November 11, 2020

Indigenous groups receive funding for 'nation rebuilding efforts'

Mushkegowuk Council Grand Chief Jonathan Solomon hopes there will be a long-term, sustainable commitment from the federal government once the Nation Rebuilding Program comes to an end.
“We can’t have a process and then discontinue the whole process because funding is not available,” Solomon said. “They use the word ‘reconciliation’ and you can’t have reconciliation if there’s no sustainable plan to what needs to be done.”
This fiscal year, 10 Indigenous groups in Ontario have received just over