Hyperbole and misrepresentation must not prevent Senate passing Bill C-262

Statement from The Coalition for the Human Rights of Indigenous Peoples – June 11, 2019...

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Conservative Senators’ Filibustering Threatens the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

(Coast Salish Territory/Vancouver) The First Nations Leadership Council (FNLC) and the BC Federation of Labour...

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Cheryl Casimer, Robert Phillips and Lydia Hwitsum First Nations Summit Political Executive

Coast Salish Territory/Vancouver –Cheryl Casimer, Robert Phillips and Lydia Hwitsum  have been elected to the...

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New Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to enhance First Nations and Federal public service institutions and facilitate horizontal cooperation

(Coast Salish Territory, Vancouver, British Columbia) The First Nations Public Service Secretariat (FNPSS) and the...

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Immediate action must be taken to stop the genocide

Coast Salish Territory/Vancouver – Leaders of the First Nations Summit (FNS) are calling on the...

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First Nations Summit cautiously optimistic regarding Indigenous investments in Federal Budget 2019

Coast Salish Territory, Vancouver, British Columbia – The First Nations Summit (FNS) leadership is encouraged...

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First Nations Summit fully welcomes Federal Budget 2019 confirmation of treaty loan forgiveness

Coast Salish Territory, Vancouver, British Columbia – The First Nations Summit leadership fully welcomes today’s...

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First Nations Leadership Council (FNLC) saddened by death of former Indigenous Youth Intern in air disaster

Coast Salish Traditional Territory/Vancouver:  The First Nations Leadership Council is very saddened to hear of...

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FIRST NATIONS LEADERSHIP COUNCIL WELCOMES BILL C-92: AN ACT RESPECTING FIRST NATIONS, INUIT, AND MÉTIS CHILDREN, YOUTH AND FAMILIES

(Musqueam Territory, Vancouver, BC – March 1, 2018) – The BC First Nations Leadership Council...

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Comment: Indigenous languages are central to culture and survival – GRAND CHIEF EDWARD JOHN (AKILE CH’OH) and TRACEY HERBERT / Times Colonist

On Thursday, we celebrated International Mother Language Day to recognize the importance of language diversity...

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First Nations Summit Chiefs in Assembly Statement on the resignation of Puglaas, Jody Wilson-Raybould

Coast Salish Territory/Vancouver, BC — BC First Nations leaders, gathered today at the Musqueam Community...

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UN International Year of Indigenous Languages 2019 shines a spotlight on the fight to save and preserve Indigenous languages in BC and across Canada

Coast Salish Traditional Territory/Vancouver: Today, representatives from the First Nations Leadership Council and the First...

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