#9 – A Day of Hope: A Conversation on Reconciliation, hosted by Her Excellency the Right Honourable Michaëlle Jean, Governor General of Canada

On June 11, 2009, the Legacy of Hope Foundation organized a conversation on reconciliation between National Chief Phil Fontaine, Chief Robert Joseph and John Ralston Saul.

Hosted by the Governor General, the Right Honourable Michaëlle Jean, and moderated by Rosemary Thompson, this conversation marked the one year anniversary of the Government of Canada’s [...]

#8 – Youth Perspective on Reconciliation

On Wednesday June 10 2009, the Aboriginal Healing Foundation and the Legacy of Hope Foundation hosted a youth discussion about the legacy of residential schools and reconciliation. During this conversation, a group of 26 Aboriginal students spoke about the definition of reconciliation, ways to achieve reconciliation and its benefits for all Canadians. The first [...]