Failing transparency on the government’s agenda

Canadians have a right to know what their government is doing, and what its intentions are. But the current government has failed to be transparent about its motives.

Indigenous peoples

For instance, the Canadian government has had a confidential strategy to undermine the human rights of the world's Indigenous peoples that are affirmed in the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. The multi-year strategy specified: "In the international arena, Canada will raise objections when the Declaration is referenced, and will encourage other States with concerns about the Declaration to make these known".