Understanding Two-Spirit People in the Aboriginal Community
An overview of the historic and contemporary experiences of indigenous gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people. The history of how the term "Two-Spirit People" was coined and its relevance to de-colonization movements today.
An Update on HIV/AIDS Among Aboriginal People in Canada
This presentation explores the most recent HIV/AIDS statistics and the affected Aboriginal populations. An overview of research projects and provincial and national strategies is also provided.
Aboriginal Awareness and Demonstrative Culture
An overview of the historic and contemporary experiences of First Nation, Metis and Inuit peoples. Definitions and perspectives about cultural identity and cultural safety is included. This presentation provides information about Aboriginal healing models and teachings.
Anti-Racism and Human Rights Training
This session explores concepts of perceived race and the effects of racism in Canada. It reviews current federal and provincial human rights and anti-discrimination legislation and effective anti-racism education and strategies.