What do the Wet’suwet’en-CGL crisis and COVID-19 have in common? Both ignore Indigenous jurisdiction to devastating effects. Jade Dumoulin examines how Canada ignored international guidance on state pandemic response concerning Indigenous peoples and their rights.
Jade Dumoulin is a member of Xaxli’p First Nation and comes from a mixed St’át’imc and French Canadian background. She studied Political Science at the University of British Columbia and is now pursuing a Juris Doctor with a specialization in Aboriginal Law at the Peter A. Allard School of Law. Jade hopes to work for and support Indigenous communities in the field of Aboriginal law.