The Grand Council of the Crees

GCC Archive (All Records)

Statement by Grand Chief Ted Moses, February 15, 2000
Statement By Ted Moses, Grand Chief of the Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee)

Bill 136: Cree Oral Presentation to the National Assembly
Bill 136: Cree Presentation to the National Assembly

Bill 136 Violation of Cree Rights
Bill 136 constitutes an "open, determined and systematic violation" of Cree rights

Great Whale Environmental Assessment
Great Whale Environmental Assessment Community Consultation: Final Report For Chisasibi Volume 1

Great Whale Environmental Assessment
Great Whale Environmental Assessment Community Consultation: Final Report For Chisasibi Volume 1

Great Whale Environmental Assessment
Great Whale Environmental Assessment Community Consultation: Final Report For Chisasibi Volume 1

Great Whale Conformity Report
Environment Guidelines and conformity report, Great Whale

Crees and Trees: An Introduction
Introduction

Crees and Trees: An Introduction
Impact of Forest Activity on the Crees Subsistence, A Fundamental Right

Crees Target Canadian Trade Talks on Forestry
Media Advisory

Great Whale Environmental Assessment: General Impacts
General Impacts

Great Whale Environmental Assessment: Impact on animals
Disturbance/contamination of animals

Great Whale Environmental Assessment: Impact on birds
Impact on birds

Great Whale Environmental Assessment: Impact on fish
Impact on fish

Great Whale Environmental Assessment: Impact on flora, trees, herbs
Impact on flora, trees, herbs

Great Whale Environmental Assessment: Impact on Land, Water, Weather
Impact on land, water, weather

Great Whale Environmental Assessment: Impact on Eastmain estuary
Impact on Eastmain estuary

Great Whale Environmental Assessment: Impact of Construction Areas
EM 8. Impact of construction areas

Crees Call On Abitibi Consolidated to Respect New Regime
Crees Call On Abitibi Consolidated to Respect the New Regime for Forest Management in James Bay Quebec

Crees Place Advertisement in Washington Paper
Press Release: Crees Place Advertisement in Washington Newspaper

Forestry Case Chronology
Forestry Case Chronology from 1998 to 2000

Aboriginal Perspective on Canada's Progress Towards Meeting..
AN ABORIGINAL PERSPECTIVE ON CANADA'S PROGRESS TOWARD MEETING ITS NATIONAL COMMITMENTS TO IMPROVE ABORIGINAL PARTICIPATION IN SUSTAINABLE FOREST MANAGEMENT

Press Release, February 15, 2000
RICHARD DESJARDINS AND OTHER ENVIRONMENTAL GROUPS JOIN THE CREES IN CALLING FOR A MORATORIUM ON FORESTRY PLANS

Judge Hammers Quebec Over Forestry
Judge Hammers Quebec over Forestry (Reprinted from The Nation)

Quebec Walks Away From Negotiation With Cree
Quebec Walks Away from Negotiations with Crees on Forestry and on the Implementation of the James Bay and Northern Quebec Agreement Press Release

Nishnawbe Aski Nation and GCC Support Each Other
NISHNAWBE ASKI NATION AND GRAND COUNCIL OF CREES SUPPORT EACH OTHER IN SOFTWOOD LUMBER DISPUTE

No Agreement in Forestry Case
Crees and Quebec Talks but no Agreement Signed To Withdraw from Court

National Cheif Urges US Softwood Lumber Negotiator
National Chief Urges U.S. Softwood Lumber Negotiator to Visit Canada

Overview of Softwood Trade Issue Relating to First Nations
Brief overview of the Canada/U.S. Softwood Trade Issue and its Relationship to First Nations in B.C., Ontario and Quebec

Supreme Court Refuses Leave to Appeal on Forestry
The Supreme Court of Canada refuses leave to appeal on forestry: Crees go to the United Nations

Crees Meet With US Trade Representatives on Forestry Devestation
CREES MEET WITH U.S. TRADE REPRESENTATIVES ON QUEBEC FORESTRY DEVASTATION Press Release

Quebec Forestry Practices Violate Cree Rights
Quebec Forestry Practices Violate Cree Rights

Cree Legal Struggle Against the Great Whale Project
Cree Legal Struggle Against Great Whale Project

Social Impact on the Crees of James Bay Project
SOCIAL IMPACT ON THE CREES OF JAMES BAY PROJECT

Justice Flawed By Racism
Justice Flawed by Racism

Submission to the Standing Committee on Natural Resources..
Submission to the Standing Committee on Natural Resources and Government Operations

Overview of the "Report of the Working Group on the Impact..."
Overview of the: "Report of the Working Group On The Impact of The Presence of Hydro- Quebec in the North of Quebec"

Joint Cree Statement to the World Commission on Dams
Joint Cree Statement to the World Commission on Dams

Submission Concerning Hydro-Qu?bec's Proposal
Submission Concerning Hydro-Qu?bec's Proposal

Submission to Subcommittee
The following is an exert is from a submission made to The Subcommittee on Boreal Forest of the Standing Senate Committee on Agriculture and Forestry. It was given by Jacques Carrette on behalf of the Canadian Forest Service.

Submission to the Standing Committee on Environment...
SUBMISSION OF THE GRAND COUNCIL OF THE CREES (EEYOU ASTCHEE)/ CREE REGIONAL AUTHORITY TO THE STANDING COMMITTEE ON ENVIRONMENT AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT RELATING TO BILL C-65 AN ACT RESPECTING THE PROTECTION OF WILDLIFE SPECIES IN CANADA FROM EXTIRPATION OR EXTINCTION

Summary: Canada Tries to Shut Out Citizens From Trade Dispute
Natural Resources Defense Council * Northwest Ecosystem Alliance Defenders of Wildlife * Grand Council of the Cree * Interior Alliance SUMMARY Canada Tries to Shut Out Citizens From Trade Dispute: Environmental Groups and First Nations Fight Back

Great Whale Environmental Assessment: Volume 1
Great Whale Environmental Assessment Community Consultation: Final Report For Whapmagoostui Volume 1

Great Whale Environmental Assessment: Volume 1
Great Whale Environmental Assessment Community Consultation: Final Report For Chisasibi Volume 1

Great Whale Environmental Assessment: Volume 1
Great Whale Environmental Assessment Community Consultation: Final Report For Whapmagoostui Volume 1

Cree Agenda Becomes Part of Federal Election
Cree Agenda Becomes Part of Federal Election

Cree and Canada Launch Round Table
James Bay Cree Nation and Canada launch round table

Press Release: Cree Grand Chief Ted Moses Calls on Canada to Break...
Cree Grand Chief Ted Moses Calls on Canada to Break with its Old Colonial Aboriginal Thinking

News: 7 Generations Aboriginal Business Intelligence Luncheon - Dr. Ted Moses
7 Generations Aboriginal Business Intelligence Luncheon

news: July 16: Val D'or Chamber of Commerce - Dr. Ted Moses
VAL D'OR CHAMBER OF COMMERCE STATEMENT BY GRAND CHIEF DR. TED MOSES GRAND COUNCIL OF THE CREES (EEYOU ISTCHEE)

news: Gateway to Building Economic Channels - Dr. Ted Moses
Gateway to Building Economic Channels" Val d'Or Congress Centre 4th to the 6th of June 2002

news: Senate Committees and Private Legislation Directorate - Romeo Saganash
SENATE COMMITTEES AND PRIVATE LEGISLATION DIRECTORATE

IN THE MATTER OF Section 53 of the Supreme Court Act, R.S.C. 1985, Chap. S-26
IN THE MATTER OF Section 53 of the Supreme Court Act, R.S.C. 1985, Chap. S-26 FACTUM OF THE INTERVENER GRAND COUNCIL OF THE CREES (EEYOU ESTCHEE) - REPLY TO FACTUM OF AMICUS CURIAE

Mario Lord et al. v. The Attorney General of Quebec et al.
Mario Lord et al. v. The Attorney General of Quebec et al. Cree Forestry Litigation Checklist of Positions taken in the Proceedings by Plaintiffs

Background to Cree Involvement in the UN Declaration...
Background to Cree involvement in the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Briefing by Ambassador Ted Moses on Indigenous Issues
Briefing by Ambassador Ted Moses on Indigenous Issues for the Heads of Foreign Posts External Affairs, Canada

Indigenous Issues
Commission on Human Rights Fifty-sixth session Geneva, 20 March - 28 April 2000 Item 15 of the Agenda INDIGENOUS ISSUES Statement on the creation of a Permanent Forum for Indigenous Peoples Grand Chief Dr. Ted Moses on behalf of the Grand Council of the Crees, an organization in consultative status with ECOSOC

Crees and the Draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
The Crees and the Draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous peoples

GCC Submission on Discrimination Against Indigenous Peoples
Grand Council submission on discrimination against indigenous peoples

International Activities of the Crees
International Activities of the Crees

Invoking International Law
"Invoking International Law" Ted Moses

Pushed to the Edge of Extension
"Pushed to the Edge of Extension" 24 Page Brief Released Today

The Systematic Dispossession of Aboriginal Peoples in Canada
"RECITING THE SYMPTOMS, IGNORING THE CAUSE: THE SYSTEMATIC DISPOSSESSION OF ABORIGINAL PEOPLES IN CANADA" A RESPONSE TO THE GOVERNMENT OF CANADA?S THIRD PERIODIC REPORT ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE INTERNATIONAL COVENANT ON ECONOMIC, SOCIAL AND CULTURAL RIGHTS SUBMISSION OF THE GRAND COUNCIL OF THE CREES (EEYOU ISTCHEE) TO THE COMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC SOCIAL AND CULTURAL RIGHTS

The Rights and Reality of Aboriginal Peoples, March 1992
Speech of Ted Moses Ambassador of the Cree Nation to the Australian Museum on the Future of Austrialia's Dreaming: The Rights and Reality of Aboriginal Peoples

Ted Moses Speaks to the World Conference on Human Rights, Vienna
Statement by Ambassador Ted Moses on behalf of the indigenous peoples of the North American Region to the World Conference on Human Rights, Vienna, June 14-25, 1993

United Nations Draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
United Nations Draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Plain language version(prepared by the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission, Canberra, Australia)

Who are the World's Indigenous Peoples?
Who are the World's Indigenous Peoples?

European Tour 2002
European Tour 2002 : NOTES FOR A SPEECH BY GRAND CHIEF DR. TED MOSES, O.Q. GRAND COUNCIL OF THE CREES (EEYOU ISTCHEE) EUROPEAN TOUR, NOVEMBER 2002.

Submission of the Grand Council of the Crees
Submission of the Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee) And the Cree Regional Authority To la Commission de l?am?nagement du territoire de l?Assembl?e nationale sur l??tude globale du d?veloppement de la r?gion Nord-du-Qu?bec [ The Commision on Territorial Management of the National Assembly on The Global Study of the Development of the Region of Northern Quebec ]

Whapmagoostui Takes Anti-Hydro Case to New England
WHAPMAGOOSTUI TAKES ANTI-HYDRO CASE TO NEW ENGLAND By William Nicolls (This article is reproduced with the kind permission of The Nation, Montreal)

Bill 99
BILL 99 : A SOVEREIGN ACT OF DISPOSSESSION, DISHONOUR AND DISGRACE BRIEF OF THE GRAND COUNCIL OF THE CREES (EEYOU ISTCHEE) TO THE QU?BEC NATIONAL ASSEMBLY COMMITTEE ON INSTITUTIONS

Submission to la Commussion de l?am?nagement du territoire...
Submission of the Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee)And the Cree Regional Authority To la Commission de l?am?nagement du territoire de l?Assembl?e nationale sur l??tude globale du d?veloppement de la r?gion Nord-du-Qu?bec [ The Commision on Territorial Management of the National Assembly on The Global Study of the Development of the Region of Northern Quebec ] Quebec

Role of the Canadian Courts in Aboriginal Rights
Role of the Canadian Courts in Aboriginal Rights

The death of a River ???
Subject: The death of a River ??? Date: Tue, 15 Sep 1998 16:56:18 -0400 From: Robert Bernard Organization: maison To: cree@gcc.ca

Banquet Address by Grand Chief Dr. Ted Moses
BANQUET ADDRESS BY THE GRAND CHIEF OF THE GRAND COUNCIL OF THE CREES (EEYOU ISTCHEE) DR. TED MOSES ON THE OPENING OF THE HEMODIALYSIS UNIT IN CHIBOUGAMOU, QUEBEC

Cree Agenda Becomes Part of Federal Election
Cree Agenda Becomes Part of Federal Election

Hydro Won't Release Emergency Plans
Hydro Won't Release Emergency Plans By Alex Roslin (The following article is reproduced with the kind permission of The Nation, Montreal).

Quebec Agrees to Negotiate, Kidnap Crees First But "Negotiate"
Quebec Agrees to Negotiate, Kidnap Crees First But "Negotiate"

Presentation to the Standing Committee of Parliament
Presentation to the Standing Committee of Parliament on Aboriginal Affairs by the Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee) April 30, 1998 Economic Development Under the James Bay and Northern Quebec Agreement

Questions to Supreme Court Reference to Quebec Secession
Questions to Supreme Court Reference to Quebec Secession

Report on the Future Orientation of the James Bay Native Dev. Corp.
REPORT ON THE FUTURE ORIENTATION OF THE JAMES BAY NATIVE DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION

Alexa McDonough's "Civil War" Scare Mongering
Stop scare mongering, Alexa, stick to the facts!

Submission to the Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs on Housing..
Submission of the Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee) to the Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs on Housing and Community Infrastructure

Supreme Court Reference on Quebec Secession
Supreme Court Reference on Quebec Secession

Supreme Court of Canada Confirms Cree Positions on Unilateral Secession
SUPREME COURT OF CANADA CONFIRMS CREE POSITION ON UNILATERAL SECESSION

50 Percent Plus One Vote Insufficient
50 Percent Plus One Vote Insufficient

Violation of Democratic Principles Reflected in Water Policy
"Quebec Government?s Violation of Democratic Principles Reflected in Quebec Water Policy": Grand Chief Ted Moses at the Quebec Commission on Water Management

Sovereign Injustice Acknowledgements
Sovereign Injustice Acknowledgements

Sovereign Injustice Authorities
Sovereign Injustice Authorities

Sovereign Injustice Conclusions and Recommendations
Sovereign Injustice Conclusions and Recommendations

Sovereign Injustice Introduction
Sovereign Injustice Introduction

Sovereign Injustice Table of Contents
Sovereign Injustice Table of Contents

A Message Regarding the Rights of the Crees
A Message Regarding the Rights of the Crees

Section 1, Sovereign Injustice - Grand Council of the Crees
1. Who Are "People" with the Right to Self-determination

Section 2, Sovereign Injustice - Grand Council of the Crees
2. Self-Determination and the Right to Secede

Section 3, Sovereign Injustice - Grand Council of the Crees
3. Qu?bec's Secession Attempt ? On What Basis is it Justifiable?

Section 4, Sovereign Injustice - Grand Council of the Crees
4. Effective Control and the Use of Force

Section 5, Sovereign Injustice - Grand Council of the Crees
5. Boundary Issues in the Context of Qu?bec Secession

Section 6, Sovereign Injustice - Grand Council of the Crees
6. Qu?bec "Territorial Integrity" - Unilaterally Imposed on Aboriginal Peoples

Section 7, Sovereign Injustice - Grand Council of the Crees
7. Analysis of Five-expert Study Commissioned by Qu?bec National Assembly

Section 8, Sovereign Injustice - Grand Council of the Crees
8. Relevance of the James Bay and Northern Quebec Agreement

Section 9, Sovereign Injustice - Grand Council of the Crees
9. Québec's 1995 Referendum on Independence

Section 10, Sovereign Injustice - Grand Council of the Crees
10. Fiduciary Responsibilities of Governments in the Context of Qu?bec Secession

Section 11, Sovereign Injustice - Grand Council of the Crees
11 Responsibilities of the International Community in the Aboriginal/Qu?bec Context

Section 12, Sovereign Injustice - Grand Council of the Crees
12 Potential Impacts of Qu?bec Secession on Aboriginal People

Section 13, Sovereign Injustice - Grand Council of the Crees
13 Academic Literature on Secession: Serious Shortcomings Affecting Aboriginal Peoples

Section 14, Sovereign Injustice - Grand Council of the Crees
14. Summary of Double Standards, Inconsistencies and Discrimination by Separatists

The Fire of Nemaska
The Fire of Nemaska - Five Days in July by Chief George Wapachee

Judge Who Decided in Favour of the Crees Threatened With Removal
Quebec, Canada and the Forestry Companies Threaten to Have Judge Removed Who Decided in Favour of the Crees

Cree Nation initiating interlocutory Injunction procedures related to forestry activities in Northern Quebec
Cree Nation initiating interlocutory Injunction

The Honorable Richard Nadeau Rendered a Judgment
The Honorable Richard Nadeau Rendered a Judgment on July 10, 2001 in the Lord, Kitchen and Moses Proceedings

Proceedings in the Cree Forestry Case Continue Before Justice Croteau
Proceedings in the Cree Forestry Case Continue Before Justice Croteau

Quebec Superior Court: Cree Rights in the JBNQA Limit Sovreignty of Canada?:
Cree Rights in the James Bay and Northern Quebec Agreement Limit the Sovreignty of Canada?: Quebec Superior Court

Court Declares Foresty Regime in James Bay Territory Unconstitutional, Inoperative
The Qu?bec Superior Court Declares the Foresty Regime in the James Bay Territory Unconstitutional and Inoperative

Letter Sent to Grand Chief, Grand Chief's Response
Letter Sent to Grand Chief from Guy Chevrette, Miinister of Transport, Minister delagated to Aboriginal Affairs, Minister responsible for Wildlife and Parks

Analysis of the Superior Court Judgement
Analysis of the Superior Court Judgement

Agreement Respecting Disputes and a Dispute Resolution Committee
Agreement Respecting Disputes and a Dispute Resolution Committee

Principal Trades for Construction: Eastmain-1 / A Powerhouse and Rupert Diversion
Principal Trades for Construction: Eastmain-1 / A Powerhouse and Rupert Diversion Possibilities for Cree Employment Totality of Contracts Potential Annual Distribution of Cree Workforce Employment (by person-year and job category)

Growing crisis over wealth-sharing from resources on Cree lands concerns Annual General Assembly

Cree Regional Authority: Cree Culture and Language
The Mandate Fulfilled

Cree Regional Authority: Cree Culture and Language
The Road Ahead

Language Conference: Summary of the Main Recommendations Arising from the Cree Language and Culture Conference

Language Conference: Report of the Cree Language and Culture Conference - Oujé Bougougmou

Cree Regional Authority: Department of Economic Development

Cree Regional Authority: Department of Economic Development: Cree Regional Economic Enterprises Co. (CREECO)
Cree Regional Economic Enterprises Co. (CREECO)

Annual report of the Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee) 1998

Forestry Working Group Annual Report 1998-99

Integrating Conflict Management Considerations into National Policy Frameworks

ANNUAL ACTIVITY REPORT, 2001-2002
Submitted by Ginette Lajoie, M.Sc. Environment Coordinator/Analyst

Muskuuchii: More than a mountain

Presentation to the NAFA/Forest Stewardship Council's Meeting on Principle 3

BOUMHOUNAN AGREEMENT
BOUMHOUNAN AGREEMENT

Principal Trades for Construction: EASTMAIN-1 / A POWERHOUSE AND RUPERT DIVERSION
Possibilities for Cree Employment

EEYOU APATISIIWIN NISKAMON: CREE EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT
ENTENTE CONCERNANT L'EMPLOI DES CRIS

Agreement on the Decommissioning of Hydro-Quebec/SEBJ "work sites"
Or installations no longer in service

Mercury Agreement

NADOSHTIN AGREEMENT

WASKAGANISH TRANSMISSION LINE AGREEMENT
WASKAGANISH TRANSMISSION LINE AGREEMENT

WHAPMAGOOSTUI TRANSMISSION LINE AGREEMENT
WHAPMAGOOSTUI TRANSMISSION LINE AGREEMENT

Introduction: Tourism and Crafts
We Live and Work on Our Lands: Eeyou Istchee

General Info on CHRD Programs, Services and Initiatives

Cree Regional Economic Enterprises Co. (CREECO)
Cree Regional Economic Enterprises Co. (CREECO)

CREE NATION YOUTH COUNCIL: ANNUAL REPORT 1997/1998

JAMES BAY CREE COMMUNICATIONS SOCIETY
Annual Report 1997-1998

Cree Businesses by Occupation

Board of Compensation
Board of Compensation

AIR CREEBEC
Since 1982

AG/RES. 2029 (XXXIV-O/04) AMERICAN DECLARATION ON THE RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES
(Adopted at the fourth plenary session held on June 8, 2004)

This Article Has Been Moved
This Article Has Been Moved

EEYOU APATISIIWIN NISKAMON CREE EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT ENTENTE CONCERNANT L'EMPLOI DES CRIS

MERCURY AGREEMENT (2001)

NADOSHTIN AGREEMENT
ENTENTE NADOSHTIN - NADOSHTIN NISKAMON - NADOSHTIN AGREEMENT

WHAPMAGOOSTUI TRANSMISSION LINE AGREEMENT

WASKAGANISH TRANSMISSION LINE AGREEMENT

Agreement on the Decommissioning of Hydro-Quebec/SEBJ "work sites" or installations no longer in service

Principal Trades for Construction: EASTMAIN-1 / A POWERHOUSE AND RUPERT DIVERSION: Possibilities for Cree Employment Chart
TOTALITY OF CONTRACTS: Potential Annual Distribution of Cree Workforce Employment

Agreement in Principle: Final Version 3 Draft
FOR DISCUSSION ONLY WITHOUT PREJUDICE

Principles and Priorities on Areas of Investment
Paix des Braves Funds

Allocation of 2002/03 payment from Cree Quebec New Relationship Agreement

Letter to Ashley Iserhoff President of the James Bay Cree Youth Council

Agreement Concerning Mineral Resources Development in the James Bay Region

The Editor of the National Post

Statement By Grand Chief Dr. Ted Moses to the AIEQ
A New Relationship With Quebec

Address By Grand Chief Dr. Ted Moses: The 11th of November is a Cree Holiday
The 11th of November is a Cree Holiday

Referendum Results

Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee)/Cree Regional Authority
Update Community Consultation on Cree Quebec Agreement

Speaking Notes for Grand Chief Matthew Coon Come Centre for Strategic and International Studies, Washington, September 19 1994
The status and rights of the James Bay Crees in the context of Quebec secession from Canada - CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY

TESTIMONY BY GRAND CHIEF MATTHEW COON COME of the Grand Council of the Crees (of Quebec)
JOINT ENERGY COMMITTEE, State House, Boston MA

Statement of grand chief Matthew Coon Come
Given at State House, Augusta, Maine

Energy Issues
Energy Issues

Haida Nation v. British Columbia (Minister of Forests) (Espa?ol)
RESUMEN

Haida Nation v. British Columbia (Minister of Forests)
A SUMMARY

Taku River Tlingit First Nation v. British Columbia (Project Assessment Director) (Espa?ol)
RESUMEN

Taku River Tlingit First Nation v. British Columbia (Project Assessment Director)
A SUMMARY

Special Rapporteur Rodolfo Stavenhagen
Remarks by Romeo Saganash during the visit of Special Rapporteur Rodolfo Stavenhagen

Resolving Past Differences
THE JAMES BAY CREES AND HYDRO-QUÉBEC RESOLVE THEIR PAST DIFFERENCES BY SIGNING AN HISTORICAL AGREEMENT

Ceremony Commemorating the Signing of the Agreement...
Remarks of Grand Chief Dr. Ted Moses at the Ceremony Commemorating the Signing of the Agreement

International Human Rights Successes
International Human Rights Successes

Letter to Prime Minister Tony Blair

Final Allocation for Commitment Undertakings 2004

Eenou Eeyou L.P. Approved Schedule of Capital Distributions 2004/2005

Key Note Presentation of Grand Chief Dr. Ted Moses to the IAIA
To the International Association of Impact Assessment Vancouver, April 26, 2004

A Short Description of the Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee) / Cree Regional Authority
Details the legal positions, responsibilities, structure and some history of the GCC(EI) and CRA.

Not Just One More River
Notes on the "One More River" Film

Grand Chief Dr. Ted Moses sends letter to The Right Honourable Tony Blair, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Grand Chief Dr. Ted Moses sends letter to The Right Honourable Tony Blair, M.P., Prime Minister in response to U.N. Working Group on the draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Concerns with UK positions.

The United Nations General Assembly has formally approved the "Second International Decade of the World's Indigenous People"

Letter of reply from Judith Mann from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, London, England in response to Grand Chief Dr. Ted Moses' letter

Romeo Saganash and Paul Joffe address the Oxford Amnesty Lectures (OAL) at Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford, on Indigenous Peoples and International Human Rights Eliminating State Discrimination
Eliminating State Discrimination

Indigenous Peoples and International Human Rights
Romeo Saganash, Director of Québec and International Relations for the Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee)

UK Human Rights Policies 'Abhorrent and Shameful'

Urgent Call to Defend the Rights of Indigenous Peoples - Grand Council and Inuit Circumpolar Conference refute call by International Indian Treaty Council to suspend Indigenous rights standard-setting process at UN for up to three years
Urgent Call to Defend the Rights of Indigenous Peoples - Grand Council and Inuit Circumpolar Conference refute call by International Indian Treaty Council to suspend Indigenous rights standard-setting process at UN for up to three years

"Canada ranked low in UN native report"
"Canada ranked low in UN native report"

RE: U.N. Working Group on the draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples ? Response to FCO Letter of January 13, 2005
RE: U.N. Working Group on the draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples ? Response to FCO Letter of January 13, 2005

Grand Chief Dr. Ted Moses' presentation for the visit of Minister Mulcair and Minister Corbeil to the community of Ouje Bougoumou
Grand Chief Dr. Ted Moses' presentation for the visit of Minister Mulcair and Minister Corbeil to the community of Ouje Bougoumou

Presentation of Grand Chief Dr. Ted Moses to the IAIA 05 Conference ? Theme Forum: Transparency in Decision-Making in Impact Assessment
Presentation of Grand Chief Dr. Ted Moses to the IAIA 05 Conference ? Theme Forum: Transparency in Decision-Making in Impact Assessment

Grand Chief Dr. Ted Moses On the Occasion of the Graduation Of the First 10 Graduates of the Hydro Quebec ? Cree Program for the Training of Cree Candidates in the Operation of Hydro Electric Facilities
Grand Chief Dr. Ted Moses On the Occasion of the Graduation Of the First 10 Graduates of the Hydro Quebec ? Cree Program for the Training of Cree Candidates in the Operation of Hydro Electric Facilities

Urgente necesidad de mejora del proceso de elaboraci?n de normas de las Naciones Unidas sobre los derechos humanos de los Pueblos Ind?genas
Urgente necesidad de mejora del proceso de elaboraci?n de normas de las Naciones Unidas sobre los derechos humanos de los Pueblos Ind?genas

Urgent Need to Improve the U.N. Standard-Setting Process on Indigenous Peoples? Human Rights: Addressing the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, Fourth Session, in New York
Urgent Need to Improve the U.N. Standard-Setting Process on Indigenous Peoples? Human Rights: Addressing the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, Fourth Session, in New York

Specific Agreement With the Cree Regional Authority on Tourism Development in the Nord-du-Quebec Tourism Region
Tourism Opportunities for the Eenouch of Eeyou Istchee

Principle of Democracy in International Law
Potentially Favourable Uses in the Global Indigenous Context

Principio de Democracia en el Derecho Internacional
Usos Potencialmente Favorables en el Contexto Ind?gena Mundial

Golden Valley Mines: Discovery of Gold-Copper Mineralization on the Cheechoo Project, James Bay, Quebec
Golden Valley Mines: Discovery of Gold-Copper Mineralization on the Cheechoo Project, James Bay, Quebec

SIRIOS Increases Opinaca Nord in the Eleonore Area
SIRIOS Increases Opinaca Nord in the Eleonore Area

DIOS: Exploration Update On Hotish Property, Northern Quebec
DIOS: Exploration Update On Hotish Property, Northern Quebec

Golden Valley Mines: Cheechoo Project Exploration Results, Abitibi Program Update, Flow-Through Private Placement Announced
Golden Valley Mines: Cheechoo Project Exploration Results, Abitibi Program Update, Flow-Through Private Placement Announced

Golden Valley Mines Ltd.: James Bay Cheechoo Gold Project and Abitibi 2006 Field Exploration Updates

Signing of an Outline for an Agreement Between the Government of Canada and the Crees of Quebec

Public Notice: Election for Office
Grand Chief/ Chairperson and Deputy Grand Chief/ Vice-Chairperson of the Grand Council of the Crees of Eeyou Istchee and the Cree Regional Authority

A letter by Weemish Petagumskum sent to the editor of the Nation magazine, discussing the James Bay and Northern Quebec Agreement
A letter by Weemish Petagumskum sent to the editor of the Nation magazine, discussing the James Bay and Northern Quebec Agreement

George Wapachee responds to the Montreal Gazette's article, "A river runs through it: Water and Power: Politics of a Deal", printed August 13th, 2005
George Wapachee responds to the Montreal Gazette's article, "A river runs through it: Water and Power: Politics of a Deal", printed August 13th, 2005

Address by Grand Chief Dr. Ted Moses to the Saah Winn Hen Gathering ("Understanding the meaning of life") Chisasibi
Address by Grand Chief Dr. Ted Moses to the Saah Winn Hen Gathering ("Understanding the meaning of life") Chisasibi

Grand Chief Dr. Ted Moses' address at the Cree Nation Annual General Assembly in Waswanipi
Grand Chief Dr. Ted Moses' address at the Cree Nation Annual General Assembly in Waswanipi

Certification of GCC(EI)/ CRA Election Results
Certification of GCC(EI)/ CRA Election Results

Public Notice: Certification of Results of Recount for Deputy Grand Chief Position
Public Notice: Certification of Results of Recount for Deputy Grand Chief Position

Public Notice: Elections for the Office of Grand Chief/ Chairperson and Deputy Grand Chief/ Vice-Chairperson of the Grand Council of the Crees of Eeyou Istchee and the Cree Regional Authority
Public Notice: Elections for the Office of Grand Chief/ Chairperson and Deputy Grand Chief/ Vice-Chairperson of the Grand Council of the Crees of Eeyou Istchee and the Cree Regional Authority

Certification of GCC(EI)/ CRA Election Results (Second Ballot)
Certification of GCC(EI)/ CRA Election Results (Second Ballot)

Grand Chief Mukash and Minister Kelley Reaffirm their Commitment to Working Together
Grand Chief Mukash and Minister Kelley Reaffirm their Commitment to Working Together

Waskaganish Results of Elections
Waskaganish Results of Elections

Wemindji Results of Elections
Wemindji Results of Elections

Eastmain Results of Elections
Eastmain Results of Elections

The Government of Quebec congratulates Mr. Matthew Mukash, the new grand chief of the Grand Council of the Crees, and underscores the exceptional contribution of Mr. Ted Moses, the outgoing grand chief
The Government of Quebec congratulates Mr. Matthew Mukash, the new grand chief of the Grand Council of the Crees, and underscores the exceptional contribution of Mr. Ted Moses, the outgoing grand chief

The Grand Council of the Crees Responds to Controversy on Burnt Wood
The Grand Council of the Crees Responds to Controversy on Burnt Wood

Inauguration Speech by Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff, Delivered at Chisasibi, Quebec
Inauguration Speech by Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff, Delivered at Chisasibi, Quebec

Inauguration Speech by Grand Chief Matthew Mukash, Delivered at Chisasibi, Quebec
Inauguration Speech by Grand Chief Matthew Mukash, Delivered at Chisasibi, Quebec

Aboriginal Peoples? Rights under Canada?s Constitution and International Law: Progressive Developments Since 1982
Aboriginal Peoples? Rights under Canada?s Constitution and International Law: Progressive Developments Since 1982

The Cree Nation of Eeyou Istchee Congratulates the Nunavik Inuit and Canada on Offshore Agreement
The Cree Nation of Eeyou Istchee Congratulates the Nunavik Inuit and Canada on Offshore Agreement

CBC North-Quebec Wants to Hear Your Stories About Addiction
CBC North-Quebec Wants to Hear Your Stories About Addiction

Moving Forward Towards Governance
Moving Forward Towards Governance

Hydroelectric megaproject Charest abandons Great Whale again
Hydroelectric megaproject Charest abandons Great Whale again

Environmental Assessment: Ottawa Evicted From Cree Territory
Environmental Assessment: Ottawa Evicted From Cree Territory

Update on the Residential School Settlement

Residential School Settlement Update Bulletin #2

Radio-Canada Abitibi: Eastmain 1-A Project Crees sounding the alarm

Eastmain-1-A-Sarcelle-Rupert / Crees / Sierra Club of Canada
Rupert River powerhouses to be built, says Charest

CREE TRAPPERS' ASSOCIATION EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE RESOLUTION NO # 2006-08-31-1

Residential School Update Bulletin #3

Residential School Settlement Update Bulletin #4

Commemorating the Abolition of the Slave Trade
The Right to Truth and Duty of Memory

Residential Schools Bulletin # 5
Residential Schools Bulletin # 5

Residential Schools Bulletin # 6
Residential Schools Bulletin # 6

Statement of the Cree Members of COMEX, Brian Craik and Philip Awashish (Excepted from the Final Recommendation of the COMEX): The future of Cree society and the project
Statement of the Cree Members of COMEX, Brian Craik and Philip Awashish (Excepted from the Final Recommendation of the COMEX): The future of Cree society and the project

Schedule of Community Consultations on the Proposed Agreement Concerning a New Relationship between the Government of Canada and the Cree of Eeyou Istchee
Referendum Result Announcement will be on Sunday, October 14, 2007

Common Experience Payment (CEP) application forms will be available only as of September 19, 2007

Residential Schools Bulletin #7
Residential Schools Bulletin #7

Remarks by the Deputy Grand Chief, Ashley Iserhoff on Waswanipi Career Day

Graduation Address of Grand Chief Matthew Mukash Delivered in Nemaska, Eeyou Istchee

Remarks by Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff: Opening of Mistissini Multi-Service Center

Youth Center Opening Address by Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff in Chisasibi, Quebec

Address to the 2006 Graduates of Sabtuan Education Services of Whapmagoostui, Eeyou Istchee
Delivered by Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff

Mistissini Community Wellness Week, March 19-23
Mistissini Community Wellness Week, March 19-23

Eastmain-1-A (EM1A) and Rupert Diversion Project: Public Hearings Schedule
Eastmain-1-A (EM1A) and Rupert Diversion Project: Public Hearings Schedule

Premier Charest and Grand Chief Mukash in Agreement

The Superior Court of Quebec Declares the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act Violates Cree Rights Under the JBNQA

Presentation of the Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee) and of The Cree Regional Authority
The Eastmain 1-A Rupert Project, by Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff

Dutch Government in favour of draft UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
Dutch Government in favour of draft UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Presentation by Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff to the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues
Presentation by Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff to the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

UN Forum Speakers Urge Rapid Adoption of Long-Negotionated Draft Declaration on Rights of Indigenous Peoples

The Grand Opening of the Sabtuaan Regional Vocational Training Centre in Waswanipi, QC
Remarks by Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff

House of Commons Aboriginal Affairs Committee Expresses support for the United Nations draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Key Note Address By Grand Chief Matthew Mukash To The Secondary V Graduates Chisasibi
Key Note Address By Grand Chief Matthew Mukash To The Secondary V Graduates Chisasibi

National Aboriginal Day Address by Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff
National Aboriginal Day Address by Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff

Draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Moves Forward Despite Canadian Government Interference
Draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Moves Forward Despite Canadian Government Interference

Congratulations National Chief Phil Fontaine on Your Re-Election
Congratulations National Chief Phil Fontaine on Your Re-Election

Annual General Assembly
Annual General Assembly

Remarks to the 17th Annual Quebec Aboriginal Firefighters Challenge, by Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff
Remarks to the 17th Annual Quebec Aboriginal Firefighters Challenge, by Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff

Sign the Petition on the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
Sign the Petition on the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Cree village prepares for historic event
Cree village prepares for historic event

Cree Trappers & Hydro Quebec Conference: Val d'Or, September 14, 2006 Welcoming Address by Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff
Cree Trappers & Hydro Quebec Conference: Val d'Or, September 14, 2006 Welcoming Address by Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff

Closing the Implementation Gap
Closing the Implementation Gap

Letter to Mayor Gerald Tremblay of Montreal Offering Sympathies for the Tragedy at Dawson College
Letter to Mayor Gerald Tremblay of Montreal Offering Sympathies for the Tragedy at Dawson College

Muskegowuk Annual General Assembly Fort Albany, September 21, 2006: Remarks delivered by Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff
Muskegowuk Annual General Assembly Fort Albany, September 21, 2006: Remarks delivered by Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff

10 Reasons to Support the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
10 Reasons to Support the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Quebec Inuit endorse land claims deal (Via CBC.ca)
Quebec Inuit endorse land claims deal (Via CBC.ca)

Le Devoir Errs in its account of the Review of the Eastmain-1A �Rupert Diversion Project
Le Devoir Errs in its account of the Review of the Eastmain 1A-Rupert Diversion Project

Remarks from Grand Chief Matthew Mukash: Opening of Kanawhymigoo Childcare Centre Second Facitlity
Remarks from Grand Chief Matthew Mukash: Opening of Kanawhymigoo Childcare Centre Second Facitlity

PRESS RELEASE: Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee) Reaction to Review Committee (COMEX)
PRESS RELEASE: Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee) Reaction to Review Committee (COMEX)

Statement by Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff, Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee) To the "United Nations Dams and Development Meeting", Nairobi, Kenya
Statement by Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff, Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee) To the "United Nations Dams and Development Meeting", Nairobi, Kenya

Government of Canada Releases Findings of the Panel for the Eastmain-1-A and Rupert Diversion Project
Government of Canada Releases Findings of the Panel for the Eastmain-1-A and Rupert Diversion Project

Remarks from Grand Chief Matthew Mukash At the 1st Cree Regional Diabetes Conference, Mistissini, Quebec
Remarks from Grand Chief Matthew Mukash At the 1st Cree Regional Diabetes Conference, Mistissini, Quebec

Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff's Letter to the Editor of the Montreal Gazette
Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff's Letter to the Editor of the Montreal Gazette

UN adopts landmark bill for disabled rights
UN adopts landmark bill for disabled rights

Boumhounan Agreement Contracts Review Committee
Boumhounan Agreement Contracts Review Committee

Wildlife Protection Officers Graduation, Message to Graduates Delivered by Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff
Wildlife Protection Officers Graduation, Message to Graduates Delivered by Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff

Residential School Update Bulletin #3
Residential School Update Bulletin #3

Grand Chief Matthew Mukash's Remarks at Premier's Event at HydroQuebec, Montreal
Grand Chief Matthew Mukash's Remarks at Premier's Event at HydroQuebec, Montreal

Cree Singer Performs on Hockey Night in Canada
Cree Singer Performs on Hockey Night in Canada

Educators to Native Child Care Services Graduation Class of 2007 Delivered by Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff
Educators to Native Child Care Services Graduation Class of 2007 Delivered by Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff

PRESS RELEASE: Mario Dumont's Comments on the Great Whale Project are Not Welcome
PRESS RELEASE: Mario Dumont's Comments on the Great Whale Project are Not Welcome

National Aboriginal Role Model Program - Nomination Call 2007-2008
National Aboriginal Role Model Program - Nomination Call 2007-2008

Commemorating the Abolition of the Slave Trade: The Right to Truth and Duty of Memory
Commemorating the Abolition of the Slave Trade: The Right to Truth and Duty of Memory

Wemindji Wins Prestigous Environment Prize
Wemindji Wins Prestigous Environment Prize

Graduation Ceremony, McLean's Memorial School; Remarks by: Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff
Graduation Ceremony, McLean's Memorial School; Remarks by: Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff

Niskamoon Graduation and Golf Tournament, Belvedere Club, Val d'Or, Quebec Remarks by Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff
Niskamoon Graduation and Golf Tournament, Belvedere Club, Val d'Or, Quebec Remarks by Deputy Grand Chief Ashley Iserhoff

CANADA'S NEW GOVERNMENT AND THE GRAND COUNCIL OF THE CREES REACH AGREEMENT ON RENEWED RELATIONSHIP
CANADA'S NEW GOVERNMENT AND THE GRAND COUNCIL OF THE CREES REACH AGREEMENT ON RENEWED RELATIONSHIP

Speaking Notes for Grand Chief Matthew Mukash on the Occasion of the Announcement of the Agreement for a New Relationship between the Government of Canada And the Crees of Eeyou Istchee
Speaking Notes for Grand Chief Matthew Mukash on the Occasion of the Announcement of the Agreement for a New Relationship between the Government of Canada And the Crees of Eeyou Istchee

Residential School Settlement Update Bulletin # 9
Residential School Settlement Update Bulletin # 9

Applications to Cree Human Resources Development Programs (CHRD)
Applications to Cree Human Resources Development Programs (CHRD)

Indigenous Youth Empowerment for a Borderless Region
22 indigenous youth from 4 countries in Central America shared their experiences and worked together towards the construction of a regional network of Indigenous Youth

Submission of Grand Chief Matthew Mukash to the Cree Naskapi Commission
April 2008

Residential School Settlement Update Bulletin #10

United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples - SUPPORTIVE STATEMENTS WORLDWIDE

Call for Tenders - Cree Regional Authority/Grand Council of the Crees (EXPIRED)

Call For Tenders - CRA Justice Facilities
Mistissini - Ouje Bougoumou - Waswanipi - Wemindji - Eastmain - Waskaganish

Call for Tenders Cree Eenou Eeyou Regional Police Headquarters - Chisasibi

Chief Elections As of July 14, 2009

Former Grand Chief Matthew Mukash Profile
Grand Chief 2005-2009

Matoush Uranium Advanced Mining Exploration

CRA External Analysis of Matoush Uranium Mining Project

Opinion on Woodland Caribou

Respected Leader and Former Grand Chief of The Crees of Quebec, Chief Dr Billy Diamond, Passed Away This Morning, On Thursday, September 30, 2010, In His Home Community of Waskaganish, Quebec
Press Release From the Community of Waskaganish

The Passing of a Respected Leader, Former Grand Chief of the Cree Nation of Eeyou Istchee, Chief Dr. Billy Diamond

FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS FINALIZED FOR FORMER GRAND CHIEF DR. BILLY DIAMOND

Billy
Song by Chris Herodier

Eulogy for Grand Chief Dr. Billy Diamond
by James A. O'Reilly, Ad. E.

Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee)/Cree Regional Authority Board/Council

The first major gathering of international telecommunications experts and practitioners in Northern Quebec
Press Release

OpenParliament.ca Profile for Romeo Saganash
Former Director of Quebec Relations Now NDP MP for Abitibi-Baie-James-Nunavik-Eeyou

Broadback Valley, boreal forest, polar bear & 'Trou Story'

Report on Public Participation Under the James Bay and Northern Quebec Agreement Environmental Assessment and Review Process

Cree Nation Business Directory

Conservation and Stewardship through Aboriginal Governance in Eeyou Istchee (Northern Quebec)
A presentation for the World Indigenous Network Conference, Darwin, Australia May 26-30, 2013  By Ashley Iserhoff,  Deputy Grand Chief of the Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee)