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Tag: Carolyn Bennett

Government of Canada Protects 2400 Hectares in Georgian Bay Watershed

The Government of Canada has invested $967,000 to protect 2400 hectares of nature in the Georgian Bay watershed. The announcement was made by Carolyn Bennett, the...

Government of Canada Supports Interlake Reserves Tribal Council to Reduce Climate-Related...

The Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, announced an investment of $814,000 to support the Interlake Reserves Tribal Council in its efforts to...

New Water Pump House Celebrated by Maskêkosihk

Yesterday, Maskêkosihk (Enoch Cree Nation #440), immediately west of Edmonton, celebrated the opening of their new water pump house. Chief Billy Morin was joined by...

Water Rights Could Be a Factor in Reconciliation Talks with Nunatukavut

The Government of Canada and the NunatuKavut Community Council have entered into formal discussions to recognize the Indigenous rights and self-determination of the community. Carolyn Bennett, Minister...

$24.7 M for First Nations Resilience to Flooding and Rising Seas

The Government of Canada has announced that it will invest $24.7 in First Nations climate resilience. Called First Nations Adapt, the program will direct...

Alarmingly High E. Coli Levels in First Nations

In a report published on September 29th, scientists found what they described as an “alarmingly high frequency” of fecal bacteria in drinking water sources...

INAC Invests in First Nations Operator Capacity Through the Safe Water...

The Hon. Carolyn Bennett, minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs, announced over $4 million in funding for an expansion of the Keewaytinook Okimakanak (KO)...

Long-Awaited AANDC Study Results Raise Concerns

Last week, Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada (AANDC) released the long-awaited results of its National Assessment of Water and Wastewater Systems in First...

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