Articles &
Resources

The Rights of Indigenous Peoples

UN Declaration of Rights of Indigenous Peoples

LANGUAGE AND CULTURE

Intangible Cultural Heritage

CCUNESCO and First Peoples’ Cultural Council Policy Paper – Indigenous Living Heritage in Canada (April, 2020)

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Heritage Stewardship

CCUNESCO Policy Paper – Creating a New Reality: Repatriation, Reconciliation and Moving Forward (April, 2020)

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Indigenous Languages Act (2019)

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RESIDENTIAL SCHOOLS

‘There was a heaviness’: Alberta anthropologists locate unmarked graves of residential schoolchildren

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Thousands of Canada’s indigenous children died in church-run boarding schools. Where are they buried?

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Thousands of Indigenous children died in Canadian residential schools. Now we know some of their names

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EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS

Indigenous Studies from University of Alberta (Free Online Courses)

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Indigenous Cultural Competency Training at the Native Canadian Centre of Toronto

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MILITARY CONTRIBUTIONS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES

Canadian Veteran Stories – Indigenous Peoples

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Stories of Honour – Samuel Glode

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The Great Sam: Mi’kmaq war hero’s legacy lives on

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Stories of Honor: Pelletier went above and beyond with First Special Service Force in World War II

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Remembering the Military Contributions of Indigenous Peoples 

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Additional Resources

The Sixties Scoop Explained

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The MMIWG Final Report

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Systemic Anti-Indigenous Racism

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Environmental Racism

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Autumn Peltier – The Walter Walker

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Reading List Recommendations

For Children

Books about Indigenous Peoples
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Read, Watch and Learn about Indigenous History and Culture
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The Water Walker
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The Importance of Water: Book reading of Water Walker and closing Water Reflection
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INDIGENOUS ORGANIZATIONS AND RESOURCE CENTRES

2 Spirits Organization

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Aboriginal Legal Services

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Anishinawbe Health of Toronto

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MiziweBiik Employment & Training

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Nishnawbe Homes Inc

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Native Child & Family Services of Toronto

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Native Canadian Centre of Toronto

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Native Women’s Resource Centre of Toronto

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Ontario Federation of Indigenous Friendship Centers

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Ontario Ministry of Indigenous Affairs

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Toronto Aboriginal Support Services Council

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Toronto Council Fire Cultural Centre

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Urban Indigenous Education Centre at the Toronto District School Board

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