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CBC News : Jingle dress dancers honour George Floyd at site where he was killed

Indigenous people in Minneapolis supporting Black Lives Matter cite similar struggles Lenard Monkman · CBC News · Posted: Jun 02, 2020 7:23 PM ET  Jingle dress dancers held a ceremony at the intersection of 38th Street and Chicago Avenue in Minneapolis on Monday,  … Continue reading

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35 books to read for National Indigenous History Month

CBC Books · Posted: Jun 01, 2020 11:00 AM ET June is National Indigenous History Month. Celebrate by reading one of these books by First Nations, Métis and Inuit authors. This Place: 150 Years Retold This Place is an anthology of … Continue reading

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CBC News : Indigenous Innovation Initiative will award up to $250K to projects for gender equality

Request for proposals open for ‘groundbreaking’ projects Avery Zingel · CBC News · Posted: May 13, 2020 5:00 AM CT  The newly launched Indigenous Innovation Initiative is seeking project proposals that advance gender equality in Indigenous communities, and can award … Continue reading

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CBC News : Self-isolating? NFB is streaming free titles including an Indigenous cinema library

There are over 4,000 titles available to stream for free including an online Indigenous collection Rhiannon Johnson · CBC News · Posted: Mar 21, 2020 6:00 AM ET | Last Updated: March 21   People are self-isolating across the country … Continue reading

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Reclaiming My Language: A Course for Silent Speakers – Call for Applications

We are excited to announce that we are accepting applications from First Nations and community organizations to deliver Reclaiming My Language: A Course for Silent Speakers. FPCC provides communities with assistance and course materials in addition to funding of up … Continue reading

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Indigenous Music Initiative – Online applications now open!

We are pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for select programs within the Indigenous Music Initiative (IMI) with a new deadline of April 15, 2020. The IMI program increases opportunities for Indigenous music industry professionals to participate … Continue reading

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New! Indigenous Arts Scholarship – Call for Application Submissions

First Peoples’ Cultural Council and the BC Arts Council realize the importance of supporting Indigenous arts education and are proud to announce the NEW! Indigenous Arts Scholarship. This new program supports the development of First Nations, Métis and/or Inuit artists … Continue reading

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