NRCan Program Policy Analysis


Project Brief In collaboration with Natural Resources Canada (NRCan), Dr. Heather Castleden (Queen’s University) will co-lead a project with Dr. Derek Kornelsen (President, Rootstalk Resources) that will undertake a research project over the course of NRCan's Impact Canada – Off-Diesel Challenge.[1] The goal of the project will be to understand gaps in the [...]

Bras d’Or Lakes CEPI


Project Brief This project aims to foster and deepen reconciliation amongst Bras d'Or Lakes Collaborative Environmental Planning Initiative (CEPI) members and stakeholders, in collaboration with the Unama'ki Institute of Natural Resources. It supports CEPI’s goals to establish a renewed and nuanced commitment to Two-Eyed Seeing within the organization and to explore possibilities for [...]

Indigenous Women in Renewable Energy


Project Brief In consideration of the programmatic objectives of A SHARED Future to consider Sex and Gender in our research, Melissa Quesnelle (Indigenous Sustainable Structures Collaborative, 20/20 Catalyst Alumnus) and Heather Castleden (Queen’s University) are proposing to host a series of Invitational Gatherings of Indigenous Women and gender-diverse persons who are leaders and/or [...]