MMIWG Report Presses Tory Senators To Pass UN Indigenous Rights Bill

MMIWG Report Presses Tory Senators To Pass UN Indigenous Rights Bill

Click here to view original web page at MMIWG Report Presses Tory Senators To Pass UN Indigenous Rights Bill Commissioner Michele Audette speaks during ceremonies marking the release of the Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women report in Gatineau on June 3, 2019. GATINEAU, Que. — The final report of the …

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MMIWG’s findings on ‘man camps’ are a good place for government to get started

MMIWG’s findings on ‘man camps’ are a good place for government to get started

Click here to view original web page at MMIWG’s findings on ‘man camps’ are a good place for government to get started A work camp near Fort St. John, B.C. Deep inside the national inquiry’s final report into the widespread violence perpetrated against Indigenous women and girls—a sprawling 1,200-page document …

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MMIWG report calls for public inquiry into allegations of racism, sexual assault by Manitoba Hydro workers

MMIWG report calls for public inquiry into allegations of racism, sexual assault by Manitoba Hydro workers

Click here to view original web page at MMIWG report calls for public inquiry into allegations of racism, sexual assault by Manitoba Hydro workers A report last year cited allegations of years of sexual abuse at hydro projects in northern Manitoba, such as the Keeyask site. The MMIWG commission says …

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World can learn from Canada regarding findings of MMIWG probe: Trudeau

World can learn from Canada regarding findings of MMIWG probe: Trudeau

Click here to view original web page at World can learn from Canada regarding findings of MMIWG probe: Trudeau Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the world has a lesson to learn from Canada in the release of findings from a federally funded commission on missing and murdered Indigenous women and …

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First Nations lead transition to conservation-based economy in Great Bear Rainforest, Haida Gwaii

First Nations lead transition to conservation-based economy in Great Bear Rainforest, Haida Gwaii

Click here to view original web page at First Nations lead transition to conservation-based economy in Great Bear Rainforest, Haida Gwaii The last decade has seen the creation of more than 100 businesses, 1,000 permanent jobs and 14 regional monitoring and Guardian Watchmen programs through conservation finance program The grizzly …

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UN representative finds Canada's Indigenous people are 'disproportionately' affected by toxic waste

UN representative finds Canada’s Indigenous people are ‘disproportionately’ affected by toxic waste

Click here to view original web page at UN representative finds Canada’s Indigenous people are ‘disproportionately’ affected by toxic waste Olivia Stefanovich · CBC News · Posted: Jun 06, 2019 7:50 PM ET | Last Updated: 18 minutes ago Research shows more than 90 per cent of the population at …

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