Feds to fiddle with First Nations' funding

May 2012
Eastern Door;5/11/2012, Vol. 21 Issue 18, p3
The article offers information on a new fiscal harmonization policy to be passed by Canada's Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada. It reports that the policy will change the current way of financial transfer to the First Nations governments and Inuit groups of Canada. It also states that the new policy may result in the government of Canada not following the 24 agreements signed with the aboriginal governments of the country.


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