Recognizing and Protecting the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
BC will be Canada’s first province to put the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous peoples into law. The new law will recognize and protect the rights of Indigenous peoples. It will create a clear process to make sure Indigenous peoples are a part of the decisions that affect them, their communities, and their territories. And it provides a path forward for everyone.
Learn more: news.gov.bc.ca/releases/2019PREM0116-002037