Indigenous Community Awareness Training

Self-paced learning modules Participants will learn about policy and legislation and how these continue to impact Indigenous individuals, families, and communities. Topics that will be discussed include Early Relationship and Treaties, colonial logics, Residential schools, and The Indian Act. Applying Learning and Virtual Sessions Understanding developed through the self-paced learning modules will be followed by a 3.5-hour virtual session examining the impact and manifestation of micro and macro aggressions on Indigenous peoples through health care, justice education and housing. In this session we will further explore the role of leadership in creating change. An introduction of the Urban Indigenous Action Plan, will highlight work that is currently being done in urban, rural, and northern communities to help create change and build relationships with Indigenous Communities and how you can potentially apply these to your municipality.
9/22/2021 - 11/17/2021
This event is full.