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Ten First Nation Organizations and Institutions Sign Protocol on Cooperation and Communication

Ten First Nation Organizations and Institutions Sign Protocol on Cooperation and Communication (Coast Salish Territory, Vancouver, British Columbia) Today, ten First Nation organizations and institutions gathered in Vancouver to sign a Protocol on Cooperation and Communication. The signatories commit to coordinating their efforts to support capacity development in governance and governance administration in First Nation […]

by pmnationtalk on November 7, 2019186 Views

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BC Oil and Gas Commission: Collaboration on Restoration Projects in Northeast B.C.

Oct. 30, 2019 The BC Oil and Gas Commission (Commission) and Saulteau First Nations announced today that they are working together to advance several new land restoration initiatives in northeast British Columbia. On May 31, 2019, the Commission introduced a new regulation, making B.C. the first province in western Canada to require the restoration of […]

by aanationtalk on October 30, 2019180 Views

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Aboriginal Veterans Tribute List – National Launch April 2019

March 31, 2019 Aboriginal Veterans Tribute List  – National Launch April 2019 From: Aboriginal Veterans Tribute  [] Backgrounder OVERVIEW Paying tribute to Aboriginal Veterans and their families in the defence of rights and freedoms of Canadians “is just the right thing to do” says Jeff Schlingloff.  For over 20 years, Schlingloff, a Veteran historian and researcher, […]

by pmnationtalk on March 31, 2019240 Views

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BCAFN: Register for First Nations Cannabis Forum – March 27, 2019

March 13, 2019 REGISTER A travel subsidy will be made available for one Chief or delegate per First Nation to attend the BC Forum only. Details to follow. If you have any questions, please contact Sarah Froese at [email protected] or 1 (778) 855-7439. NT5

by aanationtalk on March 14, 2019197 Views

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Together For LNG Campaign gives voice to tens of thousands of supportive British Columbians

Vancouver, Jan. 23, 2019 – LNG development in B.C. is the key to a bright future for our province. It offers economic and social benefits to First Nations, increased government revenues to pay for health care, education and other services and thousands of well-paying jobs for British Columbians. That’s why a coalition of workers, First […]

by aanationtalk on January 23, 2019163 Views

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Gathering Our Voices 2019 – Nominations Open: Honour an Indigenous Youth (HIY) Award / Volunteer Applications Open

NOMINATIONS OPEN: HIY AWARD! Now accepting nominations! The Provincial Aboriginal Youth Council (PAYC) recognizes Indigenous Youth for the Honour an Indigenous Youth (HIY) Award. If you know an Indigenous Youth who has made an outstanding commitment or achievement in their community, please nominate them here by February 26, 2019. VOLUNTEER APPLICATIONS OPEN Volunteers are a […]

by aanationtalk on December 11, 2018211 Views

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BCGEU welcomes B.C.’s Action Plan to mitigate wildfire and flood risks

“I am especially pleased to see plans to develop mental health recovery programs and supports for workers and people from affected communities, a wide-ranging emphasis on partnership and coordination with First Nations and Indigenous groups, as well as improvements to Emergency Social Services”—BCGEU President Stephanie Smith Vancouver (08 Nov. 2018) The British Columbia Government and […]

by aanationtalk on November 8, 2018197 Views

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FNSA: BCTEA is Signed!

We are very pleased to announce that a renewed BC Tripartite Education Agreement: Supporting First Nation Student Success (BCTEA) has been signed, resulting in important changes that will support the growth of our BC First Nations education system.  Those changes include new funding commitments, new First Nations education commitments from Canada and BC, continuation of our Special […]

by aanationtalk on August 22, 2018212 Views

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MMIWG: A Statement on National Indigenous Peoples Day

Thursday, June 21, 2018 The Commissioners and staff of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls would like to take this opportunity to wish all Canadians a very joyful National Indigenous Peoples Day. For thousands of years Indigenous peoples in Canada marked the summer solstice with celebrations to honour and thank […]

by aanationtalk on June 22, 2018169 Views

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MMIWG: Official Statement by Commissioner Michèle Audette

June 20, 2018 On June 5th, I announced I would take time to reflect, analyze and consider my future participation in the National Inquiry in light of the Government of Canada’s deeply regrettable decision to deny the full extension requested by the Commissioners. Fully committed to my role as a Commissioner, I have always felt […]

by aanationtalk on June 20, 2018219 Views

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