United Nations formally calls on Canada to respect and protect rights of Miꞌkmaw fishers and prevent further violence

(SIPEKNE’KATIK, FN) — The United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) has called on Canada to investigate acts of violence against Mi’kmaw fishers and protect them from further violence, while also taking steps to respect and protect the Mi’kmaw right to fish. A team of Mi’kmaw advocates, together with Justice for Girls […]

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