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First Nations treaty rights could halt major dam project

July 10, 2015
| The B.C. government is determined to flood thousands of acres of farmland and traditional territories in the Peace River valley. A court challenge may be the only way to stop the Site C dam.
Length: 11:08 minutes (10.2 MB)

Heiltsuk occupy DFO office, close down herring fishery

April 17, 2015
| Last month, the Department of Fisheries and Ocean declared a surprise opening of a herring fishery on the Central Coast that has been closed for nine years, without consulting the local First Nation.
Length: 15:24 minutes (14.1 MB)
Photo: flickr/Stephen Harper
| April 14, 2015
Naty Atz Sunuc (far left)
| March 8, 2015
Photo: Robert Linsdell/flickr
| November 25, 2014
Needs No Introduction

Chief Derek Nepinak, Grand Chief of the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs

September 11, 2014
| Listen to Chief Derek Nepinak, Grand Chief of the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs, speak at the Peoples' Social Forum in Ottawa, August 21- 24, 2014.
Length: 52:18 minutes (97.82 MB)
August 7, 2013 |
This day was created to raise awareness of the rights of indigenous peoples worldwide, and honours the first meeting of the United Nations Working Group on Indigenous Populations.
July 12, 2013 |
We simply wish to make clear that any purchaser of Rio Tinto's stake in IOC will run up against the same fierce opposition that is currently underway against IOC.
June 21, 2013 |
The government of Canada's ongoing lack of respect for Treaty Rights and for the human and democratic rights of First Nations and aboriginal people must be addressed.

Manitoba First Nations challenge Canada's record at UN

May 13, 2013
| Two weeks ago a delegation from Manitoba traveled to Geneva, Switzerland to urge the United Nations to challenge Canada’s record on the human right to water.
Length: 13:38 minutes (12.48 MB)
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