Yinka Dene Alliance

Submission to the UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

September 2013

The Yinka Dene Alliance has made a written submission to the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Professor James Anaya, seeking his intervention concerning the conduct of Canada and British Columbia in relation to Enbridge's proposed Northern Gateway pipeline.

Mr. Anaya will make an official visit to Canada from October 7 to 15, 2013, where he will inquire into the human rights situation of Indigenous peoples in Canada and will present his findings and recommendations to the Canadian government and the UN Human Rights Council.

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