Government Commitments

Government Commitments to Truth and Reconciliation


November 29, 2018

The BC Assembly of First Nations, First Nations Summit and Union of BC Indian Chiefs, working together as the First Nations Leadership Council (FNLC), and the Province announced they are co-developing new legislation for introduction in 2019 to implement the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples in B.C. The Commitment recognizes our inherent rights of self-determination and jurisdiction, as well as our rights related to our lands, resources and territories.