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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 launches their report -

Sexual Exploitation and Trafficking of Aboriginal Women and Girls: Literature Review and Key Informant Interviews

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PUBLIC STATEMENT

OCTOBER 4TH SISTERS IN SPIRIT VIGILS – A MOVEMENT FOR SOCIAL CHANGE

OCTOBER 1, 2014 (Ottawa, ON) - The Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC) will be reading this Statement on October 4th 2014 as part of the Sisters In Spirit Vigil—A Movement for Social Change: 

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Canada uses World Conference to continue indefensible attack on UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

September 24, 2014 - Indigenous peoples’ organizations and human rights groups are outraged that the federal government used a high level United Nations forum on Indigenous rights as an opportunity to continue its unprincipled attack on the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. 

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