6 years 7 months
2013 / Word
Communities can use these resources to review the Xeni Gwet'in First Nations Government's approach to land use and gain knowledge that will inform the development of their own land use guidelines.Document excerpt: "The purpose of Land Use Planning is to conserve and assert control over our traditional lands. A Land Use Plan is also a tool to help us understand and communicate how we want them to...
Resource Producer: Xeni Gwet'in First Nations Government
Found in: Environmental Stewardship | Land Management | Land Use Planning | Lands & Resources | Use & Occupancy
6 years 8 months
The Tsawout First Nation is moving ahead on a number of fronts. Of particular interest is Land Development which was initiated by the signing of the First Nations Goods and Service Tax (FNGST).The signing of the FNGST by the Tsawout First Nation in 2006 was groundbreaking. As the first Band in any Canadian province to sign the agreement with the federal government, Tsawout's FNGST replaces the...
Resource Producer: Tsawout First Nation
7 years 7 months
In 2008 the FNTC commissioned an examination of First Nations that had created electronic systems to manage their natural and cultural resource information. Several systems were examined to outline their language, software requirements, functions, features and architecture. The following year another study was commissioned by the FNTC to examine the operational procedures that First Nations were...
Resource Producer: First Nations Technology Council