Women of the Nistawoyou | Digital Museums Canada
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Women of the Nistawoyou

Nistawoyou Association Friendship Centre 2022
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Indigenous women are crucial in safeguarding traditional knowledge and guiding the next generations to follow their Ancestors’ footsteps. Discover how ten exceptional matriarchs from the traditional land of Dene, Cree and Métis people in the Wood Buffalo region of Alberta contributed to the vibrancy of their communities by preserving and teaching Indigenous traditions.




Nistawoyou Association Friendship Centre


English writer

Josephine Eric

English editor

Dawn Booth

French editor

Monique Boily
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