The City of Vancouver’s Urban Indigenous peoples Advisory Committee has continued to fail their urban Indigenous population, whilst being the “pinnacle” of urban reconciliation in Canada.
To read the so called progress the City of Vancouver has paved, click here to read.
“Through the upheavals of COVID-19 and the growing anti-racist movement,
there is renewed energy and urgency around calls to confront discriminatory
policies, colonial mindsets and unchecked privileges that continue to
disproportionately impact underserved communities.”- Urban Indigenous Advisory Committee Press Release
A statement from the Urban Indigenous Advisory Committee, stating their frustration, criticisims and the demand for the pragmatic implementation of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.