BCMF President Mr. Keith Henry Selected as Canada 150 Ambassador

BC Métis Federation President Mr. Keith Henry has been selected for the prestigious and honorary role as Ambassador during the Canada 150 celebrations. The Ambassadors program highlights the achievements of prominent Canadians in celebration of the 150th anniversary of Confederation. Mr. Keith Henry, together with 18 other Ambassadors, will have the unique opportunity to help […]

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Inaugural BC Métis Federation Socio-Economic Survey

BC Métis Federation is proud to share the first ever socio-economic study which outlines the needs of card carrying members of the BC Métis Federation. This study was a result of member feedback to the survey undertaken over the last few months. Introduction The mandate of the British Columbia Metis Federation (BC Métis Federation) is […]

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Métis Nation BC Continues Road to More Division

British Columbia Métis Communities BC Métis Federation Members Re: Métis Nation BC Continues Road to More Division Members and Partners, Recently the other Métis representative organization Métis Nation BC refused to meet with BC Métis Federation in a letter from their President Clara Morin Dal Col. This letter appears to justify refusing to meet with […]

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BC Métis Federation Response to Broken Promises: Alex’s Story

British Columbia Métis Communities BC Métis Federation Members Re: BC Métis Federation Response to Broken Promises: Alex’s Story Dear partners and members, This week the Métis community was once again shown the consequences when government policies and programs intended to support our people have no real meaning. British Columbians were jolted from their complacency on […]

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2016-2017 Operational Budget Update

The BC Métis Federation continues to be transparent in all aspects of spending and revenues. The board approved the 3rd quarter budget (9 of 12 months) this past weekend for the fiscal year April 1st, 2016 – March 31st,2016. The organization is under budget and remains effective to support the operations.

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Board Minutes Feb 5th, 2017

BC Metis Federation leadership met on the weekend of Feb 5th and the DRAFT minutes are available for members and partners to review. There are many important items and decisions included.

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Métis Engagement in BC

Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 Re: Métis Engagement in BC Dear Federal Minister Bennett and Provincial Minister Rustad: I write today to continue to request the Federal and Provincial Governments to re-assess the position that the only recognized political organization representing Métis people in British Columbia is the Métis Nation BC. As each of your offices […]

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Métis Nation BC Builds Walls Instead of Bridges Between Métis

Monday, January 29th, 2017 Métis Communities BC Métis Federation Members Re: Métis Nation BC Builds Walls Instead of Bridges Between Metis Members and Partners, The BC Métis Federation continues to assert representation on behalf of over 2500 card carrying members located throughout British Columbia. BC Métis Federation was formed in June of 2011 after a […]

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Oil and Gas – What do you think?

Métis Communities BC Métis Federation Members Re: Oil and Gas/Energy Sector Members and Partners, There continues to be significant debate on the value of oil and gas and the energy sector for our members, communities and all British Columbians. The debates and negative spin about this industry is playing itself out on social media confusing […]

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Provide Your Feedback on the Fisheries Act Review – Deadline Jan 20

Dear BCMF Members, As part of the ongoing regulatory review, the BCMF Consultation Office has been asked to provide feedback on review and revision to the Fisheries Act, some of our strongest legislation for environmental protection. Please review the following information and provide your thoughts to bcmf@ksdandassociates.com with the heading “Fisheries Review” by January 20. […]

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