APEX Community Empowerment | Margaret Kenequanash, CEO of Wataynikaneyap Power

APEX Community Empowerment | Margaret Kenequanash, CEO of Wataynikaneyap Power

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APEX Community Empowerment | Margaret Kenequanash, CEO of Wataynikaneyap Power


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Prince Arthur Waterfront Hotel & Suites, 435185, -89, Thunder Bay, ON, Canada
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Explore the critical mission of Wataynikaneyap Power in connecting remote First Nations to reliable electricity:

Ending Energy Challenges: Remote First Nations face hurdles like costly fuel transportation and environmental harm from diesel generation. Insufficient power hinders modern housing and community development.

Ownership for Empowerment: Majority-owned by 24 First Nations (51%), Wataynikaneyap Power is committed to responsible infrastructure development. Through a partnership with Fortis Inc. and private investors, they maximize community benefits while ensuring respectful, culturally aligned project execution.

Guiding Principles:¬†Wataynikaneyap Power advances under the Guiding Principles given to them by their leadership and endorsed by their partners. Rooted in respect and recognition, Wataynikaneyap Power’s Guiding Principles prioritize cultural preservation and land stewardship.

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$45 Member rate $65 non-Member rate

APEX Community Empowerment | Margaret Kenequanash, CEO of Wataynikaneyap Power
 

Date And Time

10 April 2024 @ 11:30 AM to 01:30 PM
 

Location

Thunder Bay, ON, Prince Arthur Waterfront Hotel & Suites
 

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