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Welcome to the Native Women's Association of Canada Website

Welcome to the Native Women's Association of Canada Website

The Native Women's Association of Canada (NWAC) is founded on the collective goal to enhance, promote, and foster the social, economic, cultural and political well-being of First Nations and Métis women within First Nation, Métis and Canadian societies. As a national organization representing Aboriginal women since 1974, NWAC’s mandate is to achieve equality for all Aboriginal women in Canada. NWAC is actively involved with partner organizations across the globe towards this goal, including the United Nations and Amnesty International to end the discrimination against Indigenous women.

NWAC in Action

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NWAC Discouraged by Racist Assumptions in the Globe and Mail

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The Obvious Need for a National Public Inquiry!

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NWAC Grateful for Support!

August 5, 2014 (Ottawa, ON) - For the first time this year in its’ 40 year history, NWAC put out a call to businesses and corporate Canada asking for assistance in convening its’ 40th Annual General Assembly (AGA) held in Halifax in July. 

“With all the recent Federal Government funding cutbacks, I was somewhat worried as to how we were going to get it all done.  I was pleasantly surprised and pleased at the assistance NWAC received,” said NWAC’s Executive Director, Claudette Dumont-Smith.

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