The UWaterloo 16 Days planning committee
acknowledge that we are on the traditional territory
of the Attawandaron (Neutral), Anishinaabeg, and
Haudenosaunee peoples. The University of
Waterloo is situated on the Haldimand Tract,
the land promised to the Six Nations that includes
ten kilometers on each side of the Grand River.
December 6th is the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women in Canada. This year will mark the 29th anniversary of the tragic events that took place in 1989 at l'École Polytechnique de Montréal.
Supporting families to move through birth in an informed, empowered way is a first step in preventing experiences of trauma.
The Red Scarf Campaign is an awareness-raising and stigma-busting initiative in support of people living with HIV in Waterloo Region which lies on unceded territory of the Neutral, Anishnawbe and Haudenosaunee peoples of the Haldimand Tract.