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    Site C dam appeal: Legal briefing by Rana Law

    Northern Public Affairs is proud to be a co-sponsor of the final stop on the Justice for the Peace Caravan tour in Ottawa on September 13, celebrating the anniversary of the adoption of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP). Visit for more information.

    On September 12, Prophet River and West Moberly First Nations are facing off against the Federal Government and BC Hydro over the Site C Dam in the Federal Court of Appeal. They will be asking the Court whether Canada violated the constitution when it gave environmental approval for the dam without determining – or even considering – whether the significant adverse environmental effects of the project would infringe Treaty rights.

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