NunatsiaqOnline 2017-08-11: NEWS: World Indigenous Day renews calls for action on rights

The former Progressive Conservative MP, Truth and Reconciliation Commission commissioner and Indigenous rights advocate who helped negotiate the declaration, Wilton Littlechild, told reporters during a conference at the UN headquarters in New York that the 10-year anniversary of the treaty was a “historical accomplishment,” but said more work needs to be done.

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Steve Ducharme

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Nunatsiaq News | Online

Date Published

August 11, 2017