Honoring our past, present and future
“The GGFN IRSC’s mandate is to honor the lived experience of all our members, to honor the memories of those who are no longer here to share their experiences, to acknowledge the genocide and impact this collective legacy has on our members both near and far, both today and tomorrow with respect and dignity.”
George Gordon Residential School Committee
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UPDATE: GGFN Search for Unmarked Graves – December 3, 2021
During the November 2021 visit to GGFN, Dirt Divers CRM completed GPR surveys on Location A (south side of the school playground). On November 15, 2021, further surveys were halted due accumulating snowfall that was interfering with the ability to complete surveys accurately. It was decided that the consultant team would demobilize and wait to …
Search Group – AECOM Canada Ltd.
Introduction AECOM Canada Ltd. (AECOM) is honoured to conduct the geophysical investigation of multiple residential school unmarked grave locations within the George Gordon First Nation. We feel we have the right team and the technical expertise to help the community with this important assessment. Team Introduction AECOM has a level of professional expertise unparalleled…
Update from Leadership & Residential School Committee
George Gordon First Nation Membership and all those affected by the history of Gordon Student Residence: On Tuesday November 9, 2021 Aecom will return to GGFN and begin the process of searching the land for unmarked graves. The day will begin with a morning pipe ceremony and carry in to clearing sites. From November 10…