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Canada. Guide to the Principal Findings and Recommendations of the Final Report of the Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples

Document enclosed in the press kit distributed for the official

release of the Final Report. Recommendation 3.3.21, p. 64



The Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples recognizes the importance of the role of traditional healing among Native communities. In its final report, the Commission recommended that "Governments, health authorities and traditional practitioners co-operate to protect and extend the practices of traditional health and healing and explore their application to contemporary Aboriginal health and healing problems."