November 30, 2023
Media Release – 30 November 2023 Restoring our Rivers Bill delivers long-overdue recognition for First Nations, but Government must not defer key unfinished business  MLDRIN welcomes the passage of the Restoring our Rivers Bill through the Senate today, delivering long-overdue recognition and support for Basin First Nations’ water rights. When the Restoring our Rivers Bill...
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Membership on MLDRIN Confederation is for recognised traditional groups or Nations. These were also sometimes called “tribes”, “tribal groups” or “language groups”. This recognition is not just from non-Indigenous sources but from self-identification and collective Indigenous recognition.