British Columbia is a multicultural society, which means that people from many different cultures call B.C. their home.
B.C. is a diverse and vibrant society that welcomes students, visitors and new British Columbians from all over the world.
Visit Welcome BC to learn more about British Columbia’s multiculturalism.
The term “First Peoples” includes First Nations, Métis and Inuit peoples in Canada, as well as Indigenous people around the world. First Peoples may also be referred to as Aboriginal peoples.
First Peoples have lived on their traditional territories since long before Europeans and others first came to Canada and British Columbia.
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