OAHS is a corporation with a mandate to provide safe and affordable housing to urban and rural First Nation, Inuit and Mtis people living off-reserve
Projects have been evenly distributed between on-reserve and off-reserve
in recent years, Davey said.
CAP bills itself as "the national voice representing the interests of Metis, status and non-status Indians, and southern Inuit Indigenous people living off-reserve
Caption: Cindy Blackstock of the First Nations and Family Caring Society won a complaint against a federal government policy that funds on-reserve child welfare at lower rates than off-reserve
Between the years 2005 and 2009 in Alberta, the rates of active TB among FN peoples living on-reserve were similar to those among FN peoples living off-reserve
, at 14.
All the three types of harvesting rights can be granted in both production forest reserves and off-reserve
Organizations such as Friendship Centres and Native Councils across Canada recognize membership, provide services to, advocate for, and represent urban, off-reserve
Blackstock is also executive director of the First Nations and Child and Family Caring Society of Canada, which is challenging the federal government to fund children on First Nations reserves at the same rate the government funds children off-reserve
There is some good news: young adults aged 20-24 at the time of the census who identified as North American Indian/First Nation and were living off-reserve
, and those who identified as Metis, had considerably lower rates of incomplete secondary studies in 2011 than at the time of the previous census in 2006.
1, giving authority for child and family services for both on- and off-reserve
residents to the La Ronge band.
Forty-three per cent of First Nations students off-reserve
and 60 per cent on-reserve do not graduate from high school.
This means a continuing focus on national parks and other protected areas as reservoirs of well-functioning ecosystems, but it also means an increasing emphasis on off-reserve