NATIVE POVERTY IN BC IS SEVERE

In 2010, Canada was one of the few

countries to refuse to sign the

United Nations Declaration

on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP).

Signing the UNDRIP would have caused to be

adopted minimal standards of human rights

of Indigenous Peoples, which would have

supported strong First Nations governments,

economies, families and communities,

and ultimately benefitted all Canadians.

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