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Flying Post First Nation
Economic Development

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Description
Responsible for stimulating local economy and developing economic initiatives and opportunities for the community
  • Provides information, training and educational workshops to enhance employability skills
  • Responsible for development of plans for the use of traditional lands for community members
  • Works to access funding for band-owned business ventures
  • Provides coaching in areas such as business plan development and assistance in obtaining financial support for people wanting to start own business
  • Posts available jobs and details on website and at Band Office
  • Maintains local business directory

Current economic development initiatives Flying Post First Nation is involved with include:
  • Exploration Agreement (EA) with Augen Gold Corporation (in partnership with Mattagami and Brunswick House First Nations)
  • Exploration Agreement with Lake Shore Gold Corporation (in partnership with Mattagami First Nation)
  • A resource development agreement with Goldcorp for Goldcorp’s existing and future mining operations in the Timmins area; the agreement includes provisions for training, employment, business and contracting opportunities, a consultation framework for regulatory permitting, and scholarship and bursary opportunities for youth
Comments
Tribal Council: Wabun Tribal CouncilPolitical Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)Treaty #9
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Eligibility
Members of Flying Post First Nation
Application Process
Call for information
Fees
None
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
   Last Updated On November 5, 2019

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