Category Archives: Ongoing

Proclaiming Our Roots

The Proclaiming Our Roots project is an initiative focused on  the histories, stories and experiences of mixed-race Black and Indigenous Peoples on Turtle Island. Combining arts and Community Based Research they aim to “illuminate the stories of community members and to … Continue reading

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Alaska Native Knowledge Network

This is a fantastic resource for teachers and people interested in delivering educational activities about Indigenous knowledge. It is also a fascinating compendium of information about the history of colonial systems, traditional knowledge of the environment, Indigenous legal, diplomatic and … Continue reading

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“It’s Our Time” – Assembly of First Nations

This educational toolkit contains resources of value to educators and the general public in learning about First Nations.  It also has resources for First Nations. It includes the following modules:  The Kairos Blanket Exercise, Residential Schools, Cultural Competency, First Nations … Continue reading

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Indians & Cowboys

This media site by Makoons Media Group, edited by Tara Williamson, has member-driven content relevant to decolonizing. “Our goal is to stay true to the moniker “Think” and publish work that engages ideas in a way that is provocative and … Continue reading

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Reconciliation Pole raised at University of British Columbia

The Reconciliation Pole, a 55-foot totem pole carved by acclaimed Haida artist 7idansuu “Edenshaw” James Hart, was installed at a place of honour at UBC on April 1, 2017. The ceremony, taking place on the traditional, ancestral and unceded territory of … Continue reading

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Kina maamwigdoo-wiikendaasmin – We Are All Learning Together, a Truth and Reconciliation public education series

The demand for cultural training has increased since the Truth and Reconciliation Commission recommended 94 calls to action in 2015 including cultural competency training for healthcare and judicial professionals. Recently in North Bay (Northern Ontario), cultural trainer George Couchie, a … Continue reading

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Active Reconciliation: Katimavik Youth to be Leaders in the Reconciliation Movement in Canada

With its proven track record and its commitment to strengthen relationships between Indigenous and non-Indigenous youth, Katimavik proposes to make Canadian young women and men the leaders in active reconciliation for future generations. Katimavik will build on its track record … Continue reading

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