The First Peoples' Cultural Council is a First Nations-run Crown Corporation with a mandate to support the revitalization of Aboriginal language, arts and culture 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


Announcing Call to Coast Salish Artists

FPCC will be facilitating the commission of three original designs from three B.C. Coast Salish artists to adorn the side of three new BC Ferries vessels.  More>


FPCC's 2015 Heritage Conservation Survey

We're doing a survey to find the gaps and gather best practices & tools for First Nations who have an interest in preserving non-archaeological heritage sites.  More>


Language Nest Training in September

FPCC is pleased to announce the upcoming Language Nest Training Workshop, in Vancouver, September 11 – 12, 2015.  More>


FPCC Responds with Letter to the Editor

Read the First Peoples' Cultural Council's response to "More money won't save aboriginal languages," a recent opinion piece published in the Calgary Herald.  More>


New Learning Portal Launched

Online portal brings elements of the award-winning exhibition about B.C. First Nations languages to a new audience.  More>


New FPCC Report Released

FPCC is pleased to announce the release of a new arts report: Proceedings of the Cultural Protocols & the Arts Forum  More>