Welcome - Pjilsa’si
26 Jan 2016
For Immediate Release January 26, 2016
The following is distributed by the Mi'kmaq Confederacy of PEI
Commission Finds Flawed and Inequitable Services to
First Nations Children and Families; PEI Chiefs Demand Action
In a landmark ruling released today, the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal found the federal government is discriminating against 163,000 First Nations children and their families. The Tribunal found that the government is discriminating by providing flawed and inequitable child welfare services and by failing to implement Jordan’s Principle, which is intended to resolve jurisdictional disputes and ensure equitable access to government services for First Nations children that are available to other children...TO CONTINUE
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Welcome to the Mi'kmaq Confederacy of PEI
Working together to enhance the lives of
Mi’kmaq on Prince Edward Island, now and in the future.
MCPEI is guided by the following core values:
Respect: we honour and value the diverse viewpoints and beliefs of all individuals, and promote collaborative relationships that are based on trust, understanding and acceptance.
Tradition: we strengthen, promote, preserve and protect Mi’kmaw culture, beliefs and heritage for current and future generations.
Excellence: we are committed to developing, delivering and maintaining services of the highest quality.
Integrity: we are dedicated to ethical and professional conduct in all aspects of our activities, practices and interactions.
Sensitivity: we are compassionate, mindful and understanding of others’ feelings and circumstances; and will conduct ourselves in a way that is encouraging and supportive.
MCPEI Vision Statement
PEI Mi’kmaq are self-determined and self-sufficient; and the Mi’kmaw community is understood, prosperous, safe and culturally vibrant.
21 Jan 2016
26 Jan: Workplace Learning Community Information Session
To be confirmed
07 Jan 2016
MCPEI Residential School Program to host Overnight Healing Retreats for Survivors and/or Descendants