Manitoba Lieutenant Governor

Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba

The Honourable Anita R. Neville, P.C., O.M.

Reconciliation Through Education

In partnership with…

National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation - University of Manitoba | Centre national pour la vérité et la réconciliation - Université du manitoba

Lt.-Gov. Anita R. Neville is pleased to announce a new initiative, in partnership with the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation (NCTR), to provide Manitobans the opportunity to learn about the truth of our history from First Nations, Métis and Inuit knowledge keepers. Presenters will share experience and insight on how all we can all play a role in the ongoing work of truth, reconciliation and healing to build a more respectful and just society for all.

Topics and Registration Dates

Those wishing to attend MUST register in advance with the Office of the Lieutenant Governor by calling 204-945-2753. Seating is limited. Guests may reserve a maximum of two seats per registration. There is no cost to attend. Please see the registration dates below.

March 21, 2024

The History of the Residential School System

Speaker: Kaila Johnston, Director of Education, Outreach, and Public Programming, NCTR
Registration opens March 7, 2024 @ 10am

April 17, 2024

Unconscious Bias and Debunking Stereotypes

Speaker: Dr. Cary Miller, Professor of Indigenous Studies, University of Manitoba
Registration opens April 3, 2024 @ 10am

May 16, 2024

Legal Fall-out of the Residential School System: the TRC and the NCTR

Speaker: Kaila Johnston, Director of Education, Outreach, and Public Programming
Registration opens May 2, 2024 @ 10am

June 20, 2024

Intergenerational Impacts and Ongoing Societal Discrimination

Speaker: Kathy Pompana, Resolution Health Support Worker, Anish Corporation
Registration opens June 6, 2024 @ 10am