About

The Decolonizing Water project is housed in the Department of Geography at the University of British Columbia. The goal of the project is to create a prototype of an Indigenous-led community-based water monitoring initiative that is rooted in Indigenous laws, and is a practical expression of Indigenous water governance. 

This project is funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada and the Pierre Elliot Trudeau Foundation. 

Community Partners 

Brinkman Forest Ltd., Centre for Indigenous Environmental Resources, Dechinta Centre for Research and Learning, Environmental Bio-Detection Products Inc., Hallenbeck Consultants, IndigenEYEZ, Keepers of the Water, Olthius Kleer Townshend LLP, New Energy Media, UBC MOA, Walter and Duncan Gordon Foundation, Tides Canada, West Coast Environmental Law, Violet Inch Records 

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