Statement by UN Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights Kate Gilmore

Annual panel discussion on the rights of indigenous peoples Statement by UN Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights Kate Gilmore 39th Session of the Human Rights Council 19 September 2018 Excellencies, Friends, colleagues, It is an honor to join the distinguished panellists for the purpose … Continue readingStatement by UN Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights Kate Gilmore

Landmark win for First Nations in dispute over Trans Mountain Oil Pipeline

The expansion of the Kinder Morgan oil pipeline halts, as the Canadian Federal Court of Appeal ruled unanimously on Thursday that Justin Trudeau’s government failed to adequately address environmental concerns and consult with First Nation peoples. While the Prime Minister has often portrayed his attitude as … Continue readingLandmark win for First Nations in dispute over Trans Mountain Oil Pipeline