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A History of Māori Literacy Success

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Melissa Derby
Journal of Indigenous Research, vol. 9, 2021, pp. 1-10
Description

Looks at the history of Māori literacy and the source of their success.  

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[Residential Schools Narrative Histories]

Alternate Title
[Independent Assessment Process School Narrative]
[IAP School School Narrative]
Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
[Government of Canada]
Description

Produced as part of government response to litigations and the Indian Residential Schools Settlement Agreement. Links to one document for each of the residential schools. Contain information such as: name of school and variants; chronological history; management; school buildings; land; enrollment statistics; school incidents and principals/administrators.

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Thunder Bay Police Services Board Investigation: Final Report

E-Books
Author/Creator
Murray Sinclair
Description

Investigation came about due to complaints by leaders from Nishnawbe Aski Nation, Grand Council Treaty 3 and the Rainy River First Nations that the Board was not responding to deaths and race-based violence against Indigenous peoples.

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Post-Secondary Education Needs Assessment

Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Congress of Aboriginal Peoples
Description

Information compiled from secondary data sources such as Aboriginal Peoples Survey 2017 (APS) and Canadian Census of Population 2016 about off-reserve Status and Non-Status Indians, NunatuKavut Inuit, and Métis students represented by the Congress of Aboriginal Peoples. Discusses access, success, student needs, funding requirements, funding distribution and mechanisms, and existing programs.

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Document Regarding Bill 96

Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Assembly of First Nations Quebec-Labrador (AFNQ)
Description

Argues for exemptions and amendments to The Bill, An Act respecting French, the official and common language of Québec, which requires that French be used exclusively in the healthcare and education systems, public services, workforce and economic development.

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Fire Keeping-Oshkaabewis – Matter

Alternate Title
Indigenous Knowledge and Science: Fire Keeper
[FNMI Elementary Curriculum Resources]
[Indigenous Peoples' Curriculum Resources]
Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
[Science Teachers of Ontario]
Description

Designed for Grade 5 science. Lesson number 2.

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Kent Monkman: Casualties of Modernity

Alternate Title
Penny Stamps Distinguished Speaker Series
Media » Film and Video
Author/Creator
Kent Monkman
Description

Noted Canadian Cree artist discusses the evolution of his artist practice.

Duration: 50:56.

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Alaska Native Maternal and Child Health: Trends and Data

Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Alaska Native Epidemiology Center, Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium
Description

Statistics on birth rates, characteristics of parents, prenatal risk and protective factors, birth outcomes and infant and child mortality.

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The Next Generation of American Indian Public Health Workers: What we learned from the PHWEIC project

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Desiree Restad
Allyson Kelley
David Porter
Lauri Kindness
Christie Farmer
Journal of Indigenous Research, vol. 9, 2021, pp. 1-185
Description

Examines the Rocky Mountain Tribal Leaders Council's (RMTLC) Public Health Workforce Expansion in Indian Country (PHWEIC) project to address the need for health care workers in Indigenous communities.  

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Attitudes Toward Evidence-Based Practices for Trauma-Impacted American Indian/Alaska Native Populations: Does the Role of Culture Even Matter?

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Charlie N. Knowlton
Theresa Lafavor
Journal of Indigenous Research, vol. 9, 2021, pp. 1-23
Description

Examines the need to shift away from the traditional evidence-based practice (EBP) treatments towards a more cultural-sensitivity when dealing with trauma amongst Indigenous people.

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Indigenous Utmost Care

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Shaun L. Hains
Journal of Indigenous Research, vol. 9, 2021, pp. 1-11
Description

Discusses the importance of using Indigenous interventions and methods when dealing with trauma amongst Indigenous populations.   

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Bloodborne Viral and Sexually Transmitted Infections in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People: Surveillance Report

Alternate Title
Aboriginal Surveillance Report of HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STIs
Bloodborne Viral and Sexually Transmitted Infections in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People: Surveillance and Evaluation Report
Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research
Description

Statistics for: Chlamydia, AIDS, donovanosis, gonorrhoea, hepatitis, HIV and infectious syphilis

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Characteristics of Indigenous-owned Businesses

Alternate Title
Economic and Social Reports
Spotlight on Data Research
Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Bassirou Gueye
Amélie Lafrance-Cooke
Javier Oyarzun
Description

Statistics for number of businesses and owner gender.

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An Overview of the Indigenous Economy in Canada

Alternate Title
Staff Discussion Paper (Bank of Canada) ; 2023-25
Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Alex Chernoff
Calista Cheung
Description

Discusses characteristics such as labour market and the business sector, institutional settings, and the state of infrastructure.

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2020 JAJA Media Spotlight Report

Alternate Title
Media Spotlight: Native American Journalists Association Report
Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Native American Journalists Association (NAJA)
Description

Analysis of The Washington Post, The Guardian, NPR, Fox News and The New York Times coverage of Indigenous topics. Sample was taken between January 15, 2018 and ended on July 15, 2019.

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2021 NAJA Media Spotlight Report

Alternate Title
2021 Native American Journalists Association Media Spotlight Report
Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Native American Journalists Association (NAJA)
Description

Analysis of New York Times' coverage of Indigenous topics between 2015 and 2021 showed that more than half the articles contained stereotypical representations.

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The Native Offender and the Law

Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Douglas A. Schmeiser
Description

Statistics on characteristics of prison population, type of offences committed, use of alcohol, sentencing and recidivism rates.

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Meeting the Needs of Victims and Offenders

Alternate Title
User Report (Solicitor General Canada, Ministry Secretariat) ; no. 1992-18
Aboriginal Policing Series
Inventory of Aboriginal Policing Programs in Canada ; part VII
Author/Creator
Julie Jarvis
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Taking Action against Substance Abuse

Alternate Title
User Report (Solicitor General Canada, Ministry Secretariat) ; no. 1992-17
Aboriginal Policing Series
Inventory of Aboriginal Policing Programs in Canada ; part VI
E-Books
Author/Creator
Julie Jarvis
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Focus on Youth

Alternate Title
User Report (Solicitor General Canada, Ministry Secretariat) ; no. 1992-16
Aboriginal Policing Series
Inventory of Aboriginal Policing Programs in Canada ; part V
E-Books
Author/Creator
Julie Jarvis
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Police-Community Communication and Liaison

Alternate Title
User Report (Solicitor General Canada, Ministry Secretariat) ; no. 1992-15
Aboriginal Policing Series
Inventory of Aboriginal Policing Programs in Canada ; part IV
E-Books
Author/Creator
Julie Jarvis
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Increasing Access to Policing Services

Alternate Title
User Report (Solicitor General Canada, Ministry Secretariat) ; no. 1992-14
Aboriginal Policing Series
Inventory of Aboriginal Policing Programs in Canada ; part III
E-Books
Author/Creator
Julie Jarvis
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Aboriginal Cultural Awareness

Alternate Title
User Report (Solicitor General Canada, Ministry Secretariat) ; no. 1992-12
Aboriginal Policing Series
Inventory of Aboriginal Policing Programs in Canada ; part II
E-Books
Author/Creator
Julie Jarvis
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Developing Crime Prevention Activities in Native Communities: A Manual

Alternate Title
User Report (Programs Branch, Ministry of the Solicitor General) ; 1987-10
Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
G. S. Clarke and Associates
Description

Provides guidance on creating an administrative structure, identifying problems and needs, designing activities and organizing personnel, and setting up and sustaining programs.

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Policing in Relation to the Blood Tribe: Report of Public Inquiry: Commissioner's Report: Findings and Recommendations

Alternate Title
Policing in Relation to the Blood Tribe: Report of Public Inquiry: Commissioner's Report, vol. 2
Policing in Relation to the Blood Tribe: Report of Public Inquiry: Commissioner's Report, vol. 1
Policing in Relation to the Blood Tribe: Report of Public Inquiry: Commissioner's Report: Executive Summary
E-Books
Author/Creator
C. H. Rolf
Description
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