Context of Indigenous Child Welfare

Context of Indigenous Child Welfare Information Sheet Project (Ongoing): 

Canadian Human Rights Tribunal:
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What is the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal on First Nations Child Welfare?
Currie, V. & Sinha, V. (2015). CWRP Information Sheet #146E. Montreal, QC: Centre for Research on Children and Families.

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What is the history of the government’s provision of child welfare services to First Nations? 
Currie, V. & Sinha, V. (2015). CWRP Information Sheet #147E. Montreal, QC: Centre for Research on Children and Families.

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What are the government’s current policies and programs in First Nations child welfare?
Currie, V. & Sinha, V. (2015). CWRP Information Sheet #148E. Montreal, QC: Centre for Research on Children and Families.

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What are Canada’s legal obligations to protect First Nations children? 
Currie, V. & Sinha, V. (2015). CWRP Information Sheet #149E. Montreal, QC: Centre for Research on Children and Families.

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How is Jordan’s Principle related to the Tribunal?
Currie, V. & Sinha, V. (2015). CWRP Information Sheet #150E. Montreal, QC: Centre for Research on Children and Families.

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What are the main arguments before the Tribunal?
Currie, V. & Sinha, V. (2015). CWRP Information Sheet #151E. Montreal, QC: Centre for Research on Children and Families.

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What are the Complainants’ main arguments before the Tribunal?
Currie, V. & Sinha, V. (2015). CWRP Information Sheet #152E. Montreal, QC: Centre for Research on Children and Families.

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What are the federal government’s main arguments before the Tribunal?
Currie, V. & Sinha, V. (2015). CWRP Information Sheet #153E. Montreal, QC: Centre for Research on Children and Families.

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What remedies have been suggested to the Tribunal and what are the arguments against them?
Currie, V. & Sinha, V. (2015). CWRP Information Sheet #155E. Montreal, QC: Centre for Research on Children and Families.

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What are the Canadian Human Rights Commission’s main arguments before the Tribunal?
Currie, V. & Sinha, V. (2015). CWRP Information Sheet #154E. Montreal, QC: Centre for Research on Children and Families.

Overrepresentation in context:
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What does the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) Report summary say about the Indian Residential School (IRS) system and child welfare? 
Churchill, M. & Sinha, V. (2015). CWRP Information Sheet #163E. Montreal, QC: Centre for Research on Children and Families.

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Foster Care Disparity for Aboriginal Children in 2011.
Wray, M & Sinha, V. (2015). CWRP Information Sheet #165E. Montreal, QC: Centre for Research on Children and Families.

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Long-term Trends in Out of Home Care for On-reserve First Nations Children.
Jones, A. & Sinha, V. (2015). CWRP Information Sheet #164E. Montreal, QC: Centre for Research on Children and Families.

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Ministerial Mandate Letters: Relevance to Indigenous Child Welfare and Well-Being.
Churchill, M. & Sinha, V. (2016). CWRP Information Sheet #168E. Montreal, QC: Centre for Research on Children and Families.

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Foster Care Disparity for First Nations Children in 2011.
Sinha, V. & Wray, M. (2015). CWRP Information Sheet #166E. Montreal, QC: Centre for Research on Children and Families.