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USask awarded $4.9 million for Indigenous health research, HIV and cancer

SASKATOON – Five University of Saskatchewan (USask) research teams have been awarded a total of $4.85 million by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)—the main funding body for university health research in Canada—for cutting-edge health research on cancer, HIV and Indigenous health. Feb 15, 2019 The grants include $2.26 million for research into re-awakening […]

by pmnationtalk on February 19, 2019102 Views

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$1.85M in federal grants awarded for USask social science and humanities research

Jan 30, 2019 SASKATOON – The University of Saskatchewan (USask) has been awarded a total of $1.85 million for 10 wide-ranging faculty research projects and 30 graduate student scholarships and fellowships from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) in a Canada-wide competition. Several USask faculty projects announced today by Canada’s Science […]

by ahnationtalk on January 30, 201998 Views

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USask-led Global Water Futures launches six projects co-led with Indigenous partners

SASKATOON – In a unique approach to improving water security through western science and Indigenous knowledge, the University of Saskatchewan (USask)-led Global Water Futures (GWF)—the world’s largest university-led freshwater research program—has launched six new co-led projects across Canada to address urgent and growing water quality issues for Indigenous communities. Jan 21, 2019 “We are seeing […]

by pmnationtalk on January 22, 2019100 Views

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6 new projects to address urgent water quality issues for Indigenous communities – Globalnews.ca

University researchers will work with Indigenous partners to co-develop solutions for urgent and growing water quality issues. Six new three-year research projects across Canada — a $1.63-million investment — were launched by Global Water Futures (GWF), a University of Saskatchewan-led research program. The projects aim to research and aid in water governance, food security, water security, climate change as well as human […]

by pmnationtalk on January 22, 201971 Views

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Federal government unveils $292000 for Sask. Indigenous research projects – StarPhoenix

Science Minister Kirsty Duncan called the money, which is intended to further Indigenous research projects, “transformational.” Canada’s science minister acknowledged Indigenous rights protests across the country last week while announcing millions of dollars in “transformational” funding for individuals and organizations conducting Indigenous research. Speaking with reporters at Wanuskewin Heritage Park, Kirsty Duncan said the $5.6-million […]

by ahnationtalk on January 15, 2019107 Views

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Government of Canada supports Indigenous research capacity and reconciliation

116 new grants will help identify new ways of doing research with Indigenous communities January 14, 2019—Saskatoon, Saskatchewan—Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council The Government of Canada is committed to renewing our relationship with Indigenous peoples—one based on the recognition of rights, respect, collaboration and partnership. When we recognize Indigenous rights and traditional knowledge, we are […]

by pmnationtalk on January 14, 2019103 Views

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Hidden from history: Indigenous women’s activism in Saskatchewan – The Conversation CA

Although Indigenous activism in Canada has a long history, the origin stories of official and formalized organizations are hidden from common view because of gaps in history books and media accounts. The early formations of Indigenous women’s organizing in Saskatchewan is an example of these resilient stories hidden from history. Indigenous women who remained on […]

by ahnationtalk on January 14, 201990 Views

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Media Advisory – Government of Canada to announce new grants to support Indigenous research capacity and advance reconciliation

SASKATOON, Jan. 10, 2019 – The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport, will announce the recipients of a special call for Connection Grants supporting Indigenous research that is interdisciplinary, transformative, and contributes to reconciliation. The new Connection Grants will help build Indigenous research capacity and knowledge sharing. The Minister will be joined by […]

by ahnationtalk on January 10, 2019159 Views

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New USask research chair probes heart and stroke prevention among Indigenous women

SASKATOON – University of Saskatchewan (USask) researcher Dr. Heather Foulds (PhD) has been named Indigenous Early Career Women’s Heart and Brain Chair, awarded with $730,000 over five years to study the role of social and cultural factors in heart disease and stroke. Nov 22, 2018 The Canadian Institutes for Health Research (CIHR), USask, and the […]

by ahnationtalk on November 23, 2018127 Views

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The University of Regina welcomes two new Canada Research Chairs – URegina

November 20, 2018 Research focused on truth and reconciliation education and women’s mental health has received a boost thanks to more than $1 million in recent federal funding to the University of Regina through the Canada Research Chairs Program. The research of Dr. Michelle Coupal, whose Canada Research Chair (CRC) is in Truth and Reconciliation […]

by ahnationtalk on November 20, 201892 Views

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