Cost of Living

What's missing and what works between the private sector and Indigenous nations

As protesters in multiple locations across the country have set up rail blockades, we look at what's gone wrong with deals like Coastal GasLink and how they compare to others.

How the deals behind the Coastal GasLink pipeline compare to other agreements

Demonstrators set up a blockade across CN's main rail line in Edmonton on Feb. 19 in support of the Wet'suwet'en hereditary chiefs in opposition to a natural gas pipeline project in British Columbia. (Craig Ryan/CBC)

As protesters in multiple locations across the country have set up rail blockades, we look at what's gone wrong with deals like Coastal GasLink and how they compare to others.

In the past, private interests have brokered lucrative deals with Indigenous nations many times without turmoil.

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What are we missing this time around and what can we learn? Paul Haavardsrud explores the issue in an interview with Carol Anne Hilton, founder and CEO of the Indigenomics Institute.


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