"Indigenous Financial Literacy in Canada and Australia"
October 18, 2017
UMNATV Fall 2017 Colloquium
11:30 am - 12:30 pm, 307 Tier Building
Carmen Daniels is Cree Metis from Edmonton Alberta who has lived in Cairns, Australia for sixteen years. She is a researcher and co-founder of the Indigenous Consumer Assistance Network (ICAN) located in Cairns, Queensland. Carmen has over twenty years experience of working with Indigenous peoples in Australia and Canada in consumer affairs and youth policy development. She holds a BA in Community Development and a Grad Cert in Social Impact. Carmen is currently undertaking a Master of Arts (by research) with CQUniversity under the Centre for Indigenous Health Equity Research (CIHER), developing a model of Indigenous financial counselling in the Yarrabah Aboriginal community. Carmen has advised to a number of Boards and committees in Australia including: the Consumers’ Federation of Australia, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), the Australian Communications Consumer Action Network (ACCAN), the National Indigenous Money Management Agenda (NIMMA) and the Indigenous Financial Services Network (IFSN).
"Gkendaasowin, Knowledge: The Breadth of Native Studies"
Department of Native Studies Fall 2017 Colloquium Series
University of Manitoba
Wednesdays, 11:30-12:30 pm (note NEW time!)
For more information contact Dr. Niigaan Sinclair, UMNATV Colloquium Coordinator at niigaan ! sinclair | umanitoba ! ca
For more on the Department of Native Studies click here: http://umanitoba.ca/native_studies