Achieving Consistency between the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples to the Laws of British Columbia
Achieving Consistency between the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples to the Laws of British Columbia

Achieving Consistency between the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples to the Laws of British Columbia
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March 2020
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Creators
Indian Residential School History and Dialogue Centre
Description
This paper addresses questions about the application of the UN Declaration to the laws of British Columbia. It explains the importance of using a human rights lens with the implementation of the UN Declaration by recognizing the impact of colonialism on marginalized communities, and not only the collective matters of land and governance.

The series was drafted by Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond, Aki-kwe, in collaboration with Indigenous leaders and experts in this area.
Language
English

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Alternate Title(s)
Article one
Notes
Series title: Implementing UNDRIP in BC: A Discussion Paper Series.
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