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Learn more about all the ways Water First is working with Indigenous communities in Canada to resolve local water challenges through training, education, and collaboration. We are happy to provide photos of our work to complement your storytelling, send us an email at media@waterfirst.ngo.


 

Articles & Publications

Water First has been profiled in a number of external articles and publications, from the CBC to the David Suzuki Foundation annual report.


 

Latest Stories

 

Empowering First Nations youth to develop a passion for water science

January 9th, 2020

Over the past number of months, Water First has been creating a new school-aged youth education pilot project, Growing Roots. Through this project, Water First is partnering with different communities to expand our youth water science education programming to maximize the involvement of Indigenous youth, leading to long-term environmental action … Read More

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Artifishal Screening

September 23rd, 2019

On July 25th, Water First took part in a public screening of Patagonia’s newest documentary, Artifishal, at the Station on the Green in Creemore. The event was well attended by both the general public and local water stewards, including the Nottawasaga Valley Conservation Authority (NVCA) and the Nottawasaga SteelheadersRead More

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Water First is hosting Clayton Samuel King during the Creemore Festival of the Arts 2019

September 16th, 2019

Water First is very excited to be hosting Clayton during the Creemore Festival of the Arts during the weekend of October 5th and 6th from 10am to 4pm.

Born and raised in St. Catharines, Clayton Samuel King is of Potawatomi descent and a member of Beausoleil First Nation. … Read More

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