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Moose Hide Campaign Day

Today’s the Day! WVC stands with the Moose Hide Campaign to end violence towards women and children. The Moose Hide Campaign acknowledges that violence in any form is unacceptable, no matter the gender. It highlights the significant number of women affected by violence and emphasizes the crucial role of men and boys in tackling this […]

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Red Dress Day 2024

Today, we observe the National Day of Awareness for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG). On this solemn day, we come together to honour and remember our stolen mothers, sisters, and cousins. It is a distressing reality that Indigenous women and girls in Canada are five times more likely to be victims of […]

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World Water Day 2024

🌿 🍃🌲🌱🌏🌱🍃🌲🌿    Join us in celebrating World Water Day by recognizing the importance of the Muskeg.   “Muskeg,” originating from the Ininímowin (maskek) and Anishinaabemowin (mashkiig) languages, refers to a northern landscape characterized by a wet environment, abundant vegetation, and peat moss deposits. It encompasses various wetlands in the boreal zone, including bogs, fens, swamps, and mires. […]

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Indigenous Science & Innovation Day

🪶Celebrate Indigenous Science & Innovation Day – March 19 Indigenous peoples in Canada have a rich heritage of innovation and ingenuity, enabling them to thrive in diverse environments for thousands of years. Their knowledge and technologies are deeply intertwined with a profound understanding of the natural world.   Here are some examples of Indigenous Ingenuity […]

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