News Releases 2006

December 21, 2006 BC Leadership Council Applauds Supreme Court Decision Affirming North Saanich Right to Hunt

December 15, 2006 Bear Mountain Draft Agreement Fundamentally Flawed: UBCIC Fully Supports Tsartlip First Nation

November 28, 2006 UBCIC Chiefs Council Passes UBCIC Resolution 2006-42 Calling For Fish Farm Moratorium

November 28, 2006 First Nations Leadership Council Troubled By Today’s Vote at the United Nations

November 27, 2006 Leadership Council Welcomes Federal and Provincial Committments to Support Health of First Nations

November 23, 2006 First Nations Leadership Council Information Bulletin

October 30, 2006 UBCIC Supports the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

October 23, 2006 First Nations Leadership Council Information Bulletin

October 20, 2006 Leadership Council urges continued support of Bill C-292 – An Act to Implement the Kelowna Accord

October 19, 2006 Canada - Support the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

October 12, 2006 Leadership Council Appalled With Prime Minister’s Comments on the Aboriginal Economic Fishery

September 18, 2006 First Nations Leadership Council Information Bulletin

August 17, 2006 First Nations Leadership Council Information Bulletin

August 14, 2006 New Relationship Trust Seeks Feedback From First Nations Community

August 10, 2006 First Nations Leadership Council calling for ‘peace on the water’ in Aboriginal economic fishery

August 09, 2006 Union of BC Indian Chiefs Supports Peaceful Resolution of the Standoff at Caledonia

July 17, 2006 First Nations Leadership Council Information Bulletin

July 12, 2006 First Nations Leadership Council Congratulates National Chief Fontaine on his re-election

July 11, 2006 MEDIA ADVISORY - First Nations Strategic Alliance on Aquaculture

June 30, 2006 Justice Delayed is Justice Denied: Draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

June 27, 2006 Court overturns Métis hunting rights in Okanagan Nation Territory

June 27, 2006 Open Letter: Draft U.N. Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

June 26, 2006 Ayateway Declaration: Indigenous Peoples Youth Caucus

June 21, 2006 First Nations Leadership Council supports 'call to action' for the Highway of Tears

June 20, 2006 UBCIC Shocked and Deeply Angered at Disproportionate Rate of Aboriginal Child Deaths

June 15, 2006 First Nations Leadership Council Information Bulletin

June 12, 2006 UBCIC Chiefs Council Supports Six Nations

May 19, 2006 BC First Nations Leadership Council Welcomes Private Members Bill to Implement Kelowna Accord

May 15, 2006 First Nations Leadership Council Information Bulletin

May 11, 2006 Leadership Council Pegs Residential Schools Settlement Announcement as Keystone for Reconciliation

May 05, 2006 The New Relationship Progress Report
Building a Road to a New Relationship


May 04, 2006 BC Urgent Call for Federal Government Financial Support for Kelowna Accord

May 02, 2006 Union of BC Indian Chiefs Responds to Prime Minister Harper's Federal Budget

April 25, 2006 Leadership Council Views MCFD Deputy Minister Appointment a Positive Step for Aboriginal Children

April 20, 2006 Tensions in Six Nations Rises: Leadership Council Urges Harper and McGuinty to Take Action

April 19, 2006 Musgamagw Tsawataineuk: Further Evidence of Contaminants Around Broughton Archipelago Fish Farms

April 13, 2006 First Nations Leadership Council Information Bulletin

April 12, 2006 Cooperation Vital for Implementing Child Review Recommendations

April 05, 2006 Union of BC Indian Chiefs Responds to the Government of Canada Throne Speech

March 28, 2006 MEDIA ADVISORY: Highway of Tears Symposium

March 22, 2006 Leadership Council Open Letter: Commendation to the Hartley Bay Community

March 21, 2006 Leadership Council Open Letter to First Nations in BC: New Relationship Trust Act

March 13, 2006 Leadership Council Condolence Letter: Chief Roy Mussell

March 12, 2006 Letter of Condolence: Chief Francis Flett, Opaskwayak Cree Nation

March 03, 2006 First Nations Leadership Council Information Bulletin

March 03, 2006 Lheidli T'enneh: Highway of Tears Symposium

February 21, 2006 Leadership Council Expresses Concern About the Disappearances and Murders on the Highway of Tears

February 07, 2006 Musgamagw Tsawataineuk Release: First Nations Oppose Central Coast Land Resource Management Plan

February 06, 2006 UBCIC Letter: Interim Agreement on Forest and Range Opportunities

January 24, 2006 First Nations Leadership Council Seeks Constructive Relationship With New Conservative Government

January 23, 2006 FIRST NATIONS VOTES MATTER! Don’t let others decide for you. Vote on January 23.

January 20, 2006 First Nations Leadership Council Information Bulletin

January 20, 2006 BC First Nations Urban and On-Reserve Leadership Unite Against the Regressive Conservative Agenda

January 17, 2006 BC Leadership Council: Open Letter to Stephen Harper

January 13, 2006 First Nations Votes Matter

January 11, 2006 First Nations Leadership Council Open Letter to Premier Campbell

January 11, 2006 BC First Nations Leadership Council Concerned over Pre-Election Conservative Rhetoric

January 10, 2006 Conservative Party Declares War on Aboriginal People