Renewal Update is producing below the most recent recap of events from the Gidimt’en Checkpoint, Wet’suwet’en territory, issued October 4, 2021.
“Our way of life is at risk. Wedzin Kwa [is the] river that feeds all of Wet’suwet’en territory and gives life to our nation” — Sleydo’, Spokesperson for Gidimt’en Checkpoint.
Under ‘Anuc niwh’it’en (Wet’suwet’en law) all Hereditary Chiefs of the five clans of the Wet’suwet’en have unanimously opposed all pipeline proposals and have not provided free, prior, and informed consent to Coastal Gaslink to drill on Wet’suwet’en lands. [More]