Cultural Competency

Practice Point

9
Sep

Investigating Indigenous-Specific Racism in BC Health Care

UBC LAW PROFESSOR MARY ELLEN TURPEL-LAFOND is leading an investigation into Indigenous-specific racism in the British Columbia health care system.

9
Sep

National Centre for Indigenous Laws by 2023 at UVic

AN EXPANSION TO UVIC LAW’S FRASER BUILDING will house the new National Centre for Indigenous Laws.

3
Sep

Orange Shirt Day Online and in Schools | September 30, 2020

THERE’S STILL TIME to order or make an orange shirt, button, or pin to honour residential school survivors on Orange Shirt Day.

2
Sep

Online Talk with Shame and Prejudice Artist Kent Monkman | September 26, 2020

REGISTER FOR AN ONLINE TALK with Cree artist Kent Monkman on Saturday, September 26 about Monkman’s powerful exhibition Shame and Prejudice: A Story of Resilience.

23
Jan

Welcome to Our Homelands

The Immigrant Services Society of BC has produced Welcome to Our Homelands, a brief video featuring six Indigenous individuals extending a welcome to newcomers.

16
Dec

25 years of the Indigenous Community Legal Clinic

ALUMNI GATHERED AT THE INDIGENOUS COMMUNITY LEGAL CLINIC in November 2019 to celebrate the ongoing work and presence of the ICLC in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside.

25
Nov

The Role of an Elder

Here are a few sources of information on the role of an Elder.

18
Nov

Jordan’s Principle: Indigenous Children Deserve Care, Not Funding Disputes

“Jordan’s Principle is about ensuring First Nations children receive the services they need when they need them.” (First Nations Health Authority)

13
Nov

Louis Riel Day is November 16 in Canada

November 2019 I AM PROUD OF MY MÉTIS HERITAGE, and I was moved to watch the flag rise in front of the people’s house. So said BC Deputy Premier and Minister of Finance Carole James in 2017 as she joined other Métis and provincial government representatives in front of the British Columbia Parliament Buildings to …

7
Nov

Beyond the Binary: Two-Spirit People

Two-spirit identity is a critical and integral reconciliation and decolonization issue.

Page 1 of 3