The Federal Court of Canada approved a settlement agreement for survivors of Federal Indian Day Schools and Federal Day Schools. The deadline to opt out of the settlement is November 18, 2019.
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. Survivors are invited to attend engagement sessions to develop the foundation.