First Nations in Canada

First Nations is a term used to identify Indigenous Canadian peoples who are neither Inuit nor Métis. Traditionally, First Nations in Canada were peoples who lived south of the tree line, and mainly south of the Arctic Circle. There are 634 recognized First Nations governments or bands across Canada. Roughly half are located in the provinces of Ontario and British Columbia.



UMP: University of Manitoba Press · 29 March 2024 English

This first-of-its-kind collection shares stories not only of entrepreneurial excellence and persistence but of savvy leadership, innovation, and reciprocity, providing hope to Indigenous business leaders, youth, and elected officials working …

Project. Membertou is an exemplar of First Nations in Canada that are changing the national dialogue

National Aboriginal Economic Development Board · 1 March 2024 English

137 3 Message from the Chairperson On behalf of the National Indigenous Economic Development Board (NIEDB), I’m pleased to share the following report detailing Government of Canada actions in relation …

estimate the infrastructure deficit across First Nations in Canada to be at least $25 billion and possibly

ICP: Institute for Community Prosperity · 27 February 2024 English

He is an advisor to the Nonprofit Resilience Lab, and on the Editorial Advisory Board of The Philanthropist, and is the lead author of an annual scan of trends and …

Temple tially among the over six hundred First Nations in Canada, Grandin (also a brilliant systems thinker)

INSPQ: Institut national de santé publique du Québec · 22 January 2024

This knowledge synthesis identifies the research principles presented by Indigenous organizations in Canada, thus providing a portrait of their priorities and requirements in this area. The principles are grouped into …

National political representation body of First Nations in Canada. Assembly of First Nations Quebec- Regional

CPRC: University of Regina Press · 20 January 2024 English

Breaks the deafening silence of Indigenous women’s voices in academic leadership positions. Since the 2015 release of the report on the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada, new Indigenous policies …

Indian Brotherhood (now the Assembly of First Nations) in Canada, and the American Indian Movement in the

Saskatchewan Population Health and Evaluation Research Unit · 12 January 2024 English

The fundamental goal is to shift the Maarsii/Koana and gratitude to all community research paradigm to transform how members and Elders for gifting their time, researchers from all disciplines interact, …

Development of the Indian Act 1820- 1927 (First Nations in Canada, Government of 1.0 Rationale Canada, 2017)

CPRC: University of Regina Press · 18 November 2023 English

An analysis of how neoliberal policies have radically restructured farming in Western Canada.The establishment of a Western Canadian economy dominated by family farming was part of the government’s post-Confederation nation …

starvation and economic ruin for many First Nations in Canada. As the depression dragged on through

Canada Council for the Arts · 31 October 2023 English

In partnership with the Canada of the issues affecting where artists in our cities are able to live Council for the Arts, Toronto Arts Council led the development and work …

Digital, Historic Treaties and Treaty First Nations in Canada Infographic, and Maps of Treaty-Making

Environmental Defence · 19 October 2023 English

The text of the statement must also be included in the front of the table of contents of the party’s main brief. [...] The text of the statement must also …

Great Lakes states and 39 Anishinabek First Nations in Canada to shut down Line 5. See MIDWEST ALLIANCE

ELC: Environmental Law Centre · 16 October 2023 English

Below we document how the BC placer mining regime is inconsistent with several fundamental rights defined in the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, including: The Need …

Consumption and Nutritional Health among First Nations in Canada” (2018) at 32, online: <https://ruor.uottawa

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