Author: Colin Pangman The Kitigay Project so far is an experience unlike any that I have experienced before. For the past 10 years, I have been living a sedentary life that was lacking in outdoor activities. According to the World Health Organization, approximately two million deaths every year are attributed to physical inactivity (WHO,2002, p.1)….
Author: Mino Bimaadiziwin
Home Design Workshop Wasagamack First Nation: Building Houses. Building Capacity.
See the video of the workshops Manitoba’s First Nation communities are facing a severe housing shortage due to population growth, inadequate funding from the government, restrictive government policies, lack of land ownership on reserve by communities, lack of homeownership by residents and culturally inappropriate housing designs, among other factors (Kendall, 2001; Mctavish et al.,…
SSHRC Award Letter
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