Laura Addicott

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Name: Laura Addicott
Date registered: April 5, 2013

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  1. International Day of Indigenous Peoples at the UN. — August 17, 2017
  2. The Government of Canada announces Principles Respecting the Government of Canada’s Relationship with Indigenous Peoples. — July 19, 2017
  3. Fish-WIKS participates in panel on ocean scholarship — May 30, 2017
  4. Fisheries Forum hosted by Fish-WIKS community partner, Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation — April 25, 2017
  5. Fish-WIKS to participate at UN Permanent Forum — April 25, 2017

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International Day of Indigenous Peoples at the UN.

On August 9th, the UN celebrated International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, by calling on Member States to start putting words into action and delivering equality and full rights for all indigenous people. In addition to celebrating the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples at the UN Headquarters in New York, they also …

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The Government of Canada announces Principles Respecting the Government of Canada’s Relationship with Indigenous Peoples.

On July 14 2017, The Government of Canada announced its ten Principles Respecting the Government of Canada’s Relationship with Indigenous Peoples. These ten principles will be used to guide the government in its review of laws, policies and practices. Moving forward, these ten principles will also help in transforming how the federal government supports and …

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Fish-WIKS participates in panel on ocean scholarship

Shelley Denny, Fish-WIKS Steering Committee member and PhD student, along with several Dalhousie scholars took part in a public panel which explored the economic, ecological, social and cultural ties that have shaped Canada’s interactions with the ocean since Confederation in 1867.The panel was part of a larger three-day event called “Canada’s Responsibility to Our Shining …

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Fisheries Forum hosted by Fish-WIKS community partner, Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation

(Article by Saul Milne) Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation (TFN), a Fish-WIKS community partner, hosted a two-day fisheries forum meeting that included Tla-o-qui-aht haw’ił (hereditary leaders), fishermen, T’aaq-wiihak (with authority of the chiefs, negotiation and implementation table for court case) negotiators, Tribal Parks, TFN Seafoods, Uu-a-thluk, and the TFN Fisheries program, as well as the salmon enhancement …

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Fish-WIKS to participate at UN Permanent Forum

Four representatives of the Fish-WIKS research team will travel to New York City to conduct a side event during the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues.  Principal Investigator, Dr. Lucia Fanning, Steering Committee member, Chris Milley, and Terry (Seit-cha) Dorward and Jade Owen, Community Liaison Coordinators from the West Coast and Arctic regions respectively, will …

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