Daajing giids All Candidates Forum

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.

Listen to the recording below:

HGHES Speaker Series 2018: Ngaio Hotte

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.

X̱aayda Kil Glossary Read Along! Alphabet Lesson

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.