GIS / Mapping Workshop – PRAIRIE

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TT04 Environmental & Natural Resources

Jan 29, 2018 - Jan 31, 2018

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FA FNLM Readiness

Feb 26, 2018 - Feb 28, 2018

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GIS / Mapping – Prairie Region Workshop

Target Audience:
  • Operational & Developmental Signatory First Nations
  • Land Governance Directors / Land Managers, Band Managers / CAO’s, GIS-Mapping Specialists, Lands Committee Members, Youth and Elders
This learning workshop will:
  • Introduce spatial thinking and its relevance to effective Lands Governance within the context of the Framework Agreement
  • Present the fundamentals of Mapping and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and discuss different Mapping and GIS software options
  • Explore the ethics of Mapping and GIS as a contemporary expressions of Indigenous resurgence
  • Share success stories from other FA signatory communities utilizing Mapping and GIS techniques
Registration:
  • Please register online at GIS/Mapping Workshop – PRAIRIES or complete and submit the attached registration form by email no later than noon on Friday – January 17, 2020
Travel and Accommodation:
  • Travel expenses will be provided up to $800.00 per person, PLUS up to 3 nights’ accommodation (room and tax) for THREE (3) participant per signatory First Nation to attend this session
Materials: