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.,…

Muskrat Hut Building Workshop

Designing and Building Wachusko Weesti by One House, Many Nations Assisted by Mino Bimaadiziwin Partnership Mino Bimaadiziwin partners recently teamed up with One House, Many Nations to assist with designing and building a muskrat hut in Opaskwayak Cree Nation (OCN). The One House, Many Nations’ movement, founded by Indigenous activist group Idle No More, works…