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1 year 3 months
2015 / MP3 Audio
Every child has the right grow up safely at home, go to a good school and be healthy. But the federal government chronically underfunds services for First Nations children on reserve. Cindy Blackstock took the government to court. After five years, the case is finally being heard. The ruling on this landmark case to end federal government discrimination against...
Author(s): Cindy Blackstock
3 years 4 months
2010 /
An Action Plan developed by the First Nations Chiefs and leaders in BC in 2009 to improve the well-being of their children and families; the Plain contains a vision, principles, goals, and 45 actions to be implemented by a First Nations Child & Family Wellness Council. 
3 years 4 months
2010 /
The Aboriginal Y.O.U.T.H. (Youth OrganizedUnited Together Healing) Gathering, held inWinnipeg’s inner-city in March 2007, gaveAboriginal youth the opportunity to “turn theirvoices into action.” With the guidance of theMa Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre (Ma Mawi), sevenyouth were teamed up with experiencedmentors to plan and host a conference thatsought to foster a sense of Aboriginal identity,act as a...
3 years 4 months
2010 /
This 248 page guidebook provides key tools for groups to identify the nature of the issues they face, gather appropriate information, transform it into knowledge, and moblize themselves and others to meet the demands. It supports a knowledge culture that promises to empower communities and produce innovations in social organization that will prepare all for the surprises and demands of the future...
Author(s): Robert Annis, Frances Racher, Marian Beattie

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