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Government of Canada invests close to $101M in Indigenous health research across the country

From: Canadian Institutes of Health Research July 16, 2019 – Victoria, BC – Canadian Institutes of Health Research Indigenous Peoples in Canada experience a greater percentage of serious health issues than the rest of the population. That is why Indigenous researchers, Elders, knowledge users and organizations are joining forces to urgently improve the health of […]

by ahnationtalk on July 16, 20197 Views

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Angus Reid: Canadians in Chronic Pain: Cost, access to treatment pose significant barriers for those suffering the most

July 12, 2019 – For many Canadians, the activities and experiences that many of us take for granted are significantly hindered by something unseen by the naked eye: persistent, ongoing pain. A new public opinion survey from the non-profit Angus Reid Institute, in partnership with Pain BC and Mindset Social Innovation Foundation, delves deeply into […]

by ahnationtalk on July 15, 20199 Views

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Secret Documents from Spying Complaint Reveal CSIS Kept Tabs on Community Groups and Protestors, says Human Rights Group

July 8, 2019 Thousands of pages of heavily-redacted documents suggest CSIS gathered information on the peaceful protest activities of Indigenous peoples and environmentalists VANCOUVER — xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skxwú7mesh (Squamish) & səlil̓wətaʔɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) Territories (July 8, 2019) — Today, the Britishz Columbia Civil Liberties Association (BCCLA) published thousands of pages of heavily-redacted documents disclosed by the […]

by ahnationtalk on July 8, 201924 Views

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Government of Canada invests close to $23M in HIV/AIDS research

From: Canadian Institutes of Health Research Investment will support research on prevention, treatment, and developing a cure for HIV June 26, 2019 – Vancouver, BC – Canadian Institutes of Health Research More than 35 years after HIV was first discovered, the virus remains a pressing threat to global health, with an ever-growing number of people […]

by ahnationtalk on June 27, 201939 Views

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UNBC welcomes new Research Chair

June 14, 2019 Prince George, B.C. – The University of Northern British Columbia is celebrating the appointment of a new Canada Research Chair (CRC). Dr. Tristan Pearce has been appointed as an Associate Professor and CRC of Cumulative Impacts of Environmental Change in the Department of Global & International Studies. He begins his position at […]

by ahnationtalk on June 17, 201914 Views

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Government of Canada announces talented and diverse group of new and renewed Canada Research Chairs

From: Canada Research Chairs The 346 Chairs at 52 universities reflect the Canada we see today June 14, 2019, Victoria, B.C. ―Tri-agency Institutional Programs Secretariat Our government recognizes that diversity of backgrounds, experiences and thought breed great science and research. If we want Canada to achieve its greatest potential in research, we need the diversity […]

by ahnationtalk on June 14, 201920 Views

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Student research celebrated at 2019 Undergraduate Research Excellence awards – UFV

May 26, 2019 Student research was celebrated at the 2019 Undergraduate Research Excellence awards on May 23. UFV President Joanne MacLean spoke at the awards about the transformative effect of student research experiences. “Research changes you. It requires self-discipline to plan a project, collect and analyze the data, and write a report. It teaches you […]

by ahnationtalk on May 27, 201956 Views

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Decades of Indigenous collaboration lead to Governor General Innovation Award

SFU professor Marianne Ignace and her husband, Chief Ronald Ignace, have worked with B.C.’s Indigenous communities for decades and today, their work is being recognized with a Governor General’s Award for Innovation. The Ignaces are being lauded for developing a collaborative approach to research involving Indigenous people and communities, one that “deeply respects and furthers […]

by ahnationtalk on May 13, 201996 Views

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TRU researcher joins Canadian Mountain Network – Castanet.net

May 8, 2019 Dr. Courtney Mason has spent 15 years researching the histories of Canada’s national parks and the impacts that management strategies have on local Indigenous communities. While studying the impacts on the Indigenous communities who were displaced in the formation of parks, the Canada Research Chair in Rural Livelihoods and Sustainable Communities, also […]

by ahnationtalk on May 8, 201929 Views

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UBC: Researchers team up to protect BC’s forested watersheds

B.C.’s forests and watersheds have taken a beating over the past few years. Wildfires, floods, landslides, and pests such as the Mountain Pine Beetle have all had significant environmental and socio-economic impacts on communities across the province. A new initiative from the Interior University Research Coalition (IURC)—the Disaster Prevention, Response, Recovery and Resilience (Disaster PR3) […]

by ahnationtalk on May 7, 201936 Views

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