Media Release: Archives


June 10,2020 - Tŝilhqot'in Nation Calls on Canada and the RCMP to take urgent action on systemic racism in policing

May 28, 2020 - ʔEsdilagh First Nation (Alexandria First Nation) Enacts Historic ʔElhdaqox Dechen Ts’edilhtan ("Sturgeon River Law")

May 14, 2020 - New Prosperity Mine is Finally Dead: Tŝilhqot'in Nation Celebrates the Supreme Court of Canada's Decision to Deny Taseko Mines Limited's Appeal.

May 8, 2020 - Tŝilhqot'in Nation Approves of Assault Weapon Ban Order

March 31, 2020 - Tŝilhqot'in Nation Declares State of Emergency in response to COVID-19

March 27, 2020 - Tŝilhqot'in Nation Maintains Full Closure of Steelhead Fisheries, Calls on DFO to Take Immediate Action Against Extirpation


December 13, 2019 - Tŝilhqot'in and Ulkatcho Announce Emergency No Caribou Hunting Ban in their Traditional Territories

November 22, 2019 - Tŝilhqot'in Delegation Attending the United Nations Forum on Business and Human Rights in Geneva

October 24, 2019 - The Tŝilhqot'in Nation Welcomes the Liberal Government Back to Office

October 21, 2019 - Tŝilhqot'in Nation Celebrate Grand Opening of its Solar Farm

October 2, 2019 - Tŝilhqot'in Nation Alarmed by Crashing Mountain Caribou Populations in the Chilcotin

September 6, 2019 - Tŝilhqot'in Nation Welcomes Injunction Halting Taseko Drilling Program

August 28, 2019 - Canada, British Columbia, and the Tŝilhqot'in Nation Sign Gwets’en Nilt’i Pathway Agreement

August 23, 2019 - Tŝilhqot'in Nation Enacts Historic Nulh Ghah Dechen Ts’edilhtan ("Wildlife Law) for Declared Aboriginal Title Lands

August 6, 2019 - Tŝilhqot'in Nation Declares State of Local Emergency in Response to the Status of our Fisheries and the Crisis at Big Bar Slide

July 18, 2019 - Tŝilhqot'in Nation hold ceremony to commemorate wrongful hanging of Chief ʔAhan

July 16, 2019 - Tsilhqot’in Nation Takes Struggle to protect Teztan Biny to the United Nations: Submission to the UN Special Rapporteur highlights imminent violation of human rights and extends invitation to visit Teztan Biny

July 1, 2019 - Tŝilhqot’in Nation announces peaceful action to protect Teẑtan Biny and Yanah Biny

June 26, 2019 - Tŝilhqot’in Nation Marks the 5th Anniversary of Historic Supreme Court of Canada Victory

June 25, 2019 - Statement from the Tŝilhqot’in Nation on Escalating Conflict at Teẑtan Biny (Fish Lake)

June 13, 2019 - Tŝilhqot’in Stand Strong Despite the Supreme Court of Canada’s Decision Not to Hear Appeal

June 4, 2019 - Tŝilhqot’in Nation supports the recommendations outlined in the National Inquiry's Final Report on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

May 8, 2019 - Tŝilhqot’in supports the decision to remove Judge Matthew Begbie Statue in New Westminster

May 2, 2019 - Tŝilhqot’in Nation Delivers Historic Statement to the United Nations: Chiefs Present to the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues and Bring Drum Song to the Floor of the Assembly

April 29, 2019 - Tŝilhqot’in Nation Makes Historic First Visit to United Nations: Delegation in New York City for U.N. Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

April 24, 2019 - Tŝilhqot'in National Government releases wildfire Calls to Action with B.C., Canada.

April 23, 2019 - Tŝilhqot’in Nation Challenges BC Approval to Increase Tailings Effluent into Fraser River

April 17, 2019 - Tŝilhqot’in Disappointed by BC’s Failure to Award Highway Service Contract

April 1, 2019 - Tsilhqot'in Nation Granted Injunction

March 22, 2019 - Tsilhqot'in Nation Seeking Injunction Today

March 15, 2019 - Tsilhqot'in Nation Calls on Supporters in Wake of Court Decision

March 1, 2019 - Tsilhqot'in Nation Disappointed at BC Court of Appeal Decision 

January 18, 2019 - Tsilhqot'in Defend Rejection of Mine

January 11, 2019 - Tsilhqot'in Nation and Southern Dakleh Continue Collaboration


November 22, 2018 - BC Court of Appeal hears Tsilhqot’in appeal of Taseko Drilling Program at Teztan Biny

November 3, 2018 - Prime Minister visits Tsilhqot’in Nation to personally deliver statement of exoneration

September 28, 2018 - Tsilhqot’in Nation and Province sign moose co-management agreement

September 18, 2018 - Tsilhqot’in Nation Relieved by Successful Injunction Prohibiting Taseko Drilling Program

September 5, 2018 - Tsilhqot’in Nation and Southern Dãkelh Announce Ban on Moose Hunt

August 30, 2018 -Tsilhqot’in Nation announces Peaceful Gathering at Teẑtan Biny and Yanah Biny; Seeks Injunction against Taseko Drilling Program

August 27, 2018 - Tsilhqot’in Nation Stands Strong Despite BC Supreme Court Setback

August 13, 2018 - Xeni Gwet’in Honours River Habitat through River Ceremony

August 10, 2018 - Tsilhqot’in Nation sends Condolences to Telegraph Creek Wildfire Situation

August 9, 2018 - Tsilhqot’in Nation Enhances Compliance and Education in Territory

August 8, 2018 - Tsilhqot’in Nation Celebrates Success in 2018 Mushroom Harvest Management

July 31, 2018 - Campfire ban in effect within Declared Title Area

July 24, 2018 - Tsilhqot’in Nation Endorses Miles Richardson for AFN National Chief

July 5, 2018 - Tsilhqot’in Nation welcomes Court Victory

June 27, 2018 - Tsilhqot’in Nation Responds to Harmful Provincial Moose Harvest Allocation

June 25, 2018 - Tsilhqot’in Nation back in court to challenge Taseko Mines Ltd. drilling permits

June 22, 2018 - Tsilhqot’in Nation Prepares for Court after Ruling against CEAA

June 22, 2018 - New B.C., Tsilhqot’in agreements underline spirit of cooperation

May 18, 2018 - Tsilhqot’in Issue Permits for Mushroom Harvest in Territory

May 18, 2018 - Tsilhqot’in Community Names Recognized through Nenqay Deni Accord

May 15, 2018 - Tsilhqot'in Respond to Wildfire Review

April 14, 2018 - Canada, British Columbia and the Tsilhqot’in Nation announce signing of tripartite Collaborative Emergency Management Agreement

March 26, 2018 -  Tsilhqot’in Drumming fills House of Commons during Historic Session of Parliament

March 20, 2018- Tsilhqot’in Nation Announces Full Closure of Steelhead Fisheries

March 15, 2018- BC Hydro Greenlights Energy Purchase Agreement for Tsilhqot’in Solar Farm

February 15, 2018- Tsilhqot’in Nation supports Canada’s Announcement of a New Recognition and Implementation of Indigenous Rights Framework

February 8, 2018- Tsilhqot’in Nation Commends Williams Lake Indian Band on Supreme Court of Canada Victory


December 13, 2017 - Tsilhqot’in Nation Responds to Concerns Raised by Tourism Operators

December 7, 2017 - Tsilhqot’in Nation Celebrates Federal Court Ruling

November 30, 2017 - Tsilhqot’in National Government Calls for Public Inquiry into Wildfire Response

November 3, 2017 - The Government of Canada and the Tsilhqot’in Nation Announce Intent to Offer Posthumous Exonerations to Six Tsilhqot’in Chiefs

November 2, 2017 - British Columbia and Tsilhqot’in Recommit to Work Together

October 19, 2017 - Xeni Gwet’in Declare Ban on Moose Hunting in Tsilhqot’in Title Lands and Xeni Gwet’in Caretaker Areas

October 16, 2017 - ?Esdilagh First Nation Declare Ban on Moose Harvest in Traditional Territory

September 26, 2017- Tsilhqot’in Nation Challenged with ‘Business as Usual’ from Province of B.C

August 30, 2017- Tsilhqot'in National Government Respond to Criminial Charge Against Chief Roger William

-August 21, 2017 - Tsilhqot'in National Government Hiring Intern for Negotiations and External Affairs Office

August 18, 2017 - Xeni Gwet'in First Nation Restricts Public Access to Declared Title Area and Announces Strict Fire Ban

August 15, 2017 - Tsilhqot’in Commend Federal Intervention to Permanently Stop Taseko Mines Limited’s Drilling Program at Teztan Biny

August 14, 2017 - B.C Announces Emergency Grant for First Nations, Small Businesses Affected by Wildfire

August 11, 2017 - Closure Notice: Farwell Canyon Closed to all Non Tsilhqot'in Fishers

August 1, 2017 - Tsilhqot'in Nation Mark a Historic Moment in Meeting with Prime Minister Trudeau and Federal Ministers

July 31, 2017 - Tsilhqot'in Seek Injunctions from BC Supreme Court to Stop Taseko Mines Ltd. Drilling in Tsilhqot'in Territory

-June 27, 2017- Tsilhqot’in Title Land Rangers Prepare to Launch in Unprecedented Role as Guardians of Title Land

June 7, 2017 - Tsilhqot’in Nation Meets with United Nations Working Group on Business and Human Rights

June 6, 2017 - Tsilhqot’in Nation commends Law Society of B.C for Removal of Begbie Statue

April 28, 2017 - Tsilhqot’in Nation Hiring Two Positions :Executive Lead Negotiator and Negotiations Manager

January 30, 2017 -Tsilhqot’in Nation Defends Lands and Waters from Taskeo Mines Ltd.

January 27, 2017 -Tsilhqot'in Nations Signs Letter of Understanding


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