Indigenous self-government vital

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By: Peter McKenna Posted: 09/9/2017 4:00 AM Recently, the Trudeau government introduced a series of initiatives to further Indigenous self-government and self-determination — including the splitting of the Department of Indigenous and Northern Affairs into two separate ministries. The new Department of Crown-Indigenous Relations will be tasked with accelerating “self-government and self-determination agreements based on new policies, laws and operational …

Attend New Fiscal Relationship Engagement Sessions with Chief David Jimmie – Starting September 22 in Terrace

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In July 2016, the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) and Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding to “examine the current fiscal arrangement(s) to identify areas/elements of the existing relationship that are impeding progress in moving towards a government-to-government relationship.” Chief David Jimmie was appointed to the Chiefs Committee on Fiscal Relations. He has been tasked …

REGISTER NOW! AFOA BC First Nations Finance & Administrative Conference – Sept 21-22, 2017

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Registration for our upcoming Finance & Administrative Conference is now open! You can now register and pay online for our conferences – this is a new option for us, if you have any questions don’t hesitate to call 604-925-6370 or Download the REGISTRATION FORM and mail or fax to 604-925-6390 You can also download a sample letter for sponsorship from …