Mi'kmaq

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Mi'k·maq

or Mic·mac  (mĭk′măk′)
n. pl. Mi'kmaq or Mi'k·maqs or Micmac or Mic·macs
1. A member of a Native American people inhabiting Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Maine, and the Gaspé Peninsula of Quebec.
2. The Algonquian language of the Micmac.
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The Mi'gmawei Mawiomi Secretariat, representing the three Mi'gmaq communities of the Gaspe region in Quebec, filed legal proceedings July 6 in a New Brunswick Court.
A 50-50 partnership between the three Mi'gmaq First Nations of Quebec and Innergex Renewable Energy Inc is the owner of the MU project.
Paul also worked for the Listuguj Mi'gmaq Government, as the Manager of Corporate Services successfully coordinating the launch of an economic development corporation for the Listuguj Mi'gmaq First Nation.
Peter Scott Vicaire is a member of the Listuguj Mi'gmaq First Nation in Quebec.
This is the story of a young Mi'gmaq girl whose name means "the light from the dawn.
Indigenizing the structural syllabus: The challenge of revitalizing Mi'gmaq in Listuguj.
It focuses on the property and resource rights of the Mi'gmaq peoples living on the Restigouche reserve in Quebec.
As an indigenous poet with Mi'gmaq roots, and Slavic relatives too, Sewell moves across the cultural borderlines that inhibit other people.
The complaints, against Judge Frank Barakett were lodged in October 2000 by the Assembly of First Nations, the Quebec Native Women's Association, Listuguj Mi'gmaq First Nations Government, the Native Women's Association of Canada, and the Secretariat of the Assembly of First Nations of Quebec and Labrador.
The coalition told the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board it supports the Innu, Maliseet and Mi'gmaq Alliance in their call for a 12-year moratorium on offshore oil and gas development in the gulf.
Buser stated that the support for this project received from the New Brunswick Government and the local community -- especially the CEP Union, Local 160 and the Listuguj Mi'gmaq First Nation -- will allow the use of the ALCELL(R) process in a mill that has been idle since 1991.
No images exist of the leader and Cote drew him based on drawings of other Mi'gmaq people at that time.