2020

December 11, 2020: The Tŝilhqot’in Nation and the Yeqox Nilin Justice Society are proud to announce the soft opening of the new Indigenous Court in Williams Lake

December 1, 2020: The Tŝilhqot’in Nation endorses the recommendations outlined in the Turpel-Lafond Report, In Plain Sight: Addressing Indigenous-specific Racism and Discrimination in B.C. Health Care

November 12, 2020: Shell and the Tŝilhqot’in National Government
invest in nature for the future

October 21, 2020: Tŝilhqot’in Nation endorses the NDP and Premier John Horgan for re-election

October 15, 2020: New Westminster and Tŝilhqot’in Nation become Sister Communities with signing of Sister Community Agreement

August 31, 2020: The Tŝilhqot’in Nation and University of British Columbia sign Memorandum of Understanding and Indigenous Knowledge Protocol Agreement to strengthen collaborative research partnerships with UBC’s Centre for Environmental Assessment Research

July 15, 2020: The Tŝilhqot’in Nation Stands with Nuu-Chah-nulth and Other First Nations in BC in Calling on the NDP Government to Table Bill 17

July 1, 2020: Tŝilhqot’in Nation Calls on DFO to partner with the Nation to Recover and Rebuild Chinook Stocks in the Fraser River

June 10, 2020: The Tŝilhqot’in Nation calls on Canada and the RCMP to take urgent action on systemic racism in policing

June 1, 2020: B.C., Xeni Gwet’in continue working together on long-term management of title land

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: The 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

2019

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

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

September 6, 2019: Tŝilhqot’in Nation Welcomes Injunction Halting Taseko Drilling Program

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

July 16, 2019: Tŝilhqot’in Nation Takes Struggle to protect Teẑtan Biny to the United Nations

July 16, 2019: Tŝilhqot’in Nation Continues to Oppose Drilling Program as Court Grants Taseko Injunction

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

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

*For specific archived press releases, please email your request to jwarne@tsilhqotin.ca, or myanna@tsilhqotin.ca