September 17, 2022
Safety key for Indigenous women, says advocate
The 51st annual General Assembly of the Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) is underway in Thunder Bay.
More than 200 people are taking part in the conference, which is accessible in person or online.
Cora McGuire-Cyrette, ONWA’s executive director, says this year’s theme is billed as “Indigenous women’s leadership for generations to come,” and everyone is excited to be able to reconnect with each other after a long couple of years due to the pandemic.
The conference will review last year’...