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What FNWARM Stands For?

THE CURRENT REALITY

The mining industry has the financial and human resources to fight for what it wants, and the political lobbying resources to wage its campaigns. Yet as of 2010 there had not been a major new metals mine open in BC since the ...

THE PROBLEM

Many companies still believe they can get around the law and First Nations rights. They spend their time and resources trying to divide communities, or to limit their involvement in the process. They spend fortunes on PR campaigns that portray ...

THE FUTURE

Some more enlightened mining companies have realized that working with First Nations is not only the key to complying with the courts and getting approval for a project, but is also the key to future certainly for their projects ...

News Releases

Fraser Institute News Release – Saskatchewan ranks first in Canada and second worldwide in annual global mining survey; Ontario and B.C. slipping

CALGARY—Saskatchewan is the most attractive jurisdiction for mining investment in Canada, according to an annual global survey of mining executives released today by the Fraser Institute, an independent, non-partisan Canadian policy think-tank. The Fraser Institute Annual Survey...
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CNW – First Nation Voices Frustration With Status-Quo Resource Development Models in its Territory:

CNW – First Nation Voices Frustration With Status-Quo Resource Development Models in its Territory: Outlines New Rules as it Begins Exploring the Eagle Spirit Energy Project FORT FRASER, BC, Feb. 11, 2015 /CNW/ – Nadleh Whut’en First Nation Council says it is no...
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Nak’al Bun-Stuart Lake Mount Milligan Construction Phase Report December 2014

Nak’al Bun-Stuart Lake Mount Milligan Construction Phase Report December 2014
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MOUNT POLLEY MINE REPORT HIGHLIGHTS THREATS TO ALASKA SALMON, FISHING JOBS AND COMMUNITIES FROM B.C. MINES

MOUNT POLLEY MINE REPORT HIGHLIGHTS THREATS TO ALASKA SALMON, FISHING JOBS AND COMMUNITIES FROM B.C. MINES   Rather than calming Alaskans’ worries, new report is a rallying cry for U.S. State Department action to demand better salmon safeguards from B.C.   A diverse group of...
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