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3 years 9 months
2015 / PDF
In order to redress the legacy of residential schools and advance the process of Canadian reconciliation, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission makes the following calls to action...
Author(s): The Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada
3 years 9 months
2015 / PDF
For over a century, the central goals of Canada’s Aboriginal policy were to eliminate Aboriginal governments; ignore Aboriginal rights; terminate the Treaties; and, through a process of assimilation, cause Aboriginal peoples to cease to exist as distinct legal, social, cultural, religious, and racial entities in Canada. The establishment and operation of residential schools were a central element...
Author(s): The Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada
3 years 9 months
2008 / PDF
The United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.
Author(s): United Nations
5 years 3 months
2011 /
See attachments.
5 years 3 months
2012 /
See Attachment for full details. 
5 years 3 months
2010 /
The partner First Nations will conduct research on the various aspects of the environmental assessment process including legal, social, cultural, environmental, and economic impact assessment and mitigation processes.  The project will also research best practices among other First Nations, and enlist technical support to ensure scientific validity of the new First Nations Environmental...
Resource Producer: New Relationship Trust
5 years 3 months
2010 / PDF
Tripartite First Nations Housing MOUThe Parties share common goals of establishing a new relationship on mutual respects and recognition and of improving housing for First Nations individuals, families and communities in British Columbia over the next ten years...
Resource Producer: BC Assembly of First Nations
5 years 3 months
2011 /
Here is the full decision from the Supreme Court. See attachment for full details.
5 years 3 months
2010 /
Whereas significant portions of data collected to assist treaty negotiations will be culturally or spiritually sensitive.Whereas the [X First Nation] wishes to ensure that the confidence of the Elders and other First Nations community members participating in any study, project or the gathering of other sensitive information is maintained, and the values of the community are respected. Whereas...
Resource Producer: Hul'qumi'num Treaty Group
5 years 3 months
2009 /
(Excerpt) 1. The [...]First Nation has unextinguished Aboriginal rights, titles and interests in the […] Traditional Territory in […] British Columbia. These rights have been accepted by Canada and the British Columbia Government, and are protected under the Constitution Act (1982). These rights include priority rights to lands and resources.2. The [...]First Nation has inherent rights that...
Found in: Legal | Rights & Title

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