News and Articles

Senate Appearance – National Strategy to Facilitate the Transport of Crude Oil

Senate Appearance National Strategy to Facilitate the Transport of Crude…Read More

Understanding Family Connections

By: Zabrina Whitman, KMKNO Policy Analyst One of the pillars…Read More

The Rights of the Mi’kmaq

By: Zabrina Whitman, KMKNO Policy Analyst Despite being one of…Read More

Community Members Answer “Who is Mi’kmaq”?

By: Zabrina Whitman Policy Analyst, KMKNO Mi’kmaq identity has been…Read More

Letter to HRM on Cornwallis

May 16, 2016 Mayor Mike Savage Halifax Regional Municipality 1841…Read More

Leadership Gathers for 7th Annual Nationhood Conference

Since the signing of the Nationhood Proclamation in 2008, Kwilmu’kw…Read More

Mi’kmaw Traditional Hunt: Why it’s Different from a Cull

By:  Chief Rod Googoo It is important that Nova Scotians…Read More

Social Assistance Reform in Mi’kmaq Communities of Nova Scotia: A disaster waiting to happen

By: Dr. Fred Wein At a time when many Canadians…Read More

Chiefs Angry with AANDC’s Decision – Simon Case

In May Chiefs in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince…Read More

A Summer of Archaeology

By: Jodi Howe, KMKNO Summer Student My name is Jodi…Read More

Chiefs continue fight against fracking in NS

In 2013, the Assembly of Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq Chiefs established…Read More

Mi’kmaq Communities develop skills, save energy and lower costs through efficiency

(Dartmouth, NS.) – Nearly 1,900 households in 13 First Nations…Read More

Atlantic Gold secures Touquoy Gold agreement with Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq Chiefs

Monday, May 26, 2014 by Proactive Investors Atlantic Gold‘s (ASX:ATV)…Read More

What’s in our Blood?

By: Jaime Battiste, KMKNO Citizenship Coordinator Over the past several…Read More

Understanding Métis Rights within Mi’kma’ki

By: Jaime Battiste, Citizenship Coordinator, KMKNO Over the years, Mi’kmaq people…Read More

Information Sessions – Follow Up

By: Crystal Dorey, KMKNO Communications Officer In March 2013, a…Read More

Learning about Archaeology

By: Jodi Howe, KMKNO Summer Student   My name is…Read More

Chiefs Await Decision on Social Case

By:  Crystal Dorey, Communications Officer, KMKNO   The Assembly of…Read More

Assembly of Nova Scotia Chiefs Appeal Municipality’s Decision on Fracking Wastewater

On April 3rd, 2013 the Assembly of Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq…Read More

Mi’kmaq fast continues

  Hunger strikers protesting lack of consultation by chiefs, their…Read More

Mill owner, First Nations to co-operate

January 31, 2013 – 6:57pm By REMO ZACCAGNA Business Reporter…Read More

Nova Scotia Chiefs – Response to Bill C-45

By: Crystal Dorey, Communications Officer for KMKNO The Assembly of…Read More

Mi’kmaq Rights Initiative: Engage Youth on Who is Mi’kmaq?

Mi’kmaq Rights Initiative Engage Youth on Issues of Mi’kmaq Citizenship…Read More

Mi’kmaq Input on Culture, Heritage and Archaeology

Mi’kmaq Input on Culture, Heritage and Archaeology By: Adam Gould,…Read More

The Mi’kmaq of Nova Scotia, Expanding Traditions Through Renewable Energy

On November 21, 2012, an all-day learning seminar titled: “The…Read More

Chief: First Nations not getting jail work they were promised

http://thechronicleherald.ca/novascotia/112027-chief-first-nations-not-getting-jail-work-they-were-promised

First Nations bands plan to generate own power

April 16, 2012 – 7:45pm By AARON BESWICK Truro Bureau …Read More

Aquaculture in St. Mary’s Bay, Digby County

The Assembly of Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq Chiefs have continued to…Read More

Happy Holidays!!

Happy Holidays to You and Your Family! Embrace the warmth…Read More

Joe B. Marshall Receives the Order of Nova Scotia

Joseph (Joe B.) Marshall, a member of Eskasoni First Nation,…Read More

Dr. Viola Robinson Receives the Order of Canada

Thirty nine exceptional individuals will be officially bestowed the Order…Read More

Viola Robinson Appointed as Lead Negotiator

On Thursday, October 27, 2011, the Assembly of Nova Scotia…Read More

Mi’kmaq Leaders Do Not Support Crown Land Sale for Upper Clements Park Expansion

The Assembly of Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq Chiefs (ANSMC) do not…Read More

Churchill Hydro Project Raises Concerns of Mi’kmaq Leaders

The Assembly of Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq Chiefs (ANSMC) have concerns…Read More

Petroworth Clarification

“In November 2010 the Assembly of Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq Chiefs…Read More

Viola Robinson Appointed New Chair of Order of Nova Scotia

 Viola Robinson has been appointed the new chair of the…Read More

Community Sessions on Moose Management

Mi’kmaq communities of Nova Scotia are invited to a Moose Meeting to…Read More

Annual Feast in the Highlands – Cape Breton

Unama’ki Institute of Natural Resources and the Moose Working Group…Read More

Mi’kmaq of Nova Scotia, NS Province and Canada Sign Landmark Agreement

The Assembly of Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq Chiefs, with Co-Chairs, Chief…Read More

Chief and Council Nationhood Conference 2010

Creating a Reality by Sharing a Common Vision The restoration…Read More

Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq Leaders Have Commenced Legal Action

Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq Leaders Have Commenced Legal Action June 30,…Read More