Technology


Historic Shanghai brands club together to give their indigenous products a modern twist
South China Morning Post
According to Shao Yuling, the general secretary of the Shanghai Time-Honoured Brand Association, more than 220 local companies which own indigenous brands in business for at least half a century have joined hands to revitalise their traditional ...

[...]
Wed, Jun 28, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Ensuring young people are digitally fluent for our future
Scoop.co.nz (press release)
All young people from years one to 10 will take part in digital technologies learning, and students who choose digital pathways for NCEA will develop the more specialised skills that our industry partners say are in high demand. This will open doors ...

and more [...]
Wed, Jun 28, 2017, Continue reading at the source

OCRegister

OCRegister

San Juan Capistrano's first people were OC's pioneers, as well
OCRegister
San Juan Capistrano's first people were O.C.'s pioneers, as well ... The indigenous people who built San Juan Capistrano's famous Spanish mission came to be known to history as the Juaneño Band of Mission Indians. But the tribe's biggest village at the ...

[...]
Tue, Jun 27, 2017, Continue reading at the source

CBC.ca

CBC.ca

Lakehead University hosts Mexican universities for talks on ...
CBC.ca
Representatives from Canadian and Mexican universities are in Thunder Bay, Ont., this week to discuss issues around, and barriers to, Indigenous higher ...

and more [...]
Tue, Jun 27, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Lecturer, Learning Technologies in Higher Education
The Conversation AU
... and Inclusion Plan. We welcome applications from women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles), Indigenous Australians, people with disability, those who identify as LGBTIQ and applicants from culturally and linguistically diverse ...

and more [...]
Mon, Jun 26, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Kawartha Media Group

Kawartha Media Group

Canada 150 has a very different meaning for Indigenous people
Kawartha Media Group
This was a total assault, he adds, which included removing and restricting Indigenous peoples' land ownership rights and access to technology, banning Indigenous ceremonies, language and more. It was an attack on one's land, spirituality, language, and ...

[...]
Mon, Jun 26, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Financial Post

Financial Post

Beth Wilson named chief executive of Dentons Canada and other legal moves and grooves for June 26
Financial Post
... of indigenous legal traditions and aboriginal rights. His work has shaped the recommendations of both the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada and the Royal Commission on Aboriginal peoples, and his research and writing have been cited by ...

and more [...]
Mon, Jun 26, 2017, Continue reading at the source

PIA-Central Luzon to hold 1st Asean multisectoral forum | SunStar
Sun.Star
The forum seeks to draw about 300 stakeholders composed of government employees, teachers, students, farmers, small and medium entrepreneurs, indigenous peoples, Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program beneficiaries, and the media among others,” PIA ...

[...]
Mon, Jun 26, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Province Harnessing Health Care Technology to Better Serve Northern Communities
Wawa-news.com
... new electronic health records system meets the unique needs of Northerners. Supporting health sciences research in the North is part of our plan to create jobs, grow our economy, and help people in their everyday lives. ... The Health Sciences ...

[...]
Mon, Jun 26, 2017, Continue reading at the source

SmartTrans Holdings Limited(ASX:SMA)Partners with First People Digital to Sell Indigenous Products to China
MENAFN.COM
First People Digital is a digital technology services provider that has been recently established to ensure that Indigenous people, communities and enterprises participate in and benefit from the digital economy. First People Digital is proudly ...

[...]
Mon, Jun 26, 2017, Continue reading at the source

ABN Newswire (press release)

ABN Newswire (press release)

SmartTrans Holdings Limited (ASX:SMA) Partners with First People Digital to Sell Indigenous Products to China
ABN Newswire (press release)
First People Digital is a digital technology services provider that has been recently established to ensure that Indigenous people, communities and enterprises participate in and benefit from the digital economy. First People Digital is proudly ...

and more [...]
Mon, Jun 26, 2017, Continue reading at the source

The Globe and Mail

The Globe and Mail

Indigenous software-testing company offers skills and jobs in New Brunswick
The Globe and Mail
Shawnee Polchis-Lanteigne went from working at a call centre in New Brunswick to a job in information technology. The career transition was made possible through a training program that helps Indigenous people get vital skills as software testers with ...

[...]
Sun, Jun 25, 2017, Continue reading at the source

A Response to “An Apology for White People”
Beliefnet
The title is, “An Apology for White People.” Moon, a white man, writes that “white people ... The indigenous peoples of this place that we call “America” never spoke English before they were forced to do so by their conquerors. Neither did the Africans ...

[...]
Sat, Jun 24, 2017, Continue reading at the source

'Research and science should serve human development'
Business Mirror
When the terrain belongs to indigenous peoples and they are driven from their land, making them stateless and spaceless, making their existence and heritage unhistorical and insignificant, ending in the devastation of the dead and the living, then all ...

[...]
Sat, Jun 24, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Vancouver Sun

Vancouver Sun

Historical Northwest Coast works become more than art at Museum of Anthropology
Vancouver Sun
The $3.5-million gallery is in the museum's former theatre. Although small at 210 square metres, the gallery is dense with film projections and audio recordings so people can see and hear how the historical works in the display are connected to ...

[...]
Sat, Jun 24, 2017, Continue reading at the source