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The Mountain Money (Op-Ed)

February 21, 2018On March 15, 2016, Siksika Nation members voted in favour of a $123 million deal that saw them give up claims to the Castle Mountain area in Banff National Park. This article is the perspective of Hannah Many Guns, a writer for First Nations Drum, on the distribution. Read the original article. by Hannah Many Guns, February 5, 2018 Hannah’s a ... Read More

Ottawa to give 10-year grants to First Nations, with less reporting on how money is spent

January 2, 2018View original article.   Minister of Indigenous Services Jane Philpott and National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations Perry Bellegarde listen to a delegate’s question at the Assembly of First Nations Special Chiefs Assembly in Ottawa, on Dec. 6, 2017. JUSTIN TANG/THE CANADIAN PRESS GLORIA GALLOWAY OTTAWA INCLUDES CORRECTION PUBLISHED DECEMBER 27, 2017UPDATED DECEMBER 28, 2017 First Nations with ... Read More

First Nations Public Service Secretariat 2018 Conference March 13 ‐ 14, 2018 

February 9, 2018To register for the First Nations Public Service Secretariat Conference, download the form here. http://www.afoabc.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/FNPSS-2018-Conference-flyer.pdf  

BC WORKSHOP: EXPANDING FMA TAX SYSTEMS TO SUPPORT A JURISDICTION BASED FISCAL RELATIONSHIP

February 1, 2018View Original post. Expanding FMA Tax Systems to Support a Jurisdiction Based Fiscal Relationship Feb 15th, 2018 – Vancouver, BC The workshop presented by the Tulo Centre and the First Nations Tax Commission focuses on expanding FMA tax systems to support a jurisdiction based fiscal relationship. It will discuss how the fiscal relationship impacts the independence of First Nation jurisdictions. Key topics ... Read More
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Mar
8
Thu
First Nations Economic Corporation Development Conference @ The River Rock Resort
Mar 8 @ 8:00 am – Mar 9 @ 12:00 pm

**SOLD OUT**
Thank you for your interest in the Economic Development Corporation Conference. At this time we are at capacity and have closed registration. If you have any questions please call us at
604-925-6370

Mar
13
Tue
First Nations Public Service Secretariat 2018 Conference March 13 ‐ 14, 2018 @ Executive Airport Plaza Hotel 
Mar 13 – Mar 14 all-day

To register for the First Nations Public Service Secretariat Conference, download the form here.

http://www.afoabc.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/FNPSS-2018-Conference-flyer.pdf

Jun
13
Wed
2018 First Nations Band Administration Conference @ The Coveside Resort
Jun 13 @ 9:00 am – Jun 15 @ 12:00 pm
Oct
2
Tue
AFOA National Conference
Oct 2 @ 8:00 am – Oct 4 @ 4:00 pm
Dec
5
Wed
AFOA BC 2018 First Nations Financial Management Conference @ Coast Coal Harbour Hotel
Dec 5 @ 11:30 am – Dec 7 @ 12:00 pm
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