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Canada calls for a global alliance to phase out coal electricity

November 16, 2017 – Bonn, Germany Canada continues to play a leadership role at the United Nations Climate Change Conference by launching a global alliance to phase out coal electricity in partnership with the UK. Phasing out coal is one of many climate actions that will transition Canada to a clean growth economy. The Powering […]

by pmnationtalk on November 16, 20175 Views

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MP Duguid to take a leadership role on water-quality issues in the Lake Winnipeg basin

Canada is committed to protecting and managing water quality in our lakes and rivers, in support of economic prosperity and the well-being of Canadians. Protecting our environment and growing our economy go hand in hand. Today, the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, announced that Terry Duguid, Member of Parliament for Winnipeg South, will […]

by pmnationtalk on November 14, 20178 Views

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Review: Arthur Manuel’s The Reconciliation Manifesto and Lee Maracle’s My Conversations With Canadians – The Globe and Mail

The Reconciliation Manifesto: Recovering the Land, Rebuilding the Economy By Arthur Manuel and Grand Chief Ronald Derrickson Lorimer, 312 pages, $22.95 My Conversations With Canadians By Lee Maracle BookThug, 155 pages, $20 Arthur Manuel, Secwepemc Nation from Neskonlith Reserve, died on Jan. 11, 2017, at the age of 66. Manuel was a tireless advocate for […]

by pmnationtalk on November 3, 201712 Views

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After six year wait, Lake St. Martin flood victims get keys to their new homes – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Nov 2, 2017  LAKE ST. MARTIN, Man. _ After enduring a six-year wait, about 30 families are set to return home today to the Lake St. Martin First Nation in Manitoba. They will get the keys to their new homes on the reserve, which was ravaged by floods back in 2011, forcing the […]

by pmnationtalk on November 2, 201713 Views

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Project 6 – All-Season Road Linking Manto Sipi Cree Nation, Bunibonibee Cree Nation and God’s Lake First Nation – Participant Funding Available

November 1, 2017 — Ottawa — Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) is making funding available through its Participant Funding Program to assist the participation of the public and Indigenous groups in the federal environmental assessment of the proposed Project 6 – All-Season Road Linking Manto Sipi Cree Nation, Bunibonibee Cree Nation and […]

by pmnationtalk on November 1, 201720 Views

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Premier Pallister puts Manitoba wetlands at the heart of Climate and Green Plan – Ducks Unlimited Canada

October 27, 2017 New protection will deliver environmental benefits for all Manitobans October 27, 2017, Oak Hammock Marsh, Manitoba – Premier Brian Pallister today announced the “Made in Manitoba Climate and Green Plan,” which includes important investments in wetlands. The plan is an encouraging step that Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC) hopes will lead to legislation […]

by pmnationtalk on October 27, 201718 Views

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Manitoba Unveils Climate and Green Plan

October 27, 2017 Made-in-Manitoba Plan to Address Climate Change will Protect the Environment, Grow the Economy: Pallister The provincial government released its A Made-in-Manitoba Climate and Green Plan today, which is built on the strategic pillars of climate, jobs, water and nature, and includes 16 keystones for priority action that will support Manitoba’s economy and sustain the […]

by pmnationtalk on October 27, 201717 Views

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Province Responds to Auditor General’s Report on Managing Climate Change

October 25, 2017 Report Indicates Inaction, Under Reporting and Insignificant Progress on Emissions Reductions by Previous Government: Squires Earlier today, the Office of the Auditor General (OAG) released its report on the provincial government’s lack of action and poor management of climate change under the previous administration, Sustainable Development Minister Rochelle Squires said today, adding […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 201719 Views

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OAGMB: Better management of climate change initiatives needed

WINNIPEG – Manitoba Auditor General Norm Ricard today released his report Managing Climate Change. The audit examined whether the Department of Sustainable Development (the Department) was adequately leading the province’s response to climate change. This is a follow up to the Auditor General’s 2010 report on managing climate change. “Our audit found that there continue […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 201713 Views

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Manitoba, Canada agree to pay $90 million to 4 First Nations for 2011 flood – APTN

October 19, 2017 The province of Manitoba and the federal government have agreed to a $90 settlement with four First Nation communities affected by the massive 2011 flood. The communities involved are Pinaymootang, Little Saskatchewan, Lake St. Martin and Dauphin River First Nations. A settlement approval hearing is scheduled for Jan. 12, 2018 in Winnipeg. […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 201723 Views

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