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Alternative Governance
28 June 2013

March28-001The Gitxsan governance system is taught continually from birth. Every child learns about their responsibilities to themselves, to family and to community. At a certain age, Gitxsan children are expected to exercise free will and they are given the opportunity to assume more responsibility. As they advance in the Gitxsan governance system, they learn to place their personal interests behind those of the community.

Read the Alternative Governance Model Document. 
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 The basic tenets of the Alternative Governance Model:




Introduction   After nearly a century of trying we are closer than ever to seeing a better and more equitable life for the Gitxsan people.   More than a decade of treaty negotiations with the Provincial and Federal Governments and a great deal of money and time invested along the way

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