Vancouver BC

First Nations Leadership Council Strongly Supports RCY Report Condemning Wide-Ranging and Biased Plecas Review

(Coast Salish Territory/Vancouver) Senior First Nations leadership in BC are thanking Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond, BC’s...

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BC Hydro takes appalling position on UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Coast Salish Territory/Vancouver, BC – First Nations Summit (FNS) leaders call on BC Hydro to...

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First Nations Summit commends Royal Winnipeg Ballet for important contribution to reconciliation

Coast Salish Territory/Vancouver, BC – First Nations Summit (FNS) leaders are commending the Royal Winnipeg...

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First Nations Summit congratulates Tla’amin First Nation on the effective date of the Tla’amin final agreement

Coast Salish Territory/Vancouver, BC – The First Nations Summit (FNS) congratulates Tla’amin First Nation on...

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Indigenous Peoples Must be Partners in Canada’s Climate Change Discussions

“Indigenous peoples have known for thousands of years how to care for our planet. The...

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Sunny Ways, Not Global Warming

Coast Salish Traditional Territory (Vancouver) – Last December in Paris, France, Prime Minister Trudeau stated...

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First Nations Summit congratulates Akisq’nuk First Nation on Specific Claims Tribunal Victory

Coast Salish Traditional Territory (Vancouver) The First Nations Summit congratulates and commends the Akisq’nuk First...

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BC First Nations Applaud Canadian Human Rights Tribunal: Federal Government must take immediate action to address inequalities in First Nations Child and Family Funding

Coast Salish Traditional Territory (Vancouver) – First Nations Summit leaders are applauding today’s decision by...

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Renewed calls for Public Inquiry on the Anniversary of Babine Sawmill Explosion

Vancouver – The following is a joint statement from the United Steelworkers, the BC Federation...

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An Open Letter from the First Nations Leadership Council to Premier Christy Clark regarding the release of the Plecas Report

FIRST NATIONS LEADERSHIP COUNCIL For Immediate release: December 14, 2015 An Open Letter from the...

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OPEN LETTER: BC Climate Leadership Team Must Oppose Site C

Dear Climate Leadership Team Members, We are writing because you have been called upon to...

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A Great Day for Indigenous People in Canada: First Nations Summit very optimistic following appointment of new Federal Cabinet

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 4, 2015 A Great Day for Indigenous People in Canada: First...

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