Updates (Page 2)

As part of the ongoing, bi-monthly workshop series “Methods and Mediums” the Centre for Human Rights Research will be hosting “Spreading the Word”: Statements, Interviews and Oral Histories on Monday, January 17th from 12-130pm. Kayla Johnston (National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation) Misha Falk (Transgender Oral History Project) Shayna Plaut, PhD (Global Reporting Centre/Centre for HumanRead More →

The CHRR’s 2020-2021 annual report is now available. This year’s report highlights the Centre’s activities taken in the midst of the COVID 19 pandemic. The activities have taken on an unprecedented online presence including, but not limited to SSHRC funded projects such as: At the Forks and Missing the Bus,Read More →

Resources for non-Indigenous Canadians on residential schools and colonialism in Canada Canadians, now more than ever, must act with intention to acknowledge the harmful legacies of the Residential School System and its ongoing impact on Indigenous peoples and communities. Many non-Indigenous Canadians may feel lost on where to start thisRead More →

Join us on August 12, 2021 for “Doing the Work: A virtual Q & A on what settlers need to know about the residential school system in Canada” Canadians, now more than ever, must act with intention to acknowledge the harmful legacies of the Residential School System and its ongoingRead More →

Dr. Fabiana Li is an Associate Professor in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Manitoba. Dr. Li’s research focuses on the intersections between food, culture, environment, and social justice. Dr. Li was a CHRR Small Grant recipient for her timely project that explored the right to food inRead More →