Indigenous People and Canadian Law:
Where We Stand Today With Naiomi Metallic
Assistant Professor, Chancellor’s Chair in Aboriginal Law and Policy
Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University and Lawyer at Burchells
Time: 7 – 9:30 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Place: Room 303, third floor, Dalhousie Student Union Building
6136 University Ave., Halifax, NS B3H 4R2
Professor Metallic’s research seeks to harness the law to advance the well being of Indigenous peoples. Her presentation will focus on how change towards improved Nation to Nation relations is possible under the current constitutional framework and with governments taking a more active role in collaboration with Indigenous groups. An open question and discussion period will follow the presentation.
Red Bear Healing Home Society is a non-profit organization providing services for people experiencing poverty in Nova Scotia, public education, and building respect for all life.
Funding for this event generously provided by Dalhousie’s Nova Scotia Public Interest Research Group.
Seating is limited. Proof of vaccination required at the door. Register to attend