A Commentary on the Federal Government’s Legislation to Implement the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
Indian Residential School History and Dialogue Centre
The seventh paper in the UNDRIP paper series is a commentary on the federal government’s proposed legislation (Bill C-15) to implement the UN Declaration. This legislation was made public in December 2020 and has spurred much dialogue and debate.
The series was drafted by Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond, Aki-kwe, in collaboration with Indigenous leaders and experts in this area.