Six Nations exchange program exploring culture, feminism and reconciliation – CBC

by ahnationtalk on August 17, 201825 Views

Indigenous and non-Indigenous women come together for week-long program

Aug 17, 2018

A dozen women from across Ontario are in Six Nations this week to talk about how they can forge alliances between Indigenous and non-Indigenous communities.

The week long program, called Kontihnekaha:wi (They Carry the Water), includes both non-Indigenous and Indigenous women.

The program is run by a group called the Canadian Roots Exchange (CRE) and it’s providing a space for the group to learn about traditional Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) culture and the leadership role that women can have in the process of reconciliation.

Read More: http://www.cbc.ca/news/indigenous/six-nations-exchange-program-exploring-culture-feminism-and-reconciliation-1.4787918

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