The Canadian Press

2015-11-26 | AFN Climate Change

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Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde (BELLE'-guard) wants to advance indigenous perspectives on climate change at the upcoming U-N summit in Paris. He will be heading to the French capital Friday. Bellegarde says discussions at the conference will be critical for First Nations. (Bellegarde also hopes to be included when Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with the premiers to discuss a national climate change strategy within 90 days of the Paris summit.)

Date: 2015-11-26
Placeline: OTTAWA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 20 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << are people still are on demand end of the water and then so we still hunt we still fish we still Tramp we still gather medicine she was still all those things so when climate change is being talked about indigenous peoples we we say we have rights as indigenous peoples but we also have responsibilities as protectors and stewards of the land and water >>