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The nutritional health of First Nations and Métis of the Northwest Territories: A review of current knowledge and gapsNew Report 
The nutritional health of First Nations and Métis of the Northwest Territories: A review of current knowledge and gaps.
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The National Collaborating Centre for Aboriginal Health (NCCAH) is a national Aboriginal organization established in 2005 by the Government of Canada and funded through the Public Health Agency of Canada to support First Nations, Inuit, and Métis public health renewal and health equity through knowledge translation and exchange. The NCCAH is hosted by the University of Northern BC (UNBC) in Prince George, BC. Learn more.  

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The National Collaborating Centre for Aboriginal Health (NCCAH) explores the ongoing and devastating impacts of accumulated trauma on the health and well-being of individuals, families, and communities, and presents one model for healing through the following two reports: Aboriginal Peoples and Historic Trauma: The process of intergenerational transmission and Addressing the Healing of Aboriginal Adults and Families within a Community-owned College Model.

This report summarizes current knowledge about the nutritional health of First Nations and Métis people in the NWT and identifies research gaps. Despite comprising the majority of the Aboriginal population in the NWT, First Nations and Métis have been overlooked in research related to diet, nutrition, and their association with health and well-being. 

The National Collaborating Centre for Aboriginal Health (NCCAH) is pleased to present Landscapes of First Nations, Inuit, and Métis Health: An Environmental Scan of Organizations, Literature and Research, 3rd Edition.  Similar to previous environmental scans produced by the NCCAH in 2006 and 2010, this publication sets out to review the current knowledge production on First Nations, Inuit, and Métis health and health priorities in Canada. 

This series of three fact sheets focuses on racism experienced by Aboriginal peoples in Canada – how to understand it in historical context, how it affects individuals and communities, and what programs, policies and strategies exist to combat it.
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