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Thursday
05
APR

Indigenous Peoples, Canada and The Declaration

19:00
22:00
Global Studies at Laurier
Event organized by Global Studies at Laurier

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Join us on April 5th to learn more about the relevance of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples to Canada, in both domestic and international context. The event opens with a keynote address from MP Romeo Saganash.

Indigenous Peoples, Canada and the Declaration
7:00-9:00 PM, CIGI Auditorium, 67 Erb Street West.

Keynote: Romeo Saganash MP
Bill C262, Canadian Law and the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.

International panel of indigenous rights experts
Dr. Dalee Sambo Dorough, Associate Professor, University of Alaska, Past Chair of UN Permanent Forum
José Aylwin, Indigenous rights Lawyer & Director of the Citizen’s Observatory, Chile
Paul Joffe, Indigenous rights Lawyer, Quebec & Ontario
Moderation by Darren Thomas.