4 years 5 months
2013 / Word and PowerPoint
Communities can use these combined resources to examine the Stz'uminus First Nation's approach to community engagement and impact & benefit agreements to gain knowledge and insight that will inform the process and development of their own community engagement and impact & benefit agreements.The Impact Benefit Tool contains the following sections:Scope of management approachNatural...
Found in: Agreements and MOU's | Economic Development | Land Management | Lands & Resources | Legal | Strategies
4 years 5 months
2010 / Word
This is a template for a policy on sharing documents. Its purpose is to facilitate the exchange of information between two First Nation communities. Using this template ensure that it will be done in a way that is responsible and facilitates the continuation of both communities ability to participate in their negotiation.This Policy also establishes rules to govern the collection, the use and...
Resource Producer: Upper Nicola Indian Band
Found in: Constitutions | Governance | Information Management | Legal | Operations | Policies, Procedures & Protocols | Treaty
3 years 10 months
Materials you will find in the shared documents:1. Introduction2. Mining Protocol developed by Bull, Housser and Tupper LLP3. Agreements drafted by Bull, Housser and Tupper LLPa. Memorandum of Understanding b. Engagement Agreement c. Traditional Knowledge Protocol d. Socio-Economic Participation Agreement4. Related Presentations by Bull, Housser and Tupper LLPa. First Nations Self-Government: A...
Resource Producer: First Nations Energy and Mining Council (FNEMC)
Found in: Agreements and MOU's | Business Dev & Plans | Consultation | Economic Development | Energy Generation | Environmental Stewardship | Governance | Lands & Resources | Legal | Legal Opinions & Reviews | Mines & Mining | Policies, Procedures & Protocols | Referrals | Rights & Title
2 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.
Found in: Acts & Regulations | Art & Artists | Claims | Community Services | Constitutions | Curriculum Development | Education | Funding | Governance | Health | Initiatives | Justice | Language | Legal | Litigation | Manuals & Handbooks | Mental Health & Wellness | Organization Structures | Rights & Title | Traditional Knowledge | Traditional Medicine | Treaty | Use & Occupancy
4 years 1 week
2010 / PDF
The document that is before you is the result of the work of countless people. Many First Nation or Aboriginal individuals and organizations have worked tirelessly to advance mechanisms for the recognition and protection of Aboriginal rights and title in Canada generally, and First Nation participation in environmental assessment specifically.
Found in: Consultation | Environmental Stewardship | Land Management | Land Use Planning | Lands & Resources | Legal | Legal Opinions & Reviews
2 years 2 months
2015 / MP3 Audio
Glen Coulthard’s book is for the generation of First Nations activists who want to change things entirely. Coulthard tackles current Indigenous-settler relations in Canada, drawing on Marx and Fanon. The book had its Vancouver launch at SFU Woodwards last month. Glen Coulthard invited four scholars and activists to share their thoughts on the book. The book...
1 month 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
Found in: Bylaws | Finance | Financial Management | Governance | Legal | Policies, Procedures & Protocols
10 months 2 weeks
2016 / PDF
The official Skowkale First Nation Business Permit Laws governing business applications, permitting, and enforcements.
Resource Producer: Sq’ewqéyl (Skowkale First Nation)