January 20, 2020

Call for Research Proposals: Fiscal Implications of Fishing Rights and Governance

Canada, British Columbia and Indigenous nations have signed four comprehensive land claim agreements with eight Indigenous nations along the coast of BC (Nisga’a Final Agreement, Tsawwassen First Nation Final Agreement, Maa-Nulth First Nations Final Agreement and the Tla’amin Final Agreement).

August 23, 2019


STATUS: Full-time Term March 31, 2021

The position will provide policy, logistical, project management and communications support to a Modern Treaty Implementation research project involving partners across Canada.

June 27, 2019

Funding Inuit Self-Determination

In this article, Natan Obed describes the process of funding Inuit self-determination and how funding is allocated within Inuit Nunangat. 

March 25, 2019

Grant Steering Committee Meet In Person

February 27-28, 2019 the Grant Steering Committee and collaborators met in person to have a fulsome discussion of the findings to date of literature reviews, direction of the research, and overview of associated research by grant collaborators who will contribute to NPA or participate in the gran

January 11, 2019

Call for Contributions to Northern Public Affairs Special Issue on Modern Treaty Implementation

For over 40 years, Indigenous peoples and Canada have been attempting to implement modern treaties. This special issue will contain peer reviewed articles, interviews, and journalistic, creative, and artistic perspectives on modern Treaty implementation in Canada.

December 04, 2018

NTI welcomes release of Nunavut Inuit Labour Force Analysis

The Nunavut Inuit Labour Force Analysis (NILFA), drafted by Employment and Social Development Canada with contributions from the Government of Nunavut and our project partners Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated, was recently released.

November 20, 2018

Tri-Council and Tlicho Government representatives discuss Indigenous Research Strategy

November 20, 2018: Principal Investigator Stephanie Irlbacher-Fox, Lands Theme Co-Lead John B.

October 04, 2018

October 4-5, 2018: Land Claim Implementation and Indigenous Relationships to Land Scoping Workshop

The Land Relationships Theme held two workshops October 2-5 in Yellowknife and Behchokǫ̀ discussing our work to date and seeking future research direction on the implementation of modern treaties.

September 21, 2018

September 21-22, 2018: Modern Treaty Implementation and Indigenous Law: An Exploratory Workshop

A collaboration of the Modern Treaty Implementation Partnership Grant and the Indigenous Law Research Unit, Faculty of Law, University of Victoria