An online journal showcasing the thoughts, opinions, and work of Indigenous youth across this country […]
An online journal showcasing the thoughts, opinions, and work of Indigenous youth across this country we call Canada.
Read our first Issue below!
Issue 1 – Canadian Federal Election 2021
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Spotted in the Media: Chezney Martin
Chezney Martin (pictured) entered their piece “Paving the Way Forward: Reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples Cannot Take the Backseat” to the National Native Media Awards for 2022 held by the Native American Journalism Association, and won second place for Best Editorial in the professional division 1 category!
Congrats Chezney, we are so proud of you!
You can read their article in Issue 1 of our #LandBackLeaders Journal above
Following up our 2019 National Youth Reconciliation Barometer the Indigenous Youth Reconciliation Barometer 2.0 will be engaging solely with Indigenous youth to better understand how Indigenous youth envision their own empowerment and futures by exploring everything from culture and wellness to solidarity, reconciliation, and meaningful work.
Advocacy Week provides Indigenous youth with opportunities to connect with government leaders and policymakers to share their ideas, visions, and priorities on a range of key issues.
IYR is a registered charity that provides Indigenous youth led leadership, learning and experiences to every youth that participates in our programs. We provide programming, grants, and opportunities that are grounded in Indigenous ways of knowing and being.