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Indigenous rights


  • Implement the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples by the end of 2020.
  • Develop a framework for repatriating cultural property and ancestral remains.
  • Work with First Nations to implement the TRC and IMMIWG.
  • Support processes for reconstituting nations.

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Appoint a Minister for Consulting Indigenous Rights Holders.
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  • Co-develop a National Action Plan for Reconciliation.
  • Establish a National Council for Reconciliation.
  • Replace consultation with free, prior, and informed consent for Indigenous communities affected by policies.
  • Respect treaties and Inuit and Métis self-determination.

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  • Honour treaties and respect the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.
  • Make Indigenous nations equal partners in setting national policy priorities.
  • Fully implement the TRC and MMIWG report.
  • Develop a national strategy for housing, water, food, and healthcare.

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