A $1.1-billion philanthropic organization has gone to extraordinary lengths to give youths leaving government care a better chance at success
During the last UBC Vancouver Senate meeting, a motion was approved to allow all Indigenous languages taught at a sufficient level to be recognized by undergraduate admissions.
A day after it went adrift, a fuel-loaded barge was under a tug's control near Bella Bella on Monday, and a B.C. native leader got an unexpected chance to take concerns over such situations directly to the federal Transport Minister.
It's Friday morning, and while much of Yukon is starting work, a group of preschoolers in the village of Carcross is playing bingo.
After families complained about a lack of aftercare at the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls, a group of community members have stepped up to tackle the issue.
On Nov. 8, the B.C. Assembly of First Nations acknowledged the Indigenous veterans who fought, and who continue to serve for Canada abroad as they observed National Aboriginal Veterans Day.
Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould says the Liberal government will back a bill that calls for full implementation of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP), a move that could have wide-ranging consequences in Canadian law.
The most recent census data showed that as of last year, 1,673,785 Indigenous people lived in Canada, representing 4.9 per cent of the population. That's nearly double the percentage of 20 years earlier.
Indigenous traditions are key to building the relationships, reciprocity, and reconciliation that Canada needs for a strong future.
The Government of Canada will provide approximately $2.2 million in funding for this project under the Skills Partnership Fund (SPF), which was announced today by Joyce Murray, Member of Parliament for V
'There was no prejudice until he got back to Canada,' Edmonton granddaughter recalls being told
Standing front and centre at the First Nations University of Canada's Regina campus is a large glass teepee that can be seen as you drive northbound on Ring Road from the city's south end.
British Columbia Premier John Horgan says technical challenges developing on the slopes of the Site C dam construction site could tip the balance against completing the province's partially-built megaproject.
Indigenous youth who use drugs in B.C. are 13 times more likely to die than Canadians in the same age group. That's according to a new study, which singled out young women and those involved with injection drug use to be at the highest risk.
The BC Archives has a remarkable group of records, which include 342 sound recordings, 16.8 millimetre textual material, 735 photographs, seven VHS cassettes, and one film.
A landmark decision released Thursday by Canada's top court paves the way for development of the Jumbo Glacier resort in the Kootenays region of British Columbia, despite strong objections from the Ktunaxa Nation.
Members of New Zealand's Maori All Blacks perform their trademark haka dance on Thursday at the Musqueam First Nation.