Yellowknife (May 12, 2020) - Hotıì ts'eeda will host an online discussion, featuring NWT Indigenous knowledge holders, about staying healthy while undertaking safety measures in the NWT during the COVID-19 pandemic. The one-hour discussion will be an interactive sharing circle from an Indigenous cultural perspective. Members of the public can submit comments and questions.
- WEDNESDAY, MAY 20, 2020
- 7 pm – 8 pm (MT)
The sharing circle is being moderated by Dëneze Nakehk'o, a journalist, educator and facilitator. Dëneze is a member of the Lı́ı́dlı̨ı̨ Kųę First Nation.
Panel speakers include:
- Respected Tłı̨chǫ Elder Nora Wedzin from Behchokò;
- Lianne Mantla-Look, a Tłı̨chǫ registered nurse and patient engagement specialist. Lianne is originally from Behchokò;
- Dr. Nicole Redvers, doctor of naturopathic medicine and co-founder of the Arctic Indigenous Wellness Foundation. Nicole is originally from the Deninu K’ue First Nation; and,
- Jennie Vandermeer, a mental health and wellness advocate originally from Délįnę.
Please join us!