What is a land acknowledgment?September 26, 2021 | Last Updated April 08, 2022
Sometimes, at the beginning of a school assembly or at a special event you have been to with your parents, you might hear someone say:
“I would like to acknowledge that we are on the unceded territories of …” and then they’ll say the name of the local First Nation(s).
This is called a Land Acknowledgment. What is it all about?