UNDER THE NORTHERN SKY: In The Spirit Of Survival

Xavier Kataquapit

By Xavier Kataquapit www.underthenorthernsky.com So far I am very thankful that we are not hearing about many Covid-19 cases or deaths in remote First Nations. There are reasons that our remote northern First Nations are not yet impacted by this virus. The most important reason has to do with a very good response by our local and regional organizations like the Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) leadership and their health professionals. I have also been made aware of the great efforts of regional organizations such as the Wabun Tribal Council in northeastern Ontario and it’s communities initiatives to restrict access to their First Nations and provide health services and support to their residents. Local Native health organizations like the Mino-M’shki-ki Health Team in Kirkland Lake and Temiskaming Shores, Misiway Milopemahtesewin Community Health…

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