The Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations Carolyn Bennett spoke at a forum hosted by the Assembly of First Nations forum called First Nations Rights, Title and Jurisdiction in Gatineau, Que. Tuesday.
The main subject of her speech was the upcoming Recognition and Implementation of Indigenous Rights Framework.
It is proposed legislation Canada says it will put First Nation rights into law.
But there are many skeptics who don’t trust what the Trudeau government is doing.
Bennett was doing her best to calm those fears.