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1st Annual Creative Leaders Aboriginal Economic Prosperity Symposium [Hart Searle, Namir Anani, Patricia Stirbys]

Alternate Title
Annual Creative Leaders Aboriginal Economic Prosperity Symposium ; 1st, 2015
Media » Film and Video
Author/Creator
Hart Searle
Namir Anani
Patricia Stirbys
thorvick's method productions
Description
Representative from Imperial Oil speaks about company's Aboriginal relations guiding principles and guidelines with respect to consultation, workforce and business development and community relations. CEO of Information and Communications Technology Council speaks about digital technology sector's growth potential and need for talent. National Aboriginal services lead for AECOM talks about engagement, and small business and employment opportunities in the mining sector. Followed by question and answer period. Duration: 1:20:06. .
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2020 Indigenous Connectivity Summit: Policy Recommendations

Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Internet Society
Description
Contains specific polices and recommendations within each of six categories: effective and accurate mapping; inclusivity, community consultation and engagement; capacity building; spectrum rights and sovereignty; infrastructure and ownership; and affordability.
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Abenaki Associates and Aboriginal Niche Market Entrepreneurship

Alternate Title
Case Studies in Aboriginal Business
Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Erin Bragg
Case Studies in Aboriginal Business
Description
Brief case study of company located in Maramichi, New Brunswick which provides information and computer software technology to First Nations.
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Aboriginal Youth Experiences with Cyberbullying: A Qualitative Analysis of Aboriginal e-mentoring BC

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Johanna Sam
Katherine Wisener
Nahannee Schuitemaker
Sandra A. Jarvis-Selinger
International Journal of Indigenous Health, vol. 13, no. 1, A Barrier-free Health System for Indigenous Communities, August 27, 2018, pp. 5-19
Description
Reports results of survey of 189 mentees ( aged 11-17) and 199 mentors who had participated in the program. Four themes emerged: perceptions and use of technology; awareness of online safety and netiquette; cyberbullying prevalence; and prevention and coping skills.
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Adapting PC CARES to Continue Suicide Prevention in Rural Alaska During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Narrative Overview of an In-Person Community-Based Suicide Prevention Program Moving Online

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Caroline C. Wells
Lauren White
Tara Schmidt
Suzanne Rataj
Diane McEachern ... [et al.]
American Indian and Alaska Native Mental Health Research, vol. 29, no. 2, Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Research with American Indian and Alaska Native Populations, 2022, pp. [126]-154
Description
Examines the shift from a in-person suicide prevention program, Promoting Community Conversations About Research to End Suicide (PC CARES), to an online format and how this shift allowed the program to be more impactful while still maintaining its core features.
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Annotated Bibliography: Internet Resources for Native American and Canadian Aboriginal Studies

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
David A. Smith
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, vol. 32, no. 1, 2008, pp. 103-134
Description
An annotated bibliography of Native American and Canadian Aboriginal resources on the Internet, with a brief introduction arguing the pros and cons of digitization, reasons for the selection and scope, and how to access the resources on the Internet.
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Another Digital Divide: Cybersecurity in Indigenous Communities

Alternate Title
Sociology Publications (Western University) ; 55
Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Laura Huey
Lorna Ferguson
Description
Systematic review of relevant Canadian literature found that subjects such as human trafficking and cyberbullying were significantly under-researched and research base was very narrow in scope due to lack diversity.
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Arctic Circle

Web Sites » Organizations
Author/Creator
[Norman Chance]
Description
Website links to natural resources, history and culture, social equity, environmental justice and GIS mapping. Includes case studies comparing the environmental, social and cultural impact of natural resource development.
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Art and Identity: Secondary Students Discovering a “Sense of Self” Through Creating Artworks and Webpages

Articles » General
Author/Creator
Jennifer Munday and Jennifer Rowley
ab-Original, vol. 3, no. 1, 2019, pp. 1-23
Description
Article reports on a Koorie art club that eventually evolved into an art class; discusses elements and approaches implemented that allowed the class to become a site of exploration and self-discovery for the youth that participated.
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The Art of Connectivity: Broadband and Nunavut's Cultural Sector

Articles » General
Author/Creator
Erin Yunes
Inuit Art Quarterly, vol. 28, no. 2, Summer, 2015, pp. 36-40
Description
Comments on the need for a strong broadband network enabling artists to connect to the global economy. Entire issue on one pdf. To access article, scroll to page 36.
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Assessing the Evidence on Indigenous Socioeconomic Outcomes: A Focus on the 2002 NATSISS

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Assessing the Evidence on Indigenous Socioeconomic Outcomes: A Focus on the National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Survey
Indigenous Socioeconomic Outcomes: Assessing Recent Evidence
Research Monograph (Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research) ; no. 26
E-Books
Author/Creator
Tim Rowse
Jon Altman
John Taylor
Andrew Webster
Alistair Rogers … [et al.]
Research Monograph (Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research)
Description

Papers from the conference Indigenous Socioeconomic Outcomes: Assessing Recent Evidence.

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Between Two Worlds: Impacts of COVID-19 on the AI/AN Health Research Workforce

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COMMENTARY: Between Two Worlds: Impacts of COVID-19 on the AI/AN Health Research Workforce
Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Amanda M. Hunter
Jennifer Richards
Alisse Ali-Joseph
Carolyn Camplain
American Indian and Alaska Native Mental Health Research, vol. 29, no. 2, Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Research with American Indian and Alaska Native Populations, 2022, pp. [183]-198
Description
Discusses the challenges with conducting research on Indigenous communities due to the COVID pandemic.
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Bridging Health Care Access Gaps in a Remote Indigenous Community

Alternate Title
Teams, Technology, and Two-Eyed Seeing: Bridging Health Care Access Gaps in a Remote Indigenous Community
Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Stacey Lovo Grona
Sarah Oosman
Brenna Bath
Physiotherapy Practice, vol. 8, no. 4, 2018, pp. 17-19
Description
Discusses the limited access to physical therapy for rural communities and suggestions for improvements based around cultural sensitivity.
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A Brief History of Inuktitut Writing Culture

Articles » General
Author/Creator
Ray Taylor
Inuktitut, no. 93, 2003, pp. 68-[?]
Description
Reports on the adaptability of Inuit writing systems in reaction to the emergence of office automation and the Internet.
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Brief on COVID-Response and Recovery Issues for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children and Families in Contact with Child Protection Services

Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Secretariat of National Aboriginal & Islander Child Care Inc. (SNAICC)
Description
Brief discussion of issues as well as recommendations in seven key areas: access to technology; service workforce and funding arrangements; mental health; family violence; prevention and early intervention; support for kinship carers; and family and cultural contact, reunification and permanent care.
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Building Bandwidth: Preparing Indigenous Youth for a Digital Future

Alternate Title
RBC Thought Leadership
Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Royal Bank of Canada
Description
Report developed from consultations with Indigenous youth, leaders, employers and other stakeholders and findings from the RBC Future Launch participant surveys which included 2,000 Indigenous respondents.
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Building Indigenous Future Zones: Four Tribal Broadband Case Studies

Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
H. Trostle
Description
Highlights initiatives undertaken for provision and operation of internet infrastructures which enhance economic development and sovereignty by keeping power and data within the community. Initiatives are: Red Spectrum Communications, Nez Perce Department of Technology Services, Aaniin Fiber Services, and Mohawk Networks.
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Canada's Northern Communication Policies: The Role of Aboriginal Organizations

Alternate Title
Shifting Terrain: Nonprofit Policy Advocacy in Canada
E-Books » Chapters
Author/Creator
Rob McMahon
Heather E. Hudson
Lyle Fabian
Description
Looks at how Indigenous-led initiatives have dealt with the lack of private sector investment in provision of information and communication technologies in the region due to its sparse population and remote locations. Chapter from Shifting Terrain: Nonprofit Policy Advocacy in Canada edited by Nick J. Muléandd Gloria C. DeSantis.
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The Cedar Project - Mobile Phone Use and Acceptability of Mobile Health Among Young Indigenous People Who Have Used Drugs in British Columbia, Canada: Mixed Methods Exploratory Study

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Kate Jongbloed
Margo E Pearce
Vicky Thomas
Richa Sharma1
Sherri Pooyak ... [et al.]
JMIR Serious Games, vol. 8, no. 7, 2020, pp. [1-14]
Description
Examines the use of mobile devices by Indigenous youth as means to obtain health support for HIV contracted due to substance abuse.
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Ceh'e3teekuu!- Listen- This is Arapaho Land

Alternate Title
Ceh'e3teekuu!--Listen-- This is Arapaho Land
Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Phineas Arthur Kelly
American Indian Quarterly, vol. 44, no. 4, Fall, 2020, pp. [415]-433
Description
An examination of the creation of the augmented reality (AR) mobile place-based learning game Vision Quest developed at the University of Wyoming that teaches Arapaho language and culture developed. The author further discusses the adaptability of Indigenous people to combat colonization through the app.
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Co-designing an mHealth Tool in the New Zealand Māori Community with a "Kaupapa Māori" Approach

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Co-designing an mHealth Tool in the New Zealand Maori Community with a "Kaupapa Maori" Approach
Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Lisa Te Morenga
Crystal Pekepo
Callie Corrigan
Leonie Matoe
Rangimarie Mules ... [et al.]
AlterNative, vol. 14, no. 1, March 2018, pp. 90-99
Description
Describes research approach used to design a mobile-phone-delivered healthy lifestyle app which was targeted at Māori communities.
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Tribal Implementation of GIS: A Case Study of Planning Applications With the Colville Confederated Tribes

Alternate Title
Tribal Implementation of GIS: A Case Study of Planning Applications With the Colville Confederated Tribes
Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Michael E. Marchand
Richard Winchell
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, vol. 16, no. 4, 1992, pp. 175-183
Description
Paper presents a case study of critical issues in the use of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) within the tribal government of one of ten demonstration projects selected.
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Community Belonging and Sedentary Behavior Among First Nations Adults in Canada: The Moderating Role of Income

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Scott Anderson
Cheryl L. Currie
Jennifer L. Copeland
Gerlinde A. Metz
American Indian and Alaska Native Mental Health Research, vol. 23, no. 5, 2016, pp. 1-14
Description
Data for study was collected from the 2012 Canadian Community Health Survey (CCHS). Sedimentary activities reported include watching TV or videos, playing video games and using the internet, and reading during leisure time.
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COVID-19 Telehealth for Indian Country: Tribal Response to an Emerging Pandemic

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
David Stephens
Alexander Wu
Eric Vinson
Megan Woodbury
Celeste Davis ... [et al.]
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, vol. 44, no. 3, COVID-19 and Indigenous Peoples: Tools to Promote Equity and Best Practices, 2020, pp. 37-44
Description
Authors describe the Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board's Extensions for Community Healthcare Outcomes (teleECHO) program for virtual health sessions and how it was used during the pandemic.
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Cree Language Resources: An Annotated Bibliography

Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Lawrence Barkwell
Norman Fleury
Description
Material on: culture, history, mythology and language as well as separate sections for scholarly articles and theses.children's books, films, internet resources, music, recordings, curriculum materials, and textbooks.
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A Critical Understanding of Adult Learning, Education and Training Using Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) in Remote First Nations

Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Brian Beaton
Penny Carpenter
Description
Reports results of an online survey conducted with Keewaytinook Okimakanak (KO) First Nations community members in 2014. Respondents were asked questions about how they used technologies, their experiences with them, and their perspectives on ICT in their communities
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Decolonial Interventions in Performance and New Media Art: In Conversation with Cheryl L'Hirondelle and Kent Monkman

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Julie Nagam
Kerry Swanson
Cherl L'Hirondelle
Kent Monkman
Canadian Theatre Review, vol. 159, Summer, 2014, pp. 30-37
Description
Interviews two artists that combine emerging technologies with their art and are also featured in the Kanata Indigenous Performance New and Digital Media Art Project.
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Democratic Ideals Meet Reality: Developing Locally Owned and Managed Broadband Networks and ICT Services in Rural and Remote First Nations in Quebec and Canada

Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Tim Whiteduck
Brian Beaton
Kevin Burton
Susan O'Donnell
Description

Discusses the need for local control, ownership and management of networks; regional networks and their organizational structures and partnerships; online networks for videoconferencing; research projects; and federal government's First Nations SchoolNet program support.

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