Resource Library

3 years 3 weeks
2015 / PDF
The following pages outline the Commission’s central conclusions about the history and legacy of residential schools and identify both the barriers to reconciliation and the opportunities for constructive action that currently exist.
Author(s): The Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada
1 month 1 hour
2017 / Word doc
Developed set of policies and procedures to address issues on band-owned lands, CP lands and Leasehold lands
Resource Producer: Little Shuswap Lake Indian Band
Author(s): Little Shuswap Lake Indian Band
1 month 3 weeks
2016 / PDF
Development of their Financial Administration Policy.
Resource Producer: Snuneymuxw First Nation
1 year 2 months
2016 / PDF
The official Skowkale First Nation Business Permit Laws governing business applications, permitting, and enforcements. 
Resource Producer: Sq’ewqéyl (Skowkale First Nation)
3 years 3 days
2015 /
Canada’s federal drug policy under the Harper government (2006 to present) is “tough on crime” and dismissive of public health and harm reduction approaches to problematic drug use. Drawing on insights from discourse and critical race theories, and Bacchi’s (2009) poststructural policy analysis framework, problematic representations in Canada’s federal drug policy discourse are examined through...
Author(s): Shelley G. Marshall, University of Manitoba
3 years 4 days
2014 / PDF
On September 13, 2007, the United Nations General Assembly voted to adopt the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP). This was an historic event as work on UNDRIP had been ongoing for 30 years before its passage. Today, UNDRIP provides a framework for addressing human rights protections for Indigenous peoples globally. This article examines the significance of UNDRIP as a public...
Author(s): Roxanne T. Ornelas, Miami University, Ohio
3 years 1 week
2012 / Video
Resource Producer: National Centre for First Nations Governance
Author(s): National Centre for First Nations Governance
3 years 3 weeks
2015 / PDF
In order to redress the legacy of residential schools and advance the process of Canadian reconciliation, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission makes the following calls to action...
Author(s): The Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada
4 years 7 months
2012 /
See Attachment for full details. 
4 years 7 months
2011 /
Here is the full decision from the Supreme Court. See attachment for full details.