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Indigenous History, Culture & Current Trends – Intro
January 30, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Indigenous History, Culture & Current Trends
The Indigenous History, Culture & Current Trends provides a foundation to understanding the unique relationship existing between Indigenous people and Canadians. This training is intended to promote change within the individual, workplace, organization and community. By providing an overview of Indigenous worldviews, enhancing self-awareness through experiential learning and increasing knowledge of historical contexts, attendees will be able to better understand how to establish healthy relationships between Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples in Canada.
IHCCT: Intro to Indigenous History & Culture
This full-day training will provide Indigenous and non-Indigenous attendees with an overview on today’s Indigenous culture and how the historical and current experiences shape misinformed views of Indigenous people.
This session will cover:
Existing trends and socio-economic conditions impacting Indigenous Communities
Define terminology of Indigenous People of Canada
Major historical events from Indigenous perspectives
Impacts of the Indian Act, Indian Residential Schools and the Sixties (60s) Scoop
For more information please contact Stephanie Pangowish, Indigenous Cultural Manager at 416-964-9087 ext 315 or at Stephanie.firstname.lastname@example.org