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FPCC Makes Record Investment in B.C. First Nations Languages

February 13, 2019 We are excited to announce today that FPCC has significantly increased programs, outreach and funding to document and build fluency in B.C.’s First Nations languages for the 2018/19 program year. The increased support is possible because of … Continue reading

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FPCC Statement on Indigenous Languages Legislation

February 5, 2019 The First Peoples’ Cultural Council is pleased that national Indigenous languages legislation was tabled today in the House of Commons. Indigenous people in Canada have been calling for this measure for many years and it is our … Continue reading

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FPCC announces NEW grant for Language Gathering and Sharing!

We are now offering funding for language-focused gatherings that bring together First Nations communities and organizations in British Columbia to share about their current and future language revitalization projects and plans. The grants may be used for formal or informal … Continue reading

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BC Language Initiative Grants Deadline Nov 16

The B.C. Language Initiative application for grant submission deadline is November 16, 2018 at 4 pm. BCLI supports projects to revitalize British Columbia First Nations languages through documentation, immersion programs, materials and curriculum development, traditional and cultural programming and community … Continue reading

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Silent Speaker Pilot Program – Call for Expressions of Interest

FPCC is excited to announce that we are accepting proposals for Expressions of Interest for Reclaiming My Language: A Course for Silent Speakers. This course is for people who understand but do not speak their First Nations language and is … Continue reading

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Language Revitalization Coaching Sessions

This fall FPCC Language Revitalization Coaches will be travelling throughout the province to share information and support for language revitalization work. Language Revitalization Coaches support First Nations communities and organizations to build up their language revitalization initiatives through strategic language … Continue reading

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FPCC Language Program Applications Now Open

FPCC Language Programs are now accepting applications for funding! To learn about each of our language programs visit our website at http://www.fpcc.ca/language/programs Click on each program below to access the application form, guidelines and detailed information about the program. Please … Continue reading

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