Indigenous peoples in Canada can now have their traditional names on official identity documents.
New legislation to reduce the number of Indigenous children and youth in care and improve child and family services came into force on January 1, 2020.
On June 3, 2019, the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls released their final report, Reclaiming Power and Place.
The Indian Residential Schools Settlement Agreement is an effort by the Canadian government to address the damage that Indian residential schools caused. Under the agreement, the government provided payments to Indian residential school survivors.
The Government of Canada reached a settlement agreement to compensate survivors of the Sixties Scoop. Part of the settlement includes the establishment of a Sixties Scoop survivors foundation.