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10 months 3 weeks
2017 / Video
On June 19, 2017 Prosper Canada hosted a webinar about Indigenous Financial Wellness in Canada. The speakers are Elizabeth Mulholland, CEO of Prosper Canada and Simon Brascoupé, Vice President, Education and Training of AFOA Canada.This webinar introduces participants to an Indigenous financial wellness framework, reviews some of the key barriers and opportunities for building financial wellness...
Author(s): Prosper Canada
11 months 1 week
2018 / Website
A resource list from the First Nations Financial Management Board that provides extensive sample documentation related to financial administration law, financial management systems, financial performance & local revenue financial reporting. Includes sample procedures, provisions, standards, and guides.Please visit the link below for the most up-to-date information, provided by the First...
Author(s): First Nations Financial Management Board
11 months 1 week
2018 / Website
This resource, from the First Nations Financial Management Board, provides detailed information on the roles and responsibilities held by members of a Finance and Audit Committee (FAC). The FAC oversees the financial reporting and audit functions of a First Nation. It provides forward-thinking oversight of the investments of a First Nation and supports Council in making good financial decisions....
Author(s): First Nations Financial Management Board
11 months 1 week
2018 / Website
A continuation of the First Nations Finance Planning guide, this resource provides detailed information on gathering monthly financial information, assembling quarterly and annual financial statements, creating special purpose and annual financial reports, and finally provides a reporting and planning calendar, as well as several sample annual reports to reference. Please visit the link below for...
Author(s): First Nations Financial Management Board
11 months 1 week
2018 / Website
A comprehensive guide provided by the First Nations Financial Management Board to walk leadership through financial planning activities for a First Nations community.
Author(s): First Nations Financial Management Board
11 months 1 week
2009 / Website
A comprehensive planning guide geared towards First Nations governments. Supports communities in meeting their reporting requirements and quarterly bookkeeping tasks through a structured month-by-month program. Also provides guidelines for fiscal planning cycles, with several templates and examples.Please visit the link below for the most up-to-date information:http://www.fnfp.ca/
Author(s): Metepenagiag First Nation, Chignecto Consulting Group, SGCI Communications Inc., Deloitte & Touche
11 months 1 week
2018 / Website
This extensive guide defines the role of Financial Administrative Law in First Nations communities, identifies the various components of FALs, and provides guidance on how to develop one tailored to each community’s unique needs. Checklists, handbooks and templates are provided to guide the FAL development process.Please visit the link below for the most up-to-date information, provided by the...
Author(s): First Nations Financial Management Board
11 months 1 week
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
11 months 2 weeks
2014 / PDF
A guide created by the First Nations Tax Commission to support First Nation governments, taxpayers, First Nation residents, the general public, other governments, and potential investors to understand First Nation property taxation and how it works. Offers general information on virtually every aspect of the First Nation property taxation system.
Resource Producer: First Nations Tax Commission
Author(s): First Nations Tax Commission
11 months 2 weeks
2012 / PDF
Created by the First Nations Tax Commission, this policy sets out the requirements that must be met in financial administration by-laws enacted under subsection 83(1) of the Indian Act. This policy is used by the Commission in its review and recommendation for approval of First Nations’ financial administration by-laws. Provides guidance on the definitions and contents of each section.
Resource Producer: First Nations Tax Commission
Author(s): First Nations Tax Commission

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