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2018 Report on the status of B.C. First Nations Languages

Just Released! Report on the Status of B.C. First Nations Languages 2018 We are excited to release the third edition of the First Peoples’ Cultural Council’s Report on the Status of B.C. First Nations Languages 2018. This report reveals that while the … Continue reading

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Whose Land Is It Anyway? A Manual for Decolonization

FPSE News We are pleased to announce the publication of Whose Land Is It Anyway? A Manual for Decolonization; inspired by a 2016 speaking tour  by Arthur Manuel, less than a year before his untimely passing in January 2017. The … Continue reading

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Dates Announced: Engagement Sessions on Indigenous Languages Legislation

The Government of Canada has released a schedule of dates for engagement on the proposed federal Indigenous languages legislation. The schedule for the B.C. engagement sessions is as follows: June 26, 2018 – Vancouver (Métis) June 27, 2018 – Vancouver … Continue reading

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FPCC is hiring a Finance Clerk!

We’re hiring to support the success of language, arts and culture revitalization programs in First Nations communities in British Columbia! Specifically, we’re seeking a: Finance Clerk The Finance Clerk will work closely with FPCC’s Finance Officer to contribute to effective … Continue reading

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Indigenous Languages- events, funding, opportunities

Elders Grants– Open Until Funds Exhausted. The New Relationship Trust (NRT) provides a maximum of $2,000 per projects that benefit Elders and/or Elders groups at the community or Nation level. The purpose of the initiative is capacity building that enhances … Continue reading

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FPCC’s Language Nest Program is now accepting applications!

FPCC is pleased to announce that the Language Nest Program is now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 program year! The goal of the Pre-school Language Nest Program is to create new language speakers by creating language and cultural immersion environments for … Continue reading

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Call for Expressions of Interest to Create Unique Artwork for FPCC

The First Peoples’ Cultural Council is seeking to commission up to two unique art pieces from B.C. First Nations and Indigenous artists. This invitation includes visual artists working in any art form that can translate effectively to digital images. The … Continue reading

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