Tag Archives: Relationship Building

Mennonite Church Canada Native Assembly 2014

The Native Assembly 2014 was an event hosted by the Mennonite Church of Canada’s Indigenous Relations, and the Partnership Circle of Mennonite Churches of Manitoba. The event took place in Winnipeg from July 28th-31st 2014. The intent of the event … Continue reading

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Christian Peacemakers Team Aboriginal Justice Delegations

The Christian Peacemakers Team “places violence-reduction teams in crisis situations and militarized areas around the world at the invitation of local peace and human rights workers.”  They have had an emphasis on solidarity with Indigenous peoples since 1999. They have … Continue reading

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Covenant Chain Link Annual Event

The Covenant Chain Link is an annual two-day event organized by KAIROS that brings together Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples. The focus being on community education and “building bridges of understanding between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal peoples through respectful relationships as we … Continue reading

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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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