Government of New Brunswick

Hon. Jake Stewart, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs met with many national and provincial leaders during the Assembly of First Nations in Ottawa. Minister Stewart is pictured below with Chief Roger Augustine, representing First Nation communities in New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island.

Community of the Year award at National CANDO

Congratulations to the Madawaska Maliseet Nation on receiving the Community of the Year award at the National CANDO Conference, held this past October.

New Brunswick plan to prevent and respond to violence against Aboriginal women and girls - 2017-2021

All individuals have the right to live free from violence and oppression. Unfortunately, even in New Brunswick today, that is not the situation. Violence against Aboriginal women and girls is a pressing issue and is of great concern to the people and the Government of New Brunswick.



Investment in First Nations economic development initiatives

The provincial and federal governments have made a two-year funding ...

New Brunswick athletes to participate in North American Indigenous Games

A contingent of 85 athletes from New Brunswick will participate ...

Mi’kmaq flag raised

The Mi’kmaq flag was raised outside the legislature to mark ...

Memorandum of understanding respecting First Nations education

The provincial government has signed a memorandum of understanding with ...