Governance & Wealth Creation with Dr. Manley Begay

On Saturday November 16th, 2019 the NEDC hosted Dr Manley Begay to share his knowledge on the topic of Governance and Wealth Creation for First Nations communities. His presentation and decades of experience focus on the questions, “Why are some Nations economically successful while others struggle to succeed?”

Dr. Begay breaks this complex questions into five well thought out categories that he has observed as being required for Nations to thrive. These categories include:

  1. The “Jurisdiction / Sovereignty / Self-Rule” Attitude
  2. Having ...
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Iron Dog Books unique bookstore wins NEDC Best New Business 2018

Iron Dog Books is a mobile book store. YES, I said mobile!  This unique business is designed to provide a convenient and playful experience to get you your reading fix in areas that do not have a bookstore.  They get a lot of media attention since they started.

Hillary Atleo, of Anishinaabe descent, and her husband Cliff, an Ahousaht First Nation member own ...

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