Ending Long-Term Water Advisories

The Agenda with Steve Paikin

Last week the Trudeau government announced it will not meet its key deadline to lift all drinking-water advisories in First Nations communities across Canada by March 2021. In Ontario, Neskantaga First Nation has not had clean water for 25 years, making it the longest standing boil-water advisory in the country. The Agenda discusses promises made and not kept, the effects of that, the efforts to get clean water to these remote communities, and permanent solutions.
Episode:
Solutions for Boil Water Advisories
Related tags:
Health Indigenous
Aired:
Dec 07, 2020
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