Delgamuukw/Gisday’wa Changed Everything

Crown lands have always belonged to the citizens of indigenous nations. Twenty-five years ago this week, there was a profound change in the law regarding land and governance. On December 11, 1997, the Supreme Court of Canada rendered judgment in Delgamuukw / Gisday’wa...
Inherent Rights Youth Initiative

Inherent Rights Youth Initiative

Inherent Rights Storytelling / Youth and Elders Gathering Join us for our 1-day virtual Youth & Elders Gathering on Thursday, January 12, 2023. Youth & Elders from across Turtle Island will sit in a virtual ceremonial circle to share their experience and...
A Brief History of our Right to Self-Governance

A Brief History of our Right to Self-Governance

Explore the unbroken history of First Nations right to self-governance, a right rooted in our occupation and our own jurisdiction over the land before contact. In recent years aboriginal and treaty rights and title have been addressed by Canadian courts and, for many...