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Northern Gateway decision a turning point in indigenous relations: John Dillon

The federal government can’t pass off responsibility to the Northern Gateway pipeline’s sponsor.

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Aboriginal Affairs Minister Bernard Valcourt, pictured in this file photo. Ottawa must respect indigenous peoples’ rights to free, prior, and informed consent when resource extraction or transportation projects are first conceived, as affirmed by the United Nations’ Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, writes John Dillon.

 

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Northern Gateway decision a turning point in indigenous relations: John Dillon

The federal government can’t pass off responsibility to the Northern Gateway pipeline’s sponsor.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Aboriginal Affairs Minister Bernard Valcourt, pictured in this file photo. Ottawa must respect indigenous peoples’ rights to free, prior, and informed consent when resource extraction or transportation projects are first conceived, as affirmed by the United Nations’ Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, writes John Dillon.

 

  

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Wednesday, September 3, 2014
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Remembering Devon Jacobs Aug. 19, 2014

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Devon Jacobs, right, with Monte Solberg and Jim Armour at the 2012 Manning Networking Conference.

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Devon Jacobs with Liberal MP Scott Simms.

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Devon Jacobs with former colleague Jim Patrick, Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau and Liberal MP Mauril Belanger at the 2013 all-party party.

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Devon Jacobs, centre, with Conservative MPs (from left) Susan Truppe, Colin Carrie, Ted Opitz, Lynne Yelich and Eve Adams.

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