Press Releases

KI Press Releases

KI Nation paddles to protect their wild watershed. 300 km long ancient route traverses the threatened heart of world’s largest intact forest  Aug. 15, 2012

Ontario labour movement warns of Ipperwash in the making if province does not stop violation of KI sacred burial sites and exploitation of land.  Nov. 29, 2011.

KI and Ontario joint panel negotiations break down.  Nov. 14, 2011.

KI call on Minister to honour government promise and create joint panel to resolve dispute. Oct. 3, 2011

KI issues eviction notice to Gods Lake Resources.  Sept. 28, 2011

KI Calls on McGuinty to stop mining activity on sacred burial sites.  Sept. 26, 2011.

Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug Protects Watershed and sets Consultation Protocol through Referendum.  July 6, 2011

KI First Nation says 'no' to De Beers exploration.  Dec. 6, 2010


Supporting Press Releases and Letters

Matawa Chiefs Support  Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug [KI]  First Nation in its Struggle to Protect TraditionalHomelands and to Assert the People’s Inherent and Treaty Rights. Oct. 11, 2011

Ninshawbe Aski Nation supports KI in call in call for mining exploration to stop and minister to intervene. Sept. 28, 2011.

Canadian Civil Liberties Association letter to Mininster Gravelle re: KI sacred burial sites and sacred and spiritual lands. Sept. 20, 2011

Greenpeace statement of support.  July 13, 2011.

Wildlands League supports KI watershed protection plan.  July 11, 2011.

Council of Canadians supports historic Water Declaration by Kitchenuhymaykoosib Inninuwug First Nation.  July 7, 2011.

Earthroots calls on McGuinty to respect KI Water Declaration.  July 6, 2011.