module 5



This module traces the origins and creation of the United Nation’s Declaration on the Right of Aboriginal Peoples. We will also discuss the international Indigenous movement that led to the drafting of the document and how it is being implemented in Canada.

Learning Objectives:

  • 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 implementation of UNDRIP within Canada


Readings: UNDRIP

Complete the following readings (9 mins) before proceeding to the unit video.



Video:  Chief Francis of Abegweit First Nations

Complete the following video (1:47 mins) before proceeding to the unit quiz. 



Complete Module 5: Take the quiz

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