The Legal Strategy Coalition on Violence Against Indigenous Women has issued a press release to highlight its public statement urging full involvement of the provinces and territories in the national inquiry on missing and murdered Indigenous women. The participation of provincial and territorial governments is essential in order to ensure coordinated efforts in responding to and preventing violence and in order to target systems and institutions that fall under both federal and provincial/territorial jurisdiction. West Coast LEAF is one of 20 signatories to the statement.

Read the press release.