Science + Culture

Kitatipithitamak Mithwayawin: Indigenous-led planning and responses to coronavirus

IEG is a partner on the Kitatipithitamak Mithwayawin project. The team is being led by Stephane McLachlan at the University of Manitoba and an Advisory Council made up of Health Directors, Tribal Councils, and Health authorities from Manitoba and Ontario.

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Digital Health Initiative
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As a part of the project, IEG is supporting the Digital Health Initiative, which aims to:

There is still room for additional communities to participate, and IEG is available to support communities if they are interested in participating. If you would like more information or to discuss next steps, please reach out to Megan Firth at

A community outreach package is also available with more information about the initiative.