Wednesday, June 19, 2019

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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...

Design Phase Underway for New Water Treatment Plant in Batchewana First...

Chief Sayers of Batchewana First Nation and Terry Sheehan, member of parliament for Sault Ste. Marie, announced that the design phase is underway on a...

Horse Lake First Nation Celebrates Water Treatment System

Horse Lake First Nation has celebrated the grand opening of a new water treatment system, which came online in May 2018 after nearly three...

Indigenous Services Provides Update on Water Advisories

The federal government has shared the latest results in its efforts to end all long-term drinking water advisories on public systems on Indigenous reserve...

Indigenous Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

The City of Toronto is working with local Indigenous community to develop the Indigenous Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (ICIE). The purpose of the ICIE...

Report: Indigenous Peoples Outperform Conventional Conservation

New research has suggested that Indigenous peoples and local communities dramatically outperform other methods to protect sensitive environments. The report, Cornered by Protected Areas, was...

Principles for Public Sector Collaboration with Indigenous Peoples in B.C.

The Government of British Columbia has underscored its commitment to work with Indigenous peoples in the spirit of respect and collaboration by introducing a...

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