This week on Bamoseda: Friday, Dec. 17

Bamoseda, hosted by Jennifer Ashawasegai, is an Aboriginal news magazine radio program, which features national Aboriginal news, current affairs, features on community and culture, spotlights on entertainment and a cross section of musical genres from very talented artists in the Aboriginal community.

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The Assembly of First Nations should have policies around corporate sponsorship. One academic thinks there could be possible ethical concerns around an Enbridge hosted event.

Climate change and global warming issues are a reality in the country’s north. The vice-president of the Inuit Circumpolar Council in Canada isn’t too impressed with Canada’s position on the issue at the recent climate change talks in Cancun.

A Metis Constitution, Metis veteran recognition and land rights are the number one priorities for Clement Chartier who has just been re-elected President of the Metis National Council.

BC’s First Nations Fisheries Council is hoping that positive results of a recent survey will help bring government to the table to discuss fishing rights.

Osoyoos Band Chief Clarence Louie and Ruth Williams, CEO of All Nations Trust Company, have been named the newest inductees into the Aboriginal Business Hall of Fame.

MUSIC

Don Amero – “Fine Line” (CANCON)
Shane Anthony – “Whole world before me” (CANCON)
George Leach – “Indian Time” (CANCON)