The Time is Now: Implementing UNDRIP in Canada

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McLaughlin Library
Room 246A


Join us for a panel discussion.

A group of renowned experts examine the ground-breaking significance of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples and its implementation in Canada:

  • David MacDonald, Professor of Political Science and Research Leadership Chair for the College of Social and Applied Human Sciences, University of Guelph (moderator)
  • Sheryl Lightfoot, Canada Research Chair in Global Indigenous Rights and Politics and Associate Professor of Political Science, Public Policy and Indigenous Studies, University of British Columbia
  • Paul Joffe, Human rights attorney specializing in Indigenous peoples' rights, including international human rights, member of the Ontario and Quebec bars
  • Jennifer Preston, Indigenous rights coordinator, Canadian Friends Service Committee (Quakers)

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