Coalition welcomes House of Commons commitment to implementing the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

The Coalition for the Human Rights of Indigenous Peoples – made up of Indigenous Nations,...

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Overdue environmental assessment reform a much-needed path to reconciliation

Coast Salish Traditional Territory/Vancouver:  First Nations leaders heard today’s  announcement by the Hon. George Heyman,...

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Comments by BC Liberal MLA Mike Morris show clear lack of understanding

The First Nations Summit is astounded and disappointed by the clear lack of understanding shown...

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First Nations Summit applauds announcement of new Indigenous Framework by Trudeau Government

The First Nations Summit welcomes and applauds today’s announcement by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to...

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Stanley verdict reveals deep chasm in Canada’s Justice System

The First Nations Summit is echoing the call for an examination and overhaul of Canada’s...

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NDP Approval of Site-C Dam project a major step backwards in Provincial Government relations with BC First Nations

First Nations Summit leaders are denouncing today’s announcement by Premier John Horgan to approve continuation...

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FNLC Supports Fed Announcement endorsing Bill C262

On November 20, 2017, the Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of...

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First Nations Summit disappointed with Supreme Court judgment

Leaders of the First Nations Summit (FNS) are expressing disappointment in yesterday’s Supreme Court of...

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First Nations Summit Statement on the 10th Anniversary of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Coast Salish Territory, Vancouver, British Columbia – The adoption of the United Nations Declaration on the...

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10th Anniversary of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

10TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE UN DECLARATION ON THE RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES: CANADA NEEDS A...

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FNS Press Release re: 3rd Anniversary of Mount Polley Disaster

August 3, 2017 Coast Salish Territory, Vancouver, British Columbia – Tomorrow, Friday August 4th marks the...

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UN Declaration should be embraced not feared

Last week, Indigenous Peoples and national governments from around the world met at the United...

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