Regional Covid-19 Resources and On Reserve Stats by Region Below:
Black = New Cases, Green = Recovered, Red = Deaths, Blue – Hospitalized, Purple – ISC reported total –  Updated Daily

BC
14 458 158 8,632 8,804
AB
9 1,046 185 20,082 20,311
SK
0 495 129 16,186 16,343
MB
4 901 155 25,118 25,283
ON
81 365 80 21,111 21,459
QC
86 115 26 13,653 13,793
Atlantic
0 14 9 4,614 4,658
North60
10 326 56 19,406 19,499
 

Self determination over food key for Indigenous communities (4 photos) – Tbnewswatch.com

Three-day workshop aimed at 14 road-accessible First Nations in Northwestern Ontario takes place at Regional Food Distribution Agency.

THUNDER BAY – Representatives of 14 road-accessible First Nations in Northwestern Ontario have gathered in Thunder Bay this week to learn more about food self-determination.

Project director Jessica MacLaughlin said food security and food sovereignty in Indigenous communities is of utmost importance, and something that is lacking in many cases.

“We’re hoping they learn a whole bunch of things about sharing, about accessing traditional foods and using what they did pre-contact as a means of acquiring food today,” MacLaughlin said.

“It’s so important to get people back on the land. It’s a connection with health and culture and community.”

Read More: https://www.tbnewswatch.com/local-news/self-determination-over-food-key-for-indigenous-communities-4-photos-1207911

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