News Releases 2011

December 14, 2011 Union of BC Indian Chiefs Applauds UN Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women

December 3, 2011 Union of BC Indian Chiefs Supports Attawapiskat Council. Donations Accepted Through Red Cross

November 14, 2011 Anniversary of Canada's Endorsement of UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

November 7, 2011 Deja Vu - Re-run for "New Prosperity" Mine Proposal

October 26, 2011 Human rights & Indigenous Peoples' organizations closely monitor landmark international hearing

October 21, 2011 Open letter: UBCIC Rejects "Cooperative" Environmental Assessment of Proposed Site C

October 20, 2011 UBCIC Calls on Harper Government to Act Immediately on Contagious Infectious Salmon Anaemia

October 19, 2011 Open Letter: UBCIC Supports Tsilhqot'in Nation and Call for Rejection of "New Prosperity" Mine

September 29, 2011 Indigenous Groups Slam Police and Justice System

September 28, 2011 Joint Letter to Premier Clark Regarding Missing Women Commission of Inquiry

September 15, 2011 UBCIC Chiefs-in-Assembly Fully Supports the Jackson Family and Demands RCMP Accountability

September 2, 2011 Information Bulletin

August 22, 2011 Remembering Jack Layton

August 14, 2011 AANDC Must Act On Urgent Concerns Raised By National Assessment of First Nations Water Systems

August 9, 2011 UBCIC Commemorates UN International Day of Indigenous Peoples

August 9, 2011 First Nations Develop Strategy to Expand Market Opportunity in China

August 5, 2011 Union of BC Indian Chiefs Fully Support Douglas Treaties

July 28, 2011 FNLC Supports Re-Appointment of Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond as Representative for Children and Youth

July 27, 2011 UBCIC and Carrier Sekani Tribal Council Withdraw from BC’s Missing Women Commission of Inquiry

July 26, 2011 Canada’s Undermining of the Specific Claims Process - A Summary and Analysis

July 15, 2011 Open Letter: Funding for Missing Women Commission of Inquiry Participants

July 4, 2011 UBCIC Chiefs Council Rejects HST. Vote Yes to Extinguish the HST

June 30, 2011 Fact Sheet on the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

June 29, 2011 Aboriginal Groups Call on A.G. to Fund Participation in Missing Women Inquiry

June 29, 2011 PUBLIC NOTICE: Neskie Manuel Found

June 23, 2011 Time Will Tell If We Have Learned the Hard Lessons of Frank Paul

June 20, 2011 Participant Groups in Missing Women’s Inquiry Pressure Premier Clark to Ensure Access and Justice

June 17, 2011 Implement the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples!

June 14, 2011 Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs Fully Supports Indigenous Opposition to Sale of TimberWest

June 6, 2011 Nagoya Protocol - Joint Submission on Substantive and Procedural Injustices

May 30, 2011 OPEN LETTER: UBCIC Resolution 2011-04, “Consultation Funding from the Province of British Columbia”

May 19, 2011 Free, prior and informed consent

May 19, 2011 Nagoya Protocol: Substantive & Procedural Injustices relating to Indigenous Peoples’ Human Rights

May 18, 2011 Implementation of UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

May 17, 2011 Affected Communities from the Americas Demand that Canadian Mining Industry Respect Their Rights

May 3, 2011 Information Bulletin

April 27, 2011 First Nation Children’s Rights Denied by Indifference and Legal Technicalities

April 25, 2011 Implementing Internationally Agreed Goals and Commitments in Regard to First Nations Education in BC

April 21, 2011 First Nations Leadership Calls on Next Federal Government to Honour Education Agreement

April 15, 2011 Responses From NDP Leadership Candidates “What will you do?”

April 14, 2011 UBCIC Calls for Comprehensive Investigation into Tasering of Aboriginal Child

March 16, 2011 Information Bulletin

March 9, 2011 Open Letter: First Nations Leadership Council Concerns on Water Act Modernization

February 28, 2011 First Nations Leadership Council Statement regarding election of Christy Clark as Premier-designate

February 25, 2011 Updated Responses From Liberal and NDP Leadership Candidates “What will you do?”

February 22, 2011 UBCIC Calls for Systemic Change Necessary for Policing

February 18, 2011 Leadership Council Supports Representative’s Call For Strategy To End Child Poverty & Infant Deaths

February 17, 2011 Federal Government Must Respect the Aboriginal Right to Fish

February 11, 2011 Does Christy Clark see Russia from her living-room window?

February 9, 2011 Future Integrity of the RCMP Hangs in the Balance

February 9, 2011 UBCIC Deeply Concerned with Flawed Bill S-11

February 8, 2011 First Nations Leaders Ask Leadership Candidates "What Will You Do?"

February 4, 2011 UBCIC Supports Turpel-Lafond’s Call on Government to Protect Vulnerable Children

January 14, 2011 UBCIC Presents the Indian Child Caravan Digital Collection

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