Bill leaves the vast majority of First Nations under the jurisdiction of the Supreme Court’s consultation jurisprudence.
aboriginal land claims
Despite claims to the contrary, B.C. bill does not include First Nation veto over resource development
Payouts do not include the value of provincial contributions or of public lands transferred to reserve status.
Economic and social progress comes from seizing future opportunities, not from preoccupation with past grievances.
The Tsilhqot’in judgment has left dozens of legal uncertainties on Aboriginal title.
In the 2016 mining survey, the NWT received scored 75.77 (out of 100) on our index.
Wind and solar power are intermittent energy sources that literally blow or shine at the whims of nature.
In B.C., 72 per cent of explorers indicate that uncertainty from disputed land claims deters investment.