Strategy 17 – Indigenous Engagement

One-year anniversary of the Indigenous Strategic Plan

One-year anniversary of the Indigenous Strategic Plan

With the launch of the 2020 ISP on September 14, 2020, UBC became the first university in North America to commit to implementing the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP), thus taking a human rights-based approach to its Indigenous strategic framework.  Below are some key accomplishments from the last year.  Stories Since the […]

Patricia Barkaskas Allard School of Law instructor and Academic Director of the Indigenous Community Legal Clinic

Law certificate raises awareness of Indigenous perspectives

An eight-month non-credit certificate course at the Peter A. Allard School of Law aims to draw on cross-cultural learning opportunities and connect participants with the Indigenous community. Now in its second year, the Cultural Competency Certificate was developed by Professor Patricia Barkaskas, an instructor at the Allard School of Law and Academic Director of the […]