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FNLC stands with the Mi’kmaq and calls on Federal Government, Government of Nova Scotia and the RCMP to step in and stop the racist violence

(Xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and səlilwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh)/Vancouver, B.C.) The First Nations Leadership Council (a collaborative...

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FNLC calls for an end to open-net pen salmon farming in British Columbia

June 25, 2020 (Xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and səl̓ilwətaʔɬ/sel̓ílwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh)/Vancouver, B.C.) — The First Nations...

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FNLC Calls for Immediate State of Emergency on Fraser River Salmon Fisheries

December 9, 2019 (Xʷmәθkʷәy̓әm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and sәl̓ilwәtaʔɬ/sel̓ílwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh)/Vancouver, BC) – The First Nations...

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Fraser River Salmon State of Emergency: BC First Nations urge swift action to save Fraser River salmon runs at risk due to Big Bar rockslide

(Coast Salish Territory/Vancouver) BC First Nations are expressing grave concern over the possibility of significant...

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BC First Nations call on Canada and BC for immediate action to restore and protect wild salmon populations

Coast Salish Traditional Territory/Vancouver: BC First Nations gathered last week at the Wild Salmon Summit...

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First Nations Summit congratulates Nuu-chah-nulth Nations for BC Supreme Court Decision

First Nations Summit (FNS) leaders are applauding the efforts of five Nuu-chah-nulth Nations for their...

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First Nations Leadership Council Expresses Support for Heiltsuk First Nation

COAST SALISH TRADITIONALTERRITORY (VANCOUVER) – The BC Assembly of First Nations, First Nations Summit and...

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An Open Letter from the First Nations Summit to Hon. Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans

Coast Salish Territory (Vancouver) — The First Nations Summit today released the attached open letter...

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BC First Nations leaders sign Fisheries MOU with Canada

Coast Salish Territory, Vancouver, British Columbia – Leaders of the BC Assembly of First Nations,...

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First Nations Welcome Cohen Commission Final Report and Recommendations

(Coast Salish Territory / Vancouver – November 2, 2012) On October 31, 2012, the Honourable...

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Federal Government Must Respect the Aboriginal Right to Fish

(Coast Salish Territory / Vancouver – February 17, 2011) On February 15, 2011, Gail Shea,...

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An Open Letter from the First Nations Summit to Hon. Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans and Hon. John Duncan Minister of Indian and Northern Affairs

Coast Salish Territory (Vancouver) – The First Nations Summit today released the attached open letter...

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