The UNSIF builds power in communities and allows communities to hold that power through making knowledge accessible. Further, this knowledge that is prioritized in the UNSIF is emancipatory in that it lifts up the ways in which we/our communities have resisted and been resilient and transformative in our histories, and also that it liberates knowledge from dominant forces.
Also, it liberates communities from the oppressive histories and knowledges that are privileged in mainstream education. Doing this also builds leadership and shared understanding amongst community members. It erases the hierarchies created by the educational system and creates spaces for developing knowledge that is indigenous and communal. Read More
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