First Nation Children and Youth Honour Residential School SurvivorsFor 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 FavelFor 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 ChiefFor 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.
First Nation Students Still Not Funded the Same as Provincial Counterparts
For Immediate Release: March 26, 2013
(Saskatoon, SK) The Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations (FSIN) released a report today that supports repeated calls for comparable education funding for First Nations students.
Revenue Sharing With First Nations Must Be A PriorityFor Immediate Release: March 20, 2013
(Regina, SK) The Chief and Executive of the Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations today urge the Saskatchewan Government to open discussions on a revenue sharing agreement with First Nations. This renewed call for revenue sharing comes on the heels of the announcement the province entered into a revenue sharing agreement with municipalities.
The FSIN Calls For Action To End Violence Against WomenFor Immediate Release: March 8, 2013
(Saskatoon) The Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations is today renewing its call for a National Public Commission of Inquiry on ending violence against Indigenous women and girls.
Journey To Truth Writing and Drawing Contest
Contest for Indian Residential Schools Book: Journey to Truth
First Nations Early Childhood Programs: Improving Outcomes
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