Category Archives: news

Annual General Meeting

| | Posted in events, hq, news, Uncategorised

PLEASE NOTE WE HAVE CANCELED AGM UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE Annual General Meeting! From 7:30pm to 8:30pm, the AGM is open to the public! Don’t forget to join in on January 13th at 7:30pm to see what we have been up to in the past year. If you are a member you can join in at […]

2021 Torch of Dignity

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Sponsored by Manitobans for Human Rights and the Canada Summer Job Program, this relay represents all peoples uniting to promote diversity, inclusion, and equality. This year’s theme “Spark the Change”, represents each Manitoban imagining a world in which human rights and human dignity are respected and valued and that each individual can challenge themselves to […]

Manitoba Summer

| | Posted in Environment, news

We wish everyone a good and safe summer ahead. With everyone having to adjust our activities to facilitate public health improvements during our COVD-19 pandemic, it is a time to be caring and thoughtful. Reach out to friends, family, and those less fortunate, by telephone or other safe method. And remember that it also good […]

Journey into the Heart of the Homeland Competition

| | Posted in Indigenous, news, Youth

The Manitoba Metis Federation (MMF) invites all Canadians to become part of Métis Nation history and join our “Journey in the Heart of the Homeland Idea Competition” to design the future home of our long-awaited Métis Nation Heritage Centre. Recently, the MMF purchased a historic building in Winnipeg, the Bank of Montreal, on the south-east […]

NCN Healing Journey

This incredible initiative by a – The Nisichawayasihk Cree Nation (NCN) aims to create a safe, comfortable environment to help people with their healing journey. Every human being is entitled to healthcare, but for those living outside of the city, this can be difficult. In the past, people have had to wait for taxis, check in […]

Covid-19 and human rights

| | Posted in health, news

Covid-19 and Human Rights Coronavirus does not differentiate between race, culture, or religion, nor does it care about our borders. However, coronavirus, like many deadly illnesses, has a greater impact on populations that are underserved, marginalized, and disenfranchised. Please explore our new Health page that will focus on COVID-19 in this crucial time in our […]

Black Lives Matter

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The Black Lives Matter Foundation is a global foundation whose mission is to eradicate white supremacy and build local power to intervene in violence. In response to the murder of George Floyd, the world stood up and rallied for #BlackLivesMatter. And Manitoba was no exception. More than 15,000 people gathered at the Legislative building in Winnipeg in a peaceful, […]