Language Needs Assessment: LNA3748 - Gwa'sala-'Nakwaxda'xw Nation

LNA Status
LNA ID: 
3748
ALI file number: 
ALI-011-1090
Submitted: 
Submitted
Status: 
Approved
Application Year & Type
Assessment Year: 
2015/2016
Funding Application Type: 
BC Language Initiative (BCLI)
Language and Dialect Information
Language: 
Dialect: 
nak'wala
Community(-ies) this project will be serving: 
Opportunities and Challenges
Opportunities: 
The Elders meet regularly and are looking forward to working with the young people to meet the goals of this project. The outcome will be used in the school and be offered to those living off reserve as well.
Challenges: 
The Gwa'sala and 'Nakwaxda'xw are two distinct Nations with dialect difference. It is the intent of this project to identify, embrace and celebrate these differences.