Canada to reposition itself on UN Declaration on Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada Jody Wilson-Raybould, left, and Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs Carolyn Bennett speak on Parliament Hill on Tuesday, January 26, 2016. (Adrian Wyld, CP)

OTTAWA — Canada is signalling it plans to embrace the UN’s Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous People — even as the federal government remains under fire for the dire conditions plaguing the troubled Attawapiskat First Nation.

In her speech to the UN, Justice...

What feeling does this article give you?
Joy
Disgust
Fear
Anger
Sadness

#hashtags to follow:

Canada [+]    Jody [+]    Parliament Hill [+]    January 26 [+]    Adrian Wyld [+]    OTTAWA [+]    Declaration [+]    Rights of Indigenous People [+]    Attawapiskat First Nation [+]   

More #news: