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 AFOA Canada is Hiring a Manager of Marketing & Communications (2018-12-11) 
   

AFOA Canada is Hiring a Manager of Marketing & Communications

AFOA Canada is looking for an energetic candidate to develop and direct the implementation of marketing and communication strategies of AFOA Canada. This is a full-time permanent position at the AFOA Canada office in Ottawa, Ontario.  Read the Job Description

Deadline: January 22, 2019 or until filled
Apply by email to sroundpoint@afoa.ca or by fax to 613-722-5543


 Update on the the Current Status of the Joint Advisory Committee on Fiscal Relations (2018-12-11) 
   


Update on the Current Status of the Joint Advisory Committee on Fiscal Relations

The Government of Canada is working with First Nations and has established an advisory committee and Technical Working Groups to provide guidance and recommendations on a new fiscal relationship. It is expected that this engagement process would result in refined options related to predictability, sufficiency, and mutual accountability.  AFOA Canada is pleased to provide you with an update on the current status of the Technical Working Groups in the form of a Management Brief as there will be changes to the Fiscal Relationship between the federal Government and First Nations communities across Canada, a funding mechanism that will be made available as early as April 1, 2019 to First Nations that provide a written request and that meet the eligibility requirements. Read the full Management Brief


 AFOA Canada Begins New Certified Indigenous Leadership Program (CIL) (2018-12-11) 
   


AFOA Canada Begins New Certified Indigenous Leadership Program (CIL)

 This 8-day Program is delivered in four two-day sessions that will enhance the knowledge, skill and professional development of elected officials.
 
CIL competencies are divided into the following themes:
Setting Vision & Strategy
Leadership
Effective Governance
Decisions, Overseeing Change & Risk Oversight
Values & Ethical Behaviour
Communication, Collaboration & Partnerships
Essentials of Financial Oversight
Legislation, Legal & Regulatory Awareness

For more information, visit the CIL page on the AFOA Canada website or contact Patricia Debassige toll free at (866) 722-2362, ext. 105. 

 New ILC Scholarships Available for CAPA & CAFM Online Courses (2018-12-11) 
   


New ILC Scholarships Available for CAPA & CAFM Online Courses

The Indigenous Learning Centre is now accepting applications for scholarships for CAPA and CAFM Online Winter Courses (February 4 to May 17.) The scholarships are intended to offset full registration costs for AFOA Canada courses and help qualified candidates who do not have the financial resources required to enroll in AFOA Canada courses. Please note, applicants do not have to an AFOA Canada member to apply for an ILC Professional Development Scholarship. For more information please visit the ILC Professional Development Scholarship Page.

Deadline for Applications:  Friday, November 30, 2018 @ 3 pm (EDT)

Review the Scholarship Application Guidelines.
Download the Application Form 


 Opportunity for Writers/Advertisers in JAM 24 (2018-12-11) 
   


Opportunity for Writers/Advertisers in JAM 24

 
 
  
 
 
 
 
AFOA Canada is seeking writers and advertisers for the 24th edition of the Journal of Aboriginal Management. This edition's theme will focus on "Inclusive Growth." For more information please visit our JAM page.

I want to write for JAM
I want to advertise in JAM

Confirmation Deadline: November 28, 2018.
Material Deadline: December 14, 2018.