News That Matters

Tag: BC Indigenous

Vancouver council green light’s UN Indigenous rights plan
Global News

Vancouver council green light’s UN Indigenous rights plan

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted October 26, 2022 10:29 am Descrease article font size Increase article font size Vancouver council has passed an Indigenous rights strategy that it says will make the city a national and world leader in implementing a plan towards reconciliation. The strategy is based on the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples and makes 79 calls to action. Read more: Task force holds traditional ceremony for final Indigenous rights report given to City of Vancouver The framework for reconciliation foc...