Author: Tammy MacDonald

Our Indigenous Justice Program Releases Resource Guide

by Tammy MacDonald

  Providing a general introduction to justice issues for people who work with Indigenous clients in the Atlantic Canadian justice system, the Guide is entitled “Bringing Balance to the Scales of Justice” In the first half, this excellent resource provides an overview of the post-colonial experiences of Indigenous people in Atlantic Canada, and explores the […]

Chief Ramjattan and Chief Francis meet with Officials in Ottawa

by Tammy MacDonald

  See photos for details:     Chief Francis and Chief Ramjattan meet with Minister Lawrence MacAulay and MP’s Sean Casey and Wayne Easter to discuss matters of importance for the Mi’kmaq Governments and the Government of Canada.         Chief Ramjattan and Chief Francis meet with Senator Griffin and Senator Downe in […]

Mi’kmaq name to be given to important PEI National Historic Site

by Tammy MacDonald

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: News release from Chief Brian Francis and Chief Matilda Ramjattan (Co-Chairs of the Mi’kmaq Confederacy of PEI): Mi’kmaq name to be given to important National Historic Site The Mi’kmaq Confederacy of PEI is pleased to learn that its recommendation to honour Mi’kmaq heritage by giving a Mi’kmaq name to Port-la-Joye–Fort Amherst National […]