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Canadian Indigenous Chiefs and delegation Mark the 250th Anniversary of the Royal Proclamation of 1763 with a Pipe Ceremony at Green Park's Canada Memorial

(October 7, 2013—London, UK) The Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations delegation marked the 250th anniversary of the Royal Proclamation of 1763 with a ceremony at the Canada Memorial in Green Park, London this morning. A brief reception was held at Canada House in Trafalgar Square followed by the Pipe Ceremony at 10:00 am.


FSIN publishes itinerary of events marking the 250th anniversary of the Royal Proclamation of 1763 in London

(October 3, 2013—Saskatoon, SK) The FSIN released their itinerary of events today as their delegation departed for London. While in London, the members of the delegation will participate in a number of activities over four days throughout the city. 

Canada must respect the right of Indigenous resource development on their lands

For immediate release: September 12, 2013

Indigenous Peoples’, human rights, and faith organizations are calling on Canada to ensure that Indigenous Peoples can freely decide for themselves whether and when resource development projects will take place on their traditional lands and territories.


Driver Training Opportunity in First Nations Schools

The FSIN / Government of Saskatchewan Joint Task Force on Education final report, Voice, Vision and Leadership: A Place for All was released in April 2013. One of the recommendations was to provide Driver Training for First Nations students who go to school on reserve.


2013 Saskatchewan First Nation Summer Games Unofficial Results

The Unofficial results for the 2013 Saskatchewan First Nations Summer Games, hosted by Muskoday First Nation, are shown below. The Tony Cote Award, presented to the most improved team, goes to the Touchwood Agency Tribal Council, who were also the overall winners.




2014 North American Indigenous Games Coaches Applications

Team Saskatchewan is calling for applications for the North American Indigenous Games team for 2014 in Regina, Saskatchewan.  The team will consist of Mission Staff, Managers, Coaches, and Athletes.  The coaching staff will act as chaperones for the final team that attends the North American Indigenous Games.

Download the application in PDF

Download the applicaton in MS Word


First Nation Children and Youth Honour Residential School Survivors

For Immediate Release: April 23, 2013

(Saskatoon, SK) On behalf of the Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations (FSIN) Executive, Vice Chief Edward Dutch Lerat is pleased to announce the release of the Journey to Truth booklet. The booklet is a compilation of short stories, poems, and drawings from First Nation children and youth that honours the survivors of Indian Residential Schools.


FSIN Congratulates Former Chief Favel

For Immediate Release: April 22, 2013

(Saskatoon, SK) The Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations (FSIN) Executive congratulates former FSIN Chief Blaine Favel upon his appointment as Chancellor of the University of Saskatchewan.


First Nations Want Greater Role in New Child Welfare System

For Immediate Release: April 19, 2013

(Saskatoon, SK) On behalf of the Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations (FSIN) Executive Vice Chief Edward (Dutch) Lerat welcomes the Advocate for Children and Youth 2012 annual report. The recently released annual report emphasizes the need for greater inclusion of First Nations in designing, implementing and monitoring the new child welfare system.


Appeal Tribunal Rules New Election for Office Of First Vice Chief

For Immediate Release: April 18, 2013

(Saskatoon, SK) On April 17, 2013 the Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations (FSIN) Appeal Tribunal released its decision on the matter of a notice of appeal to the FSIN Appeal Tribunal between Sheldon Wuttunee, candidate, and Loretta Pete Lambert, Chief Electoral Officer. The Appeal Tribunal overturned the election results for the Office of the First Vice Chief declaring the election null and void and ordering a new election.


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