Wet’suwet’en Nation & British Columbia Reach Historic Child Welfare Agreement

Media Release:  (Wet'suwet'en Yinta, Smithers, B.C. - February 22, 2017

The Wet'suwet'en Hereditary Chiefs and elected Chiefs of the Moricetown Band Administration and Hagwilget Village Council are proud to announce they have reached a landmark agreement with the Province of British Columbia to reclaim jurisdiction for Child Welfare Services in accordance with the traditional anuk nu'at'en (our laws, and bah'lats (feast) governance systems.

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