Resource Library

10 years 2 weeks
Topic Spotlight
2011 / PDF
Providing a Long-Term ‘Map’ for Organizational Effectiveness - First Nations Development Institute (2004). USA:FNDI. - Overview of suggested standards for financial management, resource generation, human capacity, governance, evaluation and measurement and strategic planning. Note: pagination intended for document to be folded into booklet form.
8 years 5 months
2015 / PDF
The following pages outline the Commission’s central conclusions about the history and legacy of residential schools and identify both the barriers to reconciliation and the opportunities for constructive action that currently exist.
Author(s): The Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada
10 years 1 month
2013 / PDF
Communities can use this resources to examine the Lower Kootenay First Nation's approach to developing a Chief and Councilmanual and gain knowledge that will inform the development of their own manual for Chief and Council.Document excerpt: "This Manual will orient Council members to, and describe their appropriate governance role, responsibilities and activities."
Resource Producer: Lower Kootenay First Nation
4 years 7 months
2019 /
Xáxli’p Chief and Council engaged Miller Titerle + Company (“MT+Co”) to provide advice regarding the governance and corporate structuring of Xáxli’p Development Corporation and Xáxli’p Development Limited Partnership (“XDC”), in order to separate XDC’s governance from the political institutions of Xáxli’p and to ensure proper liability and tax structuring of XDC (“Project”).
5 years 5 months
2018 / PDF
Updated Iskut Custom Election Code and ensured election regulations work for community’s needs.
Resource Producer: Iskut First Nation
Author(s): Iskut First Nation
5 years 5 months
2016 / Word doc
Project Summary: Community planning and engagement
Resource Producer: Tsay Keh Dene Band
Author(s): Tsay Keh Dene Band
5 years 6 months
2017 / Word doc
Documentation on the process and committees compiled to forward Snaw-naw-as First Nations self-governance.
Resource Producer: Snaw-Naw-As (Nanoose First Nation)
Author(s): Snaw-Naw-As (Nanoose First Nation)
5 years 6 months
2018 / Word doc
All documentation of the LFN process of Constitution Planning with Elders and Family Representatives.
Resource Producer: Leq’a:mel First Nation
Author(s): Leq’a:mel First Nation
5 years 6 months
2017 / PDF
Westbank First Nation Project: Implement Governance Instrument process that was developed in Phase 1 of this 2 Phase project. All documentation of process with information guides.
Author(s): Westbank First Nations
5 years 6 months
2017 / PDF
Four community meetings were held to build processes that promote transparency and accountability within the community.
Author(s): Gwa’sala-‘Nakwaxda’xw Nations'