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August 9: International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples

August 9 each year is International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, as declared by the United Nations. There are an estimated 370 million Indigenous people in the world, living across 90 countries. While making up less than 5 per cent of the world's population, they account for 15 per cent of the poorest people [...]

2017-08-08T12:52:04+00:00 August 8th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , |Comments Off on August 9: International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples

PCC Confession to Aboriginal Peoples Translated into Seven Languages (Newly Added: Mandarin)

"It is with humility and in great sorrow that we come before God and our Aboriginal brothers and sisters with our confession." The Confession of The Presbyterian Church in Canada is a statement that was adopted by the General Assembly on June 9, 1994. It acknowledges the harm that we have done, addresses our insensitivity to Indigenous [...]

2017-06-23T15:17:12+00:00 February 21st, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , |Comments Off on PCC Confession to Aboriginal Peoples Translated into Seven Languages (Newly Added: Mandarin)