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*Updated* Fact Sheet - UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

We're hearing a lot about the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples these days. This fact sheet makes the Declaration easy to understand.

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http://quakerservice.ca/news/updated-factsheet-un-declaration-rights-indigenous-peoples/

Globe Editorial: Fix the mercury poisoning at Grassy Narrows now

The walleye has been a staple food for many indigenous peoples in northern Ontario from time out of mind. In the 1960s, though, a paper company’s processes accidentally poisoned the English-Wabigoon river system on which the Grassy Narrows First ...

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http://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/editorials/fix-the-mercury-poisoning-now-at-grassy-narrows/article33638265/

Annual Report of the Office of the Correctional Investigator 2015-2016 - Office of the Correctional Investigator

In accordance with section 192 of the Corrections and Conditional Release Act, it is my privilege and duty to submit to you the 43rd Annual Report of the Correctional Investigator.

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http://www.oci-bec.gc.ca/cnt/rpt/annrpt/annrpt20152016-eng.aspx

BCAFN

We are proud, progressive and innovative BC First Nations advocating for and implementing our Aboriginal Title, Rights and Treaty Rights through exercising our inherent laws and jurisdiction.

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http://www.ustream.tv/channel/JphcW74zVPn

Idle No More says they've 'got little to be thankful for' at Yonge-Dundas demonstration

As many Canadians celebrated Thanksgiving, Idle No More demonstrators gathered in Yonge-Dundas Square on Monday said they have "little to be thankful for" and urged Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to keep his election promises to protect Indigenous rights an

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/idle-no-more-trudeau-thanksgiving-1.3799110

CBC Aboriginal becomes CBC Indigenous

Today CBC Aboriginal will be renamed CBC Indigenous, and CBC's Aboriginal Digital Unit will become the Indigenous Digital Unit.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/indigenous/cbc-aboriginal-becomes-cbc-indigenous-1.3765790

The National Energy Board’s verdict on the Trans Mountain Pipeline is in

Now, a three-member review panel is the only thing standing between the Trudeau government and a final decision on the project. We spoke with the panel’s leader, Kim Baird

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http://www.albertaoilmagazine.com/2016/09/national-energy-boards-verdict-trans-mountain-pipeline/

Adopt and Implement the UNDRIP

Now is the crucial time to Adopt and Implement the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. We're building a movement of united voices from across the country who are committed to seeing the UN Declaration fully adopted and implemented.

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http://www.adoptandimplement.com/

What does signing the UN Declaration on Indigenous Peoples mean?

Indigenous Affairs Minister Carolyn Bennett and Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould went to the United Nations on Monday to fulfill a campaign promise, by signing on to the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.

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http://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/editorials/what-does-signing-the-un-declaration-on-indigenous-peoples-mean/article29945224/

Canada shifting position on UN Declaration on Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Canada is set to formally announce a shift in its position on the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, CBC has learned, nearly a decade after the powerful statement of rights was first adopted by the UN.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/aboriginal/canada-shifting-position-un-declaration-indigenous-1.3571732

How do we heal trauma suffered by Native communities?

It is not enough that the Attawapiskat First Nation has declared a state of emergency over the epidemic of suicides and suicide attempts among its youth. Our entire country should declare a state of emergency about the appalling health status, physical and

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http://www.nsweekly.com/news/2016-04-20/Voices_of_the_People/How_do_we_heal_trauma_suffered_by_Native_communiti.html

Vowel: Move south? Here's what Indigenous Peoples need

One conversation has been happening a lot lately in the media, centring around relocation and how Indigenous Peoples need to assimilate into urban society if we are ever going to be successful. This line of thinking is literally as old as Canada, and frank

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http://ottawacitizen.com/opinion/columnists/vowel-move-south-heres-what-indigenous-peoples-need

Reconciling in the Apocalypse

Discussions about reconciliation are often exhausting, because it’s not my story or the story of my people.I am writing this from Kisiskâciwan (Saskatchewan), which became the centre of national atten

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https://www.policyalternatives.ca/publications/monitor/reconciling-apocalypse

Include indigenous peoples in climate change plan: national chief | Toronto Star

Bellegarde said in addition to feeling the immediate effects of global warming, indigenous communities are also looking to build green infrastructure as a way to have more energy security.

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http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2016/03/01/include-indigenous-peoples-in-climate-change-plan-national-chief.html

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