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Naskapi Nation of Kawawachikamach

Click to view Brochure The Innu word Naskapi is said to mean "people beyond the horizon”, describing their homeland is what is now northern Quebec and Labrador. A nomadic people for hundreds of years, the Naskapi people were subjected to major relocations for the commercial benefit of the Hudson Bay Company between 1830s and [...]

By |2018-12-10T23:46:57+00:00December 9th, 2018|Indigenous|0 Comments

Carcross Tagish Management Corporation (CTMC)

  Bringing the World to Carcross   The Carcross, Yukon community is small but mighty. As the gateway to the Yukon from Alaska, the community lies 74 km south of Whitehorse on the Klondike Highway and is home to the Tagish and Tlinglit First Nation people (and, for the trivia lovers out there, the [...]

By |2018-10-11T15:23:09+00:00September 21st, 2018|Indigenous|0 Comments

Kwikwetlem First Nation

  Creating In-Demand Industrial Land   Developers and businesses in the dense Metropolitan Vancouver area will soon have approximately 4 million new square feet of industrial and commercial land to work with. The market for industrial land in the Metro Vancouver region is at a record low of 1.5 per cent, the lowest in [...]

By |2018-10-11T15:21:56+00:00September 21st, 2018|Indigenous|0 Comments

Samson Management Ltd.

  Central Alberta Business and Real Estate   Samson Cree First Nation, or Samson First Nation (SFN), located in Central Alberta, is dedicated to preserving its language and culture through the maximization of human and natural resources. The tenants of this Sovereign Nation are Pimacihowin (Way of Life), Wahkohtowin (Kinship) Sakitowin (Love) and Tapwewin [...]

By |2018-10-11T15:18:20+00:00September 21st, 2018|Indigenous|0 Comments

Southern Chiefs’ Organization Inc.

Protect, Preserve, Promote and Enhance   To protect, preserve, and promote and enhance First Nations people’s inherent rights, languages, customs and traditions: this was the goal of the founding members of the Southern Chiefs Organization, established in 1999. 30 years later, the organization’s independent political forum works to improve the quality of life for [...]

By |2018-10-11T15:19:39+00:00September 21st, 2018|Indigenous|0 Comments

First Nations Power Authority (FNPA)

  Pathway to Power   By Anna Guy First Nation Power Authority (FNPA) is a breaking new ground for First Nations’-owed power generation companies. The first and only First Nations governed, not-for-profit development company of its kind in North America, FNPA has connected Aboriginal and Corporate Canada in the development of environmentally-preferred power generation [...]

By |2018-07-24T18:30:17+00:00July 24th, 2018|Associations, Indigenous|0 Comments

Northeastern Alberta Aboriginal Business Association (NAABA)

  Supporting Aboriginal Engagement in Northern Alberta By Anna Guy On an evening in early March, 1993, a group of prescient-minded business leaders met in downtown Fort McMurray to ensure the Aboriginal Community of Wood Buffalo would have an equal opportunity to secure work, and their futures. Their vision? Through working collectively, the Aboriginal [...]

By |2018-07-24T18:10:47+00:00July 24th, 2018|Associations, Indigenous|0 Comments