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UPDATES FROM THE NATIONAL INQUIRY

March 2018 

National Inquiry to close registration for Part 1 of Truth Gathering Process on April 20, 2018 (2018/03/26)

Media Advisory: Accreditation and Scheduling of Community Hearings in Greater Vancouver Region (2018/03/23)

Montreal Community Hearing gathers 82 testimonies (2018/03/21)

National Inquiry concludes third Community Hearing on the East Coast (2018/03/12)

National Inquiry formally requests two year extension (2018/03/06)

National Inquiry heads to northern Manitoba for a Community Hearing (2018/03/01)

February 2018

National Inquiry hears from 36 witnesses during Moncton Community Hearing (2018/02/19)

Media Advisory: Announcing Happy Valley-Goose Bay Community Hearing Dates  (2018/02/16)

Media Advisory: Truth Gathering Process - Announcing Montreal Community Hearing Dates (2018/02/09)

Media Advisory: Accreditation and Scheduling of Community Hearings in Rankin Inlet (2018/02/08)

Media Advisory: Accreditation and Scheduling of Community Hearings in Moncton, NB (2018/02/05)

The Truth Gathering Process - Five New Community Hearings and Statement Gathering Events (2018/02/01)

 

January 2018

Media Advisory: Accreditation and Scheduling of Community Hearings in Yellowknife, NT (2018/01/16)

National Inquiry announces Interim Executive Director (2018/01/11)

 

December 2017

Media Advisory: Rankin Inlet and Yellowknife Community Hearings (2017/12/19)

Media Advisory: Official Statement - Montreal Hearing (2017/12/01)

 

November 2017

Media Advisory: Media Accreditation and Scheduling of Community Hearings in Thunder Bay, ON (2017/11/28)

Media Advisory: Media Accreditation and Scheduling of Community Hearings in Maliotenam, QC (2017/11/26)

Media Advisory: Rankin Inlet Community Hearings Rescheduled (2017/11/23)

Media Advisory: Media Accreditation and Scheduling of Community Hearings in Saskatoon, SK (2017/11/17)

Media Advisory: Media Accreditation and Scheduling of Community Hearings in Edmonton, AB (2017/11/06)

The National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls releases Interim Report (2017/11/01)

 

October 2017

Media Advisory: Interim Report Press Conference Details (2017/10/30)

Media Advisory: Media Accreditation and Scheduling of Community Hearings in Membertou, NS (2017/10/25)

National Inquiry to reschedule Yellowknife Community Hearings (2017/10/23)

National Inquiry to host youth workshop on final day of Winnipeg Community Hearings (2017/10/20)

Details about upcoming Membertou, NS Community Hearings (2017/10/13)

Media Advisory: Media Accreditation and Scheduling of Community Hearings in Winnipeg, MB (2017/10/13)

Changes at the National Inquiry: A Personal Note from Marion Buller, Chief Commissioner (2017/10/07)

First Nations woman from Manitoba hired as new Executive Director (2017/10/06)

Details about upcoming Winnipeg Community Hearings (2017/10/05)

National Inquiry supports families and survivors during Sisters in Spirit Vigils (2017/10/04)

 

September 2017

Chief Commissioner’s Opening Remarks during Smithers Community Hearings (2017/09/26)

Media Advisory: National Inquiry to host artistic expression panel during Smithers Community Hearings (2017/09/26)

Smithers Community Hearing Agenda - September 26th to 28th (2017/09/23)

Commissioners will join families for annual Tears 4 Justice Walk to Smithers, BC (2017/09/22)

National Inquiry Statement to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Indigenous and Northern Affairs (2017/09/21)

National Inquiry Statement to the Standing Senate Committee on Aboriginal Peoples (2017/09/20)

Media Accreditation and Scheduling of Community Hearings in Smithers, BC (2017/09/19)

Statement: National Inquiry announces Call for Submissions of artistic expression (2017/09/19) 

Public Notice: Community Hearings will take place September 26- 28 in Smithers, BC (2017/09/14)

National Inquiry to reschedule Montreal Expert Hearing (2017/09/14)

The Nuu-Chah-Nulth Tribal Council Hosts A Murdered And Missing Indigenous Women And Girls Gathering (2017/09/14)

Press Release: Chief Commissioners addresses CSFS AGM at Nadleh Whut'en First Nation (2017/09/08)

Media Advisory: Chief Commissioner Buller to address Carrier Sekani region at AGM (2017/09/07)

 

August 2017

Introducing the National Inquiry's new Logo  (2017/08/28)

Media Advisory: Press Conference with Chief Commissioner Marion Buller in Winnipeg (2017/08/23)

National Expert Hearing: Indigenous Law and Decolonizing Perspectives (2017/08/21)

 

July 2017

Important Information: The National Inquiry visits northern British Columbia (2017/07/17)

Announcement: Interim Executive Director  (2017/07/12)

Statement about the resignation of Marilyn Poitras (2017/07/11)

Press Release: The National Inquiry Announces Community Hearing Locations & Dates for Summer/Fall 2017! (2017/07/06)

 

June 2017

Press release from the National Inquiry and Missinak Community Shelter - Getting involved matters! (2017/06/21)

Statement from Marion Buller, Chief Commissioner (2017/08/06)

 

May 2017

Media Advisory: Press Conference with Chief Commissioner Marion Buller in Vancouver & Commissioner Michèle Audette in Quebec City - Announcement of Summer & Fall 2017 Schedule (2017/07/05)

 

Media Accreditation (2017/05/26)

Media Advisory: National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls Community Hearings in Whitehorse (2017/05/25)

Whitehorse Community Hearing Schedule (2017/05/25)

National Inquiry Response - Open Letter to Chief Commissioner Buller (2017/05/19)

Update from the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (2017/05/16)

MMIWG Staff in Yukon: Important information to all families and survivors in the Yukon (2017/05/10)

 

April 2017

Statement about regional advisory meetings postponed (2017/04/13)

 

 

 Getting Involved Matters: Read our Latest Newsletter (2017/04/06)

 

March 2017

Date to Apply for Standing Extended to April 18 (2017/03/31)

Commissioners hold Advisory Meeting in Vancouver (2017/03/06)

 

February 2017

Update on Family Advisory Circle Meeting (2017/02/23) 

Commissioners Meet with Family Advisory Circle (2017/02/20)

List of Organizations Present at Ottawa Meeting (2017/02/08)

 

January 2017

The National Inquiry held a Regional Advisory Meeting in Ottawa, Ontario (2017/01/26)

Notes from Meeting with National Indigenous Organizations, Ottawa (2017/01/26) 

The National Inquiry holds Regional Advisory Meetings in Wendake, Quebec (2017/01/19)

Susan Vella named as the Lead Commission Counsel (2017/01/18)