September 21, 2022 marked the start of the 30th anniversary year of the signing of the BC Treaty Commission Agreement. Over the past three decades, Modern Treaty First Nations and First Nations in the Made-in-BC treaty negotiations process have accomplished and continue to achieve remarkable successes. Critical changes to the negotiations process have occurred. One of the most significant changes is the shifting legal landscape, which includes the adoption of provincial and federal UN Declaration legislations, greater rights recognition, removal of fiscal and financial barriers, and forthcoming landmark legal decisions.
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