Sol Mamakwa MPP, Kiiwetinoong

Government of Ontario

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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
June 18, 2020

First Nations communities facing life-threatening COVID-19 crisis need Ford’s help now

QUEEN’S PARK – First Nations communities in Ontario’s Far North facing the COVID-19 pandemic need additional support and action from the Ford government to contain the virus, said Kiiwetinoong MPP ... More
June 13, 2020

Mamakwa calls on Ford to support Kiiwetinoong First Nations to contain COVID-19

VERMILION BAY – Doug Ford’s government must help Kiiwetinoong First Nations to contain COVID-19, said Sol Mamakwa, NDP Official Opposition Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation critic.   The com... More
June 9, 2020

It's been a year. Ford must commit to UNDRIP.

Sol Mamakwa, the NDP’s critic for Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation, issued the following statement after Doug Ford failed to answer a question Monday on the provincial government’s commitmen... More
May 20, 2020

Ford must consult with First Nations before reopening the North: Mamakwa

Ford must consult with First Nations before reopening the North: Mamakwa   More
April 14, 2020

Ontario's ODSP clawback leaves families eligible for the Canada Emergency Response Benefit worse off in the COVID-19 crisis

QUEEN’S PARK — The NDP Official Opposition is calling for the government to stop Ontario’s clawback rules for social assistance recipients during the COVID-19 pandemic. This clawback policy risks l... More
April 3, 2020

NDP called Grassy Narrows deal a step forward, calls for provincial help

SIOUX LOOKOUT — NDP MPP Sol Mamakwa (Kiiwetinoong), the critic for Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation, released the following statement regarding a new deal signed between the Grassy Narrows F... More