Energy Model Report of a House Located in Island Lake

This report is created based on the provided data to build an energy model of a house. The report may be used to educate and assist the community to understand the impact of multiple simple measures that could reduce the energy consumption of their existing or to be built houses in northern Manitoban communities. Furthermore,…

Combating COVID-19 in Remote Reserves

COVID-19 Framework for Remote Reserves A draft Framework for remote reserves based on ‘the COVID-19 response framework for homelessness’ is being developed to reduce the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the on-reserve population (Link) with Norah Whiteway from Wasagamack Community Health and others. This response needs to be finalized, communicated and applied with a team of…

My journey through the Islands of the North as a researcher…

I have had many transformative moments in my role as a researcher with the Mino Bimaadiziwin Partnership where I am learning to build capacity and housing as a mentor in the Boreal Homebuilder (BHB) post-secondary program in both Wasagamack and Garden Hill First Nations communities in Island Lakes, Manitoba. I flew in to these remote…