Last April, the Abenaki Nation officially notified the federal and provincial governments of its desire to apply the Act C-92 in its entirety and thus manage all actions related to child and family services. As of January 1, 2020, federal Act C-92 explicitly recognizes the inherent right of Indigenous peoples to exercise their own jurisdiction [...]
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We are proud to announce that the Awikhiganigamikok Library has won the "Coup de cœur des maires - Edition 2020" contest and was awarded a $500 gift certificate to be used in a bookstore in our region. Many thanks to Florence Benedict, Councillor, for her participation, and to Kyle Dufresne for his novel, without whom [...]
The Abenakis wish to emphasize their firm opposition to any movement of cultural appropriation by self-proclaimed groups or individuals. Proud of their rich cultural heritage, the members of the W8banaki Nation have always shown great openness in sharing their culture, traditions and rituals with Canadians, including Quebecers. However, this openness has unfortunately led to cases [...]