Boozhoo, Taanshi, Hau/Han, Tánsi, Wotziye, Waaciye, and Tungasugit!
Indigenous Languages of Manitoba (ILMB) is proud to present the 7th Annual Honouring Our Languages Conference on October 6 & 7, 2021.
The theme of this year’s conference is Navigating Contemporary Issues to Restore, Support and Strengthen Indigenous Languages. Over the course of two days, participants will collaborate and discuss about language, teaching methodologies, and the important challenges and opportunities that Indigenous people have faced and continue to face within and between nations.
We invite community members, youth, Elders, and all who are committed to Indigenous inclusion, prosperity, and healing to attend and immerse yourself in the language and spirit of the conference, no matter your skill or age!
The following themes will be shared during the conference.
1. Land Based Knowledge
2. Truth & Reconciliation
3. Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women & Girls
4. Climate Change
5. Mental Health Awareness
6. Social Justice & Inclusiveness
We envision many opportunities for sharing and learning from one another at the 2021 conference and hope to have a variety 45-minute- 1 hour workshops.
Must present valid student identification
If you're interested in volunteering for the 2021 Honouring our Languages Conference and future events, start by applying here and attaching your resume.