Canada removes Objector Status to UNDRIP

May 10, 2016, Indigenous Affairs Minister Carolyn Bennett announced that Canada will remove objector status to the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous People (UNDRIP). “We intend nothing less than to adopt and implement the declaration in accordance with the Canadian Constitution.” For full article, visit: http://www.cbc.ca/news/aboriginal/canada-adopting-implementing-un-rights-declaration-1.3575272

Website Launch

Welcome to Human Rights Internet (HRI). For more than 25 years, we have been part of the international human rights and social justice landscape. We are excited to launch an online space where people and organizations can access current and reliable human rights information and resources that inspire education, advocacy and dialogue in Canada and beyond. Sign-up here to keep up-to-date …