FIRST NATIONS RIGHTS AND ENVIRONMENTAL GOVERNANCE: Lessons from the Great Bear Rainforest
- LE 10e ANNIVERSAIRE DE LA COMMISSION ROYALE SUR LES PEUPLES AUTOCHTONES : L'AUTONOMIE GOUVERNEMENTALE DES PREMIÃˆRES NATIONS N'EST PAS POUR DEMAIN. Myles, Brian // Recherches AmÃ©rindiennes au QuÃ©bec;2007, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p88
This article presents the author's views that despite what conclusions came from the reports published by the Canadian Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples in 1996, the First Nations must decide what they want to do for a government. The author examines several discussions that have taken...
- Fontaine wants to see Aboriginal issues addressed. // Alberta Sweetgrass;Aug2008, Vol. 15 Issue 9, p2
The article explores the topics discussed at the 2008 Canadian Indian Council of the Federation. Comments from National Chief Phil Fontaine regarding the measures discussed at the conference are included. The issues brought up at the conference include the need for leadership, the need for good...
- Past Imperfect. Morrison, Deborah // Canada's History;Apr/May2013, Vol. 93 Issue 2, p65
In this article, the author discusses the importance of gaining historical knowledge about the First Nations people of Canada as a necessary step in initiating dialogue between Canadians and First Nations people and correcting the poor social conditions the latter face. She argues for the...
- PremiÃ¨res Nations. Picard, Ghislain // Recherches AmÃ©rindiennes au QuÃ©bec;2010, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p27
The author discusses the First Nations' special relationship with their ancestral lands, their responsibility in managing and guarding their territory, and their duty in participating in decisions concerning the exploitation and use of their territorial resources. The 1982 constitutional law...
- Treasured islands. Miller, Chris; Hawes, Kim // Canadian Geographic;Jan/Feb2016, p71
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Treasured Islands" in the December 2015 issue.
- Federal land. // Rourke's Native American History & Culture Encyclopedia;Mar2009, Issue 3, p43
Information on federal land of Native Americans being controlled by the government of the U.S. is presented.
- Great Basin Culture Area. // Rourke's Native American History & Culture Encyclopedia;Apr2009, Issue 4, p18
Information on the Great Basin Culture Area is presented, which is comprised by tribes of Utah, Nevada, and Idaho.
- Redefining native politics. Goldberg, Kim // Canadian Dimension;Dec/Jan96, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p7
Focuses on the emergence of the traditional sovereigntist movement as a political force with the potential to reshape the land claims process in British Columbia. Growing rift within native communities and the non-native environmental movement; Sovereigntists' rejection of the authority of...
- lifestyle. Great Canadian Shoreline CLEANUP. Yaworski, Bev // Alive: Canada's Natural Health & Wellness Magazine;Sep2014, Issue 383, p119
The article looks at the 21st Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup in 2013, which covered cleanup efforts in all Canadian provinces. Topics discussed include 58,500 Canadians volunteered at more than 1,950 cleanup sites to remove waste at about 3,000 kilometers of coastline, cleanup activities...