UNDRIP Task Force

Task force priorities

  • Consult and collaborate with Musqueam, Squamish, and Tsleil-Waututh in the development of the first 5-year UNDRIP action plan.
  • Begin formal urban Indigenous engagement with the diversity of the urban Indigenous community.
  • Develop and strengthen relationships at the Council to Council and staff to staff level through action planning.
  • Lay the framework for sustainable, ongoing intergovernmental partnership in UNDRIP implementation for the first 5 years and beyond.

In 2021, City Council created the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous People (UNDRIP) Task Force:

  • Tasked with providing recommendations and a strategy to implement UNDRIP in the City of Vancouver
  • Was assembled in partnership with the Musqueam Indian Band, Squamish Nation, and Tsleil-Waututh Nation


City Council representatives

Musqueam Indian Band representatives

Squamish Nation representatives

Tsleil-Waututh Nation representatives