From the Carleton Newsroom…

A collaborative think-tank held at Carleton University, part of a long-term project, recently discussed approaches to mastering and moving out from under the Indian Act toward a practical realization of the inherent right to self-governance.

“The think-tank exceeded our expectations,” said Frances Abele, professor in School of Public Policy and Administration (SPPA). “Leaders and activists from nine First Nations spoke frankly with each other and the academics who joined us. The energy in the room was exceptional and inspiring, and now we are planning a research and development program.”

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