In The News | March 15-19

Each week, we feature a few articles about Indigenous news, issues and initiatives with a local, national and global focus.

For the week of March 15-19, 2021,




Events and Opportunities:

  • Xpey’ Wellness is hosting a 5 part webinar series on The Language of Wellness. The webinar aims to demonstrate how language learning and revitalization can be a holistic and important approach to health and well-being. Learn more here:
  • NEȾOLṈEW̱ (at UVic) is hiring a projects manager. Applications are due March 26. Click here for more details.
  • This year as part of the Indigenous Writers Wikipedia Edit-a-thon,the Honouring Indigenous Writers team has put together a schedule of events and wikipedia-related activities designed to be easily accessed and doable online with more flexibility. Every week, join in and participate in weekly Wikipedia activities to make contributions (both large and small) to raise the profiles of Indigenous writers. Check out the event schedule here. Read more at the HIW home page, and at the HIW Wikipedia Meetup Page.