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Coming Together, Learning Together workshop

Author: UNB Communications

Posted on Oct 18, 2019

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The faculty of forestry and environmental management on the Fredericton campus is hosting Coming Together, Learning Together, a workshop focused on sharing Indigenous knowledge, practices and ways of knowing. Sessions will take place throughout the day on Thursday and Friday, Oct. 24 and 25.

The two-day workshop is presented by ForEM’s Truth and Reconciliation Working and with the help of Indigenous elders, professionals, knowledge keepers and practitioners from the east coast of Turtle Island. We will be discussing topics such as Etuaptmumk, Indigenous/Aboriginal Forestry in Canada, Treaties & Duty to Consult, Indigenous wildlife management and the importance of language.

Clifford Paul, UINR’s Moose Management Coordinator, will give a keynote address on Thursday, Oct. 24 at 6:30 p.m. in MacLaggan Hall,  53. The topic is Mi’kmaq Moose Management on Unama’ki (Cape Breton) Using Etuaptmumk/Two Eyed Seeing

All are invited to attend these sessions. For a schedule of events, visit: https://www.unb.ca/fredericton/forestry/current-students/coming-together.html

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