All Eyes on Mi’kma’ki – Lobster Fishery Teach-In

All Eyes on Mi’kma’ki – Lobster Fishery Teach-In Thursday, Dec. 17 at 7:00pm Please join us for an online teach in about the history of the lobster fishery in Mi’kma’ki. We will discuss histories of treaties, conservation, licensing, and the Marshall Decision. Featuring expertise from: Dr. Colin Curry, Fisheries Biologist, Wolastoquey Nation, on conservation

Employment Opportunity: Public Relations Intern at Porter O’Brien

Porter O’Brien (The Porter O’Brien Agency Inc.) is hiring a public relations intern. This is a compensated, entry-level position and it is shared with Porter O’Brien clients the Wolastoqey Nation in New Brunswick and the Wolastoqey Tribal Council Inc.

Wolastoqey demand legislators force action from Higgs government

FREDERICTON (Nov. 16, 2020) – Wolastoqey leaders are troubled by thesilence and indifference they are receiving from the Higgs government. Two months since the last election, neither the premier nor his minister responsible have made any contact with them. They are calling on MLAsto force action to end systemic racism. “Mr. Higgs’ first action after

Aboriginal title summary

The six Wolastoqey communities in New Brunswick today filed a notice to take the federal and provincial governments to court to recognize Aboriginal title to our land in and around the Wolastoq (St. John River) and its watershed. We never surrendered these lands and the Crown recognized our ownership of these lands in treaties they