Tag Archives: Relationship Building

Reconciliation Canada: Reconciliation Dialogue Workshops

Through Reconciliation Canada, a series of Reconciliation Dialogue Workshops were conducted across the country. As stated on the website, the aim of the workshop is to “create a safe place to engage Canadians in dialogue that revitalizes relationships, increases understanding … Continue reading

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Pulling Together Canoe Journeys

The Pulling Together Canoe Society, incorporated as a non-profit in 2004, organizes annual canoe trips along the West Coast of British Columbia that bring together RCMP officers, public servants, and Aboriginal peoples. Their mission statement reads: “Recognizing the past by … Continue reading

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Unity Ride and Two Row Wampum 400th Anniversary

In honour of the 400th anniversary of the Two Row Wampum treaty established between the Haudenosaunee and the Dutch, the First Nations Dakota People of Manitoba brought their Unity Riders to New York in July and August 2013. The journey of … Continue reading

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Otesha Project: Nation to Nation Tour 2013

The tour was developed to bring Indigenous and non-Indigenous people together to “renew relationships with each other.”  2013 was the first year this tour ran. Participants rode their bikes for 300km along the St. Lawrence River to create awareness of … 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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