March 31, 2020

Article: Why Canada needs an independent Indigenous human rights commission?

A Natan Obed opinion piece on why Canada needs an Indigenous human rights commission. 

 

February 13, 2020

Special Issue of Northern Public Affairs on Modern Treaty Implementation Research

This special issue of Northern Public Affairs is intended to present a number of responses to the challenges of modern treaty implementation across Canada.  These essays in this issue present the preliminary results of the Modern Treaty Implementation Research Project. 

January 21, 2020

Yukon: Land Claim Creators Reunite

Indigenous Yukon leaders met to discuss how to pass on the spirit and intent of the Umbrella Final Agreement to future generations. The discussion centered around boiling down the 295 page Umbrella Final Agreement into a few pages focused on the principles.  

January 20, 2020

Call for Research Proposals: Fiscal Implications of Fishing Rights and Governance

Canada, British Columbia and Indigenous nations have signed four comprehensive land claim agreements with eight Indigenous nations along the coast of BC (Nisga’a Final Agreement, Tsawwassen First Nation Final Agreement, Maa-Nulth First Nations Final Agreement and the Tla’amin Final Agreement).

August 23, 2019

JOB OPPORTUNITY: RESEARCH AND POLICY ANALYST

STATUS: Full-time Term March 31, 2021

The position will provide policy, logistical, project management and communications support to a Modern Treaty Implementation research project involving partners across Canada.

June 27, 2019

Funding Inuit Self-Determination

In this article, Natan Obed describes the process of funding Inuit self-determination and how funding is allocated within Inuit Nunangat. 

May 08, 2019

Call for Contributions - Book Chapters

How are LCAC members implementing their treaties to reflect their unique cultures, circumstances, and treaty understandings? 
 

March 25, 2019

Grant Steering Committee Meet In Person

February 27-28, 2019 the Grant Steering Committee and collaborators met in person to have a fulsome discussion of the findings to date of literature reviews, direction of the research, and overview of associated research by grant collaborators who will contribute to NPA or participate in the gran

January 11, 2019

Call for Contributions to Northern Public Affairs Special Issue on Modern Treaty Implementation

For over 40 years, Indigenous peoples and Canada have been attempting to implement modern treaties. This special issue will contain peer reviewed articles, interviews, and journalistic, creative, and artistic perspectives on modern Treaty implementation in Canada.

December 04, 2018

NTI welcomes release of Nunavut Inuit Labour Force Analysis

The Nunavut Inuit Labour Force Analysis (NILFA), drafted by Employment and Social Development Canada with contributions from the Government of Nunavut and our project partners Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated, was recently released.

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