First Nations’ National Guardians Gathering: Indigenous Leadership Initiative – Save the Date March 12 & 13!

February 5, 2019By Annette SchroeterAnnouncement No Comments

Save the Date! Date: March 12 and 13, 2019 Location: Vancouver, British Columbia On behalf of the Indigenous Leadership Initiative (ILI) and the British Columbia Assembly of First Nations (BCAFN), in partnership with Environment and Climate Change Canada, we are pleased to announce the First Nations’ National Guardians Gathering to be held in Vancouver, British … Read More

Indigenous Intern Leadership Program

December 18, 2018By Annette SchroeterAnnouncement

Winter 2018 The Indigenous Intern Leadership Program, made possible by the BC Assembly of First Nations and the Business Council of British Columbia through their joint Champions Table, brings together qualifying recent Indigenous Graduates with BC employers for two-year work opportunities. This program provides an opportunity for an Indigenous graduate to hold meaningful employment within … Read More

B.C. Cabinet & First Nations Leaders’ Gathering

November 23, 2018By Annette SchroeterAnnouncement

November 29-30, 2018 Vancouver Convention Centre West 5th annual B.C. Cabinet & First Nations Leaders’ Gathering held on the territories of the Musqueam, Tsleil-Waututh and Squamish First Nations. This year’s gathering is organized in partnership between the First Nations Leadership Council and the Ministry of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation. The gathering offers numerous opportunities for … Read More

Webinar: Towards a Clean Growth Future

November 20, 2018By Annette SchroeterAnnouncement

Monday, November 26 from 12 noon to 1 pm Presenter: Bobbi Plecas, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy The B.C. government is developing a strategy for a clean future and has been reaching out to First Nations communities to begin a conversation and longer-term collaboration towards this important goal. As part of … Read More


November 14, 2018By Annette SchroeterAnnouncement

Applications are being sought from persons interested in participating as a board member for the New Relationship Trust. The BC Assembly of First Nations will be appointing one board member for a three-year term commencing December 1, 2018. Business and Structure The New Relationship Trust (NRT) is a not-for-profit corporation dedicated to increasing the capacity … Read More