Fully Integrated Technologies Partners Working Group

In 2007, the Fully Integrated Technologies Partners Working Group was established to develop a connectivity plan for the province of British Columbia, including a plan to advance technology infrastructure and capacity within BC First Nations.

The “FIT” Work Group is no longer in place, but its members played a critical role in developing a plan to enable the use of high-speed internet to enhance cultural, social and economic development.

Members of the Working Group included:

  • First Peoples’ Heritage, Language and Culture Council
  • First Nations Education Steering Committee
  • First Nations Emergency Services Society
  • Ministry of Indigenous Relations & Reconciliation
  • Ministry of Labour and Citizens’ Services
  • Ministry of Children and Family Development
  • Ministry of Health
  • Ministry of Technology, Trade, and Economic Development
  • Ministry of Education
  • Integrated Land Management Bureau
  • Health Canada
  • Indigenous Services Canada
  • Human Resources Development Canada