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Government of Canada invests $1.2 million to help better understand Canada’s coastal marine ecosystems through science

From: Fisheries and Oceans Canada July 7, 2020 Ottawa, Ontario – Canada’s marine ecosystems are vital to the livelihoods, well‑being and culture of countless Indigenous and coastal communities. Scientific research and data is critical to conserving and protecting these ecosystems. The Government of Canada is proud to work together with non-government organizations and communities to […]

by ahnationtalk on July 7, 20204 Views

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SSHRC invests in researchers studying issues related to individuals and society

SSHRC has awarded $91 million in funding to more than 1,253 researchers from 60 different Canadian institutions, following the 2019-20 Insight Grants competition. The projects undertaken by the funded researchers will address topics such as: social media and mental well-being; how climate risks affect banks’ financial losses, liquidity and decisions related to loans; and transitional housing and permanent […]

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Canada Research Continuity Emergency Fund

On this page Overview Eligibility Program description Application instructions Review process Regulations, requirements and other information Questions The program will be delivered in three funding stages. The application instructions for Stage 2 and 3 are still in development. Check this page for the finalized program description and instructions before submitting applications to these stages. Overview The […]

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Studies show no consistent evidence body cameras reduce police violence – CTV News

July 2, 2020 A Calgary police officer loudly tells an Indigenous man to put his hands on the roof of his car and, within seconds, the situation escalates to yelling. Body-worn camera video from the officer’s chest then shows the man’s head pushed into his vehicle. Herbert Daniels, 67, made a freedom of information request […]

by ahnationtalk on July 2, 20207 Views

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Government of Canada and provincial partners invest more than $109M in COVID-19 research

From: Canadian Institutes of Health Research June 25, 2020 – Ottawa, Ontario – Canadian Institutes of Health Research To continue its efforts to address the health challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic in Canada and around the globe, the Government of Canada, through the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, along with provincial partners, launched a second […]

by ahnationtalk on June 25, 20209 Views

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New report outlines structural barriers and opportunities for Indigenous Peoples

TORONTO, June 25, 2020 – A new report  – Mapping the Landscape: Indigenous Skills Training and Jobs in Canada  – from the Canadian Council of Aboriginal Business (CCAB) and the Diversity Institute reveals gaps in employment for Indigenous peoples. Gaps that are being amplified by COVID 19. Indigenous youth are the fastest growing segment of […]

by ahnationtalk on June 25, 20206 Views

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Nipissing researchers receive over $755,000 in federal funding

North Bay, ON – Three researchers from Nipissing University have secured over $755,000 in federal research funding from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) and Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC). The grants support research in the areas of psychology, anthropology, and physical and health education. Dr. Justin Carré, Associate Professor, Psychology and Assistant Dean, Graduate Studies and Research, has been awarded an NSERC Discovery Grant valued at $275,000 over […]

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Tri-agency research investments awarded to latest cohort of talented scholarship and fellowship recipients

Canada’s three federal research granting agencies, the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) are pleased to announce funding of $190 million has been awarded to the latest cohort of tri-agency scholarship and fellowship recipients. This significant investment will […]

by ahnationtalk on June 19, 20208 Views

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FNIGC: Introducing A First Nations Data Governance Strategy

June 18, 2020 On behalf of its Board of Directors and network of Regional Partners, the First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) presents Canada’s first national strategy to further our vision that every First Nation will achieve data sovereignty in alignment with its distinct world view. Available now on FNIGC.ca, A First Nations Data Governance […]

by ahnationtalk on June 18, 20208 Views

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Media Advisory: Carleton’s Geomatics and Cartographic Research Centre to Launch Residential Schools Land Memory Atlas

Carleton University’s Geomatics and Cartographic Research Centre, working with its partners, will launch the Residential Schools Land Memory Atlas (RSLMA) on June 21, 2020 National Indigenous Peoples Day. The RSLMA identifies residential schools from across the country and contributes to the knowledge relating to these schools, their sites and the perspectives of survivors. Its images and maps […]

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