The Aboriginal population in Canada is growing rapidly and approximately 50% of Canada’s Aboriginal population now lives in urban centres, with large populations settling in Western Canada’s urban centres. The City of Calgary has over 27,000 Aboriginal people living within the metropolitan area. In March 2014, The City of Calgary proclaimed the "Year of Reconciliation"
The City of Calgary Aboriginal Webpage
Calgary Urban Aboriginal Initiative
Question: What is your party’s position on the ‘improved’ Urban Aboriginal Strategy adopted in April 2014?
Question: What policies will your party propose to support urban Aboriginals and help urban Aboriginals participate in the shared prosperity of our community?
Question: How will your party foster reconciliation and healing with our Aboriginal population and how will you foster greater understanding and cooperation between our Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal populations?
Question: Do you support an inquiry into missing and murdered Aboriginal women?