The Assembly of First Nation (AFN) will hold its 39th Annual General Assembly from July 24 - 26, 2018 in Vancouver. They will take place on traditional territories of the Squamish, Musqueam, and Tseil-Waututh peoples of the Coast Salish Nations.
This year is also an election cycle for the Assembly of First Nations National Chief. As it stands today, Indigenous Politics is aware of four First Nations candidates for National Chief.
Timeline for AFN National Chief Candidate process:
- May 30, 2018 - Nominations are open
- June 19, 2018 - Nominations close
- July 25, 2018 - Elections take place during AFNAGA