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This report explores the importance of birthplaces through an ethno-historical mapping project. For this project, four elders shared their stories about birthplaces and childbirth practices, in... Read more

This traditional knowledge study is part of the Tłįchǫ Government’s strategy to gather information about the potential benefits and concerns that might arise from a proposed all-season road from... Read more

It appeared like the land had been destroyed  … The land looks dry and trees look like wood  … I guess the land kind of died (John Quitte 96/08/21)

The overall objective of the... Read more

Cumulative Impacts Study on the Bathurst Caribou

This study is based on the traditional knowledge (TK) of the people in Wekweètì, Northwest Territories. It investigates the connection... Read more

The two week trip took the travelers along the old canoe route from Gameti to Intseeti, and return journey via Isabella Lake and Intoahti (Hardisty Lake) back to Gameti. 29 people participated... Read more

Dedats’eetsaa is a sacred site on the trail to Mesa Lake between Tikwooti ( Brown Water Lake) and Tsı̨k’eèmìtì (Emile River). A giant rock promontory with an open crevasse at the top rises from... Read more

Through September 4-7, the recent graduates from the Tłįchǫ Environmental Monitoring Program, in cooperation with members of the Wek’ èezhı̀i Land and Water Board, Environment and Natural... Read more

The Tłįchǫ Aquatic Environmental Monitoring Program (TAEMP) is a partnership between the Tłįchǫ communities, the Wekʼèezhìi  Renewable Resources Board (WRRB), the Tłįchǫ Government, Wek’èezhìı... Read more

Tłįchǫ representatives Joseph Judas, Archie Wetrade and Petter Jacobsen attended the 8th International Congress of Arctic Social Sciences (ICASS VIII) at the the University of Northern British... Read more

Indigenous scholars have suggested that traditional knowledge unifies theory and practice and that it cannot be separated from a way of being and a way of doing. TK as a way of knowing is a method... Read more