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3 years 5 months
Topic Spotlight
2010 / PDF
Skeena Native Development held a Think Tank on Wealth Creation.  These documents are the training modules that came out of the Think Tank.
3 years 6 months
PopularToolkitTopic Spotlight
2013 / Word and PowerPoint
Communities can use these combined resources to examine the Stz'uminus First Nation's approach to community engagement and impact & benefit agreements to gain knowledge and insight that will inform the process and development of their own community engagement and impact & benefit agreements.The Impact Benefit Tool contains the following sections:Scope of management approachNatural...
1 year 4 months
2015 / PDF
Members of the Dene Tsaa tse K'Nai First Nation (DTTK) have used their traditional lands to sustain themselves since time immemorial, and DTTK has maintained a continued process to assert their Aboriginal rights as the Indigenous people of their lands.  Through a joint political and legal process, DTTK negotiates economic opportunities within their lands through a consultation and accommodation...
Resource Producer: Dene Tsaa tse K'Nai First Nation (Prophet River First Nation)
2 years 12 months
2012 /
Materials you will find in the shared documents:1. Introduction2. Mining Protocol developed by Bull, Housser and Tupper LLP3. Agreements drafted by Bull, Housser and Tupper LLPa. Memorandum of Understanding b. Engagement Agreement c. Traditional Knowledge Protocol d. Socio-Economic Participation Agreement4. Related Presentations by Bull, Housser and Tupper LLPa. First Nations Self-Government: A...
Resource Producer: First Nations Energy and Mining Council (FNEMC)
3 days 5 hours
2017 / PDF
As part of the Nisga'a Village of Gitwinksihlkw Official Community Plan, this project is the cornerstone of the Aboriginal Tourism strategy for the Village. Its overarching title is the Gitwinksihlkw Main Street Experience. It embraces the Welcome House & Suspension Bridge, the Nass River FishWheels, the Sasak Hill Trails & River Walk, and eventually, upgrades to the Ts'oohl Ts'ap...
Resource Producer: Nisga’a Village of Gitwinksihlkw
3 weeks 2 days
2016 / PDF
The Beecher Bay First Nation (also known as Sc’ianew First Nation, pronounced Chea-nuh) is a progressive and vibrant community. Living on the southern edge of Vancouver Island, in British Columbia, Canada, we have been tied to the sea since the beginning of time. This connection is part of all our relationships — cultural, spiritual, and economic. We are looking for the economic, education, and...
4 months 3 weeks
2016 / PDF
This resource, The 7 C's: A First Nations’ Guide to Planning and Reporting Standards, highlights seven areas of planning and reporting:Culture and languagesCommunity driven, Nation-basedCommunity engagementCommunicationCollaborationConnectionCommitmentIt aims to bring forward emerging standards associated with planning and reporting in First Nations communities.
8 months 2 weeks
2016 / PDF
Nadleh Whut’en Ormonde Lake Reserve (the Reserve) is off the BC Hydro power grid and provides all its own electricity from diesel and gasoline generators. The Reserve is populated for 7 months of the year (April – Oct) and the facilities are leased by the Carrier Sekani Health Authority (CSHA). CSHA pays for the diesel, gasoline, and propane used on the Reserve, while Nadleh Whut’en First Nation...
10 months 3 weeks
2016 / PDF
Secret Beach is a magnificent, 62-acre ocean front property located in a pristine setting on Vancouver Island’s West Coast. The Toquaht Nation wishes to develop this property to maximize its value as a long term investment while also preserving its exceptional natural beauty. Secret Beach will be a long term legacy to the Toquaht Nation for years to come.The purpose of this report is to review...
Resource Producer: Toquaht Nation
Author(s): Sue McKitrick