Sol Mamakwa MPP, Kiiwetinoong

Government of Ontario

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August 26, 2020

Ford tramples on treaty rights with rushed changes to legislation

All eight Northern NDP MPPs released a letter to Doug Ford calling on him to respond to the concerns of First Nations who have contacted him after he failed to respect treaty rights and rushed chan... More
August 14, 2020

Mamakwa calls on Ford to help evacuated families in Red Lake and Eabametoong

Kiiwetinoong NDP MPP Sol Mamakwa is calling on the Ford government to support families who have evacuated Red Lake and Eabametoong, after their communities declared a state of emergency due to the ... More
July 29, 2020

Ford government fails to provide funding or plan to transform child welfare in Ontario

Monique Taylor, NDP critic for Children and Youth Services, and Sol Mamakwa, NDP critic for Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation released the following statement in response to the Ford governme... More
July 28, 2020

Doug Ford doubles down on cuts to Anti-Racism, Reconciliation

QUEEN’S PARK – The Official Opposition NDP’s critic for Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation, Sol Mamakwa, and critic for Anti-Racism, Laura Mae Lindo, issued a joint statement following the For... More
July 23, 2020

New Democrats call for emergency investigation into deaths of children in care

Ford government failed children who died QUEEN’S PARK – Monique Taylor, NDP critic for Children and Youth Services, and Sol Mamakwa, NDP critic for Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation, issued t... More
July 21, 2020

NDP MPPs call on Ford government to step up with provincial support for homelessness crisis in Kenora

Rima Berns-McGown, Ontario NDP critic for Poverty and Homelessness, and Sol Mamakwa, MPP for Kiiwetinoong, are calling on the Ford government to take immediate steps to alleviate the homelessness c... More
July 13, 2020

Ford must stop excluding Northern schools from reopening plans

Letter from MPP Mamakwa and MPP Vanthof. More
July 13, 2020

Mamakwa calls on Ford government for urgent support of Matawa First Nations COVID-19 Emergency Education Response Plan

SIOUX LOOKOUT – Sol Mamakwa, NDP Official Opposition critic for Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation, sent the following open letter to Ontario’s education minister requesting urgent support for... More
July 2, 2020

Mamakwa calls for immediate action to save lives at Thunder Bay and Kenora jails

SIOUX LOOKOUT - Inmates and staff who face appalling conditions at the Thunder Bay and Kenora jails cannot afford to wait years in the future for the Ford government to take action, said Kiiwetinoo... More
July 2, 2020

When it comes to Thunder Bay and Kenora jails inaction is violence

SIOUX LOOKOUT – Sol Mamakwa, NDP Official Opposition Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation critic, and Thunder Bay-Atikokan MPP, Judith Monteith-Farrell, released the following statement after On... More