Don Richardson

Recent Posts

Eagle Eye: September 2017 Funding Scan - Indigenous Funding

We've always got our eyes open for shifts in policy and legislation, and the initiatives and funding opportunities that result from them. "Eagle Eye" posts will keep you in the loop on changes we're seeing unfold across Canada and what they mean...

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Eagle Eye: July 2017 Funding Scan

We've always got our eyes open for shifts in policy and legislation, and the initiatives and funding opportunities that result from them.  "Eagle Eye" posts will keep you in the loop on changes we're seeing unfold across Canada and what they...
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Indigenous Consent: Prosperity, Stewardship, Jurisdiction

Lawyers from a premier law firm acting for Indigenous people across Canada recently penned an opinion piece for the Globe and Mail on what "consent" means to major projects in Canada.  Ottawa recently dropped its rejection to an important UN...

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Eagle Eye: May 2017 Funding Scan

We've always got our eyes open for shifts in policy and legislation, and the initiatives and funding opportunities that result from them.  "Eagle Eye" posts will keep you in the loop on changes we're seeing unfold across Canada and what they...
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Tired of NEB Pipeline Whack-a-Mole? There's an App for That!

“Canada is a vast nation with a diverse energy mix. A better understanding of what energy is produced, as well as how, when and where it’s transported will lead to a more informed energy dialogue across the country.”

– Peter Watson, Chair and...

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Eagle Eye: Spring 2017 - Funding, News and Updates

The Eagle Eye newsletter will keep you in the loop on changes we're seeing unfold across Canada and what they may mean for you and the communities with which you work.  We've also got our sights set on a number of funding deadlines in the coming...

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Eagle Eye: March/April 2017 Funding Opportunities Scan

We've always got our eyes open for shifts in policy and legislation, and the initiatives and funding opportunities that result from them.  "Eagle Eye" posts will keep you in the loop on changes we're seeing unfold across Canada and what they...
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Eagle Eye: $361,500+ Available -January 2017 Funding Opportunities Scan

 
We've always got our eyes open for shifts in policy and legislation, and the initiatives and funding opportunities that result from them.  "Eagle Eye" posts will keep you in the loop on changes we're seeing unfold across Canada and what...
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Energy East Pipeline to Nova Scotia: Will First Nations Have a Big Say?

 

By Don Richardson, Managing Partner, Shared Value Solutions Ltd.

INTRODUCTION:

I was taken by surprise by the announcement that Nova Scotia's Strait of Canso Superport should be an ultimate destination for the Energy East pipeline.  That's...

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Indigenous Commercial Fisheries - the Next Reconciliation Revolution

 

INTRODUCTION:

David Suzuki recently wrote an article titled Reconciliation Requires Recognizing Rights-Based Fishing.  It got us thinking about the range of recent work we've been doing with clients around Indigenous fisheries - everything...

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