How will research be conducted?

Indigenous data sovereignty

Data justice 

An individual may experience more than one form of discrimination and/or marginalization.


To build trust, we must be clear about the purpose and benefit of data collection. 

This means working with communities to understand how and when to share data, methodologies, and findings.

Continuing involvement

We’ll continue to build and strengthen relationships with communities and partners.

This will ensure that the needs, experience and knowledge of Indigenous Peoples and other racialized individuals guide data collection and research.  

Did you know?

On June 1, 2023, we also released a progress report and a guide on using categorical race and ethnicity variables in research. Continue reading to learn more and download the documents.