As Noumea, New Caledonia gets ready to host the 2014 International Federation of Sport Climbing World Youth Championships from 19-24 September, I wonder if or to what extent Kanak history and contemporary issues will come to the fore. Continue reading
Join Nobuhiro Kishigami and Mark Watson for the March 14 presentation “Tokyo & Montreal: The Urban Lives of the Japanese Ainu and Canadian Inuit” at McGill University.
The Centre for International Governance Innovation’s supported program on East Asia – Arctic Relations: Boundary, Security, and International Politics (project leaders: Ken Coates and Kimie Hara) hosted two workshops earlier this year in March. The workshops reports are available on line on the Centre for International Governance website.
This years’ conference will be held in conjunction with the Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival from October 31 to November 2. Special guests include Dave MacLeod. Continue reading
Will Gadd reflects on the need to honestly reflect on the risks we take in mountain sports.
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Sport Climbing has been shortlisted for the 2020 Olympic Games. For more info take a look at this article.
The fourth annual Banff Coaching Conference will take place October 5-10, 2011 at The Banff Centre! Click here to download a PDF detailing the sessions available this year and associated fees. For more information contact Chris Neve at firstname.lastname@example.org or 403.762.7545.
Check out Kamuy Mintara’s web page on the Documentary Film “Tokyo Ainu”
This paper takes a look at the first challenge that the Indian Act had to face regarding membership issues about women at the Supreme Court of Canada in 1973. It includes a brief analysis of the major Indian concerns accompanying this case. Continue reading