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Banff Centre | Truth and Reconciliation Through Right Relations | Leadership Intensive

Oct 06, 2019
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Oct 10, 2019
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Overview
In response to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action, Indigenous Leadership at Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity is committed to better understanding the truth of Canada’s shared history with Indigenous peoples. This includes creating a dialogue between Canadians, and inviting each of us to enter into a respectful relationship with one another as we work toward shared purposes.

The Truth and Reconciliation through Right Relations program will develop a deeper understanding of our shared history, the meaning of reconciliation, and the role Canadians play in improving our relationship by:
– Raising awareness of Canada’s shared history with Indigenous peoples
– Engaging in meaningful discussion about reconciliation
– Inspiring us to take individual responsibility through learning existing reconciliation wise practices
– Inviting participants to take action to achieve reconciliation in their own lives, communities, and organizations

What does the program offer?
This intensive experiential program involves learning through ceremonies, lectures, outdoor walks, creative arts practice, application of theory, individual reflection, and group activity.

The Truth and Reconciliation through Right Relations program will equip participants with new knowledge to:
– Understand the United Nations Declaration of Indigenous Peoples and the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s process and Calls to Action
– Build relationships with Indigenous communities
– Advance right relations
– Communicate through deep listening
– Create partnership opportunities
– Share Indigenous ways of knowing
– Empower individuals to take action on reconciliation in their own lives
– Increase greater respect, understanding, and meaningful connections between citizen

Who should register?
This program is an ideal fit for those who work with and are interested in improving and creating new relationships with Indigenous people, businesses, communities and organizations. This includes municipal, territorial, provincial, and federal government employees, not-for-profit executives and board members, corporate executives, post-secondary educators, and teachers.

Registration Deadline: September 24, 2019
Program Dates: October 06 – October 10, 2019
Register online: http://bit.ly/2YUTMIr

Details

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October 6
End:
October 10
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Organizer

Cecelia Leddy
Phone:
4037626383
Email:
leadership@banffcentre.ca

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Province
Alberta

Venue

Banff Centre for Arts & Creativity
107 Tunnel Mountain Drive, Box 1020, Vinci Stn 45
Banff, Alberta T1L 1H5 Canada
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Phone:
4037626383
Website:
http://bit.ly/2YUTMIr