Sunday, November 17, 2019

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First Nations Coalition Announces Campaign for Safe Drinking Water

A First Nations coalition will be launching a campaign to recognize the human right to safe drinking water in First Nations communities. This campaign...

Shoal Lake 40 First Nation Awards Contract for Water Treatment System

Shoal Lake 40 First Nation has awarded a contract for the construction of a water treatment and distribution system to a joint venture firm, Shoal...

Okanagan Indian Band Files Suit Against Federal Government

The Okanagan Indian Band (OKIB) has filed a suit in Federal Court against the Government of Canada over its failure to ensure the safety...

WCWC Launches Drinking Water Course for First Nations Communities

The Walkerton Clean Water Centre (WCWC) has launched a new drinking water course for First Nations communities through a partnership with Keewaytinook Okimakanak and...

Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte Receive Funding to Improve Drinking...

The Government of Canada is working with the Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte to improve access to safe, clean drinking water in the...

June 2019 Update on Drinking Water Advisories

Seamus O'Regan, minister of indigenous services, has provided the department's monthly progress update on the federal government’s commitment to end long-term drinking water advisories...

May 2019 Update on Long-Term Drinking Water Advisories

Seamus O’Regan, minister of indigenous services, provided the department’s monthly progress update on the federal government’s commitment to end long-term drinking water advisories. “As we...

Minister of Indigenous Services Provides April 2019 Update on Drinking Water...

Seamus O'Regan, minister of indigenous services, has provided the department's monthly progress update on the government's commitment to end long-term drinking water advisories. In April...

Autumn Peltier Appointed Anishinabek Nation Chief Water Commissioner

Anishinabek Nation Grand Council Chief Glen Hare announced that Autumn Peltier has been appointed as the new Anishinabek Nation Chief Water Commissioner. Peltier will be...

Cheslatta Carrier Nation, Province Sign Agreements to Address Historic Wrong

More than 65 years after its lands were flooded to make way for the creation of the Nechako Reservoir, the Cheslatta Carrier Nation has...

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