First Nations Technology Council

The First Nations Technology Council is a site that is council formed, focusing on bridging the digital divide in all 203 British Columbia’s First Nations.  The FNTC’s mandate states that all 203 nations within BC will have: 1. connection with high speed broadband, 2. Have access to affordable, and qualified tech support, and 3. have the skills needed to access technologies that can improve their lives.

The Youth Cafe, is a link within the website that is targeted at aboriginal youth and provides resources that are educational. One of the links, is one targeted to language literacy.  A page catered to the multiple languages spoken in the 203 nations.  Fun, educational, and easy to navigate through. The Youth Cafe also takes note on how the youth are becoming the tech-savy ones and are the ones sharing/educated the elders on new technologies being used.

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