Mi’kmaq-Basque conference joins two communities from opposite sides of the Atlantic

 

Two Indigenous communities on opposite sides of the Atlantic Ocean have more in common than you might think.

Cape Breton University hosted a Basque-Mi’kmaq cultural exchange conference.

More than 40 researchers and scientists visited Eskasoni First Nation to learn about the connections between the Mi’kmaq and Basque people.

Video Journalist / Halifax

Angel Moore is a proud Cree from the Peguis First Nation in Manitoba. Angel grew up in Winnipeg and has a Journalism degree from the University of King’s College. She also has a degree from Dalhousie University in International Development Studies and Environmental Sustainability. Angel joined APTN News in June 2018 as the correspondent in the Halifax bureau and covers Atlantic Canada.

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