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In Honour of Indigenous Languages

Research and Development Department of MFNERC has compiled a list of upcoming language and cultural events in honour of International  Year of Indigenous Languages, as declared by the United Nations to help revitalize Indigenous Languages.

R & D will continue to update the events list as other dates become available.

March 28 – 31, 2019

Language Conference Sault Ste Marie, Ontario Anishinaabemowin Teg Inc.

May 16-17, 2019

2019 Giving the Gift of Language Edmonton, Alberta SILC (Strengthening Indigenous Language and Cultures

May 16-17, 2019

Dreaming the Future Indigenous Language Planning Kamloops, B.C. Chief Atahm School Language Conference

June 6-8, 2019

Stabilizing Indigenous Languages Symposium Winnipeg, Manitoba Hosted by the Linguistic and Native Studies U of M

June 24-26, 2019

International Indigenous Language Conference Victoria, British Columbia First Peoples Cultural Foundation

June 26 – 27, 2019

Building Stronger Societies Toronto, Ontario International Association of Language Commissioners

July 8 – 12, 2019

July 2019 TPR-S Institute Kamloops , B.C. Chief Atahm School Language Conference

July 15-19, 2019

Language Program Planning & Assessment Kamloops , B.C. Chief Atahm School Language Conference

July 26 – 28, 2019 2019

Anishinaabe Family Language & Culture Camp 2596 Loon Drive, Manistee, MI The Little River Band of Ottawa Indians

August 19-22, 2019

Indigenous Languages Technology Conference Darwin, Australia PULiiMA

September 9 – 12, 2019

National Gathering of Elders Winnipeg, Manitoba Peguis Host Community

September 11, 2019

9 Month Language of our Ancestors Winnipeg, Manitoba 119 Sutherland – Manitoba Indigenous Cultural Education Centre

October 7 – 8, 2019

First Nation Language Conference Vancouver B.C. First Nations Education Steering Committee

October 8-12, 2019 

50th Annual NIEA Convention & Trade Show Minneapolis, Minnesota NIEA

October 23-25, 2019

Honouring our Languages Winnipeg, Manitoba Indigenous Languages of Manitoba

Oct. 30 – Nov. 2, 2019

Perspectives Conference Fort Wayne, Indiana Purdue University Fort Wayne

November 6-7, 2019

Language Keepers Gathering Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Saskatchewan Indigenous Cultural Centre

November 21-22, 2019

National Gathering for Indigenous Education Toronto, Ontario Indspire

November 28-30, 2019

25th Indigenous Education Conference Vancouver, B.C. First Nations Education Steering Committee

February 20-21, 2020

Manitoba Aboriginal Language Strategy – “Ki kiikidowininaand Maamawi’opiwin: Indigenous Languages Symposium” Winnipeg, Manitoba.

March 18-20, 2020

Think Indigenous International Education Conference