The First Peoples' Cultural Council is a First Nations-run Crown Corporation with a mandate to support the revitalization of Indigenous languages, arts, culture and heritage in British Columbia. We provide funding and resources to
communities, monitor the status of First Nations languages and develop
policy recommendations for First Nations leadership and government.

First Peoples' News

Language Nest Call for Applications

The Language Nest Program is now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 program year! The deadline to apply is June 13, 2018.  More>

Speaking about the language investment

Indigenous language champions talk about the importance of the $50 million investment in First Nations languages and language revitalization work in B.C.  More>

FPCC Language Fact Sheets Released

We are excited to announce the release of a series of one-page fact sheets on various topics in Indigenous language revitalization!  More>

New Funding for First Nations Languages!

We are pleased to announce that the Province of B.C. has recognized the importance of Indigenous language revitalization in its 2018 budget announcement.  More>, Version 2.0 is Here!

FPCC is excited to announce the relaunch of a beta version of, its ground-breaking online Indigenous language archiving and teaching resource.  More>

Apply to join our board of directors!

Are you devoted to strengthening Indigenous languages, arts and cultural practices? If so, we encourage you to apply to be on our board of directors!  More>