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  • Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women

    Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women

    The statistics on missing and murdered indigenous women are stark and staggering. A 2015 United Nations report found that young aboriginal women are five ...

  • Canada 150: Key Events

    Canada 150: Key Events

    Drawing on our archive of documentaries and news reports, we’ve assembled this collection of big events throughout Canada’s first 150 years. We’ll keep addin...

  • Reconciliation: Creating New Relationships

    Reconciliation: Creating New Relationships

    At the centre of this collection is Gord Downie's The Secret Path, an emotional animated film following the last days of Chanie Wenjack as he tried to escape...

  • Canada 150: Diversity and Inclusion

    Canada 150: Diversity and Inclusion

    Our diversity as Canadians is one of our distinctive traits as a country. In this collection, we examine the triumphs, lessons, struggles and challenges that...

  • The Great Human Odyssey

    The Great Human Odyssey

    Take a journey around the world and back in time with anthropologist Dr. Niobe Thompson, and discover the miracle of our species.The three-part documentary s...

  • Canada 150: Immigration

    Canada 150: Immigration

    Immigration is one of the central themes in Canadian history. While many came to Canada to pursue economic opportunity, others arrived because of an urgent n...

  • Canada 150: Contemporary Indigenous Voices

    Canada 150: Contemporary Indigenous Voices

    This collection focuses on cultural awareness, traditional knowledge and the contemporary challenges facing Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples across Cana...

  • Science Smart

    Science Smart

    Curio.ca is pleased to present Science Smart, a collection of concise science-related stories featured on CBC Vancouver’s weekend Our Vancouver&nbs...

  • Curio.ca Tutorials

    Curio.ca Tutorials

    Curio.ca offers a wide array of original content in English and French as well as sophisticated tools that allow you to manage and track your group’s viewing...

  • Residential Schools: A Sad Chapter in Canadian History

    Residential Schools: A Sad Chapter in Canadian History

    After collecting testimonies, over a six-year period, of the abuse suffered by former students of First Nations residential schools, the Truth and Reconcili...

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