The Mountain Money (Op-Ed)

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On 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 …

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

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View 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 …

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

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View 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 …