Bringing Treaties to Life webinar with Toronto Urban Growers, Greenest City & Ryerson’s Centre for Studies in Food Security

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Author: Sustain Ontario

Posted: November 12, 2020

Categories: GoodFoodBites / Webinars

What does it mean to be a treaty person when you do land-based work?

Join Toronto Urban Growers, Greenest City and Ryerson University’s Centre for Studies in Food Security for a webinar exploring covenants relevant to Tkaronto/Toronto on Tuesday, November 17, from 2:30 – 4 p.m. ET.

The free event will explore what treaties teach us about our relationship and responsibilities to land, water and all living things.


  • Donna Powless, Cayuga nation, Director of Taiaiako’n Historical Preservation Society
  • Dr. Eva Jewell, Anishinaabekwe from Deshkan Ziibiing (Chippewas of the Thames First Nation), Ma’iingan Dodem. Assistant Professor of Sociology at Ryerson University, Associate Fellow at the Yellowhead Institute.
  • Rick Hill, Beaver Clan of the Tuscarora Nation of the Haudenosaunee at Grand River, Indigenous Innovations Specialist, Mohawk College

Learn more and register online here.