Cultural Diversity and Rights
Aboriginal Peoples Program
The Aboriginal Peoples' Program (APP) focuses primarily on strengthening cultural identity, encouraging the full Aboriginal participation in Canadian life and supporting the continuation of Aboriginal cultures and languages as living elements of Canadian society. The APP supports community projects that incorporate Aboriginal values, cultures and traditional practices into community-driven activities designed to strengthen cultural identity and enable positive life choices.
Aboriginal Women's Programming
Aboriginal Women’s Programming provides support in the areas of women’s community activities, family violence and self-government.
Status of Women Funding Programs
Status of Women Canada is an agency of Canadian Heritage. Its funding programs promote the full participation of women in the economic, social and democratic life of Canada.