May 3, 2015

Upcoming Events

Free, Prior and Informed Consent
Public symposium, online and in person
9-5pm, Wednesday, May 20th
University of Ottawa

Supreme Court decisions and international human rights standards including the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples recognize the right of First Nations, Inuit and M├ętis peoples to make their own decisions about resource development on their lands and other important issues. This symposium is an opportunity to discuss this important of free, prior and informed consent, its status in Canadian and international law and its relevance in crucial decisions facing Indigenous peoples today.

For the information on the agenda, presenters and registration, click here.

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