Wawmeesh Hamilton
3/7/12
The last shreds of credibility of the Missing Women Commission of Inquiry are in question and aboriginal interests are now barely represented after two significant withdrawals from...
Wawmeesh Hamilton
2/22/12
A new format for hearings before the Missing Women Commission of Inquiry—changing from a single-witness setup to a panel formation—has some participants questioning not only whethe...
ICTMN Staff
2/21/12
The hundreds of aboriginal women who have gone missing or been murdered top the agenda of a National Justice Forum opening today...
Wawmeesh Hamilton
2/15/12
First Nations and women's groups may have been shut out of the Missing Women's inquiry, but their voices were heard loud and strong on Valentine's Day in Vancouver...
ICTMN Staff
2/14/12
Across Canada today, thousands of people are gathering to remember the 700 or more aboriginal women who have disappeared or been murdered over the past two decades, the majority of...
ICTMN Staff
2/13/12
Another year has passed, and although some progress has been made on the issue of missing and murdered aboriginal women, the bleak fact remains that a multitude of them are still i...
Jana L. Walker
2/6/12

The UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples signals a new means to change federal law and policy to restore safety to Native women, to stre...

Wawmeesh Hamilton
1/27/12
A dozen years after the fact, a member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) has apologized for the federal police’s role in botching the investigation against serial killer ...
Rob Capriccioso
1/9/12
WASHINGTON—National crime statistics already indicate that 1 in 3 American Indian women will be raped in their lifetimes, but new clarification from the Obama administration on the...
ICTMN Staff
12/15/11
Aboriginal leaders and victims’ family members were heartened by news that the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) is looking into t...

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