For Immediate Release April 16, 2021 (FREDERICTON) – The Higgs government sent letters to First Nations informing them of his government’s intent to prematurely terminate tax revenue sharing agreements that aid vulnerable First Nations communities. In a response letter to Ernie Steeves, the province’s finance minister who was sent out on Tuesday to execute the
The Indigenous Skills and Employment Training (ISET) Program is designed to help Indigenous people improve their skills and find employment. ISET was launched in 2019, formally replacing the Aboriginal Skills and Employment Training Strategy (1989-2019). The new ISET Program builds on what was successful about Aboriginal Skills Employment Training Strategy and reflects what was heard from Indigenous partners.