“The UN’s top anti-racism body has recognized that continued construction of the Site C dam is a serious threat to fundamental human rights. This latest statement from the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination makes it clear that the federal and provincial governments have no claim to being human rights champions so long as they continue to ignore the impacts of Site C on our Treaty rights.” – Chief Roland Willson, West Moberly First Nations

The United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination has stepped up its calls for the Site C dam to be immediately suspended.

Joint statement by the West Moberly and Prophet River First Nations and their allies and supporters

Media release: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Premier John Horgan can’t ignore recommendations of UN anti-racism committee

Please take a moment to signal boost this call: email and phone Premier John Horgan.

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