National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation News Archive
May 17, 2018 —
Last year in May, 2017, a unique conference titled "Building Bridges Between Canada's Indigenous and Newcomer Groups" was held at Thunderbird House in Winnipeg. The event resulted from discussions on Canada’s 150th and the conflicting senses of pride, frustration, pain and hope alongside the important work of welcoming and successfully settling newcomers to Canada; as well as the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action that mandated a more inclusive history of Indigenous experiences and the history of residential schools in the newcomer information kit, citizenship test and oath.
May 11, 2018 —
Officials from Mali visit the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation at the U of M
March 26, 2018 —
An op-ed by Kevin Lamoureux, Head of Education at the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation
CBC: ‘Reconciliation is restoration’: Town hall speakers emphasize relationships between, within communities
March 23, 2018 —
Ry Moran speaks
February 28, 2018 —
The inaugural Sport and Reconciliation Gathering at the University of Manitoba wrapped up with a succinct message: sport fosters trust and belonging—but significant action is required for it to start forging a road to Reconciliation
February 21, 2018 —
'What I’m going to talk about is living examples of how sport basically was our outlet. It was our sacred space'
February 14, 2018 —
The inaugural Sport & Reconciliation Gathering runs Feb. 21-23. Day two features Voices of the Community. One of those voices belongs to youth coach and mentor Jayme Menzies
January 31, 2018 —
Phil Fontaine and Kathleen Mahoney's lecture will be rescheduled at later time
January 8, 2018 —
Awards recognize Indigenous and non-Indigenous leaders who work to strengthen Indigenous communities
December 13, 2017 —
"In this project, you can actually see residential schools, you can see where they were, and that helps make it that much more concrete"