June is National Indigenous History Month. It is an important time for all Canadians to reflect upon the journey and history of First Nations. For the BC First Nations Forestry Council, it is an opportunity to revisit the priorities identified by Nations for a new path forward, with First Nations as Full Partners in the forest sector. #ItsTime for meaningful change in the role Nations should play as full partners in the forest sector.
Each goal of the BC First Nations Forest Strategy is informed by principles that the Province and the First Nations Leadership Council have recognized more broadly as key to the modernization of government-to-government relationship between the Province of BC and individual First Nations. For more information about the principles, click here to read the BC First Nations Forest Strategy.