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Recent Projects

New Indigenous Atlas ‘really powerful’

New Indigenous Atlas ‘really powerful’

Canadian Geographic has published the Indigenous Peoples Atlas of Canada, a four-volume set dedicated to First Nations, Métis and Inuit cultures.  It is a beautiful example of co-creation, in this new era of Truth and Reconciliation. The Atlas, which took two years to...

September 2018 Update

September 2018 Update

If you follow Sakatay Global on social media, you may have noticed Shannon has been spending lots of time on the East coast. Shannon has taken on some work with Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Regional Chief for Nova Scotia/Newfound Morley Googoo as Senior Projects...

Spring 2018 Projects

Spring 2018 Projects

Pathways to Education Canada We had another cohort of Pathways to Education staff complete the facilitated version of the Indigenous Circle Approach to Cultural Confidence™ course in June. We learn so much from each session we run and this session was no different. It...

First ever Global Conference on Indigenizing Entrepreneurship

First ever Global Conference on Indigenizing Entrepreneurship

From June 3rd to 5th the Global Conference on Indigenizing Entrepreneurship, “Brought experts from across Canada and around the world together to share best practices, compelling stories and crucial insights on how Indigenous values, histories and ways of knowing can...

Island Lake Walkers complete #StopMeth walk

Island Lake Walkers complete #StopMeth walk

On March 28th, Maureen Wood from St. Theresa Point First Nation began walking to raise awareness of the devastating impacts of methamphetamine in the Island Lake First Nations. The communities of roughly 14,000 people, including Wagasamack, St. Theresa Point, Red...

News

“Poetry is my ceremony.”

“Poetry is my ceremony.”

On Monday October 15th, Shannon attended a spoken word event hosted by Halifax Public Libraries. It was a wonderful evening with Cree poet Rosanna Deerchild and local Indigenous poets Deidre Lee, Rebecca Thomas, and Arielle Twist. Over the course of the evening, the...

Government of Ontario cancels summer TRC writing sessions

Government of Ontario cancels summer TRC writing sessions

Sakatay Global is disheartened to hear of the decision by the Ontario government to cancel summer curriculum-writing sessions focused on Indigenous histories and cultures. Last month, two week-long Truth and Reconciliation Commission writing sessions were cancelled...

Marvel Comic’s new Inuk teen superhero fights for Nunavut

Marvel Comic’s new Inuk teen superhero fights for Nunavut

Marvel Comic has a new superhero adorned with traditional Inuit tattoos and hailing from Pangnirtung, Nunavut. Amka Aliyak, also known as Snowguard, is part of the Marvel series Champions that features teenage superheroes. Writer Jim Zub thought it would be “Great to...