Ja Kwees Forestry Development
Recipient: Kitamaat Village Council
Sectors: Capacity Building
Strategy: Human Development
Description: This project has seen the negotiation of new partnerships and joint ventures for forest business development, creating prospects for significant employment for the Haisla people. The project builds on Alcan’s agreement to transfer forested land in Minette Bay to the Haisla Nation. Matching funding was from the Economic Measures Fund of BC’s Treaty Negotiation Office.