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Mohawk Environmental Stewardship and Action: Insights from the MCK Consultation Committee and Kahnawà:ke Environmental Protection Unit

January 30 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Environment Seminar

January 30, 2019

10:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

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Title:

Mohawk Environmental Stewardship and Action: Insights from the MCK Consultation Committee and Kahnawà:ke Environmental Protection Unit

Speakers:

Chief Ross Montour, Mohawk Council of Kahnawá:ke (MCK) Chiefs, Indigenous Rights and Research portfolio, MCK Consultation Committee

Lynn Konwaia’tanón:we’s Jacobs, Director of Environment Protection, Kahnawà:ke Environmental Protection Office

Description:

In the first environment seminar of the semester, the environmental studies and science profiles welcome Chief Ross Montour and Lynn Konwaia’tanón:we’s Jacobs to discuss environmental stewardship and action. Chief Ross Montour will speak about the work of the Mohawk Council of Kahnawá:ke Consultation Committee and Kahnawà:ke’s  role in the review of environmental permits and authorizations on the traditional territory. Lynn Jacobs will speak about the history of the Environmental Protection office, its current role and projects, including an important project for the restoration of the recreation bay.

All are welcome. Please let us know if you would like to bring your class so we can plan accordingly.

Details

Date:
January 30
Time:
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Event Category:

Organizer

Anna-Liisa Aunio, Tonia de Bellis, and Brian Mader
Phone:
514-931-8731 x.4167

Venue

Dawson College
3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada
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Phone:
(514) 931-8731 ext. "0"