Integrative Health Institute (IHI)

Makere Stewart-Harawira

Dr. Makere Stewart- Harawira is a professor of Indigenous, environmental and global studies in the Department of Educational Policy Studies, Faculty of Education. She convenes the University of Alberta Transdisciplinary Research Network on Climate Change, Water Governance and the Futures of Communities, and is an expert member of a number of International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Commissions including, but not limited to, the joint specialist group on Indigenous Peoples, Customary & Environmental Laws and Human Rights. Dr. Stewart-Harawira is also a national board member of the Keepers of the Water organization Canada.


Her research interests include community transitions and the integration of Indigenous knowledge and science in addressing critical issues of sustainability and global transformation. Learn more...