Musqueam Self-Governance Public Engagement

Date: 2010-2011

EcoPlan was retained by Musqueam to assist with public engagement efforts around their self-governance initiatives. Musqueam is entering into bilateral negotiations with the federal government in order to formulate a self-governance framework that will determine a new relationship between the Nation and Canada. Key issues include Musqueam jurisdiction over its constitution, membership, lands and resource management, environment, health, culture and heritage, education, gaming, public services, justice, taxation, and municipal space. EcoPlan helped engage and inform the Musqueam nation and the wider community about to the details of the negotiation process, proceedings, and future policy options.