Wasauksing First Nation enters 2019 with a Bang!

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by pmnationtalk on February 11, 2019 Ontario First Nation to receive its Financial Management System Certificate Parry Sound, Ontario — Wasauksing First Nation, located 160 km south of Sudbury near Parry Sound, has become the 17th First Nation government in Canada to receive a Financial Management System Certificate (FMS) from the First Nations Financial Management Board (FMB). The FMB has supported First Nations across Canada …

FMB Webinar – Feb 20, 2019

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Changes are coming to FMB’s Standards Date:               February 20th, 2019Time:               10:00 to 11:00 PT / 13:00 to 14:00 ETCost:               No cost The FMB is updating its Standards and this is your chance to hear about the key changes and have your say. Who should attend? Any Nation that has a Financial Administration Law or a Certificate from …

First Nations Economic Development Corporation Conference – Register Now!

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Registration is now open! Don’t miss the early bird deadline – Feb 8, 2019 The conference will run from 8am – 4pm on March 7th and 8am-12 pm on March 8th Please join us on Wednesday, March 6th, 2019 at 5pm for our President’s Reception at the River Rock Resort in Richmond, BC. REGISTER NOW!   AFOA BC has instituted …

Legislative amendments enhance First Nations access to socio-economic benefits through the First Nations Fiscal Management Act

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by ahnationtalk on December 14, 2018 View ORIGINAL ARTICLE HERE. From: Indigenous Services Canada December 13, 2018 — Ottawa, Ontario — Indigenous Services Canada Today, Indigenous Services Canada is pleased to announce that the amendments to the First Nations Fiscal Management Act have received Royal Assent through Bill C-86. These amendments enable better delivery of the Act, simplified and clearer …