The Department of Educational Foundations at the University of Saskatchewan invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level commencing July 1, 2013.
In order to create awareness of inherent rights and Treaty implementation, the Treaty Governance Office has put together a set of 3 CDs containing the presentations and discussion from the Chiefs Forum on Treaty Implementation that was held on March 30-31 at Dakota Dunes.
The second National Aboriginal Fisheries Forum (NAFF II) will be taking place on October 2nd-4th, 2012 in Nanaimo, British Columbia. This year’s theme is, “Sieze the Opportunities”.
The detection of new cases of active tuberculosis in the Nunavik community of Kangiqsualujjaq has finally decreased. The health board said it considers that “the tuberculosis outbreak is currently in the process of being resolved.”
NUNATSIAQ NEWS August 27, 2012
Insight Information is presenting, Aboriginal Natural Resources Forum: Mining, Oil and Gas Development on September 19th & 20th, 2012 at the Ramada Hotel and Convention Centre in Regina, SK. The conference will hear about Aboriginal participation in the resource sector as it relates to industry, business and legal issues.
A Victoria firm’s newest software release, which is a land registry system, has become a key tool for Huu-ay-aht people near Port Alberni.
By Andrew A. Duffy, Times Colonist June 30, 2012
In spite of a lack of government support, the Iqaluit Community Greenhouse Society’s 20 X 50 foot facility is still operational. According to treasurer Darlene Thompson the greenhouse society cannot qualify for sustained funding in spite of chronic shortages of affordable fresh produce in Canada’s North.
Odawa Native Friendship Centre, located on 12 Sterling Ave. in Ottawa, Ontario is hosting, First Voices! First Women Speak!!, a teach-in & community gathering. The event takes place on Friday August 24th from 1:30 – 9:00 PM. Featured guests include Lee Maracle, Leanne Simpson and many others.
Building on the tradition of sharing knowledge and telling stories, the Biindigaate Film Festival is a celebration of indigenous films and filmmakers. The festival runs from September 27th-30th in Thunder Bay, Ontario.
The Regional Education & Health Forum 2012; Aboriginal Suicide and Trauma: Prevention and Intervention What is Working, What is Hopeful, is taking place August 22nd-24th, 2012 at the Victoria Ramada in Victoria, British Columbia. The Forum offers participants the opportunity to learn effective strategies to deal with Aboriginal suicide and trauma.