United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples:
This module traces the origins and creation of the United Nation’s Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. We will also discuss the international Indigenous movement that led to the drafting of the document and how it is not being implemented in Canada.
- Identify what constitutes the definition of Indigenous Peoples
- Identify the origins and creation of UNDRIP
- Explore the key rights of Indigenous Peoples outlined by the document
- Examine the lack of implementation of UNDRIP within Canada compared to other countries
United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
Complete the following readings (9:00 mins) before proceeding to the unit video.
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Chief Francis of Abegweit First Nations
Complete the following video (1:47 mins) before proceeding to the unit quiz.
To complete Module 7: Take the quiz (4 questions)