On October 4th 2018 the Haida Gwaii Teachers Association hosted the All-Candidates forum at Gidgalang Kuuyas Naay for municipal and trustee elections for the Queen Charlotte and Sandspit area. The school board trustee forum, followed by the mayoral and municipal council candidates forums were broadcast by Haida Gwaii Radio.
How is Trust Created in Government-to-Government Relationships?
UBC Faculty of Forestry PhD candidate and former HGHES instructor Ngaio Hotte interviewed more than thirty people who have been involved in government-to-government relationships focused on the lands and waters of Haida Gwaii to hear what they thought were the most important things needed to build trust.
Learn about the key takeaways from her interviews with representatives from the Council of the Haida Nation and the federal and provincial governments about efforts to build trust when working together through the Haida Gwaii Management Council, Solutions Table, Archipelago Management Board and Marine Planning Partnership.
This tripleheader takes a look at the work of the Haida Gwaii Higher Education Society, with discussion including the upcoming May-June summer courses, Learning Skills workshops, and the pilot Reconciliation Studies semester that was held in Masset in fall 2017.
Rayne returns to Talk of the Town for the final time to give us some closing remarks on the Haida Gwaii Women’s Dialogue Sessions. Debra Gardiner joins for the second half to talk about the Daajingiids Housing Forum.
Language lessons from HlG̱aagilda X̱aayda Kil Ḵ’aalang (SHIP X̱aayda Kil Glossary), recorded by Elders of Skidegate and the Skidegate Haida Immersion Program (SHIP) and hosted for HGRS by SGan Kwah Agang (James Dean McGuire).
This week, “How to Pronounce Skidegate Haida Language: Alphabet”
Glossaries are available for purchase from the Skidegate Haida Immersion Program and at Gina DaahlG̱ahl Naay (Haida Gwaii Museum’s Trading House).
Haawa to the Elders of SHIP for their tireless dedication to sustaining and reviving X̱aayda Kil.
And haawa to Niis Wes (Ernie Wilson), Nang King.aay ‘uwans (James Young), and GwaaG̱anad (Diane Brown) for the wonderful words.
Rayne returns to the show for a 3rd time, this time talking about the Haida and Heiltsuk Womens’ Dialogue Session happening on February 27th and 28th. For more information listen below, or check out the Facebook event.
Pete is joined by guests Chris Williams and Marcus Alexander, both involved in the play “Size Doesn’t Matter”, which debuted at Valentinos Cabaret. In the second half of the show, Marcus sticks around to talk about life as the cartoonist at the Haida Gwaii Observer.
This episode deals with some mature themes. Listener discretion is advised.