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AFAC COVID-19 Safety Awareness Poster Contest Results

AFAC COVID-19 Safety Awareness Poster Contest Results

At a time when physical distancing meant the cancellation of school, community events, and extended family gatherings, we reached out to Indigenous youth to connect with them and engage them in the process of promoting COVID-19 safety awareness. Between April 14-May...

AFAC Annual Fire Safety Poster Campaign Results

AFAC Annual Fire Safety Poster Campaign Results

Schools across the country took part in our annual Fire Safety Poster Campaign themed on this year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, “Not Every Hero Wears a Cape. Plan and Practice Your Escape!” The focus this year was to educate everyone about the small but important...

Introducing the new NIFSC Project Manager

Introducing the new NIFSC Project Manager

AFAC recently welcomed John Langen as the new NIFSC project manager. John comes to the project after 35 years with the Canadian Armed Forces and the Department of National Defence, having spent much of that time in project management roles. John was born in Port...

The NIFSC Project Team

The NIFSC Project Team

The newly named National Indigenous Fire Safety Council project team is organized into three main delivery streams: Program Delivery: develop and deliver community fire safety and capacity development programs, with ongoing advice from the Technical Advisory Committee...

IFMO Project becomes NIFSC Project

IFMO Project becomes NIFSC Project

Through engagement and national dialogue, the Indigenous Fire Marshal Office (IFMO) project has been refined to the National Indigenous Fire Safety Council (NIFSC) project to better capture the full scope of the organization. IFMO was initially selected as an interim...

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