Mitaanjigamiing First Nation
Economic Development

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Responsible for stimulating local economy and developing economic initiatives and opportunities for the community
  • Provides information, training and educational workshops to enhance employability skills
  • Responsible for working with the Lands and Resource department for development of plans for the use of traditional lands for community members
  • Works to access funding for band-owned business ventures
  • Provides coaching in areas such as business plan development and assistance in obtaining financial support for people wanting to start own business

Initiatives Mitaanjigamiing First Nation (MFN) is involved with include:
  • Collaboration with other community members/groups for the development of the Mitaanjigamiing First Nation Strategic Plan
  • Affiliations with ongoing mining initiatives including Canadian Malarctic and New Gold
  • Possible development of an Eco Tourism Lodge
  • Discussions with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry concerning formalization of co-management of a campsite on Crown Land at Boffin Lake
  • Signing of a cooperation agreement with the Region 1 MĂ©tis Nation of Ontario regarding MitaanjigamiingÂ’s Treaty Land Entitlement Claim
  • Forest industry activities
  • Representation in the Rainy Lake Tribal Development Limited Partnership
  • Board member representative on Grand Council Treaty #3 Trapper's Board
Comments
Tribal Council: Pwi-di-goo-zing Ne-yaa-zhing Advisory Services
Political Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3)
Treaty #3
Eligibility
Members of Mitaanjigamiing First Nation
Application Process
Call for information
Fees
None
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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Agency Information
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On October 7, 2019

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