Get an introduction to trades with the Free Boot Camp.

Do you have a family member, friend, or know someone who has a strong interest in a career in the trades? JFJV, in conjunction with the Industry Training Authority of BC (ITA BC) and UA Piping Industry College of BC (UAPICBC), will be holding our third Introduction to...

Common Economic Development Terms

As part of the GDC’s efforts to create community-driven ventures, we aim to educate community members on various aspects of business. The following key terms can help readers gain a better understanding of what a business is, what it does, and who it’s for.   Assets...

What is Economic Reconciliation?

Fostering economic growth and development in Indigenous communities is crucial to reconciliation. Economic reconciliation starts with awareness, knowing what it means to a specific community, who is responsible for achieving it, and taking appropriate action.   A...

Gitga’at Nation and CityWest Announce Partnership Agreement

Today, the Gitga’at Development Corporation, on behalf of their shareholder Gitga’at First Nation, and CityWest are jointly announcing a partnership agreement, which will improve Internet capabilities for the Nation along the north coast of B.C. The partnership will...

Collaborating in Economic Development

Working together with businesses, local governments, or other Nations offers undeniable perks. Collaborative business relationships can help all involved parties reach their shared goals faster, provide increased opportunities, offer financial benefits, and contribute...