When February 24, 2021 at 10:00am 2 hrs 30 mins
Where Online Event

Centering Indigenous Leadership and Diverse Perspectives to Advance the Sustainable Development Goals in Nogojiwanong/Peterborough is a free virtual forum designed to share and build on the collective work of over 100 community members on five local priority action areas to reach the 2030 targets:

SDG #1 No Poverty,

SDG #4 Quality Education,

SDG #6 Clean Water and Sanitization,

SDG #13 Climate Action,

and Prioritizing Indigenous Leadership.

We invite you to join us to learn together and deepen our understanding of advancing the SDGs with our community in a way that leaves no one behind and prioritizes Indigenous leadership for success in this work.

Day #1:

Objective: Raise awareness of the 2030 Agenda through the work of the Project Action Teams, and to prioritize Indigenous leadership and leaving no one behind.

Session 1: Wednesday February 24th from 10:00am-12:30pm

Indigenous Leadership Presentation: "Looking to the Past to Move us Forward”

  • Welcome, Land Acknowledgment and Prayer
  • Project Summary Presentation
  • Indigenous Leadership Presentation: "Looking to the past to move us forward" with Elder Phyllis Williams, Anne Taylor and Gary Pritchard
  • Break Out Discussion Rooms
  • Plenary Discussion | Closing Words

Session 2: Wednesday, February 24th from 7:00pm-8:30pm

Why an Intersectional Approach and Indigenous Leadership are Central to Leaving No One Behind

  • Welcome, Land Acknowledgment and Prayer
  • S.S. Ahmad, Green Beacon, Dr. Alan Corbiere and Oshkwazin Indigenous Youth Leadership Program
  • Closing Words

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