Tag Archives: Reconciliation

University of Manitoba: National Research Centre on Residential Schools

As per its mandate, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada (TRC) has established a permanent National Research Centre for Truth and Reconciliation, to ensure the work and legacy of the commission carries on after its five-year mandate is complete. … Continue reading

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Vancouver Island University’s Centre for Pre-Confederation Treaties and Reconciliation

In 2014, the Vancouver Island University (VIU) established a Centre for Pre-Confederation Treaties and Reconciliation in Nanaimo, British Columbia. The goal of the centre is to advance research, education, and public understanding and dialogue on Pre-Confederation Treaties from across Canada, as … Continue reading

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Learning First Peoples Classroom Resources

The Learning First Peoples Initiative is a joint venture of the First Nations Education Steering Committee (FNESC) and the First Nations Schools Association (FNSA), with the support of the British Columbia Ministry of Education, and was borne out of the First … Continue reading

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British Columbia: Residential Schools and Reconciliation Workshops

This initiative was created by the First Nations Education Steering Committee (FNESC), an organization committed to improving First Nations education in British Columbia, and the First Nations Schools Association (FNSA), a non-profit organization serving the First Nations community schools of … Continue reading

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Presbytarian Church of Canada: Healing and Reconciliation Seed Fund

The Healing and Reconciliation Seed Fund was created by the Presbyterian Church of Canada (PCC) in the year 2006, as a way to support projects that encourage relationship building between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal Presbyterians. The project envisions neighbors (Indigenous and non-Indigenous) … Continue reading

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The Mennonite Church of Canada: Indigenous Relations Program and “Paths for Peacemaking with Host Peoples”

These are initiatives of the Mennonite Church of Canada, and its Director of Indigenous Relations, which target individuals and communities of the Mennonite faith. They come from the recognition that the Mennonite church and its practices have been deeply impacted … Continue reading

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The United Church of Canada’s Justice and Reconciliation Fund

The Justice and Reconciliation Fund is an initiative of the Residential Schools Steering Committee of The United Church of Canada. It was established in the year 2000 to assist the United Church in understanding and responding to the IRS legacy. It … Continue reading

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