The new Tory leader accused Trudeau of being “all talk and no action.”
The move comes just days after Coastal GasLink was evicted from the First Nation's territory.
The top Conservative said he doesn’t want resource projects to be held “hostage,” at the Maclean’s/Citytv national leaders debate.
“Are you planning on implementing UNDRIP?”
The Alberta government clearly has a reason for wanting to facilitate the export of more oil and gas via the proposed TransCanada Energy East and Kinder Morgan Trans-Mountain pipelines. But the NDP committed in its election platform to implementing the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples and to "work with Alberta Indigenous Peoples to build a relationship of trust and ensure respectful consultation."
A NDP-sponsored bill proposing Canada align its laws with the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples