Government of New Brunswick - Aboriginal Affairs - Latest News Government of New Brunswick - Aboriginal Affairs - Latest News en Funding for experiential education for Indigenous university students The provincial government will invest $1.5 million in experiential education opportunities for Indigenous university students over the next three years. Fri, 22 June 2018 16:05:00 AST Chiefs and ministers hold Indigenous economic development roundtable An Indigenous economic development roundtable was held today in Moncton. Participants included Mi’kmaq, Wolastoq and Peskotomuhkati chiefs and ministers of the provincial and federal governments. Fri, 22 June 2018 15:58:00 AST National Indigenous Peoples Day on June 21 National Indigenous Peoples Day, June 21, celebrates the heritage, diverse cultures and achievements of First Nations, Inuit and Métis. Wed, 20 June 2018 12:49:00 AST Government hosts second Aboriginal Economic Opportunities Summit The second Aboriginal Economic Opportunities Summit, involving First Nations chiefs, business leaders and community members from across the province, is being held today in Oromocto. Tue, 28 November 2017 09:25:00 AST Investment in First Nations economic development initiatives The provincial and federal governments have made a two-year funding commitment to the Joint Economic Development Initiative (JEDI), which aims to strengthen entrepreneurship and economic development opportunities for First Nations. Fri, 17 November 2017 14:12:00 AST Fri, 22 June 2018 16:05:00 AST