*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.
*Updated* Fact Sheet - UN Declaration on the Rights of #IndigenousPeoples https://t.co/jPXYQoS87V #UNDRIP #cdnpoli #humanrights
IPAC-NCR is pleased to host this event focused on the role of public administration in promoting and developing a new relationship with Indigenous peoples as part of IPAC's National Year of Dialogue. Joining us for an armchair discussion are: Dr. Aaron F
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She says the 2007 declaration reflects the spirit and intent of Canada's original treaties.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe must have a say with regard to a $3.8 billion oil pipeline that could disturb sacred sites and impact drinking water for 8,000 tribal members, representatives of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indi
Note to Reader: I made this presentation on February 9th 2017 at a forum that was hosted by UVIC, Amnesty International, Sierra Club BC, Council of Canadian, Kairos BC. It was a 20 minute presentation so this article is a bit long.Introduction Sometimes it
Canada is poised to embrace the UN’s Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples — even as the federal government remains under fire for the dire conditions facing the troubled Attawapiskat First Nation. Indigenous Affairs Minister Carolyn Bennett said
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Canada’s justice minister told a meeting of political and indigenous leaders that Canada will adopt the U.N. Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, but that it cannot be incorporated “word for word” into law. In an email interview, Niigaanwewidam
OTTAWA - Canada is now a full supporter of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples "without
GENEVA – Representatives from Grassy Narrows First Nation addressed an expert committee of the United Nations on Monday, calling on the international body to hold Canada accountable for failing to clean up mercury poisoning in the English River system. Th
Even as feds are under fire because of the Attawapiskat suicide crisis.
United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples | United Nations For Indigenous Peoples
The UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples was adopted by the General Assembly on 13 September 2007 The United Nations Declaration on the Rights
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.