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Indigenous Peoples

Question for Foreign and Commonwealth Office

UIN HL3598, tabled on 27 November 2017

To ask Her Majesty's Government when was the last time they raised through the United Nations the problems facing First Nation peoples.

Answered on

11 December 2017

Her Majesty's Government is committed to defending the human rights of all individuals, including indigenous people. The Government regularly participates in discussions regarding indigenous peoples in various United Nations fora, including the General Assembly, the Human Rights Council, and the Permanent Forum on Indigenous issues.