Other Programs

Core Funding

Core funding allows First Nations to hire and/or retain organizations to represent them politically at the tribal, treaty and/or regional level.

Aboriginal Representative Organisations Program (AROP)

AROP enables representative organizations to speak for their members in consultation initiatives that help define and facilitate the way Aboriginal organizations work with the federal government.

Professional Development

Professional Development funds enable First Nations and Inuit organizations to develop strong and sustainable governance structures. Through this funding, Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada supports the capacity development of First Nations and Inuit and assists with policy and program development initiatives.