"This paper evaluates an innovative two-tiered model of collaborative planning designed to increase participation of First Nations in resource and environmental planning in British Columbia, Canada. Like a one-tiered model, the two-tiered model engages stakeholders in face-to-face negotiations to develop a consensus plan. However, to finalize an agreement, recommendations from the first tier are then sent to a second tier of negotiations that includes only two parties – First Nations and the provincial government.
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"Following the release of the new Federal Framework for Aboriginal Economic Development in 2009, CANDO has recognized the need to strategically align with INAC and the revised federal policy. Additionally, a comprehensive organizational review of CANDO was completed in early 2011 in which several improvement opportunities were identified. This strategic plan will address the key issues and opportunities CANDO faces as an organization, and provide a detailed guide for implementation."
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THE INSTITUTE OF ISLAND STUDIES (IIS) is a research, education, and public policy institute based at the University of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, Canada. With an emphasis always on Prince Edward Island, the work of the Institute focuses on the culture, environment, and economy of small islands.