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From August 22nd to the 24th, the National Expert Hearings are taking place in Winnipeg, Manitoba. The event focuses on Indigenous Law and Decolonizing Perspectives. There are six experts scheduled to speak during the hearings.

For more information visit: MMIWG National Inquiry


Starting August 22nd, below you can watch the webcast of the National Expert Hearings from the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg, Manitoba – Courtesy the National Inquiry into MMIWG.


Event Schedule

Tuesday, August 22Wednesday, August 23Thursday, August 24

8:30 to 9:30 am – Opening Ceremony

12:00 to 1:00 pm – Expert Panel: Dr. Val Napoleon & Dr. Hadley Friedland

1:00 to 2:00 pm – Break

2:00 to 3:30 pm – Expert Witness: Tuma Young

3:30 to 3:45 pm – Break

3:45 to 4:30 pm – Cross Examination of Tuma Young

9:00 to 10:30 am – Expert Witness: Dawnis Kennedy

10:30 to 10:45am – Break

10:45 to 11:30 am – Cross Examination of Dawnis Kennedy

11:30 am to 1:00 pm – Expert Panel: Sandra Omik & Inuit Elder

1:00 to 2:00 pm – Break

2:00 to 3:30 pm – Cross Examination of Sandra Omik

9:00 am to 12:00 pm – Karen Drake: Workshop and Talking Circle

12:00 to 1:00 pm – Break

1:00 to 3:00 pm – Circle Discussion

3:30 to 4:30 pm – Closing Ceremony