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United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous PeoplesDeclarationIndigenous peoples and minoritiesUN General Assembly (UNGA)A/RES/61/2952007-09-13In 2010, the Canadian government emitted a formal statement of support for the UNDRIP (www.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/eng/1309374239861/1309374546142). In 2014, the Canadian government emitted another statement qualifying Canada's support of the UNDRIP (Canada’s Statement on the World Conference on Indigenous Peoples Outcome Document, New York, 22 September 2014, www.canadainternational.gc.ca/prmny-mponu/canada_un-canada_onu/statements-declarations/other-autres/2014-09-22_wcipd-padd.aspx?lang=eng)Adopted by majority vote - Yes: 143, No: 4, Abstentions: 11, Non-Voting: 34, Total voting membership: 192Canada voted against the Declaration.Document - 01 (www.humanrights.gov.au/publications/un-declaration-rights-indigenous-peoples-1) - EnglishDocument - 02 (daccess-dds-ny.un.org/doc/UNDOC/GEN/N06/512/08/PDF/N0651208.pdf?OpenElement) - FrenchDocument - 03 (tinyurl.com/HRIdoc/DOC-2018-06-02-02-02-02-083.pdf) - EnglishDocument - 04 (tinyurl.com/HRIdoc/DOC-2018-06-02-02-02-02-180.pdf) - French