Intergovernmental Affairs Division

The Intergovernmental Affairs (IGA) Division is responsible for addressing the following community objectives: advance better governance of our Nation; take pride in our culture; protect our environment and conserve natural resources for Musqueam use.

IGA’s mandate prioritizes the following:
1. Protection and recognition of Musqueam title, rights, and interests in Musqueam territory
2. Implementing Musqueam inherent jurisdiction and rights in Musqueam territory
3. Negotiation as the chosen means for reconciling Musqueam rights
4. Ensuring Musqueam Free, Prior, and Informed Consent (FPIC)
5. Ensuring Musqueam meaningful engagement in consultation and accommodation


Division Lead: Dianne Sparrow