings on First Nations child and family services funding

    October 29, 2013

  • Canada faces a 'crisis' on aboriginal reserves: UN investigator

    October 15, 2013

    Read more here

  • Press Release

    October 11, 2013

    Front Line Defenders welcomes 145 human rights defenders from 95 countries to Dublin for 7th Dublin Platform for Human Rights Defenders

  • First Nation agency takes the stand at human rights tribunal

    September 26, 2013

  • Harper government expected to table First Nation Education Act before year’s end

    September 23, 2013

  • Economist experts explain First Nations child welfare funding

    September 13, 2013

  • Lawyer says Ottawa won’t agree to stop spying on First Nations children’s advocate

    September 12, 2013

  • Attawapiskat woman's struggle focus of TIFF film

    September 09, 2013

  • First Nations Children's Action Research and Education Service Annual Report 2012/13

    August 19, 2013

    The First Nations Children's Action Research and Education Service (FNCARES) is a collaboration between the University of Alberta and the First Nations Child & Family Caring Society. FNCARES is dedicated to translating the well-established research on the structural drivers of disadvantage for First Nations children, youth and families into pragmatic, community based solutions. 
  • New Information Sheet on First Nations Education in Canada

    August 01, 2013

  • Tribunal continues to hear how feds allegedly spied on Cindy Blackstock

    July 19, 2013

  • New Parliamentary Budget Officer (PBO) report - First Nations School Infrastructure Funding Requirements: British Columbia

    July 11, 2013

    Ce rapport répond à une demande d’un parlementaire d’effectuer le suivi d’un rapport du DPB de 2009, en se servant de nouvelles données pour estimer les coûts des écoles de la maternelle à la 12e année des Premières Nations en Colombie-Britannique. Le présent rapport se fonde sur des renseignements fournis par Affaires Autochtones et Développement du Nord Canada et une enquête menée par le Comité de coordination de l’éducation des Premières Nations et le DPB. 
  • New Information Sheet!

    July 10, 2013

  • Joint Statement to United Nations General Assembly

    July 10, 2013

    World community calls for a focus on strengthening family care and providing appropriate alternative care for children in the 2014 UNGA resolution on the rights of the child

  • Our Dreams Matter Too in Oakville

    July 09, 2013

    The walk in Oakville was organized by high school students Julia and Emma Mogus of Books With No Bounds. Youth activist Wes Prankard of Northern Starfish was also on hand to show his support!


    Read the article in the Oakville Beaver


    Visit the Books with No Bounds Facebook page

  • New and beautiful video on Jordan's Principle by the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions'

    July 04, 2013

    Watch the video on YouTube or in the Jordan's Principle gallery

  • Canadian Association of Paediatric Health Centres WEBINAR on Implementation of Jordan's Principle

    July 04, 2013

    Watch the video on YouTube or in the Jordan's Principle gallery