Feb.26-27, 2020

REDEVELOP students were honoured to be invited to the Indigenous Participation in Major Projects Conference, hosted by the Indian Resource Council. The conference was be attended by leaders in industry, government and Indigenous communities, along with Alberta Premiere Jason Kenney and former BC Premiere Christy Clark. Sessions included: (1) How Major Projects Impact Indigenous People, (2) Roles of Government, Industry and Indigenous People, (3) Governance, Financial Models and Elements of Success, (4) Training and and Capacity Challenges, (5) United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP),  (6) Business Opportunities & Preparedness, (7) FN Major Projects Coalition, and (8) Education & Training.