The question of what effective Indigenous government environmental oversight of pipeline projects can look like looms large in the current debates about the oil and gas pipelines set to criss-cross Indigenous lands and waters across North...Read More
Indigenous Pipeline Guardians: How the Dehcho Asserted Their Role as Stewards of the Mighty Mackenzie
"They've been doing this [oil pipeline] drilling work for decades," he said. "That's their traditional knowledge, based on decades of experience, but the Dene have thousands of years of detailed knowledge about this land, these rivers, of the...Read More
This month we are inspired and excited by news out of the Northwest Territories: On July 4th, the NWT Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources announced that $760,000 is being allocated to Indigenous environmental monitoring and research...Read More
We've always got our eyes open for shifts in policy and legislation, and the initiatives and funding opportunities that result from them. This funding scan is focused on programs that will support Indigenous communities with research projects,...Read More
Ontario is proposing major forest management changes for species at risk, and forest carbon management. Indigenous forestry rights are at stake. What are you going to do about it?
“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...Read More