UINR represents
Cape Breton's Mi'kmaw voice
on natural resources and
environmental concerns

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Request for Proposal – Conservation Partnerships

Request for Proposal – Conservation Partnerships

September 4, 2018

In 2002, the NS Mi’kmaq Chiefs entered into negotiations with Canada and Nova Scotia to negotiate the recognition, definition and implementation of Mi’kmaq rights and title in good faith. A Framework Agreement was signed on February 23, 2007 to set out the process and the subjects to be discussed in full negotiations that fall broadly … Read More

Employment Opportunity – Mi’kmaq Forestry Initiative Project Manager

Employment Opportunity – Mi’kmaq Forestry Initiative Project Manager

August 22, 2018

The Mi’kmaq communities of Unama’ki are in the process of obtaining parcels of Crown land from the Province of NS to develop, manage and promote a Mi’kmaq-based forestry sector based on the principle of Netukulimk. The Mi’kmaq Forest Initiative (MFI) will provide opportunities to Mi’kmaq individuals and communities to explore, develop and promote markets and … Read More

Employment Opportunity – Nikani Awtiken

Employment Opportunity – Nikani Awtiken

July 6, 2018

We are hiring TWO male Camp Counselors for a camp to be held August 7-14, 2018 in Orangedale.  Dates of employment are August 7–14, 2018, plus one day in late July for training. If you’re available, and have experience with youth, apply!

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Another wonderful forestry opportunity, this time in partnership with @MikmaweyForest. https://t.co/lQxKYYY4TZ
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For several years, the North River plamu have not met conservation requirements set out for this population. Please… https://t.co/rSvFvYrq2A
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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: Mi'kmaq Forestry Initiative Project Manager UINR is hiring a Project Manager for delivery o… https://t.co/xhBh6oK9n9
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Mala Clean Up today! Join us anytime from 10-3 to help us clean up trash in Malikewe'j. Garbage bags and gloves and lunch provided!
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It's time to apply for UINR's scholarships, in partnership with Port Hawkesbury Paper and Georgia Pacific. If you'r… https://t.co/SxTnrTtcE5
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Clifford Paul did a Skype interview with Climate Stories Project this morning.
We’ll post the edited story, and past stories (including one with Charlie Joe Dennis) in the coming month.
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Reminder about kelt harvest from the Margaree River.
Please report how many salmon were kept between Jan 1 and May 31, 2018 to your community fishery department by November 16th.

Your name will be entered into a draw for a $50 prepaid Visa.
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What wonderful partners we have had over the years!

Six years later, we are still happy to celebrate the work of Dr. Cheryl Bartlett, and we love to see the supportive faces of Annie Johnson, Clifford Paul, and our dear recently departed friend Elder Murdena.A celebration recognizing Dr. Cheryl Bartlett, CBU Integrative Science was held this week at CBU. In attendance were UINR's Annie Johnson and Clifford Paul, pictured with Elder Dr. Murdena Marshall and Dr. Bartlett.
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