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Turtle Island Webinar Series

06/01/2021

Turtle Island Webinar Series

Gina Smoke, Unifor Indigenous Liaison will moderate this June webinar series with Indigenous leaders and scholars.
Join the discussion and learn how you can engage in ReconciliACTION!
For more information and registration: https://onlineeducation.unifor.org/honouring_treaty_rights

1. June 1 Honouring Treaty Rights – A conversation with Niigaan Sinclair, Columnist for the Winnipeg Free
Press, Professor at University of Manitoba Aboriginal Languages Strategy.

2. June 8 MMIWG2S - A conversation with Manitoba NDP MLAs: Long-standing MMIWG2S Advocate, Nahanni
Fontaine and Bernadette Smith, co-founder of the Coalition of Families of Missing and Murdered Women in
Manitoba.

3. June 15 Indigenous Rights and Title – A conversation with Pam Palmater, Mi’kmaq lawyer, Professor at
Ryerson University and Activist.

4. June 22 Exploring the Importance of the United Nations Declaration of the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
(UNDRIP) – A conversation with Brenda L. Gunn, Indigenous Scholar and Professor at the University of
Manitoba Faculty of Law.
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