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Mining, Economic Development and Indigenous Peoples: Getting the Governance Equation Right . Publication of the Report on ISID's Summer Forum

Tue, 2013-11-19 16:05

The publication of Mining, Economic Development and Indigenous Peoples: Getting the Governance Equation Right marks the public launching of the new flagship Program in Global Governance of McGill University’s Institute for the Study of International Development (ISID).

Source Site: /isid

Inequalities: First Nations Children

Wed, 2013-03-13 09:00 - 11:00

Cindy Blackstock is Executive Director of the First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada and is an Associate Professor at the University of Alberta.

A member of the Gitksan Nation, she has worked in the field of child and family services for over 20 years. An author of over 50 publications, her key interests include exploring, and addressing, the causes of disadvantage for Aboriginal children and families by promoting equitable and culturally based interventions.

Contact Information

Contact: Allan Vicaire
Organization: Social Equity and Diversity Education Office
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-3711
Source Site: /fph

Nadia Myre: The Scar Project Workshop

Wed, 2013-02-20 14:00 - 17:00
Wilson Hall : 3506 rue University Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2A7

This is the second event in a two-part series. Indigenous Access McGill and the First Peoples’ House are hosting Algonquin artist Nadia Myre for an artist talk on Wednesday, February 6 at 3 pm in the Wendy Patrick Room, Wilson Hall. Myre’s artwork is inspired by participant involvement as well as recurring themes of identity, language, longing and loss.

Myre returns for the Scar Project workshop on Wednesday, February 20 from 2-5 pm in the Wendy Patrick Room, Wilson Hall.

Source Site: /fph

Nadia Myre: Artist Talk

Wed, 2013-02-06 15:00 - 16:30
Wilson Hall : 3506 rue University Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2A7

Indigenous Access McGill and the First Peoples’ House are hosting Algonquin artist Nadia Myre for an artist talk on Wednesday, February 6 at 3 pm in the Wendy Patrick Room, Wilson Hall. Myre’s artwork is inspired by participant involvement as well as recurring themes of identity, language, longing and loss.

Myre returns for the Scar Project workshop on Wednesday, February 20 from 2-5 pm in the Wendy Patrick Room, Wilson Hall.

Source Site: /fph

Science Documentary Film: People of a Feather

Sun, 2012-12-02 15:00 - 17:00
Redpath Museum : Auditorium or room 200, 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4
Price: Free

Documentary film People of a Feather (Joe Heath, 2011) sheds light on the survival of a specific Inuit population, the Sanikiluaq community living around the Belcher Islands in Hudson Bay, who have depended on the eider duck for warmth and food for centuries.

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Source Site: /redpath