2016 Eeyou/Eenou Regional General Assembly on Health and Social Services: Planning The Future Of Miyupimaatisiiun Together

ᒫᒨ ᐋ ᐅᐙᔮᔨᐦᑎᒥᐦᒄ ᒥᔪᐱᒫᑎᓰᐎᓐ ᐃᔑ ᓃᔥᑖᒥᐦᒡ

Assembly

The 2016 Eeyou/Eenou Regional General Assembly on Health and Social Services took place in Waskaganish April 12-14. Delegates from each community in Eeyou Istchee gathered to help shape the future of health and social services for our people and our communities. Representatives from the Cree Nation Government, Cree entities, and other government partners were also present.

On Tuesday, April 12, the Assembly witnessed the Ceremonial Blessing of the ground where the new Women’s Shelter in Waskaganish will be built. 

Day 1 featured keynote presentations. Day 2 was an Open Space, with agenda created by participants. Day 3 featured Cree Way of Voting to identify priority items.

Watch video highlights on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UACzQLDUs5U

Outcomes:

list of priority health topics

Documentation

Meeting Agenda

Speaking Notes for presentation on Strategic Regional Plan (SRP)

View or download documents, including speeches, background papers and PowerPoint presentations
http://www.creehealth.org/library/online/info-kit-health-assembly

View PowerPoint presentations on SlideShare

How environmentally friendly was the Assembly? Read the report

Photos from the Assembly:

Open Space Process
https://flic.kr/s/aHskvaHytr

Cree Voting Method
https://flic.kr/s/aHskyBqN7z

Blessing Ceremony: Women’s Shelter in Waskaganish
https://flic.kr/s/aHskyARKu6

Speeches
https://flic.kr/s/aHskv9peBG

Assorted photos
https://flic.kr/s/aHskxpLDRm

Green Team in action
https://www.flickr.com/gp/creepublichealth/D1k4kx

Archive from the video LiveStream of the Assembly:

http://livestream.com/accounts/18703932/events/5151866