July 8th, 2014

Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Seventh session 7–11 July 2014 Item 5 of the provisional agenda Continuation of the study on access to justice in the promotion and protection of the rights of Indigenous peoples   Joint Statement of the Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee); Canadian Friends Service Committee (Quakers); […]

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June 26th, 2014

Joint statement of Canadian Friends Service Committee and Amnesty International Canada   Amnesty International Canada and Canadian Friends Service Committee (Quakers) extend our congratulations to the Tsilhqot’in people in their historic victory for the rights of Indigenous peoples.   In an unanimous decision released this morning, the Supreme Court of Canada recognized the right of […]

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