Presenting organization: NALMA

The National Aboriginal Lands Managers Association (NALMA) is a technical organization dedicated to raising professional standards in First Nations Lands Management. www.nalma.ca

Session length: Three (3) hours 

Description

An introduction to Land Regimes “understanding the roles and responsibilities”. Learn about fundamental land management concepts and initiative under provisions of the Indian Act and Framework Agreement on First Nations Land Management

What Participants will learn by attending

  • Transfer and control provisions under the Indian Act
  • What is Reserve Land Environmental Management Program (RLEMP)
  • Entry to RLEMP
  • Entry into Framework Agreement on First Nations Land Management
  • First Nation roles and responsibilities under RLEMP and the Framework Agreement
  • Readiness into RLEMP and FNLM

Presenter(s)

Debra Campbell, BA, Public Admin & Governance; PAED

Master Instructor, PLMCP

National Aboriginal Lands Manager

dcampbell@nalma.ca

Presenter Biography

Debra Campbell is a member of the Musqueam Indian Band, a Coast Salish Community located in Vancouver, BC.  She received her post-secondary education at a number of colleges, universities and professional institutions.  Debra is dedicated to advocating and advancing First Nation land and environment management, and economic development across Canada through work with various federal and provincial departments and agencies, First Nation organizations and private business.  For the past 10 years Debra has worked with the National Aboriginal Lands Managers Association as the Master Instructor for the Professional Lands Management Certification Program.