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3 years 2 months
2015 / PDF, Word
The Naut’sa mawt Tribal Council Housing Policy Toolkit Project is a capacity development initiative of the Naut’sa mawt Tribal Council (NmTC) that is national in scope.Toolkit 2.0 is intended to provide a comprehensive, flexible, user-friendly and non-prescriptive discussion and policy framework that First Nations can adapt to their specific rental and rent-to-own housing policy requirements...
Resource Producer: Naut’sa mawt Tribal Council
Author(s): Naut’sa mawt Tribal Council
3 years 9 months
2015 / PDF
The following pages outline the Commission’s central conclusions about the history and legacy of residential schools and identify both the barriers to reconciliation and the opportunities for constructive action that currently exist.
Author(s): The Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada
5 years 2 months
2013 /
"The purposes of this Manual are to: (a) regulate the receipt, management and expenditure of Tsleil-Waututh Nation funds; (b) provide all TWN employees and Council members with direction and guidance in connection with TWN accounting transactions, procedures and reports; and (c) ensure that TWN finances are administered in a manner that encourages and promotes TWN solvency, good value for...
Resource Producer: Tsleil-Waututh Nation
5 years 2 months
2012 / Word
The objective of this policy is to ensure that roles and responsibilities of the Chief, Council, and staff, are as clear as possible so as to promote good governance in the conduct of the community’s affairs.The creation of this document was funded by the New Relationship Trust, this policy can be used as a template, by communities or organizations.
Resource Producer: Sekw'el'was (Cayoose Creek Band)
5 years 6 months
2013 / PDF
Communities can use this resources to examine the Lower Kootenay First Nation's approach to developing a Chief and Councilmanual and gain knowledge that will inform the development of their own manual for Chief and Council.Document excerpt: "This Manual will orient Council members to, and describe their appropriate governance role, responsibilities and activities."
Resource Producer: Lower Kootenay First Nation
5 years 6 months
2013 / PDF
This policy can be used as a template by communities in developing thier own policies relating to Chief and Council. The spirit and intent of this document is to provide fair, accountable and transparent practices by Chief and Council.
5 years 6 months
2013 /
This policy can be used as a template, by communities or organizations to provide employees with a resource of information about policies and procedures related to the workplace.
Resource Producer: Stz'uminus First Nation
5 years 6 months
2013 / PDF
This document can be used as a template, it provides policies and guidance assisting employees and Council in fulfilling financial responsibilities and in creating higher accountability and transparency entitled to Members.
Resource Producer: Stz'uminus First Nation
1 year 2 months
2004 / PDF (6 total)
A comprehensive resource to help guide sound First Nations financial management practices and aid in the development of financial codes. Includes chapters highlighting key elements of financial management systems and controls, including:First Nations Governance Concepts;Financial Management Bylaw;Policy and Procedures Manual;Strategic Planning Process; andCapacity Building.Each chapter is...
Resource Producer: Aboriginal Financial Officers Association of BC
Author(s): Aboriginal Financial Officers Association of BC
1 year 7 months
2017 / Word doc
Homalco First Nation's 2016 Direct Support Report submitted to New Relationship Trust.
Resource Producer: Homalco First Nation