Aboriginal Peoples – November 15, 2012

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Aboriginal Peoples – November 15, 2012

The committee continues to examine and report on the federal government’s constitutional, treaty, political and legal responsibilities to First Nations. Some issues discussed during this session include mental health, women’s issues, and aboriginal citizenship.

Elisapee Sheutiapik and Tracy O’Hearn from the Pauktuutit Inuit Women of Canada, and Betty Ann Lavallée and Dwight Dorey of the Congress of Aboriginal Peoples spoke to the committee.