Our Statement of Commitment
Recognizing the disastrous history and impacts of colonization on the Indigenous People of Canada, and
Recognizing that Indigenous People experience systemic and pervasive discrimination in every dimension of society, including the justice system, and
Acknowledging the over-representation of Indigenous People in Canadian prisons, and
Confessing the participation of Christian Churches in the destruction of Indigenous spirituality and culture and in the attempted assimilation of Indigenous People, and
In keeping with the mission, vision, and values of the Micah Mission,
The Micah Mission commits itself to acting in accordance with the human rights and restorative justice principles elaborated in the Truth and Reconciliation Commission Calls to Action and the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous People.