Romeo Saganash reflects on the 37-year journey to bring UNDRIP to Canada

Published in Broadview Magazine on August 3, 2021

In 2016, Saganash tabled a private member’s bill in Parliament to endorse the UN declaration. It died in the Senate. Last December, building on Saganash’s efforts, the Liberal government introduced Bill C-15. In mid-June, it became law, mandating the government “to take all measures necessary to ensure the laws of Canada are consistent with” UNDRIP.

Saganash was a keynote speaker in May at a conference organized by Citizens for Public Justice

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