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Vancouver Island Traditional Food Conference

Vancouver Island Traditional Food Conference

“A community is the mental and spiritual condition of knowing that the place is shared, and that the people who share the place define and limit the possibilities of each other’s lives. It is the knowledge that people have of each other, their concern for each other, their trust in each other, the freedom with […]

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Indigenous Models of Development

Indigenous Models of Development

Thanks to the travel grant awarded by MAFRA, I was able to attend and contribute to the Models of Indigenous Development conference that took place in Chiapas, Mexico in 2011. The conference was an amazing opportunity to take a critical look at colonial approaches to indigenous planning and development. We also shared information regarding indigenous […]

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Growing Local, Getting Vocal!

Growing Local, Getting Vocal!

This February 19-20, Food Matters Manitoba will be hosting its annual conference, “Growing Local, Getting Vocal.”  The event, held at the University of Winnipeg, is a great opportunity to meet others interested in food issues and attend informative workshops on a wide variety of topics. This year’s conference will include do-it-yourself workshops on topics such […]

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