Board Committees

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Awards and Recognition Committee

Identify individuals, businesses, entrepreneurs, community leaders, elders, veterans to be recognized for contributions to the Métis Nation and make recommendations to the Board of Directors.

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Emergency Preparedness Committee

Understand the local needs of communities and assist in the development of policies, frameworks, and partnerships surrounding emergency preparedness and response.

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Environment Advisory Committee

Promote the conservation and protection of the land, environment, and natural resources in British Columbia through responsible stewardship guided by Métis values and traditional knowledge.

BOARD COMMITTEE Finance and Audit Committee

Monitor and evaluate Board of Directors policies, legal parameters, structures, and obligations; review MNBC legislation and recommend appropriate changes as required; review and recommend good governance practices to the Board of Directors.

BOARD COMMITTEE Governance and Policy Committee

Monitor and evaluate Board of Directors policies, legal parameters, structures, and obligations; review MNBC legislation and recommend appropriate changes as required; review and recommend good governance practices to the Board of Directors.

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Métis Business Advisory Committee

Provide advice regarding policies, projects, and/or partnerships that would help Métis businesses; promote MNBC business supports; develop new relationships with B.C. industry leaders; identify business and employment opportunities for MNBC citizens.

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Métis Rights and Self-Government Committee

Review polices, positions, regulations, legislation, reports and ongoing discussions with the BC Government and Government of Canada relating to Métis Section 35 Rights and MNBC self-governance; liaise with the BC Métis Association of Natural Resources regarding ongoing issues and concerns of Métis harvesters in B.C.; help develop workshops for MNBC Citizens relating to Métis Section 35 Rights; and develop policies, positions and partnerships relating to Métis Section 35 Rights.

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Social and Community Services Committee

Identify social challenges, priorities and opportunities in Métis communities and provide recommendations to the Board of Directors.

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Youth Engagement Committee

Ensure Métis youth are engaged and consulted on issues of importance to them; make recommendations and provide advice on policies, services and programs that pertain to youth; provide the perspective of youth on matters that affect their daily lives; and identify barriers to Métis youth participation of in MNBC programs/services.