Tag Archives: Métis

Assessment Tool for Evaluating Aboriginal Citizen Registry Systems

DOWNLOAD | Citizen registries are essential for any government. They provide the basis for elections, help determine who is eligible for program benefits, identify those with certain Aboriginal rights, and provide an important instrument in the conduct of intergovernmental relationships. That … Continue reading

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Advancing Governance of the Metis Settlements of Alberta: Working Papers

DOWNLOAD  |  Outside of Alberta, very little is known about eight Metis Settlements in that province and their unique governance system. This publication contains three working papers: the first describes this governance system in some detail; the second focuses on … Continue reading

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Exploring Options for Métis Governance in the 21st Century

DOWNLOAD  |  Major changes are afoot with respect to the Métis reality in Canada as evidenced by a number of developments including the unanimous Supreme Court judgement affirming the constitutional rights of the Métis in R. v. Powley.  It is … Continue reading

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