Sol Mamakwa MPP, Kiiwetinoong

Government of Ontario

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July 10, 2019

Ford fails to make Indigenous people priority: Mamakwa

SIOUX LOOKOUT – Sol Mamakwa, Ontario NDP Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation critic, issued the following statement after Doug Ford skipped a meeting between Indigenous leaders and Canada’s pre... More
July 4, 2019

Mamakwa calls on Ford to help evacuated Keewaywin families

QUEEN’S PARK – Kiiwetinoong NDP MPP Sol Mamakwa is calling on the Ford government to support the evacuation of Keewaywin families who have evacuated their community due to the threat of fire. More
June 6, 2019

Ford government puts beer before safe drinking water for First Nations: Mamakwa

QUEEN’S PARK – While First Nations communities are asking the Ford government for clean drinking water, Ford and his Minister of Indigenous Affairs Greg Rickford are more interested in pushing beer... More
June 4, 2019

NDP statement on final report of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Women and Girls Commission

QUEEN’S PARK – Sol Mamakwa, Ontario NDP critic for Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation, and Suze Morrison, Ontario NDP critic for Women’s Issues, made the following statement following Monday’s... More
June 1, 2019

Statements on National Indigenous History Month by NDP Leader and NDP Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation critic

Statement by NDP Leader Andrea Horwath on National Indigenous History Month This National Indigenous History Month, Ontario New Democrats stand in solidarity with Indigenous Peoples, First Nations,... More
May 21, 2019

Indigenous communities shut out from providing meaningful input into new curriculum

First Nations, Métis, and Inuit studies courses made elective SIOUX LOOKOUT — Sol Mamakwa, Ontario NDP critic for Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation, said it’s shameful for the Ford Conservati... More
May 14, 2019

Mamakwa to Ford: Traumatized KI youth need mental health supports after tragic fire

MPP also calls for improved fire safety following deadly fire QUEEN’S PARK – Young people and family members suffering from trauma following the tragic fire in the First Nations community of Kitche... More
May 10, 2019

NDP's Bourgouin and Mamakwa commend Kashechewan on agreement

QUEEN’S PARK – NDP MPPs Guy Bourgouin (Mushkegowuk-James Bay) and Sol Mamakwa, NDP Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation critic, issued the following statement on Kashechewan First Nation’s agree... More
May 2, 2019

Statement from Horwath and Mamakwa on tragic fire in Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug

QUEEN’S PARK — NDP Leader Andrea Horwath and Kiiwetinoong MPP Sol Mamakwa released the following statement to express their deepest condolences after a tragic fire in Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug F... More
April 29, 2019

Ford must respect agreement with Kashechewan and take action on relocation now: NDP

2019 marks 17th time community has been evacuated due to flooding More