07 juin 2015

First Nations University poised to take on larger role in Canadian society

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "universityaffairs"By Rosanna Tamburri. Mark Dockstator, president of First Nations University of Canada, uses a chart to illustrate how the relationship between First Nations people and Canadian society has evolved over the years. It shows aboriginal people moving from a state he calls “citizens minus” prior to 1970 to being a group that by 2015 had made significant strides in attaining land claims agreements, constitutional rights, self-governance and, most recently, in reasserting Native title over natural resources on traditional lands. More...

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