5th Annual Honouring our Languages Conference
Our Languages Our Way: Revitalizing Culture, Language and Traditions
Let’s celebrate the International Year of Indigenous Languages together!
The 5th annual Honouring our Languages Conference is calling for presenters from various language groups (Cree, Ojibwe, Ojibwe-Cree, Dene, Dakota, Michif and Inuktitut) to share their knowledge, experiences, successes, insights and ideas.
The conference subject matters could include, but is not limited, to:
1. How to improve/update/expand on existing language resources and programming;
2. Essential components of Indigenous education
3. Identifying and resolving existing barriers to Indigenous language instruction
We are seeking individuals, families, educators/teachers and advocates to share perspectives, best practices and methodologies at our conference. If you know of anyone else whom you think has the experience, energy, and knowledge, please share this call for presentations with them. Each presenter will receive free entry to the conference in exchange for their presentation.
To be considered as a presenter, your presentation:
The 2019 Honouring our Languages committee will review each proposal after the submission deadline of September 20, 2019. Only those who have been selected to present, will be contacted by the HOL committee by September 30th, 2019. Please send submissions to:
Indigenous Languages of Manitoba Inc.
119 Sutherland Ave.
Winnipeg, MB R2W 3C9
Fax: (204) 989-6396
Thank you for your interest!