Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples: Presentations by Alana Dams, First Nations Confederacy Inc.

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Database ID28757
InstitutionUniversity of Saskatchewan Archives
Fonds/CollectionNative Law Centre fonds
File/Item ReferenceReference Library, RCAP vol. 3 (Box 1)
Date of creationApril 23, 1992
Physical description/extent11 pgs
Number of images12
Scope and contentFile contains a presentation by Alana Dams of the First Nations Confederacy Inc. Dams delivers a pre-prepared statement regarding her organizations views on the Commission, and what it sees as the Commission's failure to properly consult and engage with Aboriginal peoples thus far. Commissioner George Erasmus addresses some of the concerns raised, and the Commissions hearings for the day conclude with a closing prayer by Thelma Chalifoux. First Nations Confederacy Inc. is an organization of Manitoba First Nations which represented 16 band governments in Manitoba at the time of the Commission.
Other terms governing use and reproductionRoyal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples - Transcriptions of Public Hearings and Round Table Discussions, 1992-1993. Reproduced with the permission of the Minister of Public Works and Government Services, and Courtesy of the Privy Council Office, 2008.
Primary MediaTextual documents
Provenance Access PointUniversity of Saskatchewan. Native Law Centre
Other notesPart of Box 1 Transcripts, Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples, Fort Garry Place, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Wednesday, April 23, 1992. Volume 3. pgs 771-781.
PlaceWinnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Treaty boundariesTreaty 1
Canada -- National
Cultural regionPlains
Canada -- National
NamesBlakeney, Allan E., 1925- (Saskatchewan premier)
Chalifoux, Thelma
Dams, Alana
Erasmus, Georges Henry, 1948- (Chief)
Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
SubjectGovernment commissions -- Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
Indigenous Peoples General
Indigenous Peoples Organizations
International relations
Date Range(s)1990-1999
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