The Current | Nov 21, 2011 | 23:59
No Running water on Manitoba reserves
We've all seen the pictures, people without drinking water making the trek to the community pipe or the local lake, their water kept in a pail. Now take that image and look again because the people with the buckets live on First Nations reserves in Manitoba. There are 18-hundred homes on reserves in Canada without clean water and the community with the most desperate shortage is in Manitoba. We hear from a woman who says governments could solve this in 5 years.