Sol Mamakwa MPP, Kiiwetinoong

Government of Ontario

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November 5, 2021

NDP calls for Rickford’s removal from Indigenous Affairs as Survivors raise concerns about his involvement in settlement

QUEEN’S PARK, SIOUX LOOKOUT, FORT ALBANY, SIX NATIONS — The Official Opposition NDP is joining residential school Survivors in asking for Minister Greg Rickford to be removed as Indigenous Affairs ... More
November 1, 2021

Ontario NDP statement on Treaties Recognition Week 2021

QUEEN'S PARK – Official Opposition NDP Leader Andrea Horwath and Kiiwetinoong MPP Sol Mamakwa, NDP critic for Indigenous and Treaty Relations, issued the following statement marking this year’s Tre... More
October 21, 2021

Mamakwa calls for action on youth suicides in the North

QUEEN’S PARK - MPP Sol Mamakwa called on Doug Ford to take action to help stop youth suicides in the North and provide mental health supports immediately. “This year we have had multiple young peop... More
October 4, 2021

NDP marks National Day of Action for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

QUEEN'S PARK — NDP MPP Suze Morrison, critic for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls Response, made the following statement on the National Day of Action for Missing and Murdered Indige... More
September 29, 2021

Mamakwa responds to Indigenous curriculum announcement

SIOUX LOOKOUT — NDP critic for Indigenous and Treaty Relations, Sol Mamakwa, released the following statement in response to a Ford government announcement Wednesday on the inclusion of Indigenous ... More
September 29, 2021

Ontario NDP statement on marking National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

QUEEN'S PARK – Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath and Kiiwetinoong MPP Sol Mamakwa, NDP critic for Indigenous and Treaty Relations, will mark Thursday’s first National Day for Truth and Reconciliati... More
September 16, 2021

Ontario must act now to help Marten Falls First Nation: NDP

SIOUX LOOKOUT and KAPUSKASING – NDP Indigenous and Treaty Relations Critic Sol Mamakwa (Kiiwetinoong) and MPP Guy Bourgoin (Mushkegowuk—James Bay) issued the following statement calling on the Ford... More
September 14, 2021

NDP calls for Sept. 30 to be stat, marking National Truth and Reconciliation Day

QUEEN'S PARK — The NDP would make the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation a stat day off in Ontario, and Official Opposition NDP Leader Andrea Horwath is calling on the Doug Ford government t... More
August 26, 2021

Mamakwa supports Wunnumin Lake First Nation’s request for provincial help

SIOUX LOOKOUT, TREATY 3 TERRITORY — Sol Mamakwa, MPP for Kiiwetinoong and NDP critic for Indigenous and Treaty Relations, released the following statement in support of Wunnumin Lake First Nation’s... More
July 28, 2021

Ford refuses to declare state of emergency as fires burn and resources still aren’t in place

SIOUX LOOKOUT — It’s callous that Doug Ford is still refusing to declare a state of emergency to deal with more than 100 fires that have been burning for weeks in Northwestern Ontario, and denying ... More