The Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples - 1996
The RCAP was appointed in 1991 to help, in the Commission's words, "... restore justice to the relationship between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people in Canada and to propose practical solutions to stubborn problems." The Commission's final report was made public in November 1996. It consists of 5 volumes and includes approximately 4,000 pages of text.
This summary was prepared by the Institute On Governance.
The Ipperwash Enquiry Report - 2007
The Ipperwash Inquiry was established by the Government of Ontario under the Public Inquiries Act. Its mandate was to inquire and report on events surrounding the death of Dudley George, who was shot in 1995 during a protest by First Nations representatives at Ipperwash Provincial Park and later died. The Inquiry was also mandated to make recommendations that would avoid violence in similar circumstances in the future. The hearings began in July 2004 and ended in August 2006. The report was made public in May 2007.
For the Executive Summary: Ipperwash Enquiry Report
For the full 4 volume report-http://www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/inquiries/ipperwash/report/index.html