Show Navigation

Resource Library

COVID-19 and the decolonization of Indigenous public health

This resource is available in English only.
This Resource Library entry is a stub — a shortened entry. Please visit the resource link directly for more detail.

 

This article from Richardson and Crawford argues that principles of Indigenous self-determination, leadership and knowledge must be at the forefront of pandemic public health planning. It is rooted in an awareness of Canada’s colonial history and current colonial practices that underpin inequities in the social determinants of health experienced by Indigenous Peoples.

 

Reference

Richardson, L., & Crawford, A. (2020). COVID-19 and the decolonization of Indigenous public health. CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association journal = journal de l'Association médicale canadienne192(38), E1098–E1100. https://doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.200852

Tags: Indigenous health , Pandemic/emergency planning, Journal Article

Sign up for our E-News

* indicates required
email_updates: