EDI Assessing Bias - Final Report - Jan 2016pdf , 1 MB
First Peoples’ Cultural Council – First Peoples’ Map
HELP encourages all educators, parents, and students to visit the interactive First Peoples’ Map of B.C. to view Indigenous language regions, artists and artworks, place names and community landmarks.
Indigenous Nations and Language List
A list of Indigenous nations and languages that we use at HELP. This is a constantly changing and growing list as we learn more and receive feedback from indigenous nations and communities.pdf , 219 KB
Indigenous Nations and Languages Listpdf , 219 KB
Reclaiming Power and Place: The Final Report of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered indigenous Women, Girls, and 2SLGBTQQIA+
The National Inquiry’s Final Report reveals that persistent and deliberate human and Indigenous rights violations and abuses are the root cause behind Canada’s staggering rates of violence against Indigenous women, girls and 2SLGBTQQIA people. The two-volume report calls for transformative legal and social changes to resolve the crisis that has devastated Indigenous communities across the country.
The Reconciliation Pole, a 55-foot carved 800-year-old red cedar pole, was designed and carved under the direction of Haida Master Carver and Hereditary Chief 7idansuu (Edenshaw).
The First Nations Information Governance Centre - A First Nations Data Governance Strategy
In answering the call for decolonizing data, HELP aims to align with the vision and mission articulated in the First Nations Data Governance Strategy (FNIGC) to “strengthen First Nations institutions and communities to achieve data sovereignty and support the development of information governance and management at the community level through partnership and in alignment with their distinct worldviews.”
The Importance of Recognizing Aboriginal Language and Identity
Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada Reports
In order to redress the legacy of residential schools and advance the process of Canadian reconciliation, HELP continues to seek ways to implement the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s 94 calls to action.
UBC Indigenous Strategic Plan
The Indigenous Strategic Plan (2020) sets out a series of eight goals and 43 actions the university will collectively take in order to advance our vision of becoming a leading university globally in the implementation of Indigenous Peoples’