Indigenous

Positive Energy: Public Confidence in Energy Decision-Making

English

Welcome to the Positive Energy Conference, Public Confidence in Energy Decision-Making: How is Canada Doing?, the final event of the first three years of the Positive Energy project, taking place on April 23, 5-9 pm & April 24, 8 am - 5 pm.

Program of the event (PDF file)

Format:

Sub-title: 
How is Canada Doing? Final conference for the first three years of Positive Energy
Date: 
Monday, 23 April 2018 - 4:00 pm to Tuesday, 24 April 2018 - 5:00 pm
Event language: 

Cercle décolonial de partage et d’amour-propre

[Événement en anglais]

Ouverture : prière et cérémonie de purification
Réflexion et connexion avec le Cercle décolonial de partage et d’amour-propre.
De la soupe des trois-sœurs et de la bannique seront servies avant le cercle.

French
Date: 
Tuesday 30 January 2018 à 13 h 00 to à 14 h 00
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Re"image"ining Indigenous Gang Involvement

English

This talk will focus on Robert Henry’s research with Indigenous men and women who were involved in street gangs. Through modified photovoice methods, Robert examines the ways in which Indigenous men and women engage in street lifestyles, where the street gang becomes a site of survivance challenging settler colonialism. Linkages between Canada, Aotearoa/New Zealand, and Australia will also be examined to understand how settler colonialism impacts Indigenous street gang involvement.

Sub-title: 
in Canada, Australia and New Zealand
Date: 
Tuesday, 16 January 2018 - 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
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Venez marcher dans nos mocassins

« Venez marcher dans nos mocassins » est un mini-cours d’introduction à la médecine organisé par le Programme Autochtone de la Faculté de Médecine de l’Université d’Ottawa.   Depuis 2010, cette stratégie de recrutement encourage les personnes Autochtones à faire une demande d’admission au Programme d’études médicales de premier cycle.   La séance du mini-cours qui aura lieu samedi le 24 février 2018 est destinée aux élèves de la 7e à la 12e année, d'ascendance autochtone (Premières Nations, Métis et Inuit).  
French
Sub-title: 
Mini-cours de médecine pour Autochtones
Date: 
Saturday 24 February 2018 à 08 h 00 to à 16 h 00
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Come Walk in Our Moccasins

“Come Walk in Our Moccasins” is a Mini-Medical school hosted by the Indigenous Program at the University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine. This Indigenous-specific Mini-Med school was initiated in 2010 as a recruiting strategy to encourage First Nations, Métis and Inuit people to apply to our Undergraduate Medical Education Program.   Our Mini-Med School on Saturday February 24, 2018, is intended for First Nations, Métis and Inuit students in Grades 7 to 12.   Focusing on one aspect of human health, Mini-Med participants will learn how doctors:
English
Sub-title: 
Indigenous Mini-Medical School
Date: 
Saturday, 24 February 2018 - 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Event language: 

Venez marcher dans nos mocassins

« Venez marcher dans nos mocassins » est un mini-cours d’introduction à la médecine organisé par le Programme Autochtone de la Faculté de Médecine de l’Université d’Ottawa.

Depuis 2010, cette stratégie de recrutement encourage les personnes Autochtones à faire une demande d’admission au Programme d’études médicales de premier cycle. 

La séance du mini-cours qui aura lieu samedi le 27 janvier 2018 est destinée aux étudiants de niveau postsecondaire et aux adultes.

French
Sub-title: 
Mini-cours de médecine pour Autochtones
Date: 
Saturday 27 January 2018 à 08 h 00 to à 16 h 00
Event language: 

Come and Walk In Our Moccasins

“Come Walk in Our Moccasins” is a Mini-Medical school hosted by the Indigenous Program at the University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine. This Indigenous-specific Mini-Med school was initiated in 2010 as a recruiting strategy to encourage First Nations, Métis and Inuit people to apply to our Undergraduate Medical Education Program. 

Our Mini-Med School on Saturday January 27, 2018, is intended for post-secondary students and adults.

Focusing on one aspect of human health, Mini-Med participants will learn how doctors:

English
Sub-title: 
Indigenous Mini-Medical School
Date: 
Saturday, 27 January 2018 - 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Event language: 

Wrapped in Culture

Wrapped in Culture is a powerful reclamation project grounded in community engagement. Indigenous Artists from Australia and Canada are gathering together in Ottawa. Collectively the artists will be reviving and creating one traditional Blackfoot buffalo robe, and one Australian Aboriginal possum skin cloak. Come meet the artists and learn about this exciting project!   What: Artist Talk (English event)   When: November 8th, 1:00-3:00pm
Where: Morisset Library, Room 248     *****  
English
Date: 
Wednesday, 8 November 2017 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
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Wrapped in Culture

Wrapped in Culture est un projet de remise en état des peuples autochtones fondé sur l'engagement communautaire. Des artistes autochtones d'Australie et du Canada se réunissent à Ottawa. Les artistes créeront collectivement une robe de buffle des Pieds-Noirs et une cape de peau d'opossum autochtone australienne. Venez rencontrer les artistes et en apprendre davantage sur ce project exitant !

French
Date: 
Wednesday 8 November 2017 à 13 h 00 to à 15 h 00
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Indigenous people resisting extractive industry

Co-organized with Mining Watch with grassroots representatives from Mexico and Chile (Panama and Ecuador to be confirmed)

PROGRAM

Mining, hydroelectric dams, hydraulic fracking and territory: indigenous peoples resisting to extractivist encroachment

Opening by

  • Karine Vanthuyne, IRGTE director
  • Willow Scobie, IRGTE codirector
  • Pierre Beaucage, emeritus professor, departement of anthropology, Université de Montréal, GREPIP member

Followed by

English
Sub-title: 
in their territory: voices from Chile, Colombia, Mexico, and Panama. 1st IRGTE conference
Date: 
Tuesday, 10 October 2017 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
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