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Protecting, promoting, and advancing inherent, Treaty, and

Aboriginal rights of Northern First Nations.

The Canadian Benefit for Parents of Young Victims of Crime

January 17, 2022|

The Government of Canada is committed to supporting the families of young victims of crime. To ensure parents get the help they need, the government introduced the Canadian Benefit for Parents of Young Victims of Crime. The benefit provides income support to eligible parents who suffer a loss of income as they take time away from work to cope with the death or disappearance of their child under 25 years of age, as a result of a probable Criminal Code offence. The following are key features of the benefit: Eligible parents have two years following the date of the incident to apply Read More...

Funding for Indigenous Women’s and 2SLGBTQQIA+ Organizations Programs: Apply by February 11, 2022

January 17, 2022|

Call for Proposals: Supporting Indigenous Women's and 2SLGBTQQIA+ Organizations Programs Deadline to apply: February 11, 2022 The objective of this call for proposals is to increase the ability of Indigenous women's and 2SLGTBQQIA+ organizations to: Engage at the grassroots-level and collaborate with all level of governments in Canada Bring forward their voices and perspectives in the development of policy, program, and legislation For more information, click here.  

Engagement dates for Manitoba Budget 2022: Share Your Ideas by January 31, 2022

January 14, 2022|

The provincial government continues to seek public input to inform Budget 2022 through public engagement sessions, adjusting the previous format to offer virtual public meetings and telephone town halls, in addition to online opportunities for feedback, to protect participants and remain in accordance with current public health orders. The Manitoba government wants to hear what matters most to Manitobans and their families, so they can chart a course to address those priority areas. To accommodate as many residents as possible, Manitobans are invited to share their views via their choice of virtual or telephone engagement sessions, or through the online Read More...

MKO Mission Statement

To maintain, strengthen, enhance, lobby for and defend the interests and rights of First Nation people within its jurisdiction and to promote, develop and secure a standard quality of life deemed desirable and acceptable by its First Nations without limiting the generality of the foregoing and the objectives of MKO.