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Safe Water for First Nations: Charting a Course for Reform

DOWNLOAD |   This brief reviews the sorry state of potable water on reserve and concludes with a set of recommendations. At the heart of any reform package should be a federal Safe Water Act, legislation that should apply to … Continue reading

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Rethinking Self-Government Agreements: The Case of Potable Water

DOWNLOAD |  The Walkerton tragedy has highlighted the complexities of governments providing safe drinking water to their citizens, a service that many of us previously took for granted. Unfortunately, most self-government agreements prior to Walkerton have not been fashioned to … Continue reading

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