Stories – History

Stories in this category focus on recognizing past events of Indigenous people and understanding how they relate to contemporary experiences. Looking at past experiences can provide insight into how to move forward and these programs aim to strengthen a sense of belonging and self-identity and raise awareness of, and an appreciation for relationships with land, including traditional knowledge, medicines, survival and Indigenous ways of life. These stories focus on experiential learning, arts-based programming, and policy and show the vital importance of knowing where you are from in order to know where you are going.