CREATING SPACE FOR BELONGING AND INCLUSION FOR PEOPLE LIVING WITH DISABILITY
by Roxanne Ulanicki
Righting Relations member Roxanne Ulanicki gives a speech, reflecting on the progress of disability inclusion in Alberta at the recent Justice4Reel Film Festival hosted by the John Humphrey Centre for Peace and Human Rights.
A collaboration between Saddle Lake Cree First Nation and the University of Toronto
The Belly Button Teaching – Traditional Cree protocols for knowledge gathering were followed to produce this digital story. Funded by the Canadian Institutes for Health Research.
Every third Tuesday, the Edmonton Righting Relations Circle will be hosting a dinner and circle digging into issues relevant in our community and finding our collective space for action. Consider joining us!
MAIGAN VAN DER GIESSEN
Maigan van der Giessen grew up on treaty 6 territory and works in the Edmonton/Amiskwaciwaskahikan community as an artist, activist, human rights facilitator and youth mentor. She has a BA from the University of Alberta in Political Science and Middle Eastern and African Studies.