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Indigenous Knowledge Portal
Welcome to the Indigenous Knowledge Portal (IKP), a searchable database and related links that provides access to a variety of annotated literature reviews, reports, guides, films, booklets, studies, journal articles and presentations all related to Aboriginal children and families in Canada and similar countries. The Caring Society follows OCAP principles and provides open access to all the documents included here.
Please browse the content by format (below) or enter a search to find entries in our database.
Year: 2021Type: Report, Journal Articles
Year: 2021Type: Report, Information Sheets
Denouncing the Continued Overrepresentation of First Nations Children in Canadian Child Welfare
First Nations/Canadian Incidence...File(s):
- FNCIS 2019 - Child Maltreatment investigations involving children 1-3 Information Sheet
- FNCIS 2019 - Child Maltreatment investigations involving children 4-7 Information Sheet
- FNCIS 2019 - Child Maltreatment investigations involving children 8-11 Information Sheet
- FNCIS 2019 - Child Maltreatment investigations involving children 12-15 Information Sheet
- FNCIS 2019 - Age Disparities Information Sheet
- FNCIS 2019 - Household Risk Factors Information Sheet
- FNCIS 2019 - Child Maltreatment investigations involving Infants Information Sheet
- FNCIS 2019 - Primary Caregiver Risk Factors Information Sheet
Year: 2020Type: Report
This technical note by the Alliance for Child Protection and Humanitarian Action highlights child protection risks posed by the COVID-19 pandemic...
Year: 2020Type: Report, Literature ReviewsPublisher: Policy Bench: University of Toronto
According to the Executive Summary, "[t]his document identifies key policy positions, advocacy activities and current research concerning child...File(s):
Year: 2019Type: ReportPublisher: First Nations Chid & Family Caring Society of Canada
A response to the work of the Canadian Commission for the International Year of the Child and its 1979 report, For Canada's Children: A...
Year: 2019Type: ReportPublisher: Pan American Health Organization
This report analyses health inequalities throughout the Americas. It identifies structural determinants of health inequality, and makes evidence-...
Year: 2018Type: ReportPublisher: Ontario Human Rights Commission
For decades, Indigenous, Black and other racialized families and communities have raised the alarm that their children are over-represented in the...
Year: 2005Type: ReportPublisher: First Nations Child & Family Caring Society of Canada
Year: 2000Type: ReportPublisher: Assembly of First Nations
A report on the findings of a national review on the policies of the Department of Indian and Northern Affairs Canada respecting First Nations...
Year: 1996Type: ReportPublisher: Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
The Royal Commssion on Aboriginal Peoples (RCAP) was established by Order in Council on August 26, 1991 and charged with the mandate to "...