Bellegarde spoke at the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous issues in New York City.
AFN National Chief Bellegarde’s letter asked the government to officially withdraw qualifications attached to the previous Conservative government’s endorsement of UNDRIP.
Bennett said the government’s change in position also put the resource sector on notice
Indigenous Affairs Minister Carolyn Bennett and Justice Minister Jody Wilson Raybould are expected to make an UNDRIP-related announcement Monday
Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr said the result of the process would be “comprehensive” and would provide greater clarity
TRC Commissioner Wilton Littlechild says climate change and reconciliation go together
Indigenous Relations Minister Richard Feehan takes portfolio from Justice Minister Kathleen Ganley
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau held a joint press conference with Alberta Premier Rachel Notley Wednesday
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