Indigenous-led, community based research.
Dechinta Centre for Research and Learning supports the best practice in Indigenous research. We support community based and ethical research that meets the needs of Indigenous communities and individuals. Dechinta faculty are recognized leaders in their fields and continue cutting edge research alongside innovative teaching.
As of summer 2018, Dechinta Centre for Research and Learning is able to hold our own Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council grants.
Research and Ethics Policies
Dechinta is committed to upholding best practice in Indigenous research and ethical protocols. We are committed to ensuring that Indigenous self-determination, ownership and control is prioritized in the conduct of all research.
We follow the requirements of the Tri-Council Policies on Ethical Research and Ownership, Control, Access and Possession guide to First Nations Governance of Information.