FPCC In the News

May 29, 2022, Energetic City: Tse’K’Wa field school uncovers several artifacts

April 28, 2022, Pique News Magazine: A new story pole rises at the Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre in Whistler.

April 22, 2022, CBC Radio: Interview with Dr. Lorna Wánosts’a7 Williams on the Decade of Indigenous Languages.

March 31, 2022, The Conversation: National Indigenous Languages Day: Keeping languages thriving for generations to come

February 6, 2022 GlobalNews: Indigenous Arts Scholarship recipients announced

January 2, 2022, CBC: Canada’s English dictionary hasn’t been updated in almost 2 decades. What does that say about us?

November 30, 2021 CBC All Points West: Meet the Coast Salish and Kwakwaka’wakw artist behind the artwork for the new BC Ferries vessel

November 30, 2021 CTV News: BC Ferries unveils Coast Salish art for newest vessel

November 8, 2021 CBC Radio: All Points West First People’s Cultural Council receives nearly $7M for its Language Program

November 8, 2021 CBC: Federal government invests nearly $7M in Indigenous language revitalization in B.C.

October 1, 2021 The Toronto Star: Ditidaht releases a video game to encourage language revitalization

September 30, 2021 Saanich News: Saanich Peninsula resident John Elliott is a leading voice in revitalizing language, culture

August 23, 2021 CTV NEWS: BC Ferries gives Indigenous names to newest hybrid vessels

July 26, 2021 CBC All Points West: Radio program featuring Indigifest performers

August 6, 2021 Global News: Indigenous musicians across B.C. in the spotlight in online festival, Indigifest

June 15, 2021 CBC News: New interactive map shares Indigenous arts, language and culture throughout B.C.

June 15, 2021 CBC Radio All Points West: First Peoples’ Cultural Council launches interactive map of Indigenous arts, language, and culture

June 16, 2021 CHEK News: First Peoples’ Cultural Council launches new interactive map showcasing Indigenous cultures

June 16, 2021 CTV News: First-of-its-kind online map highlights Indigenous culture, language in B.C.

June 16, 2021 Global News Morning BC: An interactive Indigenous map of B.C.

June 16, 2021 Vancouver Is Awesome: First-of-its-kind map showcases the rich Indigenous culture in B.C.

June 16, 2021 IndigiNews: New online map braids together Indigenous land, language, arts and culture

June 21, 2021 BC Today with Michelle Eliot: Easing travel restrictions. Learning Indigenous languages.

June 21, 2021 CBC News: Revitalizing Vancouver Island’s Indigenous languages

June 17, 2021 CKPG Today: Interactive map a gem

June 15, 2021 Global News: Online map highlights B.C.’s diverse Indigenous communities

May 4, 2021 IndigiNews: All that we know grows from the words of our ancestors

April 16, 2021, e-know.ca: Amplify BC coffers beefed up

March 23, 2021, CHEK News: BC Ferries announce name of new Salish-Class vessel, call for artist designs

March 17, 2021, Government of Canada: A Week Focused on Indigenous-Led Efforts to Reclaim, Revitalize, Maintain and Strengthen Indigenous Languages: Highlights of New Projects Funded in Western Canada

March 1, 2021, Windspeaker: Funding will help revitalize Indigenous cultural heritage in B.C.

February 28, 2021, Penticton Herald: Desert Centre, Nk’Mip Cultural Centre get projects funded

February 16, 2021, Toronto Star: Endangered or a language in hiding?

February 14, 2021, North Shore News: Squamish Nation Elder turns to music project to soothe pandemic blues

February 12, 2021, Delta Optimist: Tsawwassen First Nation opens new youth centre

January 20, 2021, CBC Radio All Points West: Vancouver Island’s Indigenous Languages.

January 11, 2021, The Star: The Ayajuthem language radiates across territory.

November 9, 2020, The Star: Tsilhqot’in hip hop duo release first professional album

October 18, 2020, PIQUE News Magazine: VELOCITY PROJECT: Rise of the Revivers: Part 1.

June 9, 2020, Vancouver Island Daily: City of Nanaimo salutes father and son Hul’q’umi’num language advocates.

June 8, 2020, e-KNOW: Province provides Amplify BC with COVID-19 funds.

April 7, 2017 RiverTalk: Pilot project works to recover Splatsin language