Indigenous Food Sovereignty: Connection with land-based language WEBINAR
Indigenous Food Sovereignty: Connection with land-based language
In partnership with the National Aboriginal Diabetes Association (NADA), and the Nanaandawewigamig First Nations Health and Social Secretariat of Manitoba – Partners for Engagement and Knowledge Exchange (PEKE), the Saint Elizabeth First Nations, Inuit and Métis Program is excited to announce the upcoming webinar to meet your learning needs.
This webinar is available at no cost to First Nations, Inuit and Métis communities from across the country.
Date: Wednesday, April 12, 2017, 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. CDT
Presenter: Byron Beardy, Food Security Coordinator for Four Arrows Regional Health Authority
Byron Beardy is from Wasagamack First Nation in the Island Lake region of North Eastern Manitoba. As the Food Security Coordinator for Four Arrows Regional Health Authority Inc., he is actively involved in indigenous food sovereignty and security practices from the local to the national level. Byron also provides Ojibway-Cree translation, narration, transcription services for a variety of agencies throughout Manitoba. In this webinar, Byron will discuss his understandings of the connections of land-based language in the context of food from an Indigenous lens.
To join the webinar, click on the link below and follow the prompts. You will receive a confirmation email once you have successfully registered.
** When you register for this event there will be an option to change to your time zone by clicking on “Change time zone”
Questions? Please contact:
1.800.463.1763, Ext. 142791