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As Canada reels from wildfire, First Nations hope for larger role

By Brian Osgood, Al Jazeera   

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July 5, 2023, Canada – With Canada in the throes of a record-breaking early wildfire season, the country’s Indigenous communities, which include First Nations, Metis, and Inuit peoples, say it is time for them to be given a more prominent role in shaping the country’s approach to fire and forest management. Al Jazeera reports. | READ MORE

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