Beyond physical: Impacts of water regulations in Saskatchewan First Nations communities

Water Economics, Policy and Governance Network (WEPGN)




Beyond physical: Impacts of water regulations in Saskatchewan First Nations communities


Project Description:

 The project proposed here is part of a larger community-based participatory program established between the Federation of Saskatchewan Nations, Lalita Bharadwaj and the Safe Water for Health Research Team that was initiated in 2011 to explore the health impacts of drinking water regulations on First Nations reserves.

Researchers:

Lalita Bharadwaj

Partners:

Patrick Johnston, Policy Analyst, and Terrina Bellegarde, Environmental Health Specialist, Health and Social Development Secretariat, Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations (FSIN), FSIN affiliated First Nations and Non-Affiliated First Nations; Tim Bonish, First Nations Inuit Health Branch; O.S. (Arasu) Thirunavukkarasu, Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment; Safe Water for Health Research Team Members

Graduate Students:

Maya Basdeo