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05
Oct

Make a Will, Even If It’s Still Difficult

A FIRST NATIONS PERSON WHO ORDINARILY LIVES ON A RESERVE OR CROWN LANDS should, like every British Columbian, think about making a will.
01
Oct

Darsey Meredith—In the Spotlight

October 2021 This month's spotlight shines on Darsey Meredith of CoRe Conflict Resolution Society.
27
Sep

Mental Health Forum for Legal Professionals 2021

“Mental Health Forum for Legal Professionals 2021,” originally presented on September 14, 2021. Co-hosted by the Law Society of BC and CLEBC.        
24
Sep

Recognizing the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

We encourage everyone to seek understanding about the experiences of Indigenous Peoples, and to recognize that historical and ongoing systemic wrongs have impacts that affect us all.
22
Sep

Confronting Racism in the Criminal Justice System

We are proud to share this recording of “Confronting Racism in the Criminal Justice System” originally presented on June 2, 2021. This course walks through where, when, and how systemic racism, unconscious and conscious bias, micro-aggressions, and white privilege exist at each stage of the criminal justice system – from policing to charge assessment,...
22
Sep

CLEBC Board Member Michelle Casavant speaks on the MMIWG Inquiry and on the discovery of the unmarked graves at the former Kamloops Indian Residential School

In these videos, CLEBC Board Member, Michelle Casavant (Government of Canada, Vancouver, BC) provides an overview of the MMIWG report and reflects on the recent discovery of 215 unmarked graves in Kamloops. BC.
08
Sep

Researching Decolonization and Racism

THE DECOLONIZATION AND RACISM RESEARCH GUIDE, launched in May 2021 by the Xwi7xwa Library at UBC, takes its place among a rich collection of Xwi7xwa research guides.
08
Sep

Self-Government by Inherent Right

THE TRANSITIONAL GOVERNANCE PROGRAM is offered by the Centre for First Nations Governance, which is “a non-profit organization that supports First Nations as they transition from the Indian Act to inherent right governance.
08
Sep

New Reconcilation App

RECONCILIATION: A STARTING POINT IS A MOBILE APP for federal public servants that anyone can download for free.
07
Sep

Announcing new features to CLEBC online books

You asked, we listened… and acted! CLEBC is proud to announce some new features to our online books that will improve your searching and accessibility.