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.
Topic: Indigenous Food Security and Sovereignty: Community Projects
Date: Tuesday, February 14, 2017, 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. CDT
Presenter: Tabitha Martens
The loss of food security and sovereignty for some Indigenous communities has contributed to an increase in diseases like Type 2 Diabetes. In reclaiming food sovereignty and security, Indigenous communities can work towards healing and hope. Tabitha Martens is a mixed ancestry Cree researcher who has been studying Indigenous food security and sovereignty. This webinar will share the outcomes of her research project examining 24 Indigenous food sovereignty initiatives across Canada.
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”, see screen shot below.
Questions? Please contact:
1.800.463.1763, Ext. 142791