Senate approves bill to implement UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples 0 (0)

A landmark piece of federal legislation aimed at harmonizing Canada’s laws with the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of

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Brazil: Indigenous communities reel from illegal gold mining | Environment News 0 (0)

Sao Paulo, Brazil – The armed attackers came in boats during the night. Local leaders told authorities that four boatloads

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New resources help Indigenous communities start process of searching for unmarked graves 0 (0)

WARNING: This story contains details some readers may find distressing. Experts familiar with the complexities of searching for unmarked graves

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Tory senator asks if it’s appropriate for an Indigenous colleague to hold an eagle feather 0 (0)

Conservative Senate Leader Don Plett has asked the Speaker to rule on whether it’s acceptable for a member of the

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Brayden Bushby, convicted in trailer-hitch death of Indigenous woman, sentenced to 8 years prison term 0 (0)

A man convicted of manslaughter in the 2017 death of an Indigenous woman after she was struck by a trailer

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Resilience and Belonging: 7 Artists Reflect on National Indigenous History Month 0 (0)

The seven artists who showcased their artistic talents in June during National Indigenous History Month are, clockwise from top left:

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Man convicted of manslaughter after throwing trailer hitch at Indigenous woman gets sentenced today 0 (0)

Brayden Bushby, convicted of manslaughter in the 2017 death of Barbara Kentner of Wabigoon Lake Ojibway Nation, will be sentenced

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Canada PM slams church amid call for probe into Indigenous deaths | US & Canada News 0 (0)

United Nations rights experts have called on Canada and the Catholic Church to carry out thorough investigations after the remains

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The House: Is it past time Canada had an Indigenous governor general? 0 (0)

The federal cabinet minister leading the search for a new governor general says background checks on the short list of candidates are

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Canada to Indigenous women: ‘Our systems have failed you’ | Indigenous Rights News 0 (0)

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau promises resources to address violence against Indigenous women, but some want concrete action. The Canadian government

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Ottawa promises ‘transformative change’ to address violence directed at Indigenous women and girls 0 (0)

Two years after the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG) released its landmark report, the

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Partially paralyzed Indigenous man left in wheelchair outside Toronto ER files complaint 0 (0)

It felt like –7 C outside when Charles Hussin found himself kicked out of a downtown Toronto hospital’s emergency department

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Discovery of children’s remains reopens wounds among indigenous survivors of colonial Canadian schools 0 (0)

article author:  Reuters Author:  Thu, 2021-06-03 02:54 TORONTO, Canada: The discovery of the remains of 215 children at a former

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Indigenous Services Canada news conference on COVID-19 0 (0)

Marc Miller, minister of Indigenous services, Valerie Gideon, associate deputy minister of Indigenous services and Dr. Tom Wong, chief medical

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RCMP is losing Indigenous officers — and some former Mounties blame racism in the ranks 0 (0)

By her eighth year in the RCMP, Const. Kerri McKee of the Montreal Lake Cree Nation in Saskatchewan thought she was used to

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215 bodies found in mass grave at Indigenous school in Canada 0 (0)

Canada may have some soul searching to do after the bodies of 215 children, some as young as 3 years

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New Indigenous Modeling Agency aims to support customer well-being, removing barriers 0 (0)

The new Indigenous modeling agency focuses on providing healthy cultural representation to the fashion industry. Alicia Hunton, 23, is a

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Remains of 215 children found at Indigenous school site in Canada | Indigenous Rights News 0 (0)

A ‘painful reminder’ of a dark and shameful past, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says. The remains of 215 children,

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Residents of India’s Lakshadweep islands resent gov’t’s new moves | Indigenous Rights News 0 (0)

A series of regulations proposed by an administrator belonging to India’s governing party in a set of islands in the

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Auditor general grading Ottawa’s performance on PPE, pandemic response in Indigenous communities 0 (0)

Canada’s auditor general is releasing audits today of the federal government’s performance in securing personal protective equipment (PPE) and medical devices before and

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Proposed federal justice reforms could reduce number of Indigenous, Black people in system, say advocates 0 (0)

Advocates for justice system reform are welcoming new proposals from the federal government to address the overrepresentation of Black and Indigenous individuals and other

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Cambodia’s Indigenous ecotourism weighed down by virus fears 0 (0)

Banlung, Cambodia – When her two teenage daughters started going to high school three years ago, Thong Samai began selling

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Federal budget lacked a plan to combat violence against Indigenous women, advocates say 0 (0)

Advocates for missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls (MMIWG) say the federal government sidestepped the national inquiry’s finding of genocide in

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From the field: Indigenous diversity highlighted in the United Nations Photo Gallery | 0 (0)

The United Nations estimates that there are about 476 million indigenous people in more than 90 countries around the world

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