What is sustainable procurement and how does it affect our day-to-day?
Working for Canada’s water future
Water: A deep dive into the work that’s being done to restore and preserve Canada’s waters, and what more needs to happen.
The future of Global Waters
What is Canada’s Water Agency and why is creating one necessary?
How ‘Support Local’ Actually Benefits YOU
How does ‘Support Local’ benefit the consumer? Here’s how!
Supporting Local in the Winnipeg Metro Region—Where to Start
Supporting local? How do you know where to go to support local? If you live in the Winnipeg Metro Region, this post has you covered!
How to support Manitoba businesses in a variety of ways
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Holiday Alley—an event you can count on
Many of us might be needing holiday spirit this year more than we ever have. Manitoba's most festive season is surely going to look quite different, which has people wondering if all of the beloved holiday festivities will be cancelled. While that may be the case for...
What a Difference One Year Can Make
What a difference a year can make. This time last year, we were hard at work preparing for our “Driving Competitiveness” event where we welcomed over 300 of Manitoba’s leaders to the release of For the Benefit of All—a report authored by Dr. Robert Murray that set the...
Overcoming vulnerabilities to become more resilient
"A lot of work on resilience has focused on the capacity to absorb shocks and still maintain function. But, there is also another aspect of resilience that concerns the capacity for renewal, re-organization, and development, which has been less in focus but is...
Resiliency vs. Sustainability
Resiliency vs sustainability for the Winnipeg Metropolitan Region.
Why do we keep talking about “resiliency” in Manitoba?
“We must plan to bend, so to not break.” — Lisa Strychar, A Report on Resiliency for the Partnership of the Manitoba Capital Region. What exactly is “resiliency” when it comes to Manitoba’s capital region? As cliché as it may be to start a piece of writing off with a...
Freshwater Alliance Panel – Q & A
I was fortunate enough to have taken part in the Agriculture Considerations for the Canada Water Agency workshop on June 25. The objective of this session was to hear from professionals working in governance on the issues related to agriculture and water—water...
Agriculture—how important is it really for Manitoba?
A look into how important agriculture is to all of Manitoba
Seven spots to hit for fishing in the Winnipeg Metropolitan Region
Amidst a time when everything feels restricted, today welcomes a weekend of loosening the reigns. From June 12 – 14th, all Manitoba residents have free access to all provincial parks as well as fishing without a license. So, it seems only logical to send some...